Mission of Counseling Services at Epoka University is committed to providing a safe environment for students to discuss concerns which may impede academic progress and/or personal growth. The Counseling Service supports the development of the whole person and serves the Epoka University community by providing programs and workshops regarding mental health, wellness, and student success.
The aim of Counseling Services is to help our students in solving their individual, social, familiar and similar problems that they might face during their education.
The Counseling Service records are confidential and separate from your academic records. It is only in the rare instance where an individual may present a threat to harm themselves or others, may counseling information be shared without the individual's permission and then, only to the extent necessary to protect the individual or other persons being threatened.
Typical Counseling Issues:
- Family problems
- Eating disorders and body image issues
- Interpersonal and relationship issues
- Caregiver stress
- Grief and los
- Another person’s problem that affects you
Our principles are: Privacy, Trust and Respect for Human Rights