Washington and Lee University is committed to the development of the whole person. Therefore, a highly trained and experienced counseling staff is available to help students with a variety of difficulties that might impact not only a student's academic work, but overall sense of well-being. University Counseling provides direct psychotherapy services, assessment of academic problems, and (with student consent) collaboration with faculty, administrative personnel, or parents to provide necessary supports for struggling students. Psychiatric consultation is also available.
The University Counseling Center can help you with:
This short video provides an introduction to mental health and mental health services for international students in the U.S. The video seeks to demystify a complex topic, and covers mental health awareness and warning signs, dispels myths, and shows ways to seek treatment on college campuses.