Counselling & Help Centre

Health and Wellness Counselling

Western provides several health-related services on campus that to help students achieve optimum health:

Student Health Services:

Student Health Services is an appointment-based medical clinic for all registered part-time and full-time students at Western. Services include:

  • Medical care
  • Counselling and psychiatry, etc.

Mental Health Counselling:

Mental Health Counselling is available on campus through:

  • Student Development Centre (SDC)
  • Student Health Services (SHS)

Active Minds Western - Student Club for Mental Health

Active Minds’ mission is to reduce the stigma that surrounds mental illness and to create an open environment for the discussion of mental health issues. 

https://www.westernlink.ca/organization/activeminds 


I Need Help Now

Department of Mathematics Help Centre

Help Centre

The Mathematics Department runs a virtual help centre, staffed by TAs. In Fall 2020, the help centre will run from Monday September 21st until Friday December 11th.  It will not run during the Fall Reading week of November 2 - November 8th.  In Winter 2021, the help centre will run from Monday January 18th until April 9th.  It will not run during the Winter Reading week of February 15- February 19.

There are TAs staffing the help centre 8-9am and 5-8pm, Monday to Friday, London Ontario time. Live video help is only available during these times. If you post a question outside of these times, it will be answered in text when TAs log on.

Once you have joined the virtual help centre (see below), please read the information in the "How to use this help centre" channel about its usage.

Joining the Help Centre

It is recommended that you install Microsoft Teams on your computer. The browser based approach further below has limitations, (as does mobile).

After installing Microsoft Teams on your computer and logon to your Western Office 365 account. After you have done that return to this tab and click on the link below:

Virtual Help Centre

Clicking this link should enrol you in a Microsoft Team, if it doesn't try restarting Teams and clicking the link again. Clicking on the "Teams" tab in Microsoft Teams should produce a lovely rainbow coloured circle with the heading "Mathematics Department Virtual Help Centre".

 

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Clicking on that rainbow coloured circle will bring you to the Mathematics Department Virtual Help centre. For information on how to use it click on the "General" tab and then click on "How to use the..." at the top of the page.

 An alternative method (browser based)

Log on to your Western email, i.e. Office 365. From the office home page search for the Microsoft Teams page.

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You can join the team (see top right browser window) with the code: arl8xza

 TA Schedule

 

 

MONDAY

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

8:00am – 9:00am

Wilson L

Logan T

Nathan P

Sepideh T

Wilson L

Sepideh T

Nathan P

Logan T

Ilia V

Artem G

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Artem G

Ilia V

Oussama H

Manak S

Oussama H

Jonathan Z

Lirong Y

Jonathan Z

Manak S

Lirong Y

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Jacob F

Artem G

Ilia V

 

Jason P

Peter S

Logan T

Hamed H

Oussama H

Zeinab J

Jacob F

Wilson L

Jonathan Z

Nathan P

Manak S

Lirong Y

7:00pm – 8:00pm 

Jacob F

Artem G

Ilia V

Jason P

Peter S

Logan T

Hamed H

Oussama H

Zeinab J

Jacob F

Wilson L

Jonathan Z

Nathan P

Manak S

Lirong Y

Faculty of Science Counselling

The Academic Counselling Team in North Campus Building Rm 280 is a team of dedicated and experienced academic counsellors/advisors that help Science students during their academic careers.

Reasons for seeing FoS Academic Counsellor/Advisor:

  • Struggling with university adjustment
  • Advising about the impact of course selection and academic performance on eligibility for modules and degrees
  • Accommodation for missed course work
  • Requests for increased or irregular course loads
  • Advising transfer students
  • Requests for Letter of Permission (taking courses at another university)
  • Change of Status, including withdrawal from Western or transferring from another faculty
  • General questions

Helpful links on the FoS Team's website:

LIVE CHAT

 

HELP PORTAL (REQUIRES A LOG-IN TO ISSUE TICKET)

Private Tutor List

Private Mathematics Tutors

As a service to those students seeking private tutors for university mathematics courses, the Department of Mathematics is displaying the following list of persons who have expressed an interest in private tutoring. The Department of Mathematics is posting this list without commenting on the qualifications or on the quality of tutoring by those persons named on this list, nor with fees that may be charged.

Name Courses Tutored Telephone Email
Al-Khairy, Ali 0110, 1600, 1120, 1000, 1301, 1500, 1501, 1225, 1229 226-919-7962 ali5130027@yahoo.com
Ashraf, Ahmed Umer all undergraduate Mathematics courses 226-235-2965 aashra9@uwo.ca
Azimian, Leila all undergraduate Mathematics and statistics courses

lazimian@uwo.ca

lazimian@yahoo.com

Bai, Heekyoung 0110, 1600, 1120, 1000, 1301, 1501, 1229 519-697-6150 hkbae1005@gmail.com
Bahati, Dr. Raphael all undergraduate mathematics, statistics, and computer science courses 519-281-6186 rbahati@alumni.uwo.ca
Beheshti, Babak all undergraduate Mathematics courses 226-504-2448 bbehesh@uwo.ca
Baril Boudreau, Felix all undergraduate Math courses fbarilbo@uwo.ca
Cabral, Leah all undergraduate mathematics, statistics, calculus, actuarial sciences, and financial modelling courses lcabral5@uwo.ca
Chaves, Sergio All undergrad Math and Stats courses 226-504-7171

schavesr@uwo.ca

Drozd, John
All calculus, multivariable calculus, linear algebra, finite math, differential equations, probability, first year statistics, and first year computer science courses
519-282-3340

jdrozd1@uwo.ca

Engel, Jake Math 1229, Calculus 1000 647-882-9350 jengel4@uwo.ca
Garg, Shashank all first year Mathematics courses shashankgarg24@gmail.com
Hessam, Hamed all undergraduate Math courses 226-210-2310 hhessam@uwo.ca
Ismailova, Elina 0110, 1120, 1000, 1500, 1301, 1501 226-289-9526 ismailova.elina@gmail.com

Jafarlavasani,

Zeinab

Calculus and Linear Algebra 226-242-2820

zjafarla@uwo.ca

 

Laroiya, Tushar All undergraduate math first and second year courses

tlaroiya.mba2019@ivey.ca

 

Liang, Derek all courses in Calculus, Linear Algebra, Differential Equations 548-388-4518 londonprofmath@gmail.com
Martinez, Cesar all undergraduate Math courses 226-237-7634 cbardomi@uwo.ca
O'Hara, Allen all first year Mathematics courses;
2120, 2124, 2155, 2156, 2211, 3020, 3120, 3150
226-700-0884 math_guy@hotmail.com
Omanovic, Jasmin all first year Mathematics courses jomanovi@uwo.ca
Orelowitz, Ryan Math 1225 and Math 1229 647-997-6743 rorelowitz.hba2019@ivey.ca

Pineda, Jose

all first year Mathematics courses 519-871-0018

jose.javier.pineda.oct@gmail.com

Sadeghi, Sajad 0110, 1229, 1600, 1000, 1500, 1301, 1501 519-702-8211 sajad.sadeghi20@gmail.com
Sayal, Aman 0110, 1225. 1229 647-802-4043 asayal2@uwo.ca
Singh, Dharmpreet all undergraduate Math and Statistics courses. 519-701-0212

dsingh72@alumni.uwo.ca

 

Singh, Prakash all undergraduate Math courses 226-503-7970 psing69@uwo.ca
Velivasakis, Marios All undergraduate Math courses 226-504-4191 mvelivas@uwo.ca
Yau, Jessica All first and second year Mathematics and Calculus courses 226-977-0667 jessica.s.yau@gmail.com

Peer Assisted Learning (PAL)

Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) Centre - Western Univeristy 

More Information

Virtual PAL

(closed during Reading Week and Exam periods)

 

Winter 2021 - CLICK HERE

Academic Support and Engagement

Academic Support and Engagement supports students academic, personal, and professional growth. When students participate in our programming and receive support from our team, they discover and develop their strengths, establish their academic identity, engage in leadership and learning opportunities, and build the confidence and competence they need to thrive.