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Counseling Services

Counseling Center Hours

Office Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday
Location: Russell West, 2nd floor
To schedule an appointment, call CSU Counseling Services line at 843-863-8010.

Charleston Southern University's Counseling Services offers professional mental health services in the form of personal counseling from a perspective which integrates Christian theology and psychology.


We offer professional services for a wide range of issues including (but not limited to):

  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Social Anxiety
  • Eating Concerns
  • Academic Problems
  • Anger Management
  • Substance Abuse
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress and Time Management

New service for Veteran Students

Veterans Integration to Academic Leadership (V.I.T.A.L) Initiative
The mission of VITAL is to provide world-class healthcare and improve the overall mental health of Veterans, while supporting their successful integration into college and university campuses through:

  • Promotion of positive cohesion between Veterans and the entire learning community through campus and community clinical education and training.
  • Seamless access to VA healthcare services and on-campus clinical counseling.
  • Providing efficient care coordination of all available services.


If you and/or another person are in danger, call 911 immediately. If you are on campus and need immediate assistance, please call Campus Security (ext. 2020) from a campus phone or 843-553-5896 from any other phone.


To speak with someone about getting help or for information about mental health and community resources, please call Trident United Way’s 2-1-1 Hotline or 843-744-HELP (4357) from a mobile phone.

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