Counseling and 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

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.

Events


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News

FIU community reflects on recent shootings

The deaths this week of two black men at the hands of police reignited heated debate nationwide concerning police brutality. […]

Update on the Orlando terror attack

This email was originally sent to all students on June 21, 2016, from the Vice President for Student Affairs, Larry […]

Psychological first aid: coping with a tragedy

By Kate Kominars, licensed psychologist, associate director and director of clinical operations at FIU’s Counseling and Psychological Services Center. In the [...]

FIU stands with Orlando

  Orlando’s heartbreak is FIU’s heartbreak. That was the message Monday afternoon as students, employees and others came together to […]

University raises awareness of sexual assault

Nationwide, one in five women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college. The prevalence of relationship […]

Students honored at 2016 Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 7, the Outstanding Student Life Awards honored 21 students and four student organizations who have demonstrated the […]

Alumnus uses poetry to overcome friend’s suicide

– by Gabriela Polanco August 6, 2014 is a day that alumnus Christopher Mazzara ‘15 will never forget. While still […]

Bot race boosts future engineers

Robots did double duty on a recent afternoon at the FIU Engineering Center. Assembling and racing the shoebox-sized autonomous vehicles—bots on […]

Victim Empowerment Program educates students on sexual assault

-By Amanda Graham Students look confused as Justin Santoli walks to the front of their First Year Experience class. They […]

FIYou: Priya Kirpalani

Name: Priya Kirpalani Hometown: Paramaribo, Suriname Job Title/Department: University Psychologist/Counseling & Psychological Services Location/Campus: SHC 270 In a nutshell: [...]