Counselling Services

Counselling Services at Confederation College

Confederation College's Counselling Department provides a confidential and supportive environment for students to receive help and guidance on a variety of issues, such as stress, mental health, and personal conflicts. Our qualified and experienced counsellors offer personal counselling and may refer students to other college services or community resources as necessary. We believe that counselling is an essential part of student success and well-being, and we strive to empower students to reach their full potential. Our services are free of charge and available to all Confederation College students. Read on to learn more about our services and how to book an appointment.

Personal Counselling

The Counselling Department provides a safe, confidential place for students to get help and support in many areas including:

  • Stress
  • Crisis situations
  • Mental health issues
  • Depression or anxiety
  • Money problems
  • Interpersonal conflicts
  • Trauma
  • Gender identity
  • Suicide
  • Grief and loss

Personal counselling is provided by qualified, experienced counsellors and may involve referrals to other college services or community resources.

Book an Appointment

There are THREE OPTIONS to arrange an appointment with Counsellor: 

    Schedule an Appointment with a Counsellor 
  1. PHONE the Student Success Reception Desk at (807) 475-6618, or toll free at 1 (833) 330-1550.  Please leave a message and your call will be returned. 

  2. E-MAIL: 

College counsellors are expert partners in the safety, wellbeing and success of students.  Counsellors are skilled helping professionals who support students in meeting their potential and getting the most out of their educational experience.    

Counselling services are provided free of charge and are available to all Confederation College students.

Where are we?

Thunder Bay Campus

Location:  1st Floor, Shuniah Building in the Student Success Centre – Room 153
Hours:  Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. — 4:30 p.m.
To Arrange an Appointment:  Phone (807) 475-6618, or stop by the Student Success Centre; 

What services do we provide?

  • Personal Counselling
  • Career/Program Exploration

Career/Program Exploration

Career/program exploration involves helping people to make decisions about their future, such as:

  • College students who are considering a change in their program of study
  • Postsecondary graduates who are looking for post-graduate opportunities

The counselling department utilizes a number of interest, value and personality inventories which help in career/program exploration.

Contact Us

Shuniah Building, Room 153
Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm
(807) 475-6618
(807) 473-3744 – fax

1 (833) 330-1550 – toll-free