• Counseling Center

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    Counseling Center

  • Counseling Center


    The Lee University Counseling Center (LUCC) re-opened at 8:00 AM on Monday, January 5, 2015 (having been closed from December 20, 2014 until January 5, 2015).

    Until the first day of classes in January (Wednesday, January 14, 2015), LUCC direct services are available during regular business hours only for mental health crises potentially involving harm to self or others. During this time period, we will not be providing other regular mental health services or intake appointments. We will resume intake procedures and other counseling services on the first day of classes (Wednesday, January 14, 2015).

    Returning clients may contact LUCC after January 5 to begin scheduling sessions for the semester. Returning clients must contact LUCC prior to 5:00 PM on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, in order to retain their existing counselors.


     The Lee University Counseling Center (LUCC) exists to provide professional and psychological services to support the holistic personal and emotional development of Lee University students. Caring and highly qualified therapists ensure a safe and confidential environment for all clients. All LUCC services are provided at no cost to qualified enrolled Lee University students. Students, faculty, and staff can find more resources on LUCC's Portico site. 

    The LUCC offers a wide range of mental health services, including:

    • Individual and couples
    • Pre-marriage counseling
    • Group therapy
    • Psycho-educational workshops
    • Referral to other specialists
    • Referral to contract psychiatrist and/or psychiatric nurse practitioner (reserved exclusively for those involved in on-going counseling at the LUCC)
    • Faculty/staff consultation
    • Outreach programming
    • Graduate Intern Training Program

    The LUCC is committed to offering confidential services addressing issues such as:

    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Traumatic Experiences
    • Sexual Issues
    • Grief and Loss
    • Eating and Body Image Concerns
    • Relationship Difficulties
    • Stress
    • Time Management
    • Substance Concerns
    • Homesickness
    • Academic Challenges
    • Self-Esteem


    8:00a.m. - 5:00p.m. (Monday-Friday)
    Closed 12:00p.m. - 1:00p.m. (Monday-Friday for lunch)
    10:30 a.m. - 11:30a.m. (Tuesdays & Thursdays for chapel)