The McGill Counselling Service aims to support the wellness of our students by offering holistic and comprehensive services from a systemic approach, seeing the individual within a dynamic milieu. As part of this vision of psychological health, we recently launched a few exciting initiatives (in collaboration with other services and the community) that serve to create a stronger and more sensitive campus culture of mental health wellbeing. One such initiative is Mental Health First Aid (MHFA), from the Mental Health Commission of Canada, a training program that provides skil
Students are sometimes seen by Master's and Ph.D. students completing their practicum or internship requirements with the Counselling Service. These students are in the final stages of their training, have been carefully selected, and are closely supervised by staff members of the Counselling Service and professors in the Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology.