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Referrals

UHCS is committed to providing quality care and immediate assessment of medical and mental health concerns. Students who would benefit from participating in ongoing treatment or specialized care are referred to skilled clinicians in their local community.

UHCS staff will assess your current concerns and may recommend that you consult with or continue your care with a specialist who provides an assessment or services, that aides in diagnosis and treatment. Referrals provide:

  • On-going care
  • Services not offered at UHCS
  • Continuing care

UHCS can help.

The UHCS Referral Navigators assist students in connecting with skilled clinicians in the local community. We often individualized referral support that considers your health insurance plan, specific clinical need, and other personal preferences. If you are interested in a referral, please contact UHCS and arrange to speak with a clinician.

Referrals to Mental Health Support:

All full time, degree seeking Northeastern students (undergraduate, graduate, and law students) are eligible for five free therapy sessions per semester (September- December; January-August). Referrals to face-to-face therapy are available for students who are in the US and in some parts of Canada. Referrals to telehealth therapy are available for students who are in the US and several other countries. Referrals are also available to specialized care including: psychopharmacology, local mental health support groups, inpatient treatment and ICare (internet-based and mobile-supported self-guided cognitive behavioral therapy intervention).  To access a mental health referral, please call or walk in to UHCS or contact Find@Northeastern.

Referrals to Medical Support:

Referrals to primary care and specialized medical treatment are available. To access a medical referral, please call or walk in to UHCS or contact the Referral Coordinator at 617.373.2772, option #5.