Need Help Now?

If you would like to speak to a clinician immediately, please call CAPS at 805-437-2088. If you reach the voicemail, select option 1 to access 24/7 phone counseling.

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) provides short-term mental health services in a confidential setting to assist students in achieving their academic and personal pursuits. 

CAPS is pleased to provide a wide range of services to assist the campus community including individual, couples, group therapy, crisis intervention, psychiatric consultation, 24/7 phone counseling, outreach, consultation, relaxation room, and other resources.

Hours and Location

  • CAPS is located in Bell Tower East 1867
  • 2018 Fall Hours : Monday, Tuesday and Thursday  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Wednesday and Friday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


In the case of an emergency, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.   Other emergency resources include CSU CI's 24/7 Phone Counseling services at 1.800.435.2197 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.  For services regarding sexual assault or Domestic violence please contact the Rape Crisis Center for Ventura County at 1.800.300.2181. For information about local urgent care locations or important resources please call 211.  For additional information about CAPS services hours and location, you can continue to browse our website at