Counselling for students

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Dear University of Gloucestershire,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me with the number of students who have accessed counselling services provided by the university for each of the past three academic years (2014/15, 2015/16 and 2016/17).

If possible, please provide a breakdown by the type of issue the students are seeking help for.

Yours faithfully,

Claire Miller

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From: Claire Miller <[FOI #444772 email]>
Sent: 08 November 2017 19:52
To: Freedom of Information
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Counselling for students
 
Dear University of Gloucestershire,

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me with the
number of students who have accessed counselling services provided by the
university for each of the past three academic years (2014/15, 2015/16 and
2016/17).

If possible, please provide a breakdown by the type of issue the students
are seeking help for.

Yours faithfully,

Claire Miller

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Dear Claire,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000

Information Request

 

Thank you for your request for information received on 09 November 2017.

Your request is being handled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
(FOIA). 

Please find below The University of Gloucestershire’s response to your
request.

Under the Freedom of Information Act, please could you provide me with the
number of students who have accessed counselling services provided by the
university for each of the past three academic years (2014/15, 2015/16 and
2016/17).

If possible, please provide a breakdown by the type of issue the students
are seeking help for.

Having consulted with colleagues I can confirm that the number of students
seeking support from the counselling service for the past three academic
years were:

 

2014-15 2015-16 2016-17
384 405 476

 

The type of issue are varied but the top three issues for the past three
years (and for many years prior to that are)

1.    Anxiety

2.    Depression, Anger and Mood Changes

3.    Relationships

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University of Gloucestershire
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Park Campus
Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL50 2RH

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Yours sincerely

 

R Neal

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Secretariat Information Officer

^University of Gloucestershire

Governance and Secretariat Services

The Park, Cheltenham, GL50 2RH

 

Tel: 01242 714140

E-mail: [email address]

Web: [2]www.glos.ac.uk

 

 

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