Counseling and Consulting Services

The Ohio State University’s Counseling and Consulting Services aims to promote the well-being and academic success of students through access to diverse mental health services and outreach. They offer individual and group mental health services, psychoeducational prevention and outreach programming to currently enrolled undergraduate, graduate and professional students. CCS are also available to work with spouses/partners of students who are covered by the Comprehensive Student Health Insurance.

Students are welcome to seek out Confidential counseling appointments. These individual counseling sessions are conducted through Zoom are available to all current Ohio State students. To request an appointment, students will first need to schedule a phone screening appointment

Additionally, CCS offers “Let’s Talk” – a brief and confidential consultation with a CCS clinician. This program offers one-on-one, 15 to 20-minute informal mental health consultation with a CCS staff member. These consultations are available on a first-come, first served basis. If you are interested in scheduling a Let's Talk consultation session, please visit the Let's Talk Sign-Up site for more information.

CCS staff is able to help students out with: 

  • Stress Management
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationship Problems
  • Transitions in Life
  • Identity Exploration
  • Substance Use
  • Eating Concerns
  • Feeling Overwhelmed
  • Academic Adjustment

The Counseling & Consultation Service staff are also able to offer therapy sessions in the following languages:

  • Cantonese Chinese
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malay
  • Mandarin Chinese
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese
  • Yoruba