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Counseling & Psychological Services
Welcome to the Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) website at St. Thomas Aquinas College. CAPS is a component of the Office of Student Development and offers a wide range of free services to currently enrolled STAC students. Services include: time-limited individual psychotherapy; counseling; crisis intervention; preventative outreach programming; and consultative services. CAPS is located on the upper level of the Romano Student Alumni Center (across from the Career Center). Feel free to review the contents of this website. Individuals interested in scheduling an appointment may do so in person or by phone.
Please note that the information and resources contained on this site are for informational purposes only and are not intended to diagnose, assess, or treat any medical and/or mental health disease or condition. Furthermore, the information obtained from this site should NOT be considered a substitute for a thorough medical and/or mental health evaluation by an appropriately credentialed and licensed professional.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the CAPS office for additional information, to schedule an appointment, or to obtain a referral to a community practitioner. Please review the Policies and Confidentiality section for additional details.
Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) provides time-limited mental health services to currently enrolled St. Thomas Aquinas College (STAC) students. The principal goal of CAPS is to help facilitate student development by providing practical tools and solutions to psychological and psychosocial obstacles that one may encounter while at STAC. CAPS staff utilizes empirically supported methodology to help students become independent and productive in their academic, personal, and professional endeavors. To achieve this mission, CAPS offers time-limited individual psychotherapy; counseling; crisis intervention; preventative outreach programming; consultative services; and Resident Assistant Training. CAPS works collaboratively with Academic Services, Residential Life, Campus Safety, and other College offices. In addition to the aforementioned, CAPS maintains a current database of off-campus mental health providers, should a student require services that are outside the scope of this Office, or to specifically meet an individual’s needs.