Healthcare and Primary Services

  Psychological and Psychiatric Services

Psychological Assistance Service
The Psychological Assistance Service is a point of reference for any students who encounter psychological difficulties during their studies (anxiety, relationship problems, academic performance). It provides counselling so that students can play a productive role in University life and reap the benefits of their studies, and valuable information and support regarding addictions (smoking, alcohol, drugs, eating disorders etc.).
The Service, which is completely free of charge for all students of the University of Padova, is set up by the Department of General Psychology and the Department of Developmental Psychology and Socialisation in collaboration with ESU.
International students
can book an appointment by writing to


Psychiatric Consultancy Service
The Psychiatric Consultancy Service has been set up by an agreement between the ESU and the Department of Psychiatric and Neurological Science in order to offer students expert advice on psychological or personal problems, difficulties or unease.
Consultation consists of three diagnostic or evaluative sessions, plus one session based on the structured interview method. Sessions are on a weekly basis, and at the end of the course, the S.C.P. offers a brief series of therapy or recommends organisations that can offer students additional advice.

Servizio di Consulenza Psichiatrica
via Giustiniani 2
tel. +39 049 8213830

  Gynaecology and Andrology Services

Gynaecology Service - Ambulatorio ginecologico
The "Elena Lucrezia Cornaro Piscopia" ambulatory offers gynaecologic and obstetric assistance (medical examination, pap-test, colposcopy etc.) to female University students and staff. In order to have access to the service, it is necessary to have a GP prescription. According to personal income, a payment is required for the service.

via Giustiniani 3
visits by appointment only (bookings via phone: Monday-Friday 1.30-3pm)
tel.: +39 049 8218352

Andrology Service - Ambulatorio di Andrologia
The andrology service is available for University staff and students, offering assistance for any kind of issues related to male sexuality and reproduction. It is also a centre for prevention and diagnosis. The cost of the service is 25,50 euro.

via Ospedale civile 105
visits by appointment only (bookings via phone: Monday-Friday 11am-1.30pm)
tel.: +39 049 8213010