Distance Students

Student Counselling Services only provides in person therapy services at the North Bay Ontario campus. All currently enrolled Nipissing University students can request an intake appointment.

North Bay and Area: Distance Learning Students that are able to attend services in person at the North Bay campus are welcome to complete the online registration form here to request an intake appointment.

Other Areas: Distance Learning Students that are unable to attend appointments in North Bay can request a telephone appointment to provide information and referrals for services that are available in your home community. Please complete the registration form here and indicate that you are unable to attend in person services in the notes section. 

The following supports are available for all post-secondary students:


Good2Talk provides ​Free, confidential telephone counselling, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.​

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Big White Wall: Big White Wall is an online mental health and wellbeing service offering self-help programs, creative outlets and a community that cares. When you're dealing with everyday stressors or major life events, we'll help you get through it.


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Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 686868 in Canada to text with a trained Crisis Responder. Every texter is connected with a Crisis Responder, a real-life human being trained to bring texters from a hot moment to a cool calm through active listening and collaborative problem-solving. All of our Crisis Responders are volunteers, donating their time to helping people in crisis.