Taking care of yourself includes both your physical and emotional health. Personal counseling services are offered by Baptist University to assist you in many aspects of your life, including managing stress, adjusting to academic life, relationship issues, developing problem-solving strategies, decision-making, crisis intervention, and other matters of concern that could interfere with your academic success.

On-Campus Counseling
The College Counselor’s office is located on the second floor of the Main Campus Building in room 227. In addition to providing one-on-one counseling, Baptist University is equipped to provide referrals to other professionals and agencies for additional consultation. Office hours are Monday through Friday.  Appointments can be made by calling 901-572-2660 or emailing

All counseling sessions are kept strictly confidential and are free of charge.

Other Counseling Resources
In addition, Baptist University provides additional mental health services through UT Health Services, which is located one block from campus at 910 Madison, Suite 922.  They can be reached for appointments at 901-448-5630 and are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week at the same number for emergencies. UT Health Services is located one block from campus at 910 Madison, Suite 922. No referral is necessary to access their services.  These are also confidential and free of charge to students.

God's Blessings

Love the Lord you God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.  This is the first and greatest commandment.  And the second is like it:  Love your neighbor as yourself.

Matthew 22:37-38