About the Service

Web site: http://psy.univer.kharkov.ua

The Psychological Counseling of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University was established in September 2010 by the order of the Rector of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University № 3701-1/128 dated 07.09.2010 in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine № 1248 dated 30.12.2009 «On the improvement of the social-educational and psychological support of the educational process in higher educational institutions of III–IV accreditation levels».

The main purpose of the service is psychological support and improvement of educational and scientific processes effectiveness, the protection of mental health and social well-being of students, teachers, researchers and other employees of the University.

The main objectives of the University Psychological Counseling are:

  • improving psychological culture, students’ stress resistance in learning and interpersonal communication;
  • helping to create favorable microclimate, overcoming conflicts in student groups and teaching staff;
  • preventing and eliminating problems of adaptation to the social and psychological conditions of life that are constantly changing;
  • psychological support and maintenance of the activity of the main groups of the University employees;
  • psychological education.

At the moment Psychological Counseling provides:

  • diagnostics — psychological examination of students, study groups and teaching staff, monitoring the contents and conditions of individual development, identifying the causes that hinder the development and education;
  • psychological adjustment of difficulties in students’ communication, negative forms of emotional response;
  • holding trainings on the development of self-confidence, effective communication skills, self-presentation etc.;
  • preventive care in teaching healthy lifestyles, maintaining mental and physical health; individual counseling — psychological assistance for the students and employees that have
  • difficulties in studying, are in crisis state.

You can contact us at the address: Svobody Square, 6, north building of V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University, 6th floor, room. 621.

Telephone: +380 (57) 707-55-08
E-mail: nnps@karazin.ua