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Career Development and Counseling


We are here to help all students in any way we can. We have Counseling services for personal reason, academic reasons and career decisions. We have Career Services that can help you utilize your knowledge by helping you search for positions. We can prepare you for the job market and make sure you are ready to shine.

New Offices!!!

We have a new office space. as of January 17th, 2014 we moved from Oswald 320C to Academic & Technical Building Suite 102.  It is an office Suite that will house the Career and Counseling Center and be easier for students to assisted in their academic endeavors. So please stop by and let us know how we can assists you.


Career Counseling | Personal Counseling

At BCTC, student's academic and personal success is our mission.

From time to time life's demands and pressures can overwhelm students.

BCTC Counseling services are available to assist students in handling a variety of issues:

  • Depression

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  • Anxiety
  • Problems forming relationships
  • Lack of satisfaction with current relationships
  • Loss of relationships (through death, divorce, break-ups, moving away)
  • Family problems
  • Anger
  • Loneliness
  • Homesickness
  • Being different from others due to ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, race
  • Experiencing violence now or in the past
  • Problems related to alcohol or other substance use
  • Rape/sexual assault
  • Problems with eating or body image
  • Adjusting to college
  • Adjusting to a new culture
  • Wanting to learn to make healthier life choices
  • Having a general sense of "not feeling like myself"
  • Having a general feeling of unhappiness or unease
  • Confusion about identity, who or what you want to be
  • Career and major exploration

Both personal and career counseling services are free and confidential to all registered BCTC students.

Cooper Campus - Oswald Building Room 320C

Jessica Wooldridge, Counselor
Bob Phillips, Career Development Specialist

Office Hours*

Monday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*Appointments may be made outside of these hours. Please contact us to arrange a time.

Our Fall 2013 Operating Schedule

Winchester, Lawrenceburg & Danville

Winchester February 3rd, February 24th, March 24th, April 14th
Danville January 23rd, February 13th, March 6th, April 3rd, April 26th
Lawrenceburg January 28th, February 18th, March 11th, April 8th, April 29th

Leestown Campus

Jessica Wooldridge
Room 100-C Center Building
164 Opportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511-2623
(859) 246-6299
(859) 246-6550 to set up an appointment
Monday & Friday 9:00 a.m to 5:00 p.m.

Bob Phillips
Room 100-C Center Building
164 Opportunity Way
Lexington, KY 40511-2623
(859) 246-6533
(859) 246-6550 to set up an appointment
Wednesday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Cooper Campus 

Bob Phillips
Academic & Technical Building
Suite 102A
470 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40506-0235
(859) 246-6702
(859) 246-6550 to set up an appointment
Tuesday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Jessica Wooldridge
Academic & Technical Building
Suite 102G
470 Cooper Drive
Lexington, KY 40506-0235
(859) 246-6299
(859) 246-6550 to set up an appointment
Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


Bob Phillips
Newtown Campus
Room 104B
(859) 246-6894
Monday, Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Jesscia Wooldridge
Newtown Campus
Room 104B
(859) 246-6299
Tuesday, Wednesday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.