Student Wellbeing

Sunset over the Western AuditoriumStudent Wellbeing delivers a range of professional, specialist services to support you with emotional, mental health, disability and health related issues.

All of our services are delivered by trained and experienced staff. We are based in the Hutton Hub and take a holistic and multi-disciplinary approach to the delivery of our services within Student Wellbeing to ensure that you get the best support possible.

If you want to find out more about Student Wellbeing contact our friendly frontline team who will be happy to talk you through the range of services we offer, help you to decide which is best for you and refer you on to one of our specialist staff.

Counselling support for students

Counselling

Being at university can be stressful as well as exciting. The University's Counselling Centre is a free support service for all students and staff...

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Mental health support

Mental health

Mental health support is integrated into all of our services....

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Chaplaincy

Chaplaincy

When all the studying and partying gets a bit much, you might find yourself stopping to think: What's it all about? Who am I? Why am I here?...

Read more about chaplaincy

Confidentiality of services

All staff in Student Wellbeing are committed to ensuring that your confidentiality is protected if you use our services.

We will not pass on personal information about you (including information on attendance within our services) to anyone outside Student Wellbeing, subject to the following exceptions:

  1. When you have given your consent that information may be disclosed.
  2. When it is believed that there is a serious risk to the personal safety of you or another person, staff may need to contact additional University colleagues or external services such as a GP or mental health team. Whenever possible we will discuss this with you in the first instance and seek your permission to do so, but in exceptional circumstances we may have to proceed without your consent.
  3. When the member of staff could be liable to civil or criminal court procedure if the information was not disclosed.

Student Wellbeing is a part of the Office of the Dean of Students.

Contact us

Email studentwellbeing@herts.ac.uk
Tel +44 (0)1707 284453
Twitter @WellbeingSvcs

If you are already a University of Hertfordshire student, come and see us in the Hutton Hub building on the College Lane campus.

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