Welcome to the new Student wellbeing at LSE web resource. We'll be developing the resource and inviting student feedback to it over the 2014/15 year. Meantime, we have listed below some events happening this Michaelmas Term that may be of interest, followed by the names of several people and services you can access at LSE to help you "live well to learn well".
We are all human: interfaith perspectives on troubled times: Monday 13 October, 18:00-19:30
Studying and surviving at LSE: Wednesday 15 October, 15:30-16:30, NAB LG01
Managing study related stress: Wednesday 29 October, 15:30-17:00, TW1 G.01
Adapting to life at LSE: Wednesday 5 November, 12:00-13:45, CLM. 402
People and services
LSE Advisers to Students are available to discuss problems and matters of concern to any woman or male students.
Adviser to Women Students • Professor Wendy Sigle-Rushton • 020 7955 7358 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Adviser to Male Studies • Dr Jonathan Hopkin • 020 7955 6535 • email@example.com
LSE Careers is the first point of information for all things career related. In Michaelmas and Lent terms, it hosts a series of Career In:Sight events that address the emotional aspects of career search.
LSE Deans are available to any student who wishes or needs to discuss academic or personal issues.
Dean of Undergraduate Studies • Dr Peter Howlett • 020 7955 7058 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Dean of Graduate Studies • Dr Sunil Kumar • 020 7955 7574 • email@example.com
Dean of the General Course • Mark Hoffman • 020 7017 5197 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Find out more about the Deans' work at our Student advisers page.
LSE Disability and Wellbeing Service is the first point of contact for disabled students, both before arrival at LSE and throughout their time here. Experts in long term medical, mental health and neurodiverse conditions are available for advice and guidance, and can put Individual Student Support Agreements and Individual Examination Adjustments in place.
LSE Faith Centre is the home to LSE's diverse religious activities and its interfaith programme, as well as providing a reflective space (on the second floor of the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre) for students of any faith or none.
LSE Financial Support Office offers advice and guidance on scholarships, studentships, prizes and awards, with a daily drop in session running on Mondays to Fridays.
LSE Peer Support enables a student to talk confidentially to a fellow student about anything that is troubling them. Located in halls of residence and on campus, the Peer Supporters are a group of specially selected and trained students who help their peers to find their own solutions.
LSE Residential Services offers 24 hour support in all LSE residences and runs a series of hall-based events across the year, including yoga classes, a Chinese New Year party and stressbusting activities during exams.
LSE Student Counselling Service is a free and confidential service for all students, offering bookable one to one appointments, drop in sessions at 15:00 Mondays to Fridays, and group based support on issues such as anxiety management and self esteem.
LSE Student Services Centre Advice and Reception Team is available at the Student Services Centre counter in the Old Building from 11:00 to 16:00 Mondays to Fridays, for advice on a range of subjects including admissions, registration, course choice, exams and graduation.
LSESU Advice & Support is the LSE Students' Union Advice & Support service, located on the third floor of the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre and open Mondays to Fridays from 11:00 to 13:00, and available for advice, guidance and representation to all LSE students on matters relating to LSE academic policies, as well as housing and applications for hardship funds.