Contact Us


Mon - Fri: 8 am - 4:30 pm

Call (413) 585-7960

School for Social Work

Mon - Fri: 8 am - 4:30 pm

Call (413) 585-7950

Professional Education

Mon - Fri: 8 am - 4:30 pm

Call (413) 585-7970


Clinical Consultation Services

Free Individual Counseling

The Schacht Center provides SSW students with an opportunity to seek consultation on the best ways to support themselves with the variety of concerns that arise during their time on campus. The Center provides short-term treatment and consultation (5 sessions) and referral services to local providers for those who want counseling or therapy beyond what can be provided through the consultation sessions. The professional staff at the Center can also connect students to other campus resources as needed.  

To arrange a consultation session at the Schacht Center call 413-585-4697 or visit

Consultation Hours/Location

Monday–Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Schacht Center for Health and Wellness
21 Belmont Avenue
Northampton, MA 01063

Appointment Desk

You can call 413-585-4697 to schedule an appointment.

If you would prefer, you can come to the appointment desk or call Monday through Friday, 9:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m.

When You Make an Appointment

When you make an appointment, the assistant will collect your contact information and will schedule an appointment for you as soon as it is mutually convenient.

At Your Appointment

The Schacht Center is located next to the Scott Gymnasium. Please wait in the waiting room on the first floor. The therapist will meet you there at the appointed time. Sessions are 45 minutes long. These sessions are your opportunity to explore matters of personal concern as you participate in your professional training.

Crisis Information

There are a number of services available for various crisis situations.

Summer Counseling Emergency Hotline


Campus Police

"800" or 413-585-2490 from a cell phone or from off campus

Clinical Support Options


Suicide Hotlines

Massachusetts Toll Free Statewide
800-799-4889 TTY

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Domestic Violence

Safe Passage
43 Center Street, Suite 304
Northampton, MA 01060