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Counseling and Psychological Services

Counseling and Psychological Services facilitates students’ growth by focusing on values of self‑respect, respect for others, and self‑awareness.

The office emphasizes healthy and adaptive choices, reaching one’s fullest potential, and functioning successfully within the global and local community.

If you have concerns about a student or yourself, please call, email, or stop by.

Counseling and Psychological Services provides individual counseling, support groups, and health-focused events and resources.


Counseling Testimonials

“I love my counselor. She is always welcoming and caring and keeps the conversation going. After leaving, I always feel better.”

“Counseling through Cabrini has helped me to grow as a student and as a person. You can easily tell how much all of the counselors care about the students here.”

“I know I would not still be at Cabrini if it was not for their help. I am extremely thankful to them for all of their hard work and compassion.”

“I was shy at first about seeking help. I wasn't entirely sure of how I was supposed to go about setting up appointments, but the staff was very friendly, helpful, and patient.”


Resources for Faculty/Staff
We offer workshops, trainings, and educational programs about stress management, how to help a troubled student, eating concerns, self-care, coping with trauma, and assertive communication.

  • For more information, or to schedule a presentation, contact us at 610.902.8561.

Alissa L. Brown, PsyD, Director of Counseling and Psychological Services 
ab11458@cabrini.edu
610.902.8596

Carolina Alshon, MSW, LSW, Licensed Social Worker
carolina.alshon@cabrini.edu
610.902.8566

Eliza Costoso, PsyD, NBCC, Counselor 
eliza.costoso@cabrini.edu 
610.902.8132 

Jen Gorman, Administrative Assistant 
jennifer.gorman@cabrini.edu 
610.902.8561

  • Email is not a confidential means of communication.
  • Please do not use email to contact staff about an emergency or confidential matters.
  • Call during office hours to make an appointment or to speak with a counselor.

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