Common reasons for same day emergency appointments include, but are not limited to:

  • Thoughts of suicide
  • Thoughts of wanting to hurt someone else
  • Recent traumatic event
  • Recent death of a loved one
  • Recent abuse or assault

If you are in need of an urgent (same day) appointment at the Counseling Center, please call the office at 518-783-2342.  All urgent/crisis appointments will complete a brief phone screening prior to coming to the Counseling Center.  If it is determined that the student should attend an in-person appointment, we will inform the student and you after the screening phone call. 

If you are seriously considering suicide and need to speak to someone immediately:

CALL PUBLIC SAFETY AT 518-783-2999

                         OR

                     DIAL 911