Campus Counseling Center

About Campus Counseling Services…

Campus Counseling Services at the University of Wisconsin-Richland are made possible through student fees. CCS can provide an array of help and services when you are feeling stressed, depressed, or have other issues for which professional counseling services may be appropriate.

David R. Dati, LCSW, LMFT, is a Clinical Therapist with Richland County Health & Human Services and is the designated counselor serving UW-Richland students.

FAQs

What kinds of problems can I get help with?

Students may sometimes encounter problems or life situations that cause emotional distress and difficulty coping. Some examples include school adjustment problems, sexual assault, dating violence, substance abuse issues, family/relationship difficulties, depression, anxiety, adjustment to stressful life situations, past abuse issues, or coping with a major mental illness.

Who is eligible?

Any student enrolled at UW-Richland is eligible to receive student assistance services.

How do I set up an appointment?

A professional counselor is on-site 8 hours a week Wednesdays and Thursdays in Melvill Hall, Room 443 from 9am-1pm Appointments can be scheduled by calling (608) 649-5777 or by e-mailing david.dati@uwc.edu. Drop-in appointments are accepted if the counselor is not in a meeting. A calendar will be posted outside of Room 443 for available meeting appointments.

What if I need help when the counselor is not on campus?

Call David Dati directly at (608) 649-5777, or e-mail him at david.dati@uwc.edu. Or, professional staff at the Clinical Services Outpatient Clinic will be available during their normal office hours (8:00 a.m.-5 p.m.) each weekday. The CSOC is located in the Richland County Community Services building downtown at the corner of Seminary andMain. Crisis intervention services are available by calling (888) 552-6642.

What services are available?

Assessment, referral and short-term counseling are available free to all UW-Richland students. In addition, informational materials are available upon request.

What is the cost?

Campus Counseling Services may include up to six sessions with a counselor at no cost to the student. Additional services may be available for ongoing needs and an appropriate referral will be made.

Will my friends and teachers know?

Not unless you inform them. Confidentiality is maintained. A student’s identity will remain confidential and will not be shared with the university.

Contact

(608) 649-5777
On-Site Counselor Hours:
Wed & Thu: 9am-1pm

Location
Melvill Hall, Room 443
1200 Hwy 14 West Richland Center, WI 53581

Crisis Intervention Services

Trained professionals provide 24-hour emergency services to those who need immediate assistance at no cost.

For emergency services, call:
(608) 647-8821 (during office hours)
(888) 552-6642 (non-business hours)

After-hours Crisis Intervention Services are provided by Northwest Connections.

Richland County Health & Human Services Hours:
Monday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.*
Wednesday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

*Open until 8 p.m. by appointment only