On January 11, 2023, the first activity was held within the psychological counseling center. A memorandum of understanding was signed between the university and the International Coaching Association. The president of the association, psychologist Khatuna Muzashvili, conducted a training for the university students and staff.
The psychological counseling center at the university was opened on December 28, 2022 within the framework of the Erasmus+ international project EPSY (Establishment of Psychological Counselling Centers at Georgian HEIs for Students (617980-EPP-1-2020-1-GE-EPPKA2-CBHE-SP)
The overall aim of the E-PSY project (implementation period - 2021-2023) is improvement of student services at Georgian HEIs by means of establishing psychological counselling centers for students at target partner universities in all regions of Georgia.
Specific objectives of the project are:
1. Establishment of psychological counselling centers at target partner HEIs for students.
2. Preparing and retraining staff to work at psychological counselling centers.
3.Elaboration of recommendations and legislation documentation for policy makers and governmental agencies of Georgia.
4. Raising mental health awareness among students and wider audience.
5. Creation of Association of University Psychological Counselling Centers of Georgia.