CAPS Team

Counseling and Psychological Services

Be Well, Do Well

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is currently conducting consultations for all active undergraduate and graduate level Babson students. Due to professional licensing requirements, regular clinical services may be provided to students who are located in the state of Massachusetts at the time of service.

Request an Appointment

Counseling Consultation

For a non-emergency appointment complete our Appointment Request form, call us at 781-239-6200, or visit us at Park Manor South Annex during our office hours. Please note that masks are mandatory in our office. Indicate during your request if you are interested in meeting with CAPS once or more. Based on clinical availability, staff will provide services and/or appropriate referrals in the community.

Emergency

In the event of a counseling emergency during our office hours, call CAPS at 781-239-6200 or visit us at Park Manor South Annex. Office hours are Monday – Friday: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM.  Closed from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM and on Babson holidays. 

In the event of a counseling emergency after-hours, call Public Safety at 781-239-5555 if you are living on Babson’s campus; if residing elsewhere, contact your local emergency services. Other resources include the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (+1-800-273-8255) and the Crisis Text Line (text HOME to 741741).

Same Day Solution Focused

For an opportunity to speak with a CAPS clinician briefly about a non-emergency concern complete our Appointment Request form, call us at 781-239-6200, or visit us at Park Manor South Annex during our office hours. Indicate during your request if you are interested in meeting with CAPS once or more. Based on clinical availability, staff will provide services and/or appropriate referrals in the community.

About Us

CAPS offers consultations, assessments, short-term counseling, and referrals for long-term counseling, all designed to empower you to thrive at Babson and beyond. Your interactions with CAPS are confidential and are not shared with anyone unless you provide written authorization, however exceptions include if a student is at risk of harm to self or others.

Our team can support you in a number of areas. Common reasons students visit include:

  • Homesickness and Adjustment
  • Stress and Anxiety
  • Race and Identity Related Concerns
  • Loneliness and Isolation
  • Feeling Down or Sad
  • Family/Peer/Relationship Concerns
  • Substance Use 
  • Body Image and Food Concerns 
  • Financial Stress
  • Sexual and Gender Identity Concerns
  • Grief and Loss
  • Depression
  • Sexual Assault
  • Traumatic Events
  • Self-Harm and Suicidal Thinking
  • Culture Shock and Adjustment
  • Impact of COVID-19

Contact

Park Manor South Annex

781-239-6200

caps@babson.edu

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