On-Campus Counseling Support

The Counseling Center offers an array of academic, psycho-educational, and mental health workshops throughout the year to help students. In addition, several ongoing support groups which are aligned with student organizations are held regularly during the academic year. 

Support Groups

See the FAQ below for more information on these support groups.

Free Counseling Workshops

Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA)

LGBTQ Support Group

Single Parents Support Club

Titan Recovery

See the FAQ below for more information on these support groups.

Frequently Asked Questions

The workshops are psycho-educational, interactive experiences that are designed to help students learn and overcome some of college’s most challenging obstacles. Examples of workshops include: time management, study skills, conflict resolution, test anxiety, depression, addictions, etc.

Workshops are offered every other week throughout the semester at the Jamestown, Greensboro, and High Point campuses. The semester schedule is devised and published at the beginning of each semester. The current schedule is here.

Workshops are 100% FREE and some faculty members give extra credit to students who attend!

The Counseling Center currently provides support groups for LGBTQ students, students in Recovery from addiction, and single parents.

Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA) is a Student Organization that seeks to provide awareness of various LGBTQ issues on campus. SAGA meets bi-weekly throughout the academic year and is open to anyone who is interested!

Unlike SAGA, The LGBTQ Support Group is a confidential counseling group that is limited to students who identify as LGBTQ. Topics addressed are related to group members and include, but are not limited to, gender identity development, education and spiritual issues, family and relationship issues, and academic impacts.

The Single Parents Support Group is a group of single parents that come together with a counselor to receive support in overcoming the unique set of challenges that single parents face while attending college. This group meets weekly during the academic year. 

Titan Recovery is a group of students, committed to living in Recovery (free from prior addiction) and working together to bring awareness and education to the larger college community regarding issues of Addiction/Recovery.

Simply say you’d like to be involved! For SAGA, LGBTQ Support Group, or Titan Recovery, please contact Chris Chafin at cnchafin@gtcc.edu or 336-334-4822 ext. 50323. For the Single Parent Support Group, please contact Ednalyn Hurley at ekhurley@gtcc.edu or 336-334-4822 ext. 50272.