Recognizing that mental health issues are inextricably intertwined with academic functioning, spiritual development, and interpersonal success, Northwestern College provides a quality professional counseling service for our students. Our goal is to maximize each student’s functioning in order to enable students to take full advantage of their NWC education so they can engage in faithful and courageous learning and living.
Licensed professional therapists provide private, confidential therapy for students facing emotional, relational or other issues to help them cope, alter behavior and solve problems. The therapists also provide mental health information, run support groups, and plan events to raise awareness for mental health issues. Students may seek help during times of difficulty or with challenges of any kind, including: