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RMU Counseling Center
"Sadly, too often, the stigma around mental health prevents people who need help from seeking it. But that simply doesn't make any sense. Whether an illness affects your heart, your arm or your brain, it's still an illness, and there shouldn't be any distinction. We would never tell someone with a broken leg that they should stop wallowing and get it together. We don't consider taking medication for an ear infection something to be ashamed of. We shouldn't treat mental health conditions any differently. Instead, we should make it clear that getting help isn't a sign of weakness - it's a sign of strength - and we should ensure that people can get the treatment they need." - Michelle Obama
RMU Counseling Center supports the academic mission of the University by providing
crisis intervention and short-term counseling services for all enrolled
students experiencing psychological problems or concerns. We strongly believe
Matter, support the six core values of Robert Morris University, and
seek to support an engaged and positive learning experience for all students.
Through our mission, the Counseling Center strives to:
enhance the educational experience of RMU students by addressing
the social, emotional, developmental, interpersonal, and cultural needs of
work with all available support networks including family,
partners, friends, faculty, staff, administrators, and coaches to create a
comprehensive treatment approach.
increase campus awareness and reduce stigma about mental health
work with students, staff, and faculty to foster a supportive and
welcoming campus environment.
provide evidence-based interventions that are beneficial to
students and engage in continuous quality improvement initiatives and
accomplish this mission through a variety of professional services, including
individual and group therapy; psychopharmacology; crisis intervention; drug
& alcohol and sexual violence educational programs; outreach, and
consultation. In addition to direct counseling services for students, the Counseling Center provides consultation, outreach, and education to the entire campus
The Robert Morris University Counseling Center is committed to embracing diversity in all its forms as a core value of our center. We are a multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary, and multi-theoretical staff striving to provide culturally competent clinical services and community interventions. We are dedicated to promoting an environment of respect and appreciation for the race, ethnicity, national origin, gender identity, age, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, physical/mental ability, and socioeconomic status of all students. We aim to provide a safe, welcoming, and affirming environment for all persons who utilize our services.
Patrick Henry, Lower Level
Township, PA 15108
Phone: 412.397.5900 Fax: 412.397.5920
Hours: Monday - Friday / 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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