Welcome to SCC Mental Health Services


A mental health counselor is available to assist all current St. Charles Community College credit students. If you have any personal issues that are interfering with your success, the counselor is here to help. The mental health counselor is not an academic advisor. If you need academic advising, call 636-922-8241.

Counseling sessions are:

  • Free of charge
  • Confidential
  • Short-term and solution-focused
  • 45-50 minutes in length

Common Problems Addressed in Mental Health Counseling

Problems can seem large or small; issues can be very different from person to person. No two people look at or experience the world in exactly the same way. Here are some common concerns of community college students:

  • Difficulty adjusting to the community college
  • Anxiety related to school work and tests
  • Anxiety related to meeting new people
  • Adjustment issues of international students
  • Balancing the demands of school, family, relationships and work
  • Difficulty with time management
  • Having a friend in distress
  • Grief and loss
  • Depressed moods and mood swings
  • Thoughts of self-harm/self-harming behaviors
  • Anger management and conflict resolution
  • Poor concentration
  • Low motivation
  • Family issues
  • Sexuality issues
  • Alcohol and other drug use, abuse and other addictive behaviors
  • Problems associated with eating and maintaining a healthy body image
  • Dating and relationship issues
  • Date rape and other sexual assault trauma


See appointments for information on how to make an appointment.

Contact Info

Campus Mental Health Services

Administration Building 
Room 1204, Office S

Available Hours

Monday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Walk-In Hours

To meet with a counselor during walk-in hours, an appointment is not needed, however, sessions will be shorter than a regular appointment.

Monday: 9-10:30 a.m.
Tuesday: 2-3 p.m.
Wednesday: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Thursday: 9-10:30 a.m.
Friday: 1:30-2:30 p.m.

After-hours crisis line, call:

Behavioral Health Response