Skip to Main Content

ISU Counseling Pocatello

Mental Health Awareness


7th Floor of Garrison Hall
1400 E. Terry Dr., Bldg. 63
Pocatello, ID  83209


Summer 2019:

Monday - Thursday: 12:00PM - 8:00PM
Friday:  Closed

Contact Us

Phone:  (208) 240-1609
Fax:  (208) 282-2583

To schedule an appointment, contact our clinic to speak with one of our clinic staff.  If you are unable to speak with someone, you can leave a message on our confidential voice mail system.  Calls are typically returned on Mondays and Thursdays.


Patient parking is available in a parking lot east of Garrison Hall (Building 63). There are spaces marked specifically for clinic visitors. If needed, parking passes can be obtained from clinic staff at the time of your appointment. See attached map for directions.

Campus Map

Printable Campus Map

About Us

ISU's Pocatello Counseling Clinic provides individual, couple, and family counseling at minimal costs to community members and Idaho State University faculty, staff, students. Please note: If you are an ISU student, you are eligible for free individual, couples, and group counseling through the ISU Counseling and Testing Service on campus.

Counseling services are provided by graduate level Master of Counseling students under the supervision of faculty and doctoral students in the Department of Counseling.

For the purposes of training and supervision, counseling student interns record their counseling sessions. To ensure clients’ privacy, these recordings are kept on a secure cloud-based system. Recordings are kept only briefly for the purposes of supervision, and are erased after supervision has been completed.  All client sessions are confidential within the limits of the law.


  • Our clinic does not accept or bill insurance and is a cash pay clinic.
  • Payment is expected at the time of service.  We accept cash and/or checks.
  • Occasionally we offer services that have different fees associated with them than the ones listed below.  Please contact our office for more information.

Fees (Community Clients)

Individual Counseling


Family Counseling


Couples Counseling



Fees (ISU Students)*

*ISU Counseling and Testing offers free services to ISU students and is located in Gravely Hall on the 3rd floor.  To contact their office for an appointment, call 208-282-2130.

Individual Counseling


Family Counseling


Couples Counseling



Pro Bono Services

  • Pro bono counseling services and discounted fees are offered to clients on a case-by-case basis.

Supervising Faculty

Shawn P. Parmanand, Ph.D., LCPC, NCC
Clinical Assistant Professor
(208) 240-1609

Supervising Doctoral Students

Camille Frank, M.Coun, LPC
Tim Hakenewerth, Ed.S., LPC
Katie Sacco, M.Coun, LPC
Edson Andrade, M.S.
Brianne Scott, M.A.
Olivia Ngadjui, M.A.
Lindsdale Graham, M.Ed.

ISU Department of Counseling

The principle mission of the Department of Counseling is to prepare quality counselors for various settings in Idaho and the nation. More specifically, we seek to prepare quality School Counselors for public schools in K-12 settings, Marriage, Couple and Family Counselors and Clinical Mental Health Counselors for community agencies and other mental health settings, and Student Affairs Counselors for working in college settings such as advising, residence halls, and career centers.

We prepare doctoral level counselor educators and supervisors to serve as faculty members in counselor education programs, counselor supervisors in various settings, doctoral level counselors, leaders in higher education and counseling organizations, and scholars.

Community Mental Health Resources

2-1-1 Idaho CareLine: a free statewide community Information and Referral service, is a program of the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Our comprehensive database includes programs that offer free or low cost health and human services or social services, such as rental assistance, energy assistance, medical assistance, food and clothing, child care resources, emergency shelter, and more.  

  • 211

Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline: This hotline provides crisis intervention, emotional support, resource referrals, linkages to local services, and follow-up for all Idahoans, including those at risk for suicide and their families and loved ones.

  • 1-800-272-825

South East Idaho Behavioral Crisis Center:  The South East Idaho Behavioral Crisis Center is an adult 24 hour crisis center designed to assess, support, and refer individuals enduring a mental health and/or substance use related crisis.  Services are available via walk-ins or referrals through family, friends, mental health agencies, medical clinics, or law enforcement 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

  • 208-909-5177

Behavioral Health Crisis Center of East Idaho:  Program geared toward adults (18+) who need support for their mental health challenges and/or substance abuse issues.  The clinic is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.  We provide:  Integrated strengths-based mental health and substance abuse assessments; 24-hour stabilization services; Case management assistance and referral and connection to appropriate community services.

  • 208-522-0727

State Hospital South:  State Hospital South in Blackfoot provides psychiatric inpatient treatment and skilled nursing care for Idaho’s adult and adolescent citizens with the most serious and persistent mental illnesses. The hospital works in partnership with families and communities to enable clients to return to community living. The facility is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, and is certified by the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. State Hospital South includes 90 psychiatric adult beds, 29 skilled nursing beds, and 16 beds for adolescents. It also maintains a statewide program to restore competency of criminal justice patients.

  • (208) 785-8401