Counseling Services

Counseling helps students understand and clarify their views of their life- space, and to learn to reach their self-determined goals through meaningful, well-informed choices and through resolution or problems of and emotional or interpersonal nature. (Burks and Steffire, 1979)


Counseling is Free · Counseling is Confidential

Seeking and accepting help through counseling services is a positive and responsible step toward stabilizing your mood, being solution focused, and learning symptom reduction.

Office hours:                    8:00 am – 4:00 pm.                             Evening appointments may be scheduled.

OfficeLocation:             Main Hall East Wing 138

To Schedule a Counseling Appointment

In case of a life-threatening emergency, call 911, or Campus Police at 304-336-8021.

For information on our Behavioral Intervention Team, please click on BIT.



The Learning and Student Development Center is committed to motivating students to be successful, providing avenues for academic and cultural support, and developing opportunities for connecting students to the West Liberty University community. In this developmental process, students are encouraged to engage in programs and services that will help them realize their potential. The Learning and Student Development Center blends the following offices and services to address student’s needs and assist in a positive college experience.