Counseling

Social Services provides individual counseling, group counseling, and consultation.

Individual Counseling

We provide support services for: 

Group Counseling

Call Social Services at (510) 642-6074 for more information. See group counseling flyer >>

Harm Reduction Group

Undergraduate & Graduate Students

This group acknowledges that different goals work for different people.  With the support of the group, you can work on finding the right balance for yourself, in order to get what you want from your substance use choices, without the things you don’t want.  

  • Tuesdays, 4:15pm-6pm
  • Fridays, 2:15pm-4pm

How the Body Remembers: Pathways to Wellness, Healing & Thriving

Undergraduate & Graduate Students

We will build a community that offers support and strategies for healing. We welcome people from all diagnosed illness, repeating episodes of health problems, or chronic medical conditions. Each person holds unique, personal experiences in their situation. We explore how to reduce the impact of health traumas that affect our daily routines. We will usse coping practices, mindfulness, and each other's knowledge.  

  • Please call if you are interested in joining this group.

Sexual Assault Survivor Group

Undergraduate & Graduate Students

In the aftermath of a sexual assault (SA) and or Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) it can be helpful to have a supportive and confidential space to process the multiple ways this can affect ones' life. The goal of this group is to find a community of support and help group members regain well-being and a sense of personal power. Although SA & IPV impacts students of all genders this group is specifically for those who identify as women..

  • Please call if you are interested in joining this group.
  • Mondays, 3:30-5pm
  • Wednesdays, 4:00 - 5:30pm

Queer Men’s Group

Undergraduate & Graduate Students

This group is for queer, questioning, gay, bi or trans* students who identify as men. In this confidential, supportive space you will have the opportunity to share your story, build relationships, and discuss topics relevant to your experiences at UC Berkeley. 

  • Look for this group again Spring 2018

See also: Counseling and Psychological Services Groups >>

Workshops by Request for Student Groups and Departments

The counseling staff provide workshops and trainings for student groups, academic departments and administrative units on a variety of mental health issues, as well as, providing information on how to refer students for counseling.

Call CPS at (510) 642-9494 to discuss your workshop needs. Leave a message with your name, phone number, times you will be available by phone and a brief message with your concern or request.

Call Social Services at (510) 642-6074 for workshop requests related to eating disorders, pregnancy, alcohol and other drugs, sexual assault or relationship or other violence.

Contact Us

UHS Tang Center, Social Services
2nd floor, Room 2280
2222 Bancroft Way #2280
Berkeley, CA 94720

Phone: (510) 642-6074

Meet the Social Services staff >>
Emergency/Crisis >>