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California State University, Long Beach
Important information about the university's response to COVID-19
Counseling and Psychological Services, CAPS
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Crisis Assistance

Office Location: Brotman Hall, Room 226
Hours: 9 am 4 pm Monday to Friday as operation hours during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Phone: (562) 985-4001

If you are speaking with a student who is in a crisis situation and this is someone you would have typically walked over to CAPS, please call us at 562-985-4001 with the student and ask to speak to the on-call counselor. 

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


If you have an urgent situation, call CAPS at (562) 985-4001.

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
9 am – 4 pm Monday to Friday as operation hours during the COVID-19 Pandemic
(562) 985-4001
CSULB University Police

24 Hours/7 Days

Call 911

(562) 985-4101
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

(562) 985-4771
Los Angeles Suicide Prevention Center/ 24 Hour Crisis Hotline
24 Hours/7 Days
(310) 391-1253
(877) 727-4747
Los Angeles County Domestic Violence Hotline
(800) 978-3600
Long Beach Police
(562) 435-6711
Sexual Assault Crisis Agency
24 Hours/7 Days

(877) 943-5778