Personal Wellness/Behavioral Health

The overall purpose of the Personal Wellness Services at Southwestern College is to provide high-quality behavioral health care to students to support the student's emotional well-being, academic success, and retention at the college.  These services are strictly confidential and offered to students currently enrolled in classes and have paid their student health service fee.

Program Objectives

Help is Available

As the semester progresses, you or someone you know may experience significant emotional distress.  Remember, you are not alone because your education and well-being are a community effort.  Many resources on campus can help assist you including the Personal Wellness Services. 

All supportive, personal counseling sessions and services are strictly confidential and offered to students currently enrolled in classes at Southwestern College.

For more information or to make an appointment, contact Personal Wellness Services at (619) 421-6700 x5279 or email us at

IMPORTANT: Your privacy is important to us. Please DO NOT include personal health information when emailing us!

Student Referral Form: Verbal or written consent MUST be obtained by the person completing this form prior to submission in order for the student to be contacted by Personal Wellness Services.

Schedule a Presentation: Complete this form to request a presentation surrounding Personal Wellness Services, or Mental Health Support for Students.

Virtual Chat

We are here to support each of our student’s needs. Chat live on Cranium Café by finding an online staff member below. To learn more, visit the Virtual Welcome Center. Our student service specialists have their hours of availability listed on their profile cards. If a team member's hours are not reflective of their availability, they are likely supporting another student. We give each of our students the individual attention and time they deserve. Thank you for your patience.

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