CARE Counselor for Fine Arts Students

Abby SimpsonCARE (Counselors in Academic Residence) is a program of the Counseling and Mental Health Center (CMHC) that places a counselor onsite in colleges across the university to help make it easier for students to get support. CARE counselors also provide information and consultations to faculty and staff. CARE services are confidential.

Abby Simpson, LCSW, is the CARE counselor assigned to support students in the College of Fine Arts.


Any student is welcome to drop by Abby’s office in DFA 1.204B. She's in the office on Mondays and Tuesdays.


If you are a faculty or staff member and would like to talk about your concerns for a student, you can contact the CARE Counselor for guidance. For example, if you’ve observed a student in distress or you’re wondering how to check-in with a student, you can schedule a consultation with the counselor to discuss how to support the student.