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Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)


CAPS remains available to assist students with a wide range of services. If you would like to speak with a counselor, please call (817)272-3671 to schedule an appointment or talk with the counselor on call. CAPS services will be offered through telehealth options, including Zoom Healthcare and telephone. FAQ 

Schedule an appointment : Counseling

Please call 817-272-3671 to schedule an initial or return visit.

Schedule an appointment : Psychiatry

Please call Psychiatry at Health Services to schedule an appointment 817-272-2771. 

Eligibility for CAPS services

For students in crisis

Call the MAVS TALK 24-hour crisis line to speak with a crisis counselor available 24/7: (817) 272-TALK (8255).
Call CAPS 817-272-3671 to schedule a crisis telehealth visit during business hours.  In the case of emergency, contact 911 or go to your nearest ER.

Contact CAPS and business hours

For CAPS services, call 817-272-3671 and schedule an appointment.
Fall 2020 hours of operation:
RH: M-F 8am-5pm
MAC: M-W 8am-7pm, Th-F 8am-5pm + Sat 12-4pm 

Calls from CAPS

Calls from CAPS staff may appear as an unidentified/unknown number on your caller ID.

CAPS Group Counseling: Fall 2020

CAPS Workshops + drop-ins: Fall 2020

Consider registering for one of our mental and emotional health workshops, drop-ins, or meditations.

COVID 19 Resources

Students can access self-guided, interactive, and evidence-based therapeutic support online support through Therapy Assistance Online (TAO). TAO's coping through coronavirus provides concrete ways to manage anxiety and uncertainty during this time. Additional resources include the UT Thrive app (available to download through Android + iOS), CAPS online resources , and Active Minds hub.

HHSC Statewide COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) has launched a statewide mental health support line to help Texans experiencing anxiety, stress, or other emotional challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This resource offers support for all Texans and can be reached any time day or night at 833-986-1919.