My Mental Health
If you or somebody else is in a life-threating situation, experiencing a crisis or in severe distress, please call 999.
You may also contact Campus Security by calling +44 (0) 141 330 444.
If you need to talk to someone now, call The Samaritans on 116 123.
I want to access support online
The Big White Wall
You can access free peer and professional mental health support online by joining The Big White Wall.
The University provides a library of information and resources to help you look after your mental health.
I want to speak to someone
One-off Counselling Consultations
If you would like to speak to a University Counsellor you can book a one-off 50 minute consultation.
Appointments become available at 09:00 on the day and are allocated on a first come, first served basis.
Consultations are also available in Mandarin.
- Book a one-off consultation online
Blocks of Counselling Sessions
If you would like to speak to a University Counsellor over a more extended period of time, you can register for a block of counselling sessions.
Be aware that during term time you may wait up to three months for your initial assessment appointment.
- Find out more and register for a block of counselling sessions online
Peer Supporters are trained students who provide a listening ear to their peers, and offer confidential emotional and practical support.
There are currently Peer Support programmes in:
I want to access help outside of the University
External Counselling & Support Services
You can find a directory of counselling & support services available beyond the University here: