The Counseling Center staff are experienced mental health professionals dedicated to students’ personal growth and development.

 

Schedule an Appointment

Office Hours

Monday–Friday: 8:30 a.m.–noon, 1:30–5:00 p.m.

After-Hours: Call the counseling center at 315-228-7385, for an emergency dial #2

Location

Counseling Center is in Conant House — a fieldstone house with dark green shutters behind Drake Hall and above the Bryan Complex.

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Contact Us

Mailing address:
Counseling Center
Conant House
Colgate University
Hamilton, NY 13346-1398

Phone: 315-228-7385
Fax: 315-228-7053

Staff

Learn more about us below; it is important that you have confidence in your counselor's ability to help you.

Director of Counseling and Psychological Services, Director of Sexual Violence Support
Conant House

Clinical Interests

  • Trauma
  • Identity Development
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Clinical Hypnosis
  • Anxiety Disorders

Personal Interests

  • Colgate Sports
  • Running
  • My Children & Puppies
Associate Director of Counseling and Psychological Services

Clinical Interests

  • Group Therapy
  • Relationships & Family Dynamics
  • Identity Development
  • Eating Disorders & Body Image

Personal Interests

  • Outdoor adventures with my family
  • Cooking & Baking
  • Wellness & Fitness

Clinical Interests

  • Trauma & Healing
  • Grief & Loss
  • Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • International-Student Experience
  • Cultural Identity Development
  • Human Rights Advocacy

 

    Personal Interests

    • Family & Friends
    • Spirituality
    • Nature
    • Corny Jokes
    Mental Health Counselor

    Clinical Interests

    • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
    • Adjustment Stress
    • Sexual Identity Development
    • Family-of-Origin & Relationship Issues

     

      Personal Interests

      • Spirituality
      • Food
      • Fitness
      • Criminology
      Mental Health Counselor

      Clinical Interests

      • Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
      • Positive Masculinity
      • Athletic Identity
      • Coping & Resilience
      • Positive Psychology

       

        Personal Interests

        • Competitive Sports/Fitness
        • Dad Jokes
        • Spontaneous Dancing
        • Pizza & Wings
        Assistant Director of Survivor Support Service
        Conant House

        Clinical Interests

        • Trauma
        • Grief & Loss
        • Group Therapy
        • Substance Use/Misuse
        • Social Justice Activists/Organizers
        • QTPoC & LGBTQIA affirming

         

        Personal Interests

        • Travel & Food
        • Spirituality
        • Sports
        Counselor
        Conant House

        Clinical Interests

        • Relationships & Family Dynamics
        • Grief & Loss
        • Anxiety Disorders
        • Building Self-Esteem

         

          Personal Interests

          • Family
          • Music
          • Travel
          • Long Walks, Preferably on Beaches

          Syrena Hernandez

          Clinical Interests

          • Identity Development
          • Adjustment Difficulties
          • Self-Esteem
          • Mindfulness

          Personal Interests

          • Fitness & Nutrition
          • Disney Movies
          • Corny Jokes
          • Personal Development
          Office Manager
          Conant House

          Office Responsibilities

          • Administrative & Office Support
          • Scheduling
          • Maintaining Supplies
          • Maintaining Lending Materials/Equipment

           

            Personal Interests

            • Reading
            • Hiking
            • Spending Time with Family
            • Cats & Dogs