Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

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Contact CAPS

University Health Services

2222 Bancroft Way #4300

Berkeley, CA 94720

Phone: (510) 642-9494
Fax: (510) 642-2368

Counseling after-hours support line:  (855) 817-5667


CAPS Hours

Monday-Friday: Virtual services can be scheduled 8am-5pm.  At this time, we are limiting in-person services.

For after-hours support, please call the 24/7 line at (855) 817-5667.

Students can book a counseling appointment on eTang or by calling (510) 642-9494. 

 Virtual Let's Talk is now available on Zoom with various counselors.

For Non-University affiliated crisis/suicide prevention hotlines:

  • Crisis Support Services of Alameda County (800) 309-2131
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-TALK (8255)
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CAPS offers a variety of mental health services and resources including:

  • Online self-help tools and wellness videos

  • Skill-based workshops

  • Support spaces for various communities 

  • Counseling Groups 

  • Career Counseling

  • Individual and couples counseling

  • Referral to additional support resources on- and off-campus  

There is no charge to get started, and all registered students can access services regardless of their insurance plan.

We are committed to supporting your academic success and self-development as a student at UC Berkeley. Our highly skilled and culturally competent team is here to serve you with a wide range of programs. No problem is too big or too small.