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Providing student-athletes with resources to assist with overall well-being and mental wellness.



  • Alcohol and Drug Awareness
  • Bystander Intervention
  • Healthy Relationships
  • Stress Management
  • Nutrition




Healthy Penn State (HPS) is an initiative led by Health Promotion and Wellness. Healthy Penn State is a holistic approach to promoting well-being that encourages the development and maintenance of a sound body, mind, and spirit. The aim is to improve the academic success of students by enhancing behaviors that promote health and reduce the incidence of behaviors that negatively impact the welfare of students.


To access health and wellness resources for student visit Healthy Penn State by clicking on the following link:



Health Services


The Health Center is located on the 1st floor of the Wellness House. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday.


Questions and concerns please contact Danielle Werner, campus nurse, at 717-749-6160. She can also be reached at Physicians are also available by appointment only.


If you’re not able to reach Health Services at Mont Alto or have an urgent matter please call the 24/7 nurse advise line at 814-865-4UHS (4847).


For emergencies call 911 or Police Services at 717-749-6070.



Counseling Services


In-person and virtual counseling services


Students interested in scheduling an appointment in counseling services have the option of scheduling with either Darlene Pasi, M.S., LPC or Ashley McLaughlin, M.S., LSW. Counseling services are free for currently enrolled Penn State students. 


Counseling Services has normal operating hours 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m Monday-Friday.

If there is an urgent matter and during normal operating hours, please contact Counseling Services directly at 717-749-6125 or to schedule a same-day urgent appointment.


To schedule an appointment:

  1. Schedule an Appointment
  2. Use password: caps2020
  3. Select your appointment


If you have questions about counseling services, please contact Darlene Pasi, M.S., LPC or Ashley McLaughlin, M.S., LSW


Penn State Crisis Services available 24/7:

Phone Line:  877-229-6400

Text:  texting ‘LIONS’ to 741741