From Tuesday the 17th of March, our service will no longer be able to offer 

in-person appointments until further notice. This is due to the precautionary measures taken by UCL in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.


The SPCS registration form is available online Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 11.00pm during term time and 9.00am to 5.00pm out of term time. 

 

For further information and crisis support please visit the SPCS website.

 

SPCS does not offer crisis support.

In the event of an emergency please refer to the links below for crisis support: 


Please contact the Emergency Services (call 999), your GP, or visit your nearest Accident & Emergency Service. The nearest service to the UCL campus is the University College London Hospitals(UCLH) Emergency Department:

 

UCLH Emergency Department Webpage: 

http://www.uclh.nhs.uk/ourservices/servicea-z/es/ae/Pages/Home.aspx 

 

Camden and Islington Crisis Care Webpage: 

http://www.candi.nhs.uk/service-users-and-carers/crisis-care 

 

SPCS Stay Safe Card - 

For advice on managing difficult thoughts and feelings, download at: 

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/student-psychological-services/UCL_SPS_Safety_Card.pdf 

 

While you are waiting for your appointment with us, you could arrange to meet with your GP to discuss what alternative support they may be able to offer you.

 

If you are not registered with a GP, you can find your nearest GP at: 

http://www.nhs.uk/Service-Search/GP/LocationSearch/4

 

Please refer to the details below for more information about other sources of support also available to you:

Sources of support external to UCL:

https://www.ucl.ac.uk/students/support-and-wellbeing/external-support

Online and Phone Support

Samaritans 

24 Hour confidential support Tel: 116123 

E-mail: jo@samaritans.org 

Web: http://www.samaritans.org/

 

Nightline 

Free confidential support and practical information for students. 

6pm-8am term time 

Tel: 0207 631 0101 

E-mail: listening@nightline.org.uk

Web: http://nightline.org.uk 

 

Care First 

You can access free counselling services via Care First, which is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Please telephone 0800 197 4510 to speak to an independent professional counsellor.

Ieso

Online therapy available free of charge if you live in or are registered with a GP in Camden.

Tel: 01954 230 066 between 9am and 5.30pm 

Web: http://iesohealth.com/Camden 


Anxiety: Beat it and Regain Peace 

An online 12 week e-course available free to UCL students at: 

http://bestme.today/courses/anxiety-beat-it-and-regain-peace1?product_id=112914&coupon_code=FREE-4-6&preview=logged_out 

 

The 10 Minute Mind 

A guided Mindfulness meditation programme which helps to reduce stress and is also delivered online on a daily basis, available at: 

http://www.ucl.ac.uk/student-psychological-services/Mindfulness