In an Emergency 24/7
For on-campus emergencies.
i.e., a student is a danger to him/herself or others, during office hours or after hours.
Contact campus police:
Off-campus emergencies: 911
The Center for Wellness and Wellbeing provides a range of psychological services to help enhance the overall personal wellbeing of SMC students.
Summer 2020 Hours
Due to COVID-19 restrictions, appointments will be offered remotely either by phone or video.
Monday through Thursday*: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.; 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
*Closed: Monday - Thursday, 12 to 1 p.m.
Phone Number and E-Mail Contact
To make an appointment, please call (310) 434-4503 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
For 24/7 in-the-moment emotional support, call (800) 691-6003
Students can call (800) 691-6003 at any time for in-the-moment support from a mental health clinician affiliated with the Center for Wellness & Wellbeing.
Faculty and staff can also call this number to consult about students in crisis when the Center for Wellness & Wellbeing is closed.
Free Confidential, Short-Term Individual Counseling
Provided by licensed psychologists and advanced trainees under close supervision by the licensed staff.
Because our center provides short-term counseling, community referrals to appropriate agencies are offered for students in need of longer-term or more specialized services.
Crisis Intervention (walk-in services are not available remotely while campus is closed)
Please use crisis resources: SMC 24/7 emotional support line, (800) 691-6003; Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-8255; Crisis Text Line (text COURAGE to 741741); or Department of Mental Health Help Line, (800) 854-7771
Our center offers faculty, staff, and administrators the opportunity to get assistance dealing with challenging students, difficult circumstances and disruptive situations involving students.
Workshops and Training
We offer a wide variety of workshops and training on topics such as stress management, test anxiety, mindfulness, healthy relationships, mental illness, suicide prevention, and substance use.