CSULA Student Health Center: Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)


Welcome to Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). CAPS provides professional and non-judgmental help with your personal growth and psychological wellness. CAPS specializes in mental health services which can help you express thoughts and feelings, gain perspective, alleviate emotional symptoms, improving coping skills, and make healthy changes in your life.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) are offered at the Student Health Center at no cost to currently enrolled students.

Why Seek Counseling?

Counseling involves common issues and concerns among students, such as:

  • Adjusting to college
  • Coping with stress
  • Improving relationships
  • Surviving grief and loss
  • Body image issues
  • Concerns about drug and alcohol use
  • Questions about sex or sexual identity
  • Dealing with a traumatic experience



Counseling is conducted in accordance with legal and professional guidelines of confidentiality. No information will be released without clients’ written consent except for reports required by law.


How Do I Get More Information or Make an Appointment?

  • Call CAPS directly at (323) 343-3314.
  • Visit us at Station 4 on the 2nd floor of the Student Health Center.