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Walden Peer Counseling is an anonymous and confidential hotline and walk-in peer counseling service staffed by Yale undergraduates. We are available to talk about anything that’s on your mind. We are open every weekday and weekend night during the academic year when classes are in session; the hotline operates from 8 PM to 8 AM every night. Our office, in the Welch B basement, is open from 8 PM to 1 AM Sunday through Thursday. The number for the hotline is (203) 432-TALK (203-432-8255).

We are currently accepting applications for new counselors! If you are interested in applying, please use the following link: https://forms.gle/BF4D98vqUsVYuCNb7The priority application deadline is March 15, 2024. The final deadline is March 31, 2024

If you have any questions about Walden, please call (203) 432-TALK any night between 8 PM and 8 AM during the academic year, email us at walden.counseling@gmail.com, or email our adviser, Debra Gregory at debra.gregory@yale.edu.

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how to reach us

For counseling services:

  • Dial (203) 432-TALK (2-8255 from a campus phone)
For information on our programs or applying to become a counselor:
   • Email walden.counseling@gmail.com