Student Counseling Services

HSC Student Counseling Services

When pursuing a career in the health sciences, there are times that the pressures, personal conflict, and other stressful situations can seem overwhelming. The goal of Student Counseling Services is to improve the quality of students' lives.

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Update

Telehealth: In response to University, state, and national guidelines, HSC Student Counseling Services is conducting all sessions via Zoom. Click here for instructions on how to schedule and access Telehealth sessions.

Telehealth instructions

Schedule an appointment!

There are several ways to schedule an appointment to see a counselor:

  • Call (405) 271-7336 Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • E-mail us at counselors@ouhsc.edu.  To protect your confidentiality, please limit your e-mail messages to scheduling information and also keep in mind that e-mails are checked during business hours listed above and responded to within 2 business days.
  • Drop by Suite 300 in the HSC Student Union during our business hours and talk to our administrative assistant.

We can help with a wide range of common concerns

  • ADHD/Learning Disabilities
  • Improving relationships
  • Adjustment Issues
  • Improving Study and Test Taking Skills
  • Anxiety
  • Internet Addiction
  • Changing behavior patterns
  • Making transitions
  • Clarifying values
  • Perfectionism
  • Coping Skills
  • Personal growth
  • Depression
  • Problems with drugs/alcohol
  • Difficulties adjusting to new culture
  • Sexual difficulties
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Stress Management
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Adapting to academic programs
  • Grief and Loss
  • Adapting to life situations
  • Identity, sexual identity and gender identity issues
  • Test Anxiety

Questions?

Visit the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for answers to commonly asked questions or give us a call at (405) 271-7336.