Counselling

Update on Counselling Services

Due to the COVID-19 situation, Student Counselling staff are currently working remotely and would be pleased to assist you via phone or Zoom video counselling. 

Starting September 7, 2021, students will have the option of meeting with a counsellor in-person – by appointment only.  The doors will be locked and a student with an appointment will be invited in by their counsellor.   The options to meet with a counsellor via Zoom or phone will continue.   

If you would like to explore counselling services, please call or email us.  For details, see Contact Us

NOTE:  The Anxiety Disorders Association of Manitoba (ADAM) has set up a new support line to assist people who are struggling with anxiety about COVID-19.   Hours: M-F 9 am-9 pm; Sat-Sun 10 am-4 pm.  Please call 204.925.0040.

 

What Counselling Services are offered at UWinnipeg?

Personal counselling is available for free to any student currently registered at UWinnipeg in an undergraduate or graduate program; the English Language Program (ELP); or in Professional, Applied and Continuing Education (PACE).

Counselling can cover a wide range of concerns.  Topics might include relationships, homesickness, procrastination, work-life balance, grief, addiction, abuse, anxiety, difficulty eating, sexual orientation, suicide.

 

For assistance 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, please contact these community resources:

  • Klinic Crisis Line | 204.786.8686
  • Klinic Sexual Assault Line | 204.786.8631 
  • Manitoba Suicide Phone Line | 1.877.435.7170
  • Winnipeg Regional Health Authority Mobile Crisis Services | 204.940.1781
  • Crisis Response Centre | 817 Bannatyne Ave.