WELCOME TO THE MENTAL HEALTH & WELLNESS CENTER
The Wellness Center is closed during June and July. Students are encouraged to contact Carlie McCarthy, the Dean of Students at 530-283-0202 ext. 273 Monday - Thursday from 8-5:30. Campus is closed on Friday's during June and July.
If you are experiencing anxiety, low mood or depression, or are stressed with trying to balance your academics and personal life, we can help!
Our Mental Health and Wellness Counselor, Nick Maez is available for phone and Zoom appointments Monday - Friday.
Contact Dora at firstname.lastname@example.org or (530) 389-5551 to schedule an appointment. If you are unable to reach Dora, please contact Nick directly at email@example.com or (530) 832-8474.
Make an Appointment and Let's Talk!
Please arrive 10-15 minutes early, with your student ID card, to complete necessary paperwork. Your information and attendance will remain confidential.
All information is kept confidential and will not be shared with anyone outside the treatment team, except when legally or ethically required.
In case of a life threatening emergency call 911 or the Access Crisis Line at (888) 724-7240 or text "courage" to the Crisis Text Line at 741741.
Collaborate with a counselor to find resolution to concerns, come to a greater understanding of yourself, and use effective means of coping through personal and/or community resources.
In a safe space, couples express emotions, as well as practice new behaviors and strategies that potentially improve relationships and resolve specific issues. Only one partner needs to be an enrolled student.
A family pattern of behavior influences each individual. In a safe space, each family member is able to get involved in strategizing a plan to help reach specific goals. Only one family member needs to be an enrolled student.
Group topics change every year and determined by student body needs. Groups meet on a regular basis to discuss common issues in their lives, offer each other support and/or learn new skills under the supervision of mental health counselors. For current groups check with the Mental Health Wellness Center.
If you or someone you know is experiencing a life-threatening emergency, please call College Police at (530) 283-6375 or 911. The Access & Crisis Line is also available 24/7 at (888) 724-7240. Text the word COURAGE to the Crisis Text Line at 741741.
In the event you or someone you know is experiencing acute mental health crisis, we make every effort to provide support. Our crisis policy states all appointments may be shortened or rescheduled in the event of a presenting crisis or emergency. Visit our office Mental Health & Wellness Center or call 1-530-283-0202, ext. 205 or 234.
Location & Hours:
During the campus closure, appointments are being conducted by phone and zoom.
Feather River College Campus
Mental Health & Wellness Center Building (centrally located next to the bookstore)
Regular School Hours:
Monday & Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Tuesday & Thurday: 8:00 AM - 5:45 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Mental Health Counseling
P: 1-530-283-0202, ext. 205 or 234.
Dora Mitchell: Sr. Office Assitant
Nick Maez: Mental Mental Health Counselor
In Crisis Now
The following are available intervention and referral services:
- Mental Health & Wellness Center: 1-530-283-0202, ext. 205 or 234.
- Plumas District Hospital Emergency Room: 530-283-7111
- SafeBase Program with Plumas Rural Services:
- Risa Nesbit - 530-927-8031
- Plumas County Behavioral Health: 1-800-757-7898 or 530-283-6307
- Plumas Crisis Intervention and Resource Center (PCIRC):
- 24 Hr. Crisis Line: 530-283-4333 or 1-877-757-0029
- Text: Here2Help to 72727
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255