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Psychological services are provided by a staff of trained, licensed mental health professionals, as well as mental health interns.  Our staff includes psychologists and licensed clinical social workers.

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  • Relationships (with parents, partner, instructor, roommate)
  • Self-esteem issues
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Academic Stress
  • Loss and Grief
  • Ethnic/Cultural identity
  • Sexual Identity
  • Gay, lesbian, bisexual transgender
  • Past Abuse
  • Time management, procrastination
  • Trauma
  • Substance Use/Abuse
  • Eating disorders, body image
  • Foreign Student, Immigrant, Refugee Concerns
  • Women's issues
  • Men's issues
  • Group Therapy

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Attendance, as well as session content is strictly confidential. We do not reveal information about a student's participation to ANYONE without the student's written consent or in very specific situations where required by law to report to appropriate persons.

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Free Support & Psychoeducational Groups, Fall 2008:

Each year, Psychological Services of Student Health Services, offers a variety of groups for currently enrolled credit students. The 10-12 week groups begin the week of September 8th, 2008. The groups are held at the same time each week and we encourage regular attendance. Enroll at Student Health Services, HC100, Room 155 or call Donna to register (415) 239-3148 before or by the first day of your chosen Group(s).

Procrastination - Stop Waiting Around!
Group Leader: Sam Edwards, LCSW
Day & Time: Wednesday, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Beginning September 10th

Don't put off until tomorrow what you can do today. Let's look at how anxiety and other factors affect our not getting things done earlier. Learn how to get things done sooner.

Seven Habits of Highly Effective Students
Group Leader: Lori Wong, LCSW
Day & Time: Tuesday, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Beginning September 9th

Based on Stephen Covey's book, Seven Habits of Highly Effective People, we will look at how each person can live a more satisfying, productive, and effective life. Learn to take greater control of your life by making healthier choices.

Tools For Improving Your Mood
Group Leader: Betty Wong, LCSW
Day & Time: Thursday, 11:00 - 12:00 noon
Beginning September 11th

Learn cognitive behavioral strategies to increase your skills in managing anxiety, depression, and stress. This group will help you gain a better understanding of how mood and behavior are related and how you can effect change to feel better.

Group Leader: Shannon Ulrike, PhD
Day & Time: Tuesday, 11:00 - 12:00
Beginning September 9th

A supportive, confidential group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and intersex CCSF students to share, discuss, and explore their personal experiences.

Boost Your Happiness Quotient!
Group Leader: Rik Isensee, LCSW
Day & Time: Monday, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Beginning September 8th

A dozen proven ways to raise your "set point" of happiness! Based on positive psychology's new "science of happiness", we'll use these methods to boost your optimism, shift your mood, and raise your set-point of happiness!

Overcoming Anxiety & Self-Consciousness Around Others
Group Leader: Sam Edwards, LCSW
Day & Time: Thursday, 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
Beginning September 11th

This workshop is designed for students who feel self-conscious, boring, and uncomfortable in social situations (such as class discussions). You will be taught strategies that will help you participate more actively in life, including the classroom.

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Monday and Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
(Last appointment taken at 5:00 p.m.)

      8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.   
(Last appointment taken at 3:00 p.m.)

      9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.   
(Last appointment taken at 3:00 p.m.)

Hours Subject to Change
(415) 239-3148
for appointments, or drop by HC100

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