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Lincoln College Counseling Services

Counseling services are available to all Lincoln College students. We offer assistance to students who are experiencing normal developmental challenges, as well as students who are challenged by the process of transition from high school to Lincoln College. Assistance is also provided for the transition from Lincoln College to any bachelor program.

We provide a confidential counseling environment in a safe and private setting at no additional cost for students to discuss issues such as:

  • Depression
  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship concerns
  • Sexual abuse and assault
  • Substance abuse
  • Women’s issues
  • Grief and loss
  • Conflict resolution
  • Time management
  • And other personal concerns


If you require IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE when a counselor is not available:

Please make use of the following resources:

  • Call 911
  • Call the National Suicide Prevention hotline: 1-800-273-TALK(8255)
  • Go to the Emergency Room at Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, 200 Stahlhut Drive, Lincoln, IL 62656
  • Contact an RA or Resident Hall Director
  • Talk with a trusted faculty or staff member
  • Contact a Counseling Center from the list below (Please note: Referral to these sites is not a global endorsement by LC. Engagement in therapy services, as with any medical or mental health treatment, is done at the client’s own risk.):

Counseling Centers

Lincoln Pastoral Counseling Services
1700 North Jefferson Street, Lincoln, IL 62656
(217) 732-6225

Heartland Christian Counseling
1520 E College Avenue #M, Normal, IL 61761
(309) 261-6831

Living Hope Counseling Center
3000 Lenhart Road
Springfield, IL 62711-9203
(217) 698-7150

Christian Psychological Associates
3716 West Brighton Avenue
Peoria, IL 61615-2938
(309) 692-7755

Decatur Psychological Associates
3040 N University Ave #2
Decatur, IL 62526-1393
(217) 872-1700

Counseling Center Team

Supervisor: Michelle Bauer- Director of Transition Services
Student Counselors:Andrea Burns, Amanda Stidham, Judyta Sobczak


Counseling Center Hours

Monday – Thursday; 9am – 5pm and by appointment.


To Set Up an Appointment

Please contact the Student Counseling Office at (217) 735-7293 or via email at


Lynx Cares

The Lynx Cares program develops, facilitates and coordinates a college-wide program of care and support for students in distress.

To make a referral, please visit our website at: or call 217-737-8785.

Related Links

Lynx Cares
Freedom from Fear: Anxiety and Depression Resources

Student Health 101

Health Services