Counselor-In-Residence (CIR) program

The mental health Counselor-In-Residence (CIR) program at Governors State University is a new initiative between the Counseling & Wellness Center and University Housing to extend mental health consultation services as a cost-effective and collaborative strategy within the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management. 

The CIR staff lives and works on campus, and provides on-site counseling including: triage/walk-in services, emergency interventions and crisis care, group counseling, psychoeducational outreach programming, onboarding training for housing staff, and offers consultation and support to RHD, ARHDs, and RA staff.  

If you are a resident in student housing at Governors State University, or if you are concerned about a housing resident, please feel free to call and consult with the CIR staff on: Monday's 11:30 am to 5:00 pm, Wednesday's 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, and Friday's 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at 708-235-7334.