Conestoga Student Success



Confidential, one-to-one appointments with counsellors are available to help full-time students work through issues affecting their mental health. There is no cost to meet with a counsellor and appointments can be made at all campuses.

Please visit our mental health support page for more mental health resources available to Conestoga College students.

Support for mental health and wellness issues

Counselling appointments are available to book in advance at all campuses. A limited amount of same-day appointments are available at Doon Campus on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Our counsellors provide short-term mental health support in a variety of areas. 

  • Anxiety and stress
  • Depression
  • Thoughts of suicide or self-harm
  • Trauma (i.e. sexual or physical assault)
  • Feeling overwhelmed and not able to function
  • Relationships
  • Goal setting
  • Building resiliency 
Contact us to book an appointment.

What you need to know about your appointment

  • Services are available to full-time students with a valid ONEcard (student ID). 
  • All services are free of charge, voluntary and confidential.
  • Individual counselling sessions last up to 50 minutes.
  • Patients must complete an intake form before their initial appointment, so please arrive early to give yourself time to fill this in. 
  • After your first session, a range of one (1) to eight (8) additional appointments will be determined based on your goals and needs. 
  • Counsellors may provide referrals to community resources if required.
Please visit our Privacy and Confidentiality page for details on our commitment to student information security. 
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