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Counseling Services

Personal Counseling is available for students with various problems that affect their academic pursuits. Students experiencing general stress, family problems, interpersonal conflict, or illness may benefit from consulting a counselor. Students are referred to resources in the community for intensive or on-going support. For additional information regarding counseling services or to schedule an appointment please contact the Student Success Center using the contact information below.

IMPORTANT: The Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Counseling Office does not maintain 24-hour access to telephone and email correspondence. Calls and emails received in the evenings and on weekends will not be returned until the next business day. If you have an emergency, please contact your local Mental Health Crisis Counselor, go to the nearest Emergency Room or 911.

  • Cambria County: 24 Hour Mental Health Crisis Number - 1.877.268.9463
  • Somerset County: 24 Hour Mental Health Crisis Number - 866.611.6467
  • Blair County: 24 Hour Hotline (CONTACT Altoona) - 814.946.9050
  • Huntingdon County: Tri-County Crisis Hotline - 1.800.929.9583

Student Success Center
1.888.385.7325 (PEAK)