Student Counseling provides psychological services and professional counseling to IISER students as well as consultation to faculty and staff. Our clinical services include evaluation; time limited psychotherapy, referrals and medication management. In addition to individual appointments, Student Counseling Services offers outreach programs on topics such as stress reduction, time management, study skills and cultural adjustment. Finally, we collaborate with other institute departments to improve student well-being at IISER; we understand that you want to gain as much from your time at IISER Bhopal as is possible, both academically and socially. This website aims to provide you with information on the support options available to you if you are experiencing academic/ personal/ psychological/ financial concerns. The Counseling Service is here to help you achieve this when difficulties of such a nature develop and interfere with your life.
People come for counseling because of any reason that might be troubling them, although they may not know why. Counseling Service provides a confidential environment where you can explore and express aspects of yourself that may be painful or uncomfortable. Our counselor will listen to you and help you in gaining your own insights and making and acting on your own choices, enabling you to work towards relating and living in a more satisfying and resourceful way.