San Diego Miramar College Mental Health Counseling Services Updates
In light of COVID-19, the San Diego Miramar College Mental Health Counseling Center is closed for in person visits.
Miramar Student Health Services will take student phone calls only for medical, nursing and mental health questions
Student Health Call Center hours are as follows:
Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 3 p.m
Fridays 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Mental Health Counseling Center now offers short-term supportive telemental health services via videoconferencing to currently enrolled students attending online classes. If you are interested in these services, please fill out this screening request and we will follow-up with additional information Screening Request. Be sure to include all your available weekdays/times (during business hours). When we receive this form, you will be scheduled for a phone call to discuss whether our short-term supportive telemental health services are a fit for you.
We'll reply to your request during business hours
(listed above). In the meantime, be sure to identify a space in your home where
you can receive this private phone call.
In an emergency call 911. After hours or if we are unavailable and this is a Mental Health Emergency contact the ACCESS & CRISIS 24 Hour Hotline (SD County) at 1-888-724-7240 or text "COURAGE" to 741741
Mental Health Counseling provides short term clinical services to help students to optimize their learning and growth and help students decrease stress for academic and personal success. We work with students who are seeking help to learn coping strategies and problem solving skills. Crisis intervention and referrals are also provided.
Mental Health Counseling is available at the K2-102 Office. Our counselors/therapists are licensed professionals in Marriage & Family Therapy and Psychology. We offer a limited number of sessions. We will refer to community providers for those who will benefit from an extended therapeutic relationship or need long-term services, including for addictions or psychiatric medication. To schedule an appointment at Miramar College Health Services, call (619) 388-7881. If we are unavailable, please refer to the following resources.
- Access & Crisis 24 Hour Hotline 1 (888) 724-7240.
- Provides mental health crisis intervention and information and referral to mental health services in San Diego County. Additionally, provides drug and alcohol information.
- National Suicide Prevention Line 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
- You will be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area, anytime 24/7. If calling locally you will be connected to the Access & Crisis 24 Hour Hotline. You can also call this line anywhere in the nation.
- Warm Line 1 (800) 930 9276.
- Provides a friendly telephone support line which listens to concerns and offers referrals. Available 3:30pm-11:00pm 7 days a week.
- DV/Sexual Assault Crisis Line & Referral (888)385-4657
- Highly trained advocates are available 24/7 to talk confidentially with anyone experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.
- 211 Resource Line
- Dial 211 from anywhere in the U.S. for information on local resources for food, housing, job support, health, human trafficking or disaster assistance. Can also provide assistance during a personal crisis
We understand that when forced to stay at home or near an abuser, it can create circumstances in which safety is even more compromised. During these times of working remotely and avoiding public spaces, victims and survivors may need to alter their safety plan. SPEAK is here to help.
Miramar College’s confidential victim advocate will continue to be available to provide resources and support Monday-Friday from 8AM-5PM at 619-541-5970. In addition, CCS’ crisis hotline is free, confidential, and operates 24/7. Please call at 1-888-385-4657.
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SPEAK aims to unite and inspire the San Diego Community College District in cultivating a community free of violence. SPEAK provides violence prevention education and offers free and confidential services for those who have experienced sexual assault, intimate partner violence, and stalking.
If you or someone you know has experienced sexual violence or intimate partner violence, contact the Campus Advocacy Coordinator, Myisha Butler-Ibawi, at firstname.lastname@example.org for resources and assistance. Myisha is a confidential resource and any details relating to your incident will not be reported to the District without your consent.
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