Personal and Academic Counseling

Personal and Academic Counseling


An overview of the personal, academic, and career counseling available for students


A-B Tech provides free, confidential counseling and related services for students. This is available in the Bailey Student Services Building. You're encouraged to use counseling services at any time if you have personal, academic, or career concerns. After your initial assessment by our counseling staff, if you need specialized or long-term services, you'll be referred to the appropriate resources within the community.

Personal Counseling

If you would like personal counseling, please email or top by the Information Desk in the lobby of Bailey Building to schedule an appointment.

Academic Counseling/Advising

Career Counseling

Career counseling and career exploration services are available if you're undecided or confused about career plans. You can schedule an appointment to meet with one of our career counselors by emailing


The Counseling Center's regular business hours are:

Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

Evening appointments are available on request. Email to schedule an appointment.

Emergency During Normal Operating Hours

If you have an emergency need for counseling during the normal Counseling Center hours, please come to the Bailey Student Services Center to connect with a counselor immediately, or call (828) 398-7900 to be connected with a counselor.

Emergency Outside of Normal Operating Hours

Mobile Crisis Management (available 24/7): (888) 573-1006

You may call our A-B Tech Police at:


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Article ID: 28
Created On: Mon, Oct 22, 2012 at 4:18 PM
Last Updated On: Fri, Sep 13, 2019 at 4:00 PM

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