DeGroote School of Business


Wellness Support Services for MBA Students

Full-Time Students

Private Matters Psychotherapy (PMP) provides Individual and Group Counselling for Full-time MBA, Full -time Co-op and Full-time Accelerated Students

  • Available weekdays 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. and weekends by appointment
  • To set up an appointment directly with the provider, use this link, call 905-681-7359 or email

Part-Time Students Offers free support tailored to the unique needs of students. Access real-time and appointment based support. Free & fully confidential, available anytime of day or night. Access to counsellors that speak your language and understand your culture.

  • 1-844-751-2133 or the my SSP app

Additional Supports

RJC Nursing Room

The Ron Joyce Centre offers the university community a well-lit, private space for individuals to breastfeed, bottle-feed, or express milk.

The Nursery Room is located at RJC 258.

Questions, please email


905-972-8338 (Hamilton), 1-866-550-5205 (Niagara), 1-877-825-9011 (Halton) COAST (Crisis Outreach and Support Team) answers the crisis line 24/7.

Occasionally all lines are busy, please leave a brief message and they will call back, typically within 10 minutes.

Distress Centre Halton
Halton/ Milton: 905-877-1211, Hamilton: 905-561-5800, Burlington: 905-681-1488, Oakville: 905-849-4541

Provides telephone and online support to people 365 days of the year 24/7

Empower Me   Offers support for depression, anxiety, grief, relationship problems, adjusting to life in a new country, addictions, mild substance abuse, educational conflict, disordered eating, and more. You can also speak to a life coach about well-being and growth, career, relationships and finances.

  • Call 1- 833- 628 -5589 (toll-free) from anywhere in North America


1-866-925-5454 or text GOOD2TALKON (686868)

Good2Talk is a free mental health service for post-secondary students in Ontario, available 24/7/365

Halton Suicide Prevention Coalition
Provides suicide prevention, intervention and postvention.

Offers free walk-in counselling on Thursday from 1:00 – 7:30 pm


Main Campus Resources for all MBA Students

Chaplaincy Centre (all faiths)
MUSC 231 (Main campus student center)
905-525-9140 ext. 24207

Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence Care Centre
McMaster Medical Centre, Room 4B24
1200 Main Street West
905-521-2100 ext. 73557

Additional Reliable Websites

Helpful Resources