|Phone:||+47 31 00 83 18|
Hilde is a trained psychologist, has worked as such for many years and has extensive experience with various psychological issues. Hilde can help you with small and big challenges, preferably the ones that are most prominent in relations to other people. Hilde can, for example, help with anxiety, breakup in friendship, love grief, depression, study pressure and low self-esteem.
You find SSN Health at SSN´s office, just inside the main entrance, in the "glass gate" on Campus Porsgrunn.
|Phone:||31 00 82 78|
Hilde is a trained nurse with extended education in mental health work. It is important for her to meet you with an open mind, and that you can explore the possible reasons for the arrival of difficulties together.
For some, stress with exams can be difficult to deal with, while others struggle with close relationships. Both friendship and family can be demanding! Some students carry with them difficult experiences from both childhood and adolescence. Some have experienced painful thing that still causes problems as adults and some experience painful things in adulthood. All of this can disrupt concentration and drain energy.
International students may use GP services in the host municipality. Read more about GP on Helsenorge.
How to get an appointment?
International students can get an appointment with the GP in one of three ways:
1. By contacting a GP in the city and asking for an appointment.
2. By contact the municipality of, who will help you to find a GP who can offer a consultation.
3. If urgent medical attention is required: Contact the emergency care unit (116 117) or call 113 if it is critical.
Students from EU/EEA countries or Switzerland:
Students from an EU/EEA country or Switzerland are entitled to necessary medical attention at treatment locations associated with the public health service. Upon presentation of a European Health Insurance Card they will be charged the same amount as Norwegians pay for the same health service.
Students from countries outside the EU/EEA:
Students from countries outside the EU/EEA are not entitled to coverage for costs of medical treatment from the Norwegian National Insurance scheme and are not entitled to get their medical expences compensated. Students in this category must pay the excess/fee when using GP services in accordance with the standard tariff for patients not covered by the National Insurance scheme for each appointment/consultation.
Additional services such as taking blood samples or other medical procedures/tests are not included in this example. Students from outside the EU/EEA must pay the full cost of GP visits and seek a refund from their private travel insurance policy.
Mental help, Porsgrunn municipality
Phone: +47 35 54 74 79
DPS Nedre Telemark
Phone: +47 35 00 28 00
Please note that you must have a referral from a GP, psychologist or private practitioner for appointments and treatment at DPS.
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Mental Health Helpline
24-hour phone: 116 123
Have you had high health expenses during the recent months, such as expenses from doctor appointments, dentist or physiotherapist?