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Counseling Services

Lake Area Technical Institute provides free personal and confidential counseling services to students. The goal of Lake Area Tech is to promote student success and retention by helping students reach their educational and personal goals and by being a resource for other services available in the community.

Services Available:

  • Personal Counseling
  • Career Counseling
  • Academic Success Counseling
  • Crisis Intervention

Possible Topics:

  • Anxiety/Stress
  • Alcohol/Drug Problems
  • Academic Probation/Dismissal
  • Grief
  • Harassment
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Abuse/Violence Issues
  • Career Exploration
  • Depression
  • Self Esteem Issues


Meet Our Counselors

Megan Howard, NCC, CRC

Megan Howard is located in the Admissions office (by the Financial Aid and Registration areas) Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM. Contact her at:
882-5284 Ext. 216
Walk ins welcome! No appointment necessary (but it is suggested to ensure she is available and not with another student).
She also has live chat, just click below to begin


Sarah Brindle, MA

Sarah Brindle is located in room 126 in the main building.
Her hours are Monday through Friday from 8 am to 4 pm.
Appointments are suggested to ensure availability. Please call the number below or email:
882-5284 Ext. 279


Chat with a counselor.