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WellCat Counseling Center

Make a Mental Health Counseling Appointment

By Phone: 530-898-6345

This is for new and existing clients. 

Call the counseling center to setup an appointment. Our automated phone prompt can assist during non-business hours.

Online: New Student Intake Appointment

For students who are new to the WellCat Counseling Center (have not been seen by one of our counselors before).  

Enter your required intake information and choose an available appointment.

Spring 2021 Services for Chico State Students:

  • Individual and group counseling via Zoom.
  • Tele-mental health assistance via phone.

How We Follow Up on Appointments

  1. Text reminder the day before your appointment.

  2. Email you a link the day of your appointment to access the forms that we will ask you to fill out at least one hour before your appointment that day.

  3. The counselor you are scheduled to meet with will send you a zoom invite the day before, or the day of your appointment.

Eligibility for Services

The WellCat Counseling Center provides confidential services to students currently enrolled at California State University, Chico.

Referrals to Local Providers

If you need help connecting with a therapist in your area check out Psychology Today(opens in new window).

Speak to a Crisis Counselor Immediately

If you are in crisis and need help, please call 530-898-6345.

Our helpful staff or phone prompt will connect you to a crisis counselor immediately.