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Health and Wellbeing

Staff counselling and psychological support

The Staff Counselling and Psychological Support Service (SCPSS) provides confidential professional support for all University staff for personal or work-related problems and challenges.

Occupational health referrals

Assessments to help guide adjustments or support, tailored to your individual health circumstance to help you attend work and fulfil your required duties.

Campus and community wellbeing

Even while maintaining social distancing, it’s vital during these times, to stay connected to the important people in your life, be they colleagues, friends, family members or others.

Mental health and wellbeing

In these tricky times, many of us find it difficult to deal with all the uncertainty. Here are some avenues of support.

Physical health and wellbeing

It is important to improve your mood and keep on moving in whatever way suits you.


Mindfulness is a useful practice to steady our minds and bodies.

Health surveillance

A series of ongoing health checks available for those who are exposed to noise, vibration, ionising radiation, solvents, fumes, dusts, biological and other agents hazardous to health.


Information, guidance and support resources to help give staff and managers a better understanding of menopause

Staff counselling resources

A selection of information and self help resources.

Advice for staff temporarily working at home

Which accepted work-related activities you can do at home, setting up your 'workstation', general support.

Smokefree campus

The University of Leeds has taken the first step to become a Smokefree campus.