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Counseling Center

The mission of The Counseling Center is to foster the development and emotional well-being of ABAC students through personal behavioral health counseling. The Counseling Center provides individual counseling, group counseling, prevention and outreach, consultation, and crisis response across the ABAC Tifton and Bainbridge campuses.



Mental Health IS Health!

Branch Hall Suite 201

Counseling Center

Services Offered

Counseling Center

Student Resources

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The ABAC Counseling Center offers expanded access to mental health services – in addition to the ongoing counseling services on campus – through a partnership with Uwill, which offers students immediate access to teletherapy with no additional charges, a direct crisis connection, and wellness programming through its easy to use online platform.

  • 24/7 Mental Health Crisis Line: 833-646-1526. For in-the-moment support from a licensed counselor for mental health.
  • Teletherapy Sessions (up to 5): To schedule teletherapy, use your ABAC email to register and log in.  Choose a time that fits your schedule and select a therapist based on your preferences, including issue, gender, language, and ethnicity.
  • Upsych for Mental Health Medication: Students have access to an online prescribing clinic to evaluate and manage mental health
    medications. Students can contact the ABAC Counseling Center to get a referral and start the process.

Please see the documents below for more information:

Quick Start Guide (English) (Spanish)

FAQ (English) (Spanish)

Uwill Intro Video

QR code for Uwill

Scan the QR code to get started or visit
If you need assistance, contact:


Counseling Staff

Shubha Chatterjee Ed.D, LPC, CAADC, ATR

Counseling Center

Shubha Chatterjee Ed.D, LPC, CAADC, ATR

Assistant Director, Counseling Center

Dr. Shubha Chatterjee is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and a registered Art Therapist. She specializes in art therapy, biofeedback, and addictions. When she is not serving in her role as a counselor in the Counseling Center, she serves as a lecturer of psychology for the Department of Rural Studies.

Shubha Chatterjee, EdD, LPC, CAADC, ATR
Assistant Director, Counseling Center & Lecturer of Psychology
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Tifton, GA 31793-2601
Phone: 229-391-5135
Fax: 229-391-5136
Personal Pronouns: She/her/hers

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Sue Dees

Counseling Center

Sue Dees

Office Coordinator

Sue is an Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College alumna. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with an option in Accounting from Georgia Southwestern State University. She has worked with ABAC Foundation, Inc. for eight years. She has now joined our team as Office Coordinator for Academic Support and the Counseling Center.

Branch 201

Phyllis Jeter

Counseling Center

Phyllis Jeter


Phyllis is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor. She has over 30 years of counseling experience and is a valuable resource for the ABAC community.

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Bainbridge Students

Ronnie Burke

Counseling Center Hours

Monday – Thursday 8:00 am to 5:30 pm

Friday 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Branch Hall – Suite 201



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