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Mental Health Services

Mental Health Services

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Get professional, confidential mental health advice and support from our Mental Health Support groups


Mental Health First Aid 

Our team of Mental Health First Aiders are here to help you with any issues keeping you from personal or academic success. Mail us on to make an appointment with us. We are available for phone and online sessions.


What is Mental Health First Aid?

A Mental Health First Aider in an organization is the go-to person for anyone who is going through some form of mental health issue. He/she is trained to respond with skill to people experiencing mental and emotional challenges, and facilitate appropriate action.


When should I approach a Mental Health First Aider?

Visit a Mental Health First Aider when you are dealing with:

  • Stress and anxiety
  • Frequent and Intense Mood Swings
  • Loneliness and Isolation    
  • Concentration Issues
  • Persistent Feelings of Guilt, Shame or Fear
  • Inability to Experience Positive Emotions
  • Thoughts of Self Harm/Injury
  • Uncertainty about the future

How can a Mental Health First Aider help you?

A Mental Health First Aider will:

  • Approach, Accesses and Assist with any Crisis
  • Listen non-judgmentally
  • Give reassurance and information
  • Encourage appropriate professional help
  • Encourage self-help and other support strategies.



Once you have visited a Mental Health First Aider, you may be advised to attend counselling sessions, if further assistance is required.

If you require counselling services, we can help you find the care you need. We will support you with the referral process and through the transition while you see another professional counsellor.



Peer Support Group

MWH has initiated a student body which is dedicated to raise awareness and promote the importance of emotional and mental wellbeing on campus.

The Peer Support Group promote and support mental health in ways including:

  • Mental Health Campaigns
  • Outreach events pertaining to mental health and wellness
  • Help identify students at risk and reach out to Mental Health First Aiders

If you are interested to a part of the Peer Support Group, please write to us.