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Interpersonal Therapy Group
February 15 2016 at 3:00 PM
Counseling and Psychological Services
This open group allows group members to discuss issues that are of concern to them and offer each...
Recovering from Depression
February 15 2016 at 3:30 PM
Counseling and Psychological Services
This group provides a safe, confidential, and accepting space for you to vent your feelings,...
Anxiety Management Group
February 16 2016 at 11:00 AM
Counseling and Psychological Services
College life can be very exciting, but can be stressful and lead to feelings of anxiety at the same...
LGBTQA Support Group
February 16 2016 at 6:00 PM
Student Center
This group provides a safe and supportive place for undergraduate LGBTQ students and allies to talk...
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Welcome to Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

We are here if you need to talk...about anything.

CAPS is part of Student Services and is the university agency dedicated to provide counseling and psychological services for Wayne State students and to provide consultation and outreach to the university community in support of student welfare. CAPS promotes a culture of understanding and growth through professional collaboration among the dynamic staff, which consists of licensed professional counselors, psychologists, and social workers. CAPS is fully accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services

WSU Registered Students

We provide counseling to help you build and reach your goals for psychological health, personal well-being, and academic success.

  • Free and confidential personal, couples, and group counseling is available to you.
  • You can stop by to complete a short screening assessment  to see which of our services best meets your needs.

Faculty, Department Representatives & Student Groups

  •  We will engage in Outreach Events as requested by faculty and the university community
  •  We provide Consultation Services on how to respond to student's psychological and emotional  needs as requested

Parents of Wayne State Students

  • As a parent, you can request Consultation about resources
  • We provide Coordination of Care for any student who needs local mental health providers
  • We are happy to  present Talks to parent groups on topics of interest

Let us help. Call 313-577-3398

Wayne State is an urban university with a diverse student body from 50 states and more than 70 countries. At CAPS, as with the rest of the university, diversity is valued, appreciated, and accepted.