Psychological Services

Psychological services are offered within a confidential atmosphere of safety and respect to assist individuals in addressing emotional and interpersonal issues that may be affecting their well-being. A wide variety of concerns may be addressed in counseling, including:

  • Managing stress
  • Improving relationships
  • Making transitions
  • Successfully adapting to academic programs or other life situations
  • Clarifying values
  • Changing behavior patterns
  • Dealing with feelings of depression, anxiety, grief, loneliness, or anger.

Services offered include:

  • Individual counseling
  • Couples counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Group counseling
  • Psychological testing
  • Crisis Intervention

If additional services or resources are needed for adequate treatment, then appropriate, professional referrals will be provided

SOM-Wichita Students may receive individual counseling onsite in Wichita at: http://wichita.kumc.edu/education/school-of-medicine/student-services/health.html#Personall.

SOM-Salina Students may receive individual counseling onsite in Salina at: http://www.kumc.edu/school-of-medicine/salina/student-services-and-affairs/counseling-and-support-services.html  

Telemental Health Service Disclaimer - We appreciate the opportunity to work with students and residents who are unable to meet face to face onsite for some psychological services.  However, the initial meeting MUST be face to face onsite at the KUMC- Kansas City campus in Counseling & Educational Support Services.  At the initial appointment, the provider will determine the appropriateness of video or telephone consultations for future sessions.  Please know that  telemental health services have limitations and are not appropriate to resolve all  psychological concerns.  If telemental health services are determined not to be appropriate, referrals to community resources will be provided. 

Last modified: Sep 04, 2014
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