Student Counselling

Other Services and Organisations

There are external organisations that can give you help over the phone, provide long-term counselling (though there may be long waiting times) or run specific support groups.

Crisis Support

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis now, there are several people you can call for help.

University of Edinburgh Services

Below is a list of some of the services offered by the University of Edinburgh that you might find helpful.

Specialist Services in the Edinburgh Area

Only available to specific client groups or to clients living in specific areas of Edinburgh.

General Counselling Options

General counselling options within Edinburgh area and further afield.


A number of helplines are available to provide general or specific help with mental and emotional health and wellbeing.