Support and Counseling
PCA&D provides multiple options to support student mental health and wellness.
VCG : Teletherapy service
The Virtual Care Group (VCG) is a 24/7/365 teletherapy service available to all currently enrolled PCA&D students. VCG connects students to a diverse, nationwide network of licensed mental health providers available online anytime, anywhere. VCG providers offer a wide variety of specialties and services available in 200+ languages. This service is available at no cost to students.
Services available to students through VCG include:
- Unlimited scheduled teletherapy appointments available daytime hours, evenings, and weekends
- 24/7/365 on-demand counseling and crisis intervention services
- Unlimited scheduled sessions with licensed professional coaches (including financial planners, nutritionists, and Certified Life Coaches)
- Full calendar year mental health support (available during academic breaks)
Lyceum : mental health group
Lyceum is a weekly support group open to all PCA&D students. Led by Student Success Advisor Kaity Nordhoff, the group meets every Tuesday at 7pm for conversation and activities around mental health, coping strategies, and peer support. Students interested in learning more about Lyceum can contact email@example.com.
Mental Health Support & Care Navigation
If you are in need of mental health support beyond what is listed above or have questions about any PCA&D resources, please contact Student Success Advisor Kaity Nordhoff in person or at firstname.lastname@example.org. Help is available to explore additional care options, financial assistance, accommodations, and other concerns around mental health and wellness that students may have.