Counseling

Brief Individual and Couples Counseling

Counseling is available to all students at no charge. There are a variety of options for accessing counseling at CAPS or through our partner humanest.

Off Campus Counseling Referrals

Counseling and Psychological Services can help connect you with an off campus provider, regardless of your insurance plan.

Doctoral Internship in Health Service Psychology

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Let's Talk Schedule

Concerned about a friend? Feeling anxious or down? Questions about counseling? Talk with a Counselor about your options at Let's Talk!

Let's Talk Drop-In Consultations are informal, brief, free consultations with UHS mental health counselors. They do not require any insurance or paperwork.

The counselors have expertise and competency in working with underrepresented students on campus. All counselors work with students who are experiencing symptoms of anxiety, depression, relationship concerns, and are managing...

Resources

There are many resources to help your emotional wellness that include on-campus, off-campus, online and community-specific resources. Not sure where to get started? Check-out the resources in each of the sections below.

Books, Articles & Videos

Books, Articles & Videos

Here is a collection of Books/ Audio Books that you may find helpful. Most of these authors have presentations on youtube and that is a good place to start.

Positive Psychology:

Before Happiness by Shawn Achor

Happier by Tal Ben-Shahar, PhD.

Resilience:

Rising Strong by Brene Brown PhD

The Gifts of Imperfection by Brene Brown PhD

Self...

Off-campus Resources

Off-campus resources

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - NAMI is a mental health club focused on both community advocacy and creating a supportive environment for UC Berkeley students.

For students with SHIP, Teladoc is another option for ongoing therapy and psychiatry services (medication management for mild-...

On-campus Resources

On-campus resources

Career Counseling - Students interested in Career Assessment Consultations, Career Library Resource Tours, or TAO Coaching Sessions can use this link to access all of these appointments, or they can email careerlibrary@berkeley.edu...

Resources for Parents

College can present unique challenges for students and their parents and/or families. Listed below are some resources and website links that you might find helpful and informative.

Online Trainings

Online Depression & Suicide Prevention training

This brief training will help you learn how to identify and respond to students in distress. After completing this training, please take a moment to fill out this brief survey about its effectiveness.

Webinars for Working with Distressed Students

Faculty -...