University of Idaho Counseling and Mental Health Center (CMHC) is a branch of the division of Student Affairs. It consists of a multidisciplinary team of mental health professionals that includes psychologists, clinical social workers, professional counselors, a psychiatric nurse practitioner, administrative coordinators, doctoral psychology interns and other trainees.
The CMHC staff comes from diverse cultures and personal and professional backgrounds and vary in their areas of professional interests and expertise. Our clinical staff utilizes a variety of theoretical frameworks, interventions and best practices to foster student holistic well-being and growth during their education at University of Idaho. The CMHC invests in the continued professional development of our clinical and administrative staff.
The CMHC staff embrace a student-centered, developmental approach and evidence-based practice to meet the specific needs of each student. The CMHC strives to serve a large and diverse student body by utilizing short-term, time-limited mental health services as the primary means of direct service delivery.