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Skidmore College
Health and Wellness at Skidmore

Your health matters, now more than ever. Please check individual department websites for up to date information about how to access services and supports. We're here for you, even from a distance.

Health Services

Health Services

Treatment for illness or injury
Immunizations
GYN exams/birth control
Testing for illness and STIs
Emergency contraception

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Counseling

Individual Therapy
Group Therapy
Third-party consultations
Referral assistance
After-hours emergencies

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Health Promotion

Health Promotion

Peer health education
Alcohol/other drug education
Victim advocacy
Health education programming
Student Wellness Center

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Emergencies

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please call the Counseling Center main number 518-580-5555 and follow the prompts to be connected with immediate assistance.

 

If you are experiencing a physical health emergency and you are currently on campus, please contact Campus Safety at 518-580-5566. If you are away from campus, please call 911 to be connected with local emergency response.

Important Numbers

Campus Safety - 518-580-5566
for all emergencies

Counseling Center - 518-580-5555

Health Center - 518-580-5550

 

MANAGING STRESS AND ANXIETY IN CHALLENGING TIMES

IF YOU HAVE THE SKIDMORE STUDENT HEALTH INSURANCE PLAN

If you have the Skidmore student health insurance plan, you can access telemedicine, teletherapy and virtual ER visits, no matter where in the U.S. you’re located. This link provides more information on accessing those options: https://www.cdphp.com/members/wellness/common-health-topics/cold-and-flu/corona-virus/telemedicine.

Your student health plan also links you to a national network of providers. If you’re living away from campus, you’re welcome to call our office and we can help you access care in your community. You can also find doctors, pharmacies, etc. in your area at:  https://www.cdphp.com/members/use-your-benefits/find-a-doctor.