University of Evansville

Counseling Services

The counseling center is available to assist students with identifying and developing skills that will help them to effectively meet their educational and life goals.

Book Resources

Here's a brief list of the books that can be loaned out to students.

Alcohol/Drugs

  • "Alcoholics Anonymous (The Big Book)" by Bill and Bob
  • "Buzzed; the Straight Facts about the Most Used and Abused Drugs from Alcohol to Ecstasy," by Kuhn, Swartzwelder, and Wilson

Depression/Coping Skills

  • "When Nothing Matters Anymore; A Survival Guide for Depressed Teens," by Bev Cobain (cousin to Kurt Cobain)
  • "Life Strategies for Teens," by Jay McGraw
  • "How to Stubbornly Refuse to Make Yourself Miserable about Anything, Yes, Anything!" by Albert Ellis
  • "The Power of Positive Thinking," by Norman Vincent Peale

Sexual Assault/Abuse Resources

  • "The Gift of Fear (and other Survival Signals that Protect Us from Violence," by Gavin De Becker
  • "Invisible Girls; The Truth About Sexual Abuse," by Patti Feuereisen
  • "Girls Fight Back: The College Girl's Guide to Protecting Herself," by Erin Weed

Fun-great for small groups!

  • "Zobmondo!" by Randy Horn