Crisis Intervention

Office Location: Brotman Hall, Room 226
Hours: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday
Phone: 562.985.4001

Most CAPS services are offered on an appointment basis, but situations arise that require immediate or same day attention. You do not need an appointment if you have an urgent matter. Such circumstances may include, but are not necessarily limited to:

  • Extreme anxiety or panic
  • Extreme sadness
  • Death of a friend or loved one
  • Thoughts of self harm
  • Thoughts of harming someone else
  • Experiencing a traumatic event
  • Having odd or intrusive thoughts

Urgent Calls

If you have an urgent situation, call CAPS at 562.985.4001  or come to our center in Brotman Hall, Room 226.

FOR HELP AFTER HOURS: Crisis counselors are available for phone consultation by calling the CAPS main phone line at 562.985.4001 .

Important Numbers

Name of Office / Agency Hours of Operation Phone Number
Counseling and Psychological Services Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM 562.985.4001
CSULB University Police 24 Hours/7 Days
Call 911
CSULB Student Health Center Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wednesday 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Closed weekends and campus holidays
Los Angeles Suicide Prevention Center/ 24 Hour Crisis Hotline 24 Hours/7 Days 310.391.1253
Los Angeles County Domestic Violence Hotline   800.978.3600
Long Beach Police(non-emergency)   562.435.6711
Emergency   911
Sexual Assault Crisis Agency 24 Hours/7 Days 877.943.5778