About CAPS

Mission Statement

The mission of Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is to support the emotional, psychological, educational, social and cultural development of all UC Berkeley students through a wide range of multiculturally based counseling, psychiatric, career consultation, training and educational services.

CAPS Counseling Staff

The UHS CAPS Counseling staff is a multicultural group of professional counselors and psychiatrists. Counselors include psychologists, social workers, and advanced-level trainees. We try to accommodate students’ preferences regarding counseling gender, ethnicity, and sexual orientation.

CAPS group 2021

Are you a parent of a UC Berkeley student?

See our parent resources webpage to learn about our services and resources to help your child.

Phone: (510) 642-9494

Fax: (510) 642-2368

After-hours support line:  (855) 817-5667


For Non-University affiliated crisis/suicide prevention hotlines: