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Simultaneously managing work, studies, family and social life can be a challenge, and Birkbeck understands the need for effective student support services to ensure the academic success and personal development of its learning community. Students who feel they might benefit from counselling can attend Birkbeck’s Wellbeing Centre, which provides a free and confidential service. There’s also a Mental Health Service which gives support and advice, and specialist support for those with disabilities or dyslexia.
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