Need Counseling?

What is PCAP?

The Personal Counseling Assistance Program (PCAP) is a free and confidential service provided to CPCC students who are facing challenging times.  The student and the Counselor work together to discover solutions for problems and create strategies for successfully  meeting goals.  When a student can benefit from the services of other professionals, PCAP Counselors will provide appropriate referrals.

Examples of issues to seek assistance from a Counselor through PCAP:

  • Stress and worry
  • Mild depression
  • Struggles in personal relationships
  • Parenting issues
  • Low self-confidence or self-esteem
  • Test-taking anxiety
  • Grief
  • Goals and motivation

 

Examples of issues where PCAP can help me to better understand and find assistance with?

  • Major depression
  • Thoughts of hurting yourself or other people
  • Substance abuse
  • Eating disorders
  • Physical, emotional and sexual abuse
  • Severe psychiatric and emotional disorders

 

How do I obtain assistance through P-CAP?

You may call your nearest campus to make an appointment with a counselor.

Or, drop by the receptionist desk in Central High on the 3rd floor to make an appointment. Please specify that you want an appointment for personal counseling.

In emergency situations, whenever possible, students will be seen without an appointment.