We are available to design and to implement presentations, programs, or workshops on a wide variety of psychology topics. UCS staff members are also trained as consultants to work with students or student groups to identify and to work toward more effective personal, interpersonal, and organizational/group functioning. Let us know how we can work for you. Call to request a consultation or program today.
UCS program offerings include:
Check out “Shrink-Rap” – the UCS newsletter with campus resources, and tips for minding your mental health.
Outreach Services Eligibility Standards
- Programs conducted at the UCS including psycho-educational groups, theme groups, or one-time programs are open to registered UI students only.
- UCS invited presentations by UI campus units or organizations are open to those affiliated with the requesting unit and those invited by that unit.
- UCS invited presentations by community agencies are open to those affiliated with the requesting agency and those invited by that agency.
Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation in order to participate in any of these programs, please contact the University Counseling Service at 335-7294 in advance to discuss your needs.
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