Staff Counselling

Coronavirus (COVID-19 update)

The Staff Counselling Service continues to operate a service during the Coronavirus pandemic.  We are doing this in line with University and Government guidelines and in the interests of your health and safety.  At present we are offering services in person, by video via Microsoft Teams and Telephone.  Please use our registration form to register for an appointment. 

We can be contacted by email at

If you are having a mental health crisis right now, find numbers you can call for help.

Togetherall  is an online support network, available 24/7, guided by trained professionals.  It is free to all staff at the University of Edinburgh.

The Foundation for Positive Mental Health is working with the University of Edinburgh to provide free access to the Feeling Good App.

SilverCloud is a package of online mental health treatment programmes, mostly based on CBT, which help people overcome common mental health problems.