Wellness Services

Masks or face coverings are mandatory in all indoor spaces 

Anyone coming to campus must wear a mask or face covering in all indoor public spaces. This applies to students, employees, contractors and visitors.

Masks or face coverings are recommended in outdoor spaces where a two-metre distance from others cannot be maintained.

Please bring your own mask or face covering. Review how to safely don a mask.

Thank you for your cooperation.

MRU Injury & Prevention Clinic (formerly Optimal Therapy) reopening measures

The MRU Injury & Prevention Clinic (formerly Optimal Therapy) is open for acupuncture, athletic therapy, chiropractic care, custom orthotics, massage therapy and physiotherapy services and appointments.

The clinic continues to follow the Pandemic Practice Directive of the Alberta College & Association of Chiropractors as well as the Mount Royal University People Plan to ensure that all protective measures are in place to safeguard against the spread of COVID-19.

View their website for more information, clinic safety measures being taken to help create a safer environment and to book an appointment.

Student Counselling Services continues to serve clients.

Student Counselling Services is conducting appointments via telephone or video - see here for more information.  We are committed to providing students with ongoing care and are offering telephone and video sessions. To discuss your options or to book, change, or cancel an appointment, please call 403.440.6362 or email counselling@mtroyal.ca. Be sure to include your name and a call-back number. An administrative assistant will call you back as soon as possible.

Please note that we offer services adapted to current circumstances and there may be a delay in receiving and sending emails. If you are experiencing an emergency, call 911. If you need help now, please call 403.266.HELP (4357), which you can access 24 hours a day seven days a week, or access other off-campus resources with extended hours. 

Health Services continues to see patients.

Individuals should follow the recommendations from AHS related to COVID-19. Individuals with symptoms should not visit a physician's office without consulting Health Link at 811 first. Individuals should call to schedule Health Services for either a telephone appointment or in-person appointment at 403.440.6326

Access to the clinic for booked appointments will be through the Recreation entrance. For public patients, please use the intercom and for students and employees please use your OneCard. 

See more information about Health Services hereHealth Services is closed daily from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. 


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Our services

Mental Health

Student counselling, mental health nurses, and physicians and psychiatrists.

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Clinic physicians and nurses.

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MRU Injury & Prevention Clinic

Chiropractors, acupuncturists, and athletic, massage and physical therapists.

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Workshops & Groups

Single-session workshops and multi-session groups.

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Campus Community Wellness

Health promotion initiatives and wellness collaborations.

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On-campus, off-campus and online resources.

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Our FAQs answer our most commonly asked questions. If you think we've missed something or want to ask something else, please contact us.

Wellness Centre: U216
Healthy Campus Office: I151

Phone: 403.440.8877
Fax: 403.440.6262

Wellness Services U216

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Mount Royal's response to the opioid crisis in Alberta

MRU Security Officers and other MRU community members are trained in the use of Naloxone in response to an opioid overdose on campus.

Wyckham Pharmacy on campus provides training and free Naloxone kits for all interested community members - also available at pharmacies province-wide.

We also offer a Harm Reduction and Naloxone Training workshop.