The Center for Health and Wellbeing offers a variety of integrated services and programs to support physical and mental health and help your student thrive during their time at UVM. We offer clinical services, groups, workshops, and events across campus. Here is some information about the Center for Health and Wellbeing’s services and programs that families might want to know.
The college experience is a significant transition for the families of college students.
The Center for Health and Wellbeing has locations across campus. Please see our Hours and Locations page for more information about where to find our different services.
Working With Families
The Center for Health and Wellbeing can consult with you about your concerns related to your student’s physical or mental health needs. Please call Student Health Services or Counseling and Psychiatry Services to set up an appointment.
Once your student has established care with us we cannot release any information about their care without their written permission. Please see our confidentiality statement for more information.
Urgent and Emergency Needs
In an emergency please call 911.
The Center for Health and Wellbeing offers same-day urgent appointments for both physical and mental health. On call providers can assist students after hours. You can learn more on our Emergency page.
If you are concerned about your student you can also submit a CARE form and someone will follow up with your student within 72 hours.
Your student’s medical care follows a primary care model. All students are assigned a primary campus provider at Student Health Services and appointments are with that provider whenever possible to create a consistent medical experience.
Mental Health Care
Counseling and Psychiatry Services (CAPS) offers a variety of ways to support your student’s mental health care. It offers a variety of services, including individual and group clinical care, drop-in counseling, mental health workshops, case management, and referrals to community clinicians through The Shrink Space.
Living Well at the Davis Center
The Center for Health and Wellbeing has a hub in the Davis Center. Living Well at the Davis Center is staffed by students and outreach staff who can answer questions and refer your student to a variety of services, programs, and events. Living Well at the Davis Center offers daily Let’s Talk drop-in counseling with CAPS clinicians and Student Health Services satellite clinics. It also offers therapy dogs, mindfulness classes, and workshops on topics like sexual health, relationships, body image, resiliency and more.
COUNSELING AND PSYCIATRY SERVICES:
- Phone: (802) 656-3340
- Fax: (802) 656-8022 (Jacobs House) or (802) 656-9537 (Redstone Campus)
STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES:
- Phone: (802) 656-3350
- Fax: (802) 656-8001
LIVING WELL AT THE DAVIS CENTER:
- Phone: (802) 656-0441