Counseling and Psychiatric Services

CAPS is dedicated to student mental health and wellbeing. We support students in achieving both academic and personal life goals. CAPS is committed to providing high quality, affordable, and confidential services to UGA students and their eligible partners.

University Health Center, 2nd floor
55 Carlton Street
Athens, GA 30602

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Update on CAPS Services

We are committed to providing care that is sensitive and respectful of the needs of our diverse students by providing a safe, inclusive, and affirming environment. All are welcome here.

Services

You are welcome here.
CAPS is committed to inclusion, strives to provide respectful treatment to students of every background, and is a safe and affirming space on campus.

UHC Well-Being & Prevention Programs

FREE programs, events, classes, and services hosted by the University Health Center to help UGA students thrive physically, mentally, and socially.

  • COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

    Monday, January 24th 2022
    10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Event Location: Tate Center, Room 137
    Tate Student Center

    ACC DPH will offer COVID-19 vaccines January 24-28 from 10:00am - 2:00 pm at the Tate Center, Room 137.

    Anyone getting a vaccine will receive a $20 gift card, while supplies last!

    #DawgStrong

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

    Tuesday, January 25th 2022
    10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Event Location: Tate Center, Room 137

    ACC DPH will offer COVID-19 vaccines January 24-28 from 10:00am - 2:00 pm at the Tate Center, Room 137.

    Anyone getting a vaccine will receive a $20 gift card, while supplies last!

    #DawgStrong

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  • Let's Talk - Pride Center Edition

    Tuesday, January 25th 2022
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Event Location: Memorial Hall, Room 221

    Speak with CAPS Pride Center liaison psychologist Dr. Shannon Bowles about your concerns, get help problem-solving, and learn more about resources available to you at UHC, UGA , and off campus.

    Let’s Talk Consultations are:

    • A one-on-one, 10-15 minute informal consultation
    • Offered on a first-come, first-served basis, no appointment necessary
    • Free and confidential for UGA students
    • NOT a substitute for mental health treatment

    Learn more about Let’s Talk!

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

    Wednesday, January 26th 2022
    10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Event Location: Tate Center, Room 137

    ACC DPH will offer COVID-19 vaccines January 24-28 from 10:00am - 2:00 pm at the Tate Center, Room 137.

    Anyone getting a vaccine will receive a $20 gift card, while supplies last!

    #DawgStrong

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

    Thursday, January 27th 2022
    10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Event Location: Tate Center, Room 137

    ACC DPH will offer COVID-19 vaccines January 24-28 from 10:00am - 2:00 pm at the Tate Center, Room 137.

    Anyone getting a vaccine will receive a $20 gift card, while supplies last!

    #DawgStrong

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  • Dawgs Dealing With It Workshop

    Thursday, January 27th 2022
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Event Location: OnlineJoin Event

    FYOS approved!
    This workshop is designed to discuss coping skills and how students can use them in everyday life to handle stress. Whether you are struggling with school, the pandemic, politics, or another area of life, this is a space for you to discover ways to cope and make the most of your time at UGA. This workshop is led by two UGA students/interns at CAPS.

    Brought to you by UHC Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS)

    #BeWellUGA

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  • Let's Talk

    Thursday, January 27th 2022
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Event Location: Science Learning Center, Room 136

    Let’s Talk is a drop-in service hosted by UHC Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) that offers informal, confidential consultation.

    CAPS will be offering in-person and Zoom hours for Let’s Talk during the Spring 2022 semester. Clinicians will hold a walk-in hour Thursday afternoons from 4-5 p.m. at SLC Room 136 and a Zoom hour on Wednesday mornings from 11 a.m. – noon. To access the Zoom hour, students can sign up at the link on this page.

    During a Let’s Talk session, students can speak with a clinician about concerns, get help problem-solving, and learn more about counseling services at CAPS and other resources available at UGA and in the Athens area.

    Learn more about Let’s Talk!

    #BeWellUGA

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

    Friday, January 28th 2022
    10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Event Location: Tate Center, Room 137

    ACC DPH will offer COVID-19 vaccines January 24-28 from 10:00am - 2:00 pm at the Tate Center, Room 137.

    Anyone getting a vaccine will receive a $20 gift card, while supplies last!

    #DawgStrong

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  • Let's Talk - Pride Center Edition

    Tuesday, February 1st 2022
    10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

    Event Location: Memorial Hall, Room 221

    Speak with CAPS Pride Center liaison psychologist Dr. Shannon Bowles about your concerns, get help problem-solving, and learn more about resources available to you at UHC, UGA , and off campus.

    Let’s Talk Consultations are:

    • A one-on-one, 10-15 minute informal consultation
    • Offered on a first-come, first-served basis, no appointment necessary
    • Free and confidential for UGA students
    • NOT a substitute for mental health treatment

    Learn more about Let’s Talk!

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  • BeYou Panel: Body Image on a College Campus

    Tuesday, February 1st 2022
    4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Event Location: OnlineJoin Event

    Join the BeYou Peer Educators for a pop up panel discussion on body image. During this panel discussion, BeYou Peer Educators will discuss their tips for interrogating body image expectations on a college campus, and attendees will have time to ask questions and engage in casual discussion. This event is suitable for students anywhere on their body image journey and is a great complement if you have previously attended a BeYou workshop.

    Space is limited to 15 participants.

    This event is FYOS approved.

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