Counseling Services are free for students. Payment for services is included in students’ fees and no additional fees apply. Students currently attending classes are eligible for all CAPS services.
Therapy and crisis intervention services are provided in a confidential, warm, and supportive environment by licensed psychologists and supervised psychologists-in-training.
Some typical reasons students seek help:
- Difficulties in relationships
- Grief/loss issues
- Adjustment to college
- Identity confusion
- Trauma recovery
- Issues with eating
Students may also find self-help handouts located in the waiting areas of CAPS offices at each campus as well as the first floor of the Student Union on the Denton Campus. Topics include test taking strategies, relationship issues, parenting, diversity issues, mental well-being issues and a variety of other topics affecting today's students.