COVID-19 Availability

Due to COVID-19 safety precautions, Counseling Services appointments will be scheduled and conducted online or by phone. Appointments are available Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Call 603-271-6484 x4158. 

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We offer individual short-term counseling and prevention services to all NHTI students. Counseling services are provided by licensed mental health professionals, and we’re sensitive to issues of race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, ability, culture, and learning differences. Counseling sessions are confidential and not part of the academic record.

Click here for Substance Abuse Counseling Services through our Health Services Department.

We are located on the first floor of the Student Center. our office hours are:

  • September-May; Monday-Friday; 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • School Breaks: No Service Available
  • Summer Hours: Limited availability; please contact us.

For longer term services, referrals are made to local mental health professionals. Crisis intervention services are offered during open hours. After-hours crisis coverage is coordinated with community mental health services. We provide the following services:

  • Individual counseling
  • Alcohol and drug information and preventative counseling
  • Consultation to students, staff, and faculty
  • Crisis intervention
  • Resource and referral services
  • Sexual and relationship violence prevention


Almost all counseling services are done by appointment. Cancellations should be made as early as possible so that the vacated time may be made available to another person. To make an appointment, call 603-230-4043.


In the event of a mental health emergency call 911 or the nearest hospital emergency department.


Confidentiality is maintained in keeping with ethical and legal standards. Your visits and conversations do not become part of any other NHTI record. You are encouraged to discuss any concerns about confidentiality with the counselor.

Staff Members

NHTI is committed to ensuring you have access to resources to support your success at NHTI. We’re developing a new mental health services model that will be available to all students in the near future. Please look for updates at your CCSNH student email or on our website.

If you are seeking mental health services, please contact Riverbend Mental Health Services at 603-228-1600.

For mental health emergencies, please call 1-844-743-5748 to receive immediate attention.

f you have any questions, please email Laura Pantano, Ed.D., Vice President for Student Affairs at

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