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About Counseling Services



The mission of the Caltech Counseling Center is to promote the mental health of Caltech students in order to improve the quality of their lives and aid them in achieving academic success.

Services provided:

  • Individual psychotherapy
  • Couples therapy and counseling
  • Substance abuse consultation and referral
  • Self-exploration, support, and theme-focused short-term group sessions
  • Education and training
  • Consultation
  • Referrals
  • Psychiatric evaluation and medication
  • Crisis intervention
  • Emergency care

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Regular hours of service:

Monday through Friday

8:00a.m. - 12:00p.m. and 1:00p.m. to 5:00p.m.

Extended hours on Monday and Wednesday nights: the Counseling Center is open until 7pm.

After-hours service:
For emergency, noontime, and weekend response, call campus security at (626) 395-4701 and ask to have the on-call clinician paged. 

Contact the Counseling Center at (626) 395-8331 to schedule an appointment.  It is important that you let the receptionist know if you feel that you need to be seen immediately.

If you have any feedback about services you recieved at the Counseling Center please e-mail