Kathy Jones » Student Health and Counseling
Health and Counseling
309 College Street, Sutcliffe Hall
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed from noon to 1 p.m. for lunch)
7:30 a.m. to Noon (closed on Thursday afternoons for physical health care, but open for Counseling Services)
Closed during the summer (email and messages are checked and returned)
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (not available on Friday)
7:30 to 8:30 a.m.
After Hours Emergency
Dial 911 and give clear directions to your residence hall or call Public Safety at 859.236.4357
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24 Hours): 1.800.273.8255 (TALK)
Parsons Center for Student Health and Counseling Staff
The staff in the Parsons Center for Student Health and Counseling provide a complete approach to wellness including physical and mental health issues. A Licensed Practical Nurse, a Registered Nurse, and a Physician’s Assistant are available during regular hours. Physician Clinics are offered four days each week.
A native of Lincoln County, Kathy joined Parsons Parsons Center for Student Health and Counseling in August 2004 as the Registered Nurse. She assumed the role of Director in the fall of 2008. She has a B.S. in Education from Eastern Kentucky University. After losing a friend to AIDS, she gained an appreciation for a skilled and compassionate nurse and chose to make a career change. After earning an Associate degree in Nursing from Midway College in 2000, she worked at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center as an RN in the Critical Care Unit and Emergency Room.