Welcome!  As a ministry to the Palm Beach Atlantic University community, our mission is to promote physical, mental and spiritual health and well-being.  Our desire is to provide all health services and programs from a Christ-centered perspective, enabling each person to fulfill academic, personal and spiritual goals. Counseling & Wellness provide free mental health services. We also offer a wide range of health programming to the university community including educational programs and regular blood drives in cooperation with area community blood centers.
 
If you would like more information on our Counseling Services, please visit their page at Counseling Center.
 
We look forward to serving you!

 

 

The university no longer offers a school-sponsored insurance plan. However, it is strongly recommended that students obtain coverage while enrolled at PBA, as the university acknowledges the significance of healthcare protection for its community. Below is a list of health insurance options tailored to specific student groups, which can aid students in making an informed decision. Please be aware that by clicking any of the links provided, you acknowledge that Palm Beach Atlantic University does not endorse any specific insurance plan. PBA strongly advises students to review the policies of these plans or agents carefully before purchasing coverage.

Please click the following link to access the Insurance List and Medical Health-Sharing Plans.

PBA is committed to supporting our students. For individual support, please contact the Office of Counseling & Wellness at 561-803-2576 or Counseling_wellness@pba.edu.

 

 
 Health Insurance 
 

The university no longer offers a school-sponsored insurance plan. However, it is strongly recommended that students obtain coverage while enrolled at PBA, as the university acknowledges the significance of healthcare protection for its community. Below is a list of health insurance options tailored to specific student groups, which can aid students in making an informed decision. Please be aware that by clicking any of the links provided, you acknowledge that Palm Beach Atlantic University does not endorse any specific insurance plan. PBA strongly advises students to review the policies of these plans or agents carefully before purchasing coverage.

Please click the following link to access the Insurance List and Medical Health-Sharing Plans.

PBA is committed to supporting our students. For individual support, please contact the Office of Counseling & Wellness at 561-803-2576 or Counseling_wellness@pba.edu.

 
 New PBA Student Health Forms 
 
Click on this ink to enter the MedProctor and follow instructions on submitting all health form requirements.
You will be able to access the portal using your my.PBA Credentials. 

Due Dates

Fall semester: Health forms are due on August 1st. 
Spring semester: Health forms are due on December 15th.

Contact the Counseling & Wellness Office at 561-803-2576 or email counseling_wellness@pba.edu.


Required Forms

Graduate, Evening, and Part-time Students

  • Click on Forms to access all the required forms. 
  • Complete the electronic TB Risk Screening Form.

Full-time Undergraduate and Additional Bachelor

  • Click on Forms to access all the required forms.
  • TB Risk Screening Form
  • Immunization History Form - All Full-time Day Undergraduate students attending PBA's Main Campus are required to have MMR 1 & 2.  Students living on campus also need to have Hepatitis B 1, 2, & 3 and Meningococcal ACWY (not MenB vaccine). Print the Immunization Form and have a doctor complete it. Visit the MedProctor to access the health forms. 
  • Once the health forms are completed, uploaded supporting documentation into the MedProctor.
  • Physical Exam Form - All Full-time Day Undergraduate students attending PBA's Main Campus must have a doctor complete a physical within 12 months prior to your start date.

Pharmacy, Nursing, and Athletic Training students may be required to submit additional requirements to their departments.

 

 

Required Forms
No additional forms are needed; however, we do recommend that you submit any updated records (i.e. physicals and immunizations from other medical facilities). If your health information (i.e. allergies, surgeries, etc.) or contact information has changed, please complete a new Health Information Form.
 

There are no health alerts on campus at this time.

 

Office/Administrative Hours
Monday - Friday  8:00 AM to 4:45 PM
The office may be closed 12:30 - 1:30 PM for lunch
 
Counseling Hours
Monday - Friday  9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
 
Physical Address
Oceanview Hall (next to the old Campus Bookstore)                                     
1000 S. Dixie Highway
West Palm Beach, FL 33401                           
       
Mailing Address
Counseling & Wellness
901 South Flagler Dr.
P.O. Box 24708
West Palm Beach, FL 33416-4708
 
Phone:  (561) 803-2576
Fax:      (561) 803-2499
 
Staff
 
Dr. Rose Vassell, LMHC - Director of Counseling & Wellness
 
Kathleen Lovanice, M.S - University Counselor
 
Zeney De La Paz, M.S - University Counselor
  
Aida Castro, M.S., - Family Resource Specialist 
Aida_Castro2@pba.edu