Student Health Counselling
Student health counselling
Questions related to the coronavirus
Because of the current situation with the?coronavirus,?the Student Health Centre will now be available?on the phone Monday–Friday from 11 to 12, in addition to our regular telephone hours,?specifically to answer your questions in relation to the coronavirus. You can give us a call to get help with any corona-related worries and anxiety using the telephone number below.?
Telephone number for corona-related questions: +46 (0)46 222 4385
Watch on YouTube: tips about dealing with corona-related anxiety from an acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) perspective
For other questions, please see the regular contact information on this webpage.
The Student Health Centre?offers counselling to Lund University students. Our staff work primarily with psychological problems that affect your ability to study, such as stress, worry, anxiety, depression, transitional issues and/or academic difficulties.?This is in addition to other public and private health clinics where you can go for general medical issues, sexual health and contraception.
All information shared by you with our staff is held in the strictest confidence and is not communicated to anyone without your permission, except in the rare instance of a life-threatening situation.
You can?book a first?meeting?with one of our counsellors via our web form. In this first meeting, that under the current circumstances will be a phone meeting instead of a physical one,?we will discuss what kind of difficulties or problems you are experiencing and together we will look at the way forward.
We will call you up at the booked time and you will get to speak to one of our counsellors. The conversation will take approximately 20 minutes.??
Click on the link below to book an appointment via our web form. We publish new time slots every week.?If you don't see any time slots, this means that there are no available time slots for the time being.?Can't you find a time slot? Try again the next day – someone may have cancelled their appointment. If?you have found a time that suits you,?fill in your contact details, most importantly?your phone number?so we will be able to reach you at the time you booked.?
The first meeting always works in the same way, regardless of the counsellor you book an appointment with.
If you wish to get in touch with one or our psychiatrists (medical doctors) about problems concerning, for example, medication, medical certificates or referral, then please call our reception on +46 (0)46 222 4377 and talk to the nurse on duty.??
Book an appointment?via?our web form on lu.se* (English instructions in PDF below).?
If you are a student at Campus Helsingborg, you can book an appointment using a web form on the Campus Helsingborg website?(a little further down on the page).?In this case, your appointment will also be at?Campus Helsingborg, room C122.
*All meetings booked through this link will be in English.?
The web form is in Swedish, however. Find instructions in English here (PDF 18 kB, new window).?
If you are Swedish-speaking and if you would like to book an appointment in Swedish, please book through our webpage on lu.se.
If you are a doctoral student, you should turn to the?Occupational Health Service for health counselling.
Personal data sent via open networks
The personal?data that is transferred from the web form to the Student Health?medical records?system is encrypted and will not be saved anywhere else. The confirmation email is sent automatically and is not encrypted. It only mentions?time and place, and not who you are going to meet.?
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Counselling services at the Faculty of Engineering
Students at the Faculty of Engineering who wish to speak to a counsellor can turn directly to the?counsellors at the Faculty of Engineering.
Health services for doctoral students
Doctoral/PhD candidates should seek help from the Occupational Health Service of Lund University,?not?the Student Health Centre.
Seminars and workshops
We also offer a variety of seminars, courses and workshops directed towards international students on topics such as procrastination, stress,?cultural adjustment etc.
Check out our self-help brochures where we have put together different tips that can help you in your everyday life as an international student. All brochures open in a new window.
- Advice on effective intercultural adjustment (PDF 2.3 MB)
- Advice on effective stress management (PDF 1.2 MB)
- Advice on how to avoid procrastination (PDF 1.2 MB)
- Advice on how to cope with exam anxiety (PDF 1.5 MB)
- Advice on how to sleep better (PDF 1.9 MB)
- Advice on how to survive the winter darkness in Sweden (PDF 150 kB)
- Advice on ergonomics (PDF 500 kB)
- Mondays: 8:30–12:00, 13:00–14:00
- Tuesdays & Wednesdays: 8:30–12:00
- Thursdays: 8:30–9:00, 11:00–12:00
- Fridays: 8:30–10:30
- For questions related to the coronavirus* (special telephone number below): Monday–Friday 11:00–12:00
These times may be subject to change
Regular telephone number
?+46 (0)46 222 4377
*Telephone number for questions related to?the coronavirus
+46(0)46 222 4385
Sandgatan 3, Lund