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Women's Issues

Women can experience unique stressors and life experiences that can result in difficulty coping and maintaining a happy life. While they may have family and friends to speak with in an attempt to manage their concerns, women will also seek out professional help, utilizing counseling to work through their problems. As they realize that it can be very helpful to talk confidentially with a non-judgmental, experienced professional, they may find relief and increase their ability to have a satisfying and meaningful life.

Some issues that women may seek counseling to manage include:

  • Stress and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Pregnancy and/or abortion
  • Eating Disorders and Body Image
  • Anger Management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Maintaining Intimate Relationships
  • Sexual Assault
  • Alcohol and Drug Use
  • Sexuality
  • Career Questions
  • Sexual Harassment

How to Get Help

For more information or assistance, please contact the Drexel University Counseling Center at (215) 895-1415, or e-mail There are also numerous resources available online.

The content provided here is intended for informational purposes only. It is not intended for self-diagnosis or self-treatment, nor should it replace the consultation of a trained medical or mental health professional. Please note that outside links are not under our control, and we cannot guarantee the content contained on them.