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Why Should I Use Teletherapy?

You may be new to the idea of teletherapy, or meeting with a therapist online. It’s a relatively new concept that leverages technology to solve common access problems. Therapy and psychiatry appointments are made more convenient by eliminating commute times, transportation costs, and geographic limitations, making mental health care more accessible to everyone.

Like meeting in person but with less hassle

Telehealth platforms bring the same quality of service to a more convenient location: wherever you are! Recent research found that teletherapy is as effective in treating mental health and substance use conditions as traditional face-to-face therapy. Rest assured that medium doesn’t affect quality.

Research also shows that telemental health is efficient and cost-effective. And telehealth platforms like ours are required by federal law to be HIPAA-compliant. With UniWellness, your health information remains encrypted, secure, and safe.

With less stress, more accessibility, and the same security and effectiveness, it’s no wonder we’re seeing a shift towards teletherapy.

What else should I know?

You should know that our mental health professionals are experienced in providing services remotely using telehealth platforms like ours. You should also know that they’re experienced in providing care to college students like you. They’re well-versed in the things you experience on a daily basis! Stress management, relationship problems, depression and anxiety, eating disorders, substance use. They’ve supported others before, and now they’re ready to support you.

Click here to request an appointment today!


Our goal is to reduce barriers by connecting students to mental health care whenever and wherever because every person matters and every illness hurts

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