Student Counseling Center

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Student Counseling

Student Counseling Center (SCC) offers students the opportunity to explore personal concerns with a professionally trained counselor dedicated to helping students help themselves in a supportive and confidential environment.

Counseling Options


We utilize a brief therapy model.  The number of sessions varies depending on student need.


Student Counseling Center staff provide couples counseling for students and their partners. The number of sessions vary depending on student need.


We offer group sessions on an as needed basis. The group process allows students to receive support, learn to interact more effectively with others and to develop more satisfying relationships.

Substance Abuse

We assist students concerned about their own or someone else's substance abuse through individual appointments, education or other available programs.

Educational and Career

All students face decisions about selecting a major and planning a career. Typically, a student will contact Career and Advising Services, located in RCH 110, (208) 792-2313, to begin the education and career decision making process.

Residual ACT Testing Call Student Counseling at (208) 792-2211 to make an appointment. ACT Testing Questions or to schedule your ACT test.

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Student Health Self Evaluation Sexual Violence Prevention Program Crisis Text Line Text START to 741-741

LCSC Student Counseling and Disability Services

If you have a Mental Health Crisis

After Hours, please call:

Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline 1 (208) 398-HELP (4357)

Lewiston Mental Health Crisis Line (208) 799-4440


For counseling emergencies, call the SCC office during business hours at (208) 792-2211. After hours, call the YWCA 24-hour Crisis Line at (208) 746-9655 or (800) 669-3176, or go to St. Joseph Regional Medical Center Emergency Room at 415 Sixth Ave, Lewiston, (208) 743-2511.