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Counseling and Psychological Services

Common Concerns

Common Concerns

CAPS provides help to students whose concerns range from normal social or developmental issues to serious psychological problems.

Common issues for which students seek assistance include:
  • dealing with a crisis (e.g., a broken relationship or the death of a loved one, legal problems)
  • academic performance
  • poor self-confidence
  • stress and anxiety
  • substance abuse
  • sexual concerns/sexual identity
  • relationship/marital/family issues
  • eating disorders
  • depression
  • self-defeating/injurious behaviors
  • personal growth
  • perfectionism
  • procrastination
  • anger management
  • issues affecting learning


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