During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, UNBC Counselling Services will continue to operate during regular hours (Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm - closed for lunch 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm). However, our office is closed to the public and appointments can be booked via telephone at 250-960-6369 or email at wellness@unbc.ca.

If you have a booked appointment, your counsellor will call you at the time of your appointment. If you have any concerns please do not hesitate to call our office.

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm (closed for lunch 12:00 - 1:00 pm)
Room: 5-196
Phone: 250-960-6369


How to access counselling at UNBC

  1. Call the Counselling Centre to setup an intake appointment.
  2. A counsellor will then meet with you over the phone.
  3. At the end of your appointment you will be assigned a UNBC counsellor to provide ongoing support.

Individual counselling

Individual counselling is a one-on-one session based on the client’s specific needs and goals. The duration of these sessions are approximately 50 minutes.


Group counselling

Group counselling is a form of therapy led by counselling facilitators where a small group of people meet regularly to interact and explore common issues they share with each other.