Residence Counselling

Residence Counselling offers free counselling services to students who live in a Main Campus Residence. We provide short-term confidential counselling to help students manage a variety of mental/emotional challenges and promote healthy living. Our offices are located in Ontario Hall, Room 3C10, and any student living in Residence can access our service by emailing at any time to arrange to meet with one of our Residence Counsellors.


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Feeling stressed out? Lacking motivation? Missing your family? Struggling to make friends Having relationship problems? Anything we missed?

Sharing what you are experiencing with a counsellor can be helpful in terms of gaining a new perspective and learning new problem-solving skills.

Transitioning to university and navigating through your time at Western can be tough, and we genuinely want to see you thrive and have a successful university experience. If you need to talk, Residence Counselling is here to listen and help!

Appointment times are flexible and we will always try to accommodate your needs to the best of our ability.
Our offices are located in Ontario Hall, Room 3C10, and any student living in Residence can access this service by emailing
Our two counsellors exclusive to Residence are available to meet at any arranged time to help out with any concerns or questions you may have.


View the complete list of on-campus and community mental health resources here.


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Our Space
Our Residence Counselling offices are located in the heart of Ontario Hall and provide confidential spaces that were thoughtfully designed with the goal of providing a warm and inviting environment. The overall ambience of our therapeutic spaces have been designed for your comfort.
Our Counsellors

The Residence Counselling team is comprised of two professional counsellors who have Masters in Social Work Degrees and are registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers.