IHM students have access to staff for counselling and advice on appointment. An External counselling service is available for staff and students of IHM to access as required on referral to talk about:
- Stress and depression
- Relationships and family matters
- Sexual assault
- Identity issues
- Study issues
- Suicidal thoughts or self-injury
- Adjusting to the new environment or the Institute
- Motivation issues
- Exam stress
- Any other matters you would like to talk about in confidence.
The course coordinator and lecturers or the delegated personnel will be available to provide additional English and learning support during the course duration. Students could contact the concerned person through e-mails, teleconference, telephonic discussions and by the person (on appointment). Students can also use any of the Community counselling services available. Arrangements for such counselling services may be coordinate by IHM at no cost to the students.
IHM provides flexibility in arranging counselling sessions including telephone counselling services. The number of counselling sessions/sittings required for the student will be identified by the counselling service. IHM will be responsible for payment to the counselling services.