Student Counseling


Our counselors are available to any current ECC student who needs assistance and for those students who need counseling services or community resources.

Sessions are also available via a “telehealth” model.

In Union, contact Jenny Kuchem at jenny.kuchem@eastcentral.edu for more information or to schedule an appointment.

Additional Counseling Resources

Resources:

After Hours Crisis Numbers:

BHR (Behavioral Health Response)1-800-811-4760
National Suicide Prevention Hotline1-800-273-TALK
Pathways Crisis Line1-800-833-3915
Dial 911, or go to the nearest emergency room

Student TeleHealth Program

Every ECC student has free access to telehealth services through The Virtual Care Group.

The service provides unlimited access to:

  • Medical doctors for Urgent Care needs
  • 50-minute mental health counseling sessions with master-level counselors
  • On-demand crisis counseling
  • Life coaching

A full list of services is available here.

A student will need to access their account at https://www.thevirtualcaregroup.com/eastcentral

Any questions about the service can be directed to care@thevirtualcaregroup.com or Sarah Leassner.