Dear UCLA Bruins,

Welcome to the 2015-2016 academic year! Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is here to support your mental health needs as you pursue your academic goals this year. Our services are designed to foster the development of healthy well-being necessary for success in a complex global environment. This year we are pleased to offer a variety of services to meet your needs including:

• Crisis counseling available by phone 24 hours a day/7 days a week
• Emergency Intervention
• Individual counseling and psychotherapy
• Group therapy
• Psychiatric evaluation and treatment
• Psychoeducational programs and workshops
• Training for student leaders, mentors, staff and faculty on how to identify and refer distressed students
• Campus mental health and wellness promotion

Our Hours of Operation are:
Monday through Thursday 8:00am- 7:00pm (After 4:00pm by appointment only)
Fridays 9:00am-5:00pm

We are located at:
John Wooden West (2nd Floor). View our campus map here.

How to Schedule an appointment:
Appointments can be made in person or over the phone. To make your initial brief screening appointment, please visit us in person between 8:00am and 4:00pm.

For urgent matters or after-hours counseling by phone, please contact us at 310-825-0768.
For emergencies, please contact 911

We look forward to serving you this year.  Welcome!

Nicole Green, Ph.D.
Interim Executive Director
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)



    All registered students are eligible for: assessment and treatment planning; crisis management, brief individual treatment; group treatment and/or referral to other resources as needed.

    Students with SHIP Insurance:
    Are eligible to receive up to 6 sessions of individual psychotherapy per academic year. In rare cases, treatment may be extended to manage higher severity needs. Students are also eligible for psychiatry and group treatment at CAPS as clinically indicated.

    Students without SHIP:
    Are eligible to receive up to 3 sessions of individual psychotherapy per academic year. Psychiatry treatment is limited to urgent care only. Students needing longer term treatment will receive assistance with connecting to their primary insurance provider and additional case management at CAPS as needed. Students are also eligible for Drop-in and Wellness Skills Group treatment. Non-SHIP fees are $15 per treatment session.
    Late Cancellations and No Show Fees:
    Students must cancel with more than 24 hour advanced notice. Cancellations within 24 hours and No Shows will be charged a $20 fee.    

    Our services are confidential, meaning that we will not disclose information about your treatment to anyone who is not directly involved in your care without your written permission

CAPS Crisis App

  • Just in Case App

Training Programs

Workshops, Trainings & Groups

CAPS offers a wide variety of Wellness Workshops, Trainings, Wellness Skills and Therapy Groups. Please visit our brochure below for more information.

CAPS Fall Brochure 2015

Mental Health First Aid- Fall 2015 Trainings

Free Mindfulness Drop-In


What is Happening at CAPS?

Are you interested in CAPS presenting for your department, tabling or do you need CAPS materials? Please utilize the following link to request these items?:

CAPS Workshop, Training, Tabling & Document Request Form

Interested in booking a CAPS Group Room? Please use the link below to reserve your room today:

CAPS Group Room Reservations