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Division of Public Relations and Marketing Communications
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

(954) 262-5353
(800) 541-6682 x25353
Fax: (954) 262-3954

FREE Counseling Services for Students: Jump-start Your Semester!


Nova Southeastern University (NSU) provides psychological counseling services to its students free of charge.  These services can help you with a wide variety of life issues where additional support and guidance may be needed. If at any time you have concerns about relationship challenges, anxiety, stress, time management, substance abuse, depression, suicidal thoughts, family concerns, sexual assault, body image issues, self-esteem, academics and career development or just want to talk to someone, this service is available to you.  NO REFERRAL is needed from anyone at NSU. These services are provided by Henderson Student Counseling Services, which is a local, nationally accredited provider that is conveniently located in a comfortable environment where you can explore any of these concerns and speak to a professionally trained and licensed counselor.

Services Offered

  • Individual counseling
  • Couples counseling
  • Family counseling with children 12 years old and up


Part-time and full-time students can participate in up to 10 sessions per year from the date of the first appointment and counseling sessions are available at no cost.

Hours of Operation

Monday                                   8:30am – 6:00pm

Tuesday                                  8:30am – 8:00pm

Wednesday                             8:30am – 8:00pm

Thursday                                 8:30am – 6:00pm

Friday                                      8:30am – 5:00pm


AFTER HOURS ON-CALL COUNSELOR: (954) 424-6911 – option # 3 for all students


Henderson Student Counseling Services has a legal responsibility to protect the student’s medical information.  Protected Health Information is information about a person that may identify him/her in that it relates to a person’s past, present or future physical/mental health, condition and/or related health care services.

When a student comes to Student Counseling, we keep what is told to us confidential, revealing no information to anyone outside our office, including professors, administrators, family, or friends.  Our records stay in-house, separate from academic and/or medical records.


Henderson Student Counseling Services

Phone: (954) 424-6911
Fax: (954) 424-6915

3440S. University Drive

Davie, FL 33328

(directly behind Pier 1 in the University Park Plaza)