Our wellness philosophy is the foundation of all our services. Through empathy and collaboration, we partner with the individual to empower and encourage them on their paths towards autonomy and personal success. We provide comprehensive services that are empirically supported and value all people to develop and improve the wellbeing of students in the community.
In Case of Emergency
If you are having a health emergency, call 911.
If you have a health-related crisis between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday – Friday , please contact the Counseling and Wellness Center: (941) 487-4254.
If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please call (941) 487-4254 option 2.
Counseling & Wellness Center
Counseling services include our clinical counseling services, groups program, and outreach & engagement services.
The Victim Advocate is available 24/7 to assist victims of crime, sexual assault, and partner violence. You can reach our Victim Advocate by calling or texting 941-504-8599. For assistance, leave a message with your phone number and your call will be returned as soon as possible.
Student Health Services
The Counseling and Wellness Center provides medical services including a range of primary care, referral, and educational services, for currently enrolled New College students.
Health Education offers a range of services to students, including workshops for clubs and student organizations, residence hall programs, large-scale campus programming, and individual support sessions. In addition to campus wide programming that focuses on general health topics, interpersonal violence prevention, alcohol & other drug harm reduction, safer sexual health education, healthy relationships, stress management, mental health awareness topics, bystander intervention, “Party Smart” training and other topics as requested.