CONNECT@CoastalGeorgia – Additional Mental Health and Wellness Services for Students

CONNECT@CoastalGeorgia offers College of Coastal Georgia a variety of free support options designed to help your mental health and wellness. Wherever you are – on campus, off campus, on break or traveling, you can access these services.

24/7/365 Access to a Counselor


24/7 clinical phone support from a licensed counselor is available at 833-855-0079. You’ll be connected to a licensed mental health counselor in about 30 seconds or less, who will listen, offer guidance, or help you set a plan. The 24/7 support line counselors offer immediate support, regardless of your location, to help you manage your concerns or whatever prompted your call. Common reasons students call include:

  • Feelings of anxiety, depression, or stress
  • Relationship problems or worries
  • Grief and loss
  • Help with coping skills
  • Support between therapy sessions
  • Adjusting to your new college environment
  • Feeling lonely, or missing home or friends

5 Virtual Counseling Sessions


Licensed counselors are available to meet with you for five free virtual mental health counseling sessions per year. Wherever you are, whether on campus or off, there’s someone you can trust as close as your phone, iPad, or laptop. Appointments are generally available for same-day and next-day services. To get started, call 833-855-0079, and ask to be set up with your free, virtual counseling sessions.

Prescription Services for Mental Health Medication


You have access to an online prescribing clinic for evaluation and management of mental health medications. You can also meet with a provider for assessment to initiate medication or to support your ongoing mental health needs. To access these services, please contact 912-279-5803 to get a referral.

Access CONNECT@CoastalGeorgia 24/7 through the Office of Counseling Services by calling: 912-280-7800 – and press 2

If you’d prefer to speak to an on-campus counselor, call 912-280-7800 and press 1, or visit the Office of Student Well-Being and Support here.

CONNECT@CoastalGeorgia is part of the University System of Georgia Mental Health Initiative.