Dolphin Fountain

Personal Counseling Services

Welcome to Personal Counseling Services

Personal Counseling Services (PCS) is made possible through student fees. PCS serves as a vital component in the CI student support network by providing expert psychological assistance to students who are struggling with the stress and demands of college life. PCS also offers a variety of excellent learning opportunities for coping with and overcoming the obstacles to student success.


  • Making an Appointment
  • What to Expect During the First Appointment
  • Follow-up Appointments
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Outside Referrals
  • Confidentiality
  • Other Services

Hours & Location

(Clinic is closed on published official holidays)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline & Veterans Crisis Line
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Fall 2013 - Spring 2014 Semester

Mon. - Thu.: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(Lunch closure: 12 - 1 p.m.)
Friday: Crisis Services Only
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NEW LOCATION: Bell Tower East 1865

Phone: (805) 437-2088
Fax: (805) 437-8829


  • Free Mental Health Screening
  • Suicide Prevention
  • AlcoholEdu
  • College Drinking: Myths, Facts and CI's Policy
  • Safe Spring Break

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