Counseling and Wellness Services

Student Wellness Counselor

CUNY SPH is pleased to announce that Sherry Adams, LCSW, has joined the staff as a Student Wellness Counselor. Sherry has over 12 years of experience in the field of social work.


Student Counseling Services

Students seeking counseling sessions may contact Sherry Adams for free and confidential individual and group counseling sessions. To make an appointment, please do one of the following:

After Hours Services

For students in the U.S. please use the following 24/7 resources for after-hours support:

NYC WELL Mental Health Referral and Crisis Resource
Text WELL to 65173
Call 1-888-NYC-WELL (1-888-692-9355)

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Text HELP to 741741
Call 1-800-273-8255

The Trevor Project Lifeline (LGBTQIA+ Support)
Text START to 678678

For international students please see the list of international mental health support hotlines and helplines by country:

Coping During COVID-19

The CDC has provided guidance on ways to cope with stress and anxiety related to COVID-19.