Counseling Services

Manchester Campus

MCPHS Counseling Services provides help on our Boston, Worcester, and Manchester campuses. At our Manchester campus, we offer:

  • Short-term individual and couples counseling
  • Crisis management
  • Psycho-educational workshops and programs
  • A resource and referral service
  • Consultation to student groups, faculty, and the college community
  • Additional resources on our main Counseling Services page, including tips on how to manage your stress, identity-based resources, and health and wellness guides

The Counseling Services office also offers mental health emergency and urgent care. If you are experiencing a mental health emergency during regular business hours, come to our office, or call us immediately. Outside of business hours, please call us and press 9 to be directly connected to the after-hours counselor.

Appointments and Hours

Contact Counseling Services 603-314-1781
Suite 118 in the BASC building.
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Off-Campus and After-Hours Support in Manchester

Mental Health and Medical Emergencies:  

  • Call the NH Rapid Response Access Point at 833.710.6477 or call the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline at 988; 911, or go to your local emergency room 
  • MCPHS Public Safety: 603.314-1771 
  • Elliot Hospital: 603.669.5300 - located at One Elliot Way, Manchester, NH 
  • Catholic Medical Center: 800.437.9666 - located at 100 McGregor Street, Manchester, NH 
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Counseling Center Hub

Additional resources on our Counseling Center Hub include tips on how to manage your stress, identity-based resources, and health and wellness guides.

Manchester Counseling Center Staff


Molly Payne

Executive Director of Counseling Services

Student Affairs


Janet Stammely

Director of Counseling Services, Manchester

Student Affairs


Cassandra Spina

Mental Health Counselor, Manchester

Student Affairs