The Counseling And Wellness Team at New College of Florida strives to support a thriving student body and transformative college experience that connects students with themselves, the community, and the world by providing culturally sensitive, empirically supported, and progressive programming. Our holistic wellness philosophy is the foundation for all of our services.
In Case of Emergency
If you are having a health emergency, please call 911. If you have a health-related crisis between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through 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 3.
Information shared by you in assessment and counseling sessions will be treated with the strictest confidentiality and in most instances will not be disclosed to anyone without your written permission. Learn more about the confidentiality of our services.
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 and USF Sarasota-Manatee 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.