Myth: Going to counseling is a sign of weakness.
Fact: It actually takes a great deal of emotional strength to confront problem areas, seek help, and take responsibility for your life.
Myth: Counseling is too expensive for me.
Fact: While the usual rate for counseling per hour is about $125, the Counseling and Testing Center provides this service free of charge to the students of Walla Walla University.
Myth: "No one is going to tell me what to do!"
Fact: Your counselor will help you explore solutions or directions. Once you have chosen your goal, your counselor will help you get there.