Health & Counseling Services

Health and Counseling Services encourages and educates students to practice positive life skills and health habits that will optimize their mental and physical health. The Health and Counseling Services is committed to assist students in the holistic management of their physical and mental health care, health education, wellness issues, and access to medical care to support their academic endeavors.

Health Services

The Director of Health Services provides direct nursing care to meet the acute and chronic health needs of individuals in the college community, education in areas of safety, health, and wellness, referral to local health services, and manage/clear immunization records and student health files, as well as helping students navigate issues regarding health insurance.

Health Services Clinic Location & Hours

Located in Wellness Center (Below the Library)
Monday-Thursday 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday- 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Contact Info

Alise Cannon, RN, BSN
Director of Health Services
828.419.2336
E-mail: alise.cannon@montreat.edu

Local Care Services

  • Fast-Med Urgent Care – Asheville – 828.210.2835
  • Urgent Care South – Asheville – 828.274.1462
  • Mission Hospital Emergency Room -828-213-1111 | 509 Biltmore Ave. Asheville, NC 28801
  • Parkway Medical – Black Mountain & Asheville – 828.298.0333 | 15 Jane Jacobs Rd. Black Mountain, NC 28711

Counseling Services

The Director of Counseling provides students with individual or group counseling; referral to local resources; crisis intervention; workshops; coordination of Disability Services; and a variety of outreach and consultation.

Hours and Location

Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Located in Wellness Center (Below the Library)

College is a time of growth and change. So it’s common for students to experience some stress and difficulties along the way. The Counseling Center provides a safe, confidential, non-judgmental setting where students can receive counseling, crisis intervention, referral to local resources, and consultation. To make an appointment, students can stop by the Counseling Center during office hours. We’re located in the Wellness Center, below the library.

Contact Info

Wesley Davis, MA, LPCA
Director of Counseling Services
wesley.davis@montreat.edu
828.419.2338