Counseling & Assistance Program for Students

Counseling & Assistance Program for Students

CAPS at SCC wants to be a part of YOUR Path to Possible.

If you are in crisis, call the 24/7 National Suicide Prevention2 Lifeline: 988

Counseling Assistance

What is CAPS?

Counseling Assistance Program for Students.

CAPS offers:

  • Flexible Appointments: Day and Evening Times Available
  • Confidential
  • Accessible Services
  • Free for SCC Students

SCC students enrolled in a credit course.

  • There is no additional cost for counseling at SCC.
  • Each student can receive up to 15 individual counseling sessions and/or 10 group counseling sessions each academic year.

We provide free and confidential help to enrolled SCC students for a variety of experiences, including:

  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Body Image
  • Grief
  • Eating Disorders
  • Trauma
  • Sexuality
  • Identity
  • Substance Use
  • Relationships

  • Mental health is important for all students
  • Investing in your mental health improves performance, attendance, retention and long-term success
  • CAPS increases campus and community support networks

  • Listen
    • Ask how they are doing
    • No judgment
  • Connect
    • Help connect to resources
    • Visit MyLink
  • Follow Up
    • Offer to check in again soon