Student Counseling Center

Here you'll find what you need to know about the Student Counseling Center and the services we offer the Grand View University community. We provide individual counseling, group counseling, academic counseling, crisis intervention, and a variety of other services.

We provide a confidential and supportive environment to discuss personal issues, and work towards making positive changes to one’s thoughts, feelings, behaviors, and relationships. Common concerns include anxiety and depression, relationship difficulties with friends or roommates, eating disorders, lack of motivation, childhood and family concerns, substance abuse, sexual identity, sexual assault and abuse recovery, and personal growth.

Student Counselors

To schedule an appointment, contact one of our counselors:

Kent Schornack
Director of Leadership & Counseling

Emily Barnes
Assistant Director of Leadership & Counseling

ebarnes @

Schedule An Appointment

***In the event of an emergency (suicidal, homicidal, panic attack, etc.) call the Student Life Office (515) 263-2986 or 911 if a counselor can't be reached.***