What is the Florida Gulf Coast University Counseling Services Center ?
The Counseling and Psychological Services is a unit within the Division of Student Affairs. Our services are designed to provide accessible and quality counseling, therapy, consultation and referral, instruction, education, and assessment for the university community. Our services are based on acceptance, understanding, respect and care for all who seek services.
Who is eligible for counseling services?
Our services are provided free for those students currently enrolled in the academic session during which the counseling takes place. A minimal fee may be required only for assessment inventories used in the counseling process.
We can provide a list of some community resources for those individuals who are not currently enrolled students at FGCU.
Are community members able to receive services?
We do not provide services for anyone who is not a current student.
Who provides services at CAPS?
How do I make arrangements to see a counselor?
Are counseling sessions confidential?
All information about you including acknowledgement of your visits is confidential and cannot be released without your written permission, except in specific instances, e.g. life threatening situations.
What types of services are provided?