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Counseling Services


If you and/or another person are in danger, call 911 immediately. If you are on campus and need immediate assistance, please call 2020 from a campus phone or 843-553-5896 from any other phone. 


Charleston Southern University's Counseling Services offers professional mental health services in the form of personal counseling from a perspective which integrates Christian theology and psychology. 


We offer professional services for a wide range of issues including (but not limited to):

  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Social Anxiety
  • Eating Concerns
  • Academic Problems
  • Anger Management
  • Substance Abuse
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress and Time Management

Charleston Southern University

Upcoming Events

  • Arrive Alive Tour: Distracted and Drunk Driving Simulator (Wednesday August 26 from Noon - 6:00 pm outside near the Whitfield Center for Christian Leadership)
    • Join us for the Arrive Alive Tour where you will be able to participate in the distracted/drunk driving simulator. There will also be games, candy/snacks, and prizes for students who participate. 
    • Arrive Alive's mission is to heighten awareness to the dangers and consequences of distracted/drunk driving.

  • National Suicide Prevention Week 2015 (September 7-11)
    • Join us for an alternate chapel with speaker Dennis Gillan on Wednesday September 9th at 8 p.m. Chapel credit will be given.
    • Dennis lost his brothers Mark and Matthew to suicide and after years of sitting on his hands, he is now ready to tell his story with the sincere hope that he can help one person chose life and spare a family the turmoil his family has felt. His website is

Charleston Southern University

Counseling Center
Office Hours: 9:00 AM-5:00 PM Monday-Friday
Location: Russell West, 2nd floor
To schedule an appointment call CSU Counseling Services line at 843-863-8010
Questions? Contact Us


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Trident United Way 2-1-1

To speak with someone about getting help or for information about mental health and community resources, please call Trident United Way’s 2-1-1  Hotline or 843-744-HELP (4357) from a mobile phone.


Contact Us

To schedule an appointment, call CSU Counseling Services line at: 843-863-8010.