Free counseling services for all SJSU students.
Whether you are struggling with stress, depression, anxiety or relationship problems, Counseling and Psychological Services is here to provide the support you need to succeed at SJSU. In our current state of remote online instruction, CAPS is providing all of its services through confidential telehealth sessions. Our hours of operation continue to be Monday through Thursday, 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM; and Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.
Counselors are here to help students identify and accomplish their academic and career goals, enhance personal development, meet life's challenges, and improve interpersonal relationships.
Our program assists students in navigating the university by informing them of SJSU resources and policies and serving as a bridge to personal counseling to help students’ overall well-being.
The mission of case management services is to provide students with support in accessing community resources so that they are better able to focus on their personal, academic and professional goals.
Workshops are a great way for students to connect with peers, learn new skills and strategies, and grow both emotionally and educationally! We offer an extensive variety of workshops around the most important issues and challenges that students face.
Provides an opportunity for students to meet with a counselor from Counseling and Psychological Services in common areas across campus. You can meet with a counselor at various times and locations in individual or group settings...
YOU@SJSU, is designed to help students Succeed, Thrive and Matter by managing stress, setting goals, promoting happiness and well-being, and connecting to campus resources.
Your Path to Balance. TAO is an interactive, web-based program that provides assistance to help you bounce back from frustrations and disappointments in life, and also aiming to increase positive and adaptive behavior. TAO is based on well researched and highly effective strategies for helping anxiety.
24/7 Suicide Prevention Lifelines
For students who need help after hours, please call our 24-hour crisis intervention services at (408) 924-5910, option 4; the County Suicide & Crisis Line at (855) 278-4204; or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at (800) 273-8255. Please call 911 for any life-threatening emergencies.
Educational counselors at CAPS will now provide drop-in hours for SJSU students. Please visit the Educational Counseling web page (link above) to learn more information and how to access the meeting link.
A letter from Dr. Kell Fujimoto, Director of Counseling and Psychological Services, to all SJSU students:
For those who are new to San Jose State University, welcome! We are thrilled that you have selected SJSU as your higher education institution and we look forward to working with you to make your college experience an awarding and fulfilling one...
Beginning July 1, 2019, CAPS office will be scheduling students and asking that you contact us by the next day at 8:00 AM to confirm or cancel the appointment. If we don't hear from you by the stated time, your appointment will be given to another student wanting services...
For a list of frequently asked questions and aswers, please click on the link above.