Mental Health and Wellness

Emergency Assistance

If you encounter a student in immediate danger to themselves or other, call 911 immediately.

Crisis Resources

Students can access mental health professionals 24/7 by calling Health Advocate’s Student Assistance Program hotline at 1-855-384-1800

Campus Security

In case of a campus emergency, contact: 1-302-547-0988

About the MHWC

The mission of the Mental Health and Wellness Center (MHWC) is to cultivate wellness individually for each student in the interest of growth and success beyond the classroom. The services of the Center are designed to assist in the following circumstances: sobriety management, reduction of anxiety/depressive symptoms, development of coping skills, improving interpersonal relationships, and more.


The MHWC is housed in Jackson Residence Hall, with a ground entrance across from Franta Residence Hall.

Schedule An Appointment

Mailing Address:

4701 Limestone Road
103 Jackson Hall
Wilmington, DE 19808

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The MHWC providers maintain the confidential & protected health information of our clients. Information shared in confidence must be breached in circumstances where serious and foreseeable harm is imminent, and/or when disclosure is necessary to protect a client or others. Confidentiality must be breached when additional legal requirements demand. Confidentiality boundaries and limitations is discussed with each client in an ongoing fashion.

Services Offered

The MHWC offers all Goldey-Beacom College students professional mental health counseling free of charge.

Clinical Services

Short term clinical services are offered to students as needed. These services include, but are not limited to, initial appointments to determine the level of support needed, short-term therapy/consultations, and long-term community referrals. Services can be accessed by emailing to schedule an initial appointment.

Drop In Hours

Drop In Hours are available throughout the academic year to afford students the ability to receive informal support from the MHWC without an appointment. These hours are sent out in student newsletters and posted on the MHWC social media.

Student Organization

Active Minds at Goldey-Beacom College acts as an informal network of connection for students passionate about mental health or those looking to gain more information regarding mental health topics. For more information, or to join the organization, email

Support Us Supporting Our Students

The Mental Health and Wellness Center works diligently to foster wellness in each of our students. Making a gift to support the MHWC helps efforts to support students and the Goldey-Beacom College Community.