Office of Health and Counseling Services

Office of Health and Counseling Services

The Office of Counseling Services provides university students with individual and group assistance for adapting to stressful situations while attending DSU. The professional staff are trained to help with clinical issues such as depression, anxiety, grief, anger, trauma and alcohol and drug abuse. The Center also provides alcohol, and chemical dependency information, brochures, and treatment referrals. Other services include assistance for: adjusting to the university environment; resolving relationship issues with a roommate, professor, parents or significant other; choosing a vocation; selecting a major; and, solving personal, social and educational difficulties.

Counseling services are also available to faculty and staff. These services are FREE and confidential to students, faculty and staff. To schedule a consultation with a counselor,  please click on the link below:

Due to technical difficulties, please schedule counseling appointments by contacting counselingandtesting@deltastate.edu or calling 662-846-4690.

Testing Services

Additionally, national standardized admission tests such as the ACT, ACT residual and MAT are administered.  Academic credit can be gained through the College Level Education Program (CLEP) administered in the office. Testing is done by appointment only. For further information and to schedule testing, please contact us at counselingandtesting@deltastate.edu.

Campus Counseling (Non-emergency reporting)

This form is used to report “non-emergency” behavioral, emotional and/or mental health concerns regarding DSU students. If you have questions regarding campus counseling services, please contact us at counselingandtesting@deltastate.edu or call us at (662) 846-4690.

Your health is important to us at Delta State University! O.W. Reily Student Health Services offers basic medical care and behavioral health consultation to the Delta State Community.

Student Health Services provides:

  • High quality, FREE, accessible, integrated health services
  • A safe environment respecting students of race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status and any other status protected by applicable state or federal law
  • Confidential services
    • HIPAA: The Privacy Rule, a federal law, gives you rights over your health information and sets rules and limits on who can look at and receive your health information.
    • FERPA: The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 is a federal law designed to protect the privacy of educational records; to establish the rights of students to inspect and review their education records.

The O.W. Reily Student Health Center offers a wide variety of general health and wellness services to ensure students are healthy. The nurse practitioners on staff of very knowledgeable and experienced.

Contact

Director

Kashanta Jackson
P:
(662) 846-4630

  Summer Hours

Monday – Thursday
7:00 AM – 5:30 PM