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What can I do if I need urgent support at Edinburgh Napier?
Viewed 29611 times since Thu, Oct 13, 2016
What can I do if I need urgent support at Edinburgh Napier? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s staff & students ​If you need to speak to someone urgently: During office hours: contact Counselling & Mental Wellbeing by emailing counselling@n... Read More
Who are the University’s Counsellors?
Viewed 12838 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Who are the University's Counsellors? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students The Service is staffed by professionally qualified and experienced Counsellors. Read More
What if I need to speak to someone and the counselling service is closed?
Viewed 12555 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
What if I need to speak to someone and the counselling service is closed? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students If the University is closed and you need to speak to someone immediately see our crisis contacts page. Read More
What do people talk about during counselling?
Viewed 12548 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
What do people talk about during counselling? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students You can tell the Counsellor about anything that's bothering you, however large or small you think the problem is, and whether it is related to your studie... Read More
Is counselling confidential?
Viewed 12505 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Is counselling confidential? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Your Counsellor will not give information to tutors, family, friends, doctors or anyone else without your permission. The only time a counsellor might break confidentiality is ... Read More
Can I give feedback about counselling?
Viewed 12502 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Can I give feedback about counselling? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students We are committed to improving the service we offer students, and to do this we need your feedback. You are asked to fill in an online questionnaire when you end your ... Read More
Can I see a counsellor who is the same gender as me?
Viewed 12426 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Can I see a counsellor who is the same gender as me? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Counselling is about you, not about the counsellor, so really the counsellor's gender is not significant. However, if you do have a particular pref... Read More
How long does counselling last?
Viewed 12228 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
How long does counselling last? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students Counselling sessions normally last 40 minutes. Even if you are late, the appointment must end on time. If you are delayed, however, we still suggest that you attend for your... Read More
What happens when I meet my counsellor?
Viewed 12207 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
What happens when I meet my counsellor? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students It is a good idea to arrive a few minutes early, to make sure your appointment can start on time. Your counsellor will come and find you at your appointment time. Yo... Read More
Do I have to pay for counselling?
Viewed 12049 times since Mon, Oct 10, 2016
Do I have to pay for counselling? Aimed at:  Edinburgh Napier’s students No. Counselling is free for all students currently enrolled at Edinburgh Napier. Read More