April 19, 2024

For any student that has been impacted by this morning's incident at the Hutchinson Building on the Downtown campus, the Counseling Center is available for emotional processing in-person or virtually. You may call the Counseling Center at 504-314-2277 to schedule an appointment. 

Employees seeking help can call 1-800-624-5544.

Consultations for Faculty and Staff

Faculty or staff members who have questions about how to recognize distressed students and intervene by providing support are welcome to contact the Counseling Center for consultation. A faculty or staff member is often the first person to recognize when a student is in distress. However, they are not expected to provide personal counseling to the student(s).

Assisting a Student in Distress

If you are concerned about a student, we encourage you to: