Department of Applied Psychology, University of the Punjab has started offering Students Counseling & Assessment Services to the bona fide students of PU since 2005 in departmental premises. However since 2008 theses services have been started in collaboration with PU Health Centre under the patronage of Vice-chancellor.
All the registered students at PU are eligible to receive counseling services at the SCAS. All of our services are free for the students. Anxiety, stress, depression, lack of confidence, relational problem, personal conflicts, poor time management, indecisiveness, exams anxiety etc are some of the problems interfering with academic functioning of the students and are being addressed through counseling.
To provide timely and effective guidance & counseling services to university students that allow them to improve & maintain their mental well-being and therefore to meet their educational, personal, emotional problems. Our goal is developing their personalities, resolving their conflicts, enhancing their potentials and making them a functional member of society.
To provide a high quality professional counseling services to students of the University who experience educational, social, emotional or psychological problems, which inhibit academic performance and personal development.