Mental Health Advisory Service

Whether you are experiencing short- or long-term mental health difficulties during your time at Birkbeck, we are your first point of contact. We offer a confidential, impartial and non-judgemental service for students. 

Contact us

You can contact us by , or by calling us on +44 (0)20 7631 6316. Our telephone lines are open during these times: 

  • Monday-Thursday: 11am-4pm 
  • Friday: 11am-2pm. 

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How we can help

How we can help

We are here to provide you with specialist advice and support in a safe, non-judgmental environment.

Getting support

Getting support

We provide support to current and prospective students with the management of mental health conditions.


Disclosing your condition and confidentiality

All information you disclose to us is dealt with securely, in line with our confidentiality policy. 

Emergency Support

Emergency support

If you need help during a crisis, please contact the Emergency Services, your GP, or visit your nearest hospital's A&E department.