King's and Western Resources for Students and Staff
King's offers a variety of professional and peer supports on campus that are a great way to improve your overall wellbeing, which can help to significantly enhance your academic experience as well.
- King’s Accessibility, Counselling and Student Development
We are here to support the quality of student life and learning outside the classroom. We provide support in a number of areas such as:
- Indigenous Students
- Career Services
- Mature and Transfer Students
- First Generation Students
- Learning Skills Services
- Accessibility Services
- Personal Counselling
- Mental Health and Wellness
To find out more about these services and more, please visit our Student Support Services page.
To set up an appointment with a counsellor, please complete the appointment request form or
call 519-433-3491 ext. 7800
KAMP is a student led program that aims to provide support and function for incoming students. KAMP seeks to improve students’ academic success and personal achievement through pairing incoming students with senior student mentors. Mentors are trained to provide support in many aspects of the transition process to university, such as academia, campus involvement, and basic life skills. The program presents an opportunity for senior students to give back to the King’s community and guide incoming students in their journey through academia. To find out more about, please visit the KAMP page
- King’s Campus Ministries
King's Campus Ministry team offers a safe and welcoming environment for students, staff and faulty to participate in pastoral counselling. For more information please visit Campus Ministry.
- King’s Library Resources on Wellness
The Cardinal Carter Library offers a variety if resources about mental health and wellness. Visit Wellness: Start here for more information.
5 in 5 of us have mental health. Jack.org strives to share this simple message with the King's community in hopes of engaging student's, faculty and staff with events and creative presentations, Jack.orgKing’s provides a safe space to talk, educate, and share ideas about mental health, with the goal of maintaining a safe and inclusive King’s community for all. Jack.orgKing’s breaks the silence and stigma to allow for safe, open, and purgative mental health discussion! For more information, please visit the Jack.org King's page, or contact Travis Tetreault, President & Stacey Salagubang Secretary.
- EAP – Family Services of London. King's Human Resources page provides various resources for its employees. Find out more on the Human Resources page.
- Reflection Room
The Reflection Room, located on the second floor of the Darryl J. King Student Life Centre, is a multipurpose space that students can use for reflection, discussion and activities such as yoga and mediation. To see a list of upcoming yoga or meditation sessions, check out King's events calendar.
- Fitness Room
A healthy body and a healthy mind are critical to having a positive learning experience. Located on the lower level of the King Centre, the fitness room is a welcoming space on campus where students, faculty and staff are able to work out with a variety of machines and free weights.
- Western's Wellness Education Centre
To access support in any of the following areas (health & wellness, counselling, sexual violence, peer support, as well as groups and workshops), please see the contact information at Western Health & Wellness: https://www.uwo.ca/health/
Laura Evans Lecture Series offers a variety of workshops on a variety of mental health and wellness topics that are 1.5 - 2 hours in length: https://studentservices.uwo.ca/secure/workshops/psychWorkshops.cfm
Groups offered through Psychological Services at Western: https://studentservices.uwo.ca/secure/workshops/psychGroups.cfm