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Welcome

The Counselling and Personal Development Service is a professional, confidential and free service, which is available to all registered undergraduate and postgraduate DCU students.

The service provides one-to-one psychological counselling and specialist input on a wide range of personal, academic, family, social, psychological and mental health issues that hinder a student’s academic performance in a non-judgmental and open manner. This includes support and help at time of immediate crisis.

Our Service

Welcome to the Counselling and Personal Development Service website. These webpages provide information on a range of supports that are available to you through this service. They include :

  • One to one psychological and confidential counselling
  • A 24/7 free phone for students to register with the service and when urgent,to speak with a counsellor on the phone
  • A mindfulness,wellbeing and stress reduction lunchtime series with online resources including podcasts,student handbook and videolinks
  • Anxiety,stress and low mood workshops
  • Bereavement facilitated student forums
  • Online cognitive behavioural therapy for anxiety
  • Online self-help wellbeing practices and information including bibliotherapy
  • A free phone service to talk with a DCU Counsellor after hours, including weekends and bank holidays.

Do please explore further here what is available to you.