Personal Counselling

CBU’s Personal Counsellors are Clinical Social Workers who work with our students to deal with a variety of issues including anger, parenting, grief, depression and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflict, time management, stress, financial concerns and couples counseling.

This free and confidential service is located in the Learning Commons and appointments can be made in person, by phone or through email. Appointments are available Monday through Friday during office hours as well as Monday evenings.

To book an appointment, contact Angela MacKinnon at or 902-563-1639.

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Counselling Services Referral Form


Monday – Friday between 9:00 am – 4:30 pm. Evening hours on Monday.

Drop in Service (Wednesday 1:00-3:30 pm) *Please register with Angela each Wednesday before 12:00p.m. First come. First served.

In addition to this on-campus resource, anyone experiencing difficulty can access advice 24 hours a day, 7 days a week through:

Nova Scotia Mental Health Crisis Line: 1-888-429-8167

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