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Counseling Services

Counseling Services is committed to personal development and professional advancement of students engaged in an arts-based educational environment fostering creativity, curiosity, and diversity. Counseling Services encourages student success and well-being by providing a broad spectrum of mental health services, including individual and couples therapy, crisis intervention, consultation, referral, workshops on mental health topics, and outreach.

CCA mental health crisis hotline: 510.594.5099.


**Due to the continuing impact of COVID-19, at this point Counseling will be offered and taking place online, for students who qualify. Counseling is paying close attention to public health recommendations and will do our best to adjust our services as circumstances change, please keep an eye on our portal page for updates about service delivery. To learn more about how to sign up for an online appointment, Please visit our Counseling Appointments page**

  • Fall 2021 appointments will be available starting Wednesday September 1st
    • Scheduling for appointments for the Fall 2021 Semester will be available starting on Wednesday, August 25th 2021. We will be switching to a new appointment scheduling system in August 2021 so please bear with us as we make the switch. Instructions on how to schedule appointments for the Fall 2021 semester will be available the week of August 23rd 2021.
    • Students are eligible for up to 10 sessions for the 2021-2022 Academic Year.

Counseling will be in an administrative in-service from August 2nd- September 1st however phone consultations and referrals will continue at 510 594 3670 and our crisis hotline is available 24/7, 365 at 510 594 5099.

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