Psychological Counseling Center

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Professionals of the Psychological Counseling Center (PCC) provide psychological and counseling services for the students of the center of preparation studies (a Foundation Program), bachelor, master as well as doctoral programs.
The PCC helps students to reach a state of positive mental health. Our psychologists provide a safe and confidential environment to help students discover any issues that may interfere with their well-being, happiness, or effectiveness.
Commonly addressed concerns include but are not limited to relationships, stress, self-esteem, body image, sexuality, anxiety, and depression.

Areas of work:

  • Individual and group counseling
  • Counseling for parents who are concerned about their child
  • Psychological diagnostics
  • Workshops and seminars on various topics

Students use the Student Portal ( to make an appointment with a psychologist.
Also, there is a YouTube channel called NU Counseling where NU psychologists as well as students talk about topics that promote students’ overall well-being.

Information on upcoming workshops and seminars is sent to NU students via email.

Office Hours: Monday- Friday: 8:30 am-5:30 pm

Our Counselors:

Yakovenko Olga
Acting Director
office 26.106, block 26,
+7 (7172) 70-60-74

Nazira Saugabayeva
Senior psychologist
office 19.106, block 19

Yerden Nurtayev
Senior psychologist
office 26.108, block 26
+7 (7172) 70-57-35


Olga Zhuravleva
Senior psychologist
office 11.102, block 11
+7 (7172) 70-92-77


Bauyrzhan Arenov
office 20.104, block 20

Zhanmurzina Alina
office 11.103, block 11

Rufiya Omarova
office 19.105, block 19

Natalya Nesterenko
office 11.101, block 11
+7 (7172) 70 5726

Temirlan Yechshanov
Prevention Psychologist
office 11.105, block 11
+7 (7172) 70 92 88

Aida Urazalinova
office 26.107, block 26
+7 (7172) 70 90 42



In an emergency or after hours, please call:

54-76-03 (24 Hours) Medical Center of mental health problems

150 (24 Hours) Unified psychological service in Kazakhstan