Mental and emotional wellness are essential for good health.
Coker University has partnered with MUSC TelePsych to provide students access to licensed mental health professionals, including psychiatrists. Students are especially encouraged to call for help in dealing with such common problems as homesickness, depression, sleep disturbances or inability to concentrate, as well as more urgent needs.
add remove Are counseling services free?Students should bring a photo ID and insurance cards at the time of the appointment. MUSC will work with uninsured students so they can still receive services.There is no limit on the number of sessions.
add remove Are walk-ins accepted or do I have to make an appointment?
Walk-ins are welcome and will be served on a first-come, first-served basis.Students should be referred to the student health center to make appointments.To book an appointment for counseling please contact the Student Health Center, please call (843) 917-4044.For on campus emergency after-hours assistance, contact Campus Safety immediately at 843-383-8140.For an off campus emergency, call 911.National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-273-8255
add remove Will the information I share during counseling be discussed with anyone else?
Student records are kept strictly confidential in compliance with state and federal law, including FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).
Student records cannot be released or disclosed without written consent of the patient/client except under the following conditions:
- In the event of a health or safety emergency
- Threat of harm to self or others
- Suspected child abuse
- Suspected abuse of elderly or disabled
- Court order or subpoena
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