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Students can wait up to two months for couselling services. (Kyla Dewar/Ryersonian Staff)

New counselling staff hired in response to high demand for services

Ryerson students seeking one-on-one counselling services currently wait over two months for regular sessions with university counsellors. But Sarah Thompson, clinical co-ordinator at the Centre for Student Development and Counselling (CSDC) says that new staff will arrive on Feb. 6 to help alleviate the wait periods. Wait times at Ryerson vary based on the level of urgency as well as […]

by Kyla Dewar· · Health, News, On Campus, Top stories
Posters at the Ryerson counselling centre . (Jayna Rana / Ryersonian Staff)

New open support groups to help students on counselling centre waitlist

Cuddles with a therapy dog and tips to cope with unwelcome thoughts are just a couple of the ways four new groups launched by Ryerson’s counselling centre in March will deal with high demand and long wait times for appointments. The groups will serve as alternative methods of helping upwards of 50 students who are not in crisis but are […]

by Jayna Rana· · News, On Campus, Top stories