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The University of Michigan Faculty Handbook

10.F Services of the Faculty and Staff Counseling and Consultation Office (FASCCO) and Michigan Medicine Office of Counseling and Workplace Resilience

FASCCO offers a number of services to help current and retired faculty members and their immediate family members with personal difficulties encountered at both work and home. All services are free of charge and confidential. Services include:

  • Short-term counseling services on personal, emotional, family and work place issues;
  • Personalized coaching services to assist with achieving professional or personal goals, such as overcoming procrastination, improving work organization, and completion of specific projects;
  • Critical incident, trauma, and grief counseling; and
  • Brown bag educational presentations on a variety of emotional and mental health topics.

FASCCO's professional staff members are available to assist with such personal issues as interpersonal conflicts, marital/partner or family conflicts, and psychological symptoms – such as depression and anxiety – that may be affecting work performance or career advancement.

Updated January 2020


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