Student Counselling

Contact us

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic we are working remotely and our answering machine is not being monitored. Please contact us by email ( if you would like to speak to a counsellor. We are currently offering brief telephone consultation but not face to face counselling appointments.

Make a new appointment

If you would like to arrange a telephone consultation with the Counselling Service, please complete our online form. We will get back in touch with you within a few days.

Counselling referral form

Our process – what to expect when you refer yourself to Student Counselling

If you are having trouble using the form please email us so that we can help.

If you need support right now, there are several numbers you can call – even if you’re not based in the UK.

Crisis support


Cancel or change an existing appointment

Please email us with as much notice as possible if you can’t make it to a scheduled appointment.

Cancellation policy

Student Counselling Service

Contact details

Worried about a student?

If you are a friend, family member or tutor of a student who is coming to us for counselling, please read the information on this site before getting in touch.

Staff members - supporting your students

Friends and family

Counselling placements

If you are a trainee counsellor looking for a placement, we may be able to help. Call or email us using the details above.

Find our offices

When you are offered an appointment, we will tell you where it will be. You can find our offices on campus maps.

Main Library (George Square)

Moray House Lodge

Paterson's Land (Holyrood Road) (semesters only)

Murchison House, King's Buildings (semesters only)