Counseling Services

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Iowa Wesleyan University values the overall wellbeing of our students, therefore we offer a variety of mental health services to better the overall student experience. Mental health services are available to students living on campus, commuters, and distance learners as a way to help cope with stressful times and mental health challenges that can occur during college years.

Is counseling for me?

Is Counseling for Me?

Sometimes we need someone to talk with. Discover what you need to know about counseling.

Let's talk

Let's Talk

“Let’s Talk” is a drop-in service that offers an informal, confidential consultation with Lauren Bigger.

Mental Health Services

Mental Health Services

Iowa Wesleyan’s Mental Health Coordinator offers the following free and confidential services.


Lauren Bigger

Meet Lauren Bigger, Assistant Director of Wellness and Mental Health Counselor

Location: John Wesleyan Holland Student Union; Room 309
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Phone: 319-385-6483
Email: [email protected]

If you’re experiencing a crisis after business hours, please contact your Resident Assistant (RA) or Area Coordinator (Hall Director) if you’re an on-campus student. If you’re off-campus during a crisis, please call the 24 Hour Crisis Line at 877-404-4770.