Counseling & Psychological Services

Counseling and Psychological Services’ mission is to provide mental health services to students that will facilitate and enhance their personal learning, emotional well-being and academic skills development. CAPS is committed to providing consultation to the FIU community affected by threatened or actual violence and promoting the ability to live a full, rich life.

Contact

MMC

SHC 270

305-348-2277(CAPS)

Hours of Operation

Monday - Tuesday: 8 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM

Same Day Consultation Hours

Monday - Thursday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Friday: 11 AM - 3 PM

BBC

WUC 320

305-919-5305

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM

Fall 2016 Fridays, Emergency Appointments Only

Same Day Consultation Hours

Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 3 PM

Summer Semesters and Break Weeks

Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM

A 24-hour hotline is also available at 305-348-3000

If you are having an emergency after hours, please call our offices and press 1 to speak with a counselor at our answering service.

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Let’s Talk Community Diversity Training

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2
Let’s Talk Community

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