Drop-In Counseling at César Chávez

Concerned about a friend? Feeling anxious or down? Questions about counseling? Not able to get to the Tang Center?

Counseling and Psychological Services staff are available at César Chávez.

Counselors have expertise and competency in working with underrepresented students on campus. There are two ways to access care at Chávez: 

  1. Drop-in for a consultation: Let’s Talk! drop-in hours are brief, free, and informal consultations with a UHS counselor.
  2. Call to make an appointment: Call (510) 643-5738 to make an appointment with one of the counselors listed below.

For support when the César Chávez satellite office is closed, call CPS at (510) 642-9494.


  • Adisa Anderson, Ph.D.
  • Elizabeth Aranda, Ph.D.
  • German Cadenas, Ph.D.
  • Antonio Cantu, Psy.D.
  • Yi Du, Ph.D.
  • Jeff Lee, LCSW
  • Cynthia Medina, Ph.D.
  • Tobirus Newby, LCSW
  • Veronica Orozco, Ph.D.
  • Sam Tourek, Ph.D.

Learn more about each counselor on our CPS Meet the Staff page.