HUHS Student Mental Health Services provides assessment, treatment, education, and consultation to support the well being and functioning of Harvard students. Our staff is trained and experienced in dealing with issues specific to university students. We encourage you to schedule an appointment to discuss personal concerns and develop new ways of resolving issues. No concern is too small.
Your medical information is private and can only be shared with others if you give permission. Student Mental Health Services will not share your medical information with parents, faculty, or deans without your consent. See Privacy and Compliance for our full policy.
How to get the most out of my counseling sessions
Student Mental Health Services offers Harvard students comprehensive outpatient care for a wide variety of mental health concerns, such as anxiety, depression, stress/crisis management, transitional issues, grief, and eating, sexual or relationship concerns.
- Individual counseling
- Group counseling
- Medication management
- Peer counseling
- Urgent care (24 hours a day)
How do I make an appointment to see a clinician at SMHS
Referrals from your primary care clinician are not necessary to make an appointment in this practice. Please note that this practice is only available to students.
To view a list of clinicians who are part of Student Mental Health Services, please see the box located to the left.
Harvard University Group Health Plan (HUGHP) patients, retirees, and their dependents seeking mental health appointments should contact our Behavioral Health practice.