• LUCC will be closed beginning 12/20/18 through 1/2/19. During our holiday office closure, LUCC staff will not be offering any counseling services and will not regularly monitor phones or email. If you have a mental health or medical emergency, contact your nearest emergency room, 911, or Crisis Response Team at (423) 634-8995. For other crises or needs, you may consider contacting Campus Safety at 423-614-8390 or x4444.

    LUCC plans to re-open at 8:00 AM on Wednesday, 1/2/19. We will resume intake procedures and other counseling services on the first day of classes: Tuesday, 1/8/19. Returning clients may contact LUCC after January 2 to begin scheduling sessions for after this date. Returning clients must contact LUCC prior to 5:00 PM on Tuesday, 1/15/19, in order to retain their existing counselor.

    The Lee University Counseling Center (LUCC) exists to provide professional and psychological services to support the holistic personal and emotional development of Lee University students. Caring and highly qualified therapists ensure a safe and confidential environment for all clients. All LUCC services are provided at no cost to qualified enrolled Lee University students. Students, faculty, and staff can find more resources on LUCC's Portico site. 

    The LUCC offers a wide range of mental health services, including:

    Individual and couples Outreach, awareness, and prevention services
    Group therapy Couples therapy
    Referral to contract psychiatrist and/or psychiatric nurse practitioner (reserved exclusively for those involved in on-going counseling at the LUCC)
    Faculty/staff consultation Referral to other specialists
    Graduate intern training program Psycho-educational workshops

    The LUCC is committed to offering confidential services addressing issues such as:

    Anxiety Stress
    Depression Identity-related issues
    Traumatic Experiences Substance Concerns
    Sexual Issues Homesickness
    Grief and Loss Academic Challenges
    Eating and Body Image Concerns Self-Esteem
    Relationship Difficulties and many other mental health issues

    Contact Information

    Lee University
    100 8th Street
    PO Box 3450
    Cleveland TN 37320-3450

    Phone: 423-614-8415
    Email: counseling@leeuniversity.edu
    Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST

    Closed 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (Lunch)
    Closed 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Tuesdays & Thursdays (for Chapel)