CAPS Team

Counseling and Psychological Services

We’re Here For You

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is currently conducting consultations for all undergraduate and graduate 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

To request an appointment for a consultation with a CAPS clinician, complete our Appointment Request form or call us at 781-239-6200. 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.

After you provide information about yourself and your schedule availability, we will find the best match for an appointment time and send you an appointment confirmation message. Please be aware that CAPS staff do not monitor messages 24 hours a day.

In the event of a counseling emergency during our office hours, call CAPS at 781-239-6200. 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 ConfidentialConnect (+1-833-434-1217), the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (+1-800-273-8255), and the Crisis Text Line (text HOME to 741741). These contacts will be able to assist you with the appropriate resources.

If you have questions, we invite you to review our Frequently Asked Questions page, email caps@babson.edu, or call 781-239-6200.

About Us

CAPS provides psychological support to students as they pursue their academic and personal goals at Babson College. Services provided include consultation, assessment, short-term counseling, and referrals for longer-term counseling. Interactions with CAPS are confidential and will not be shared with anyone without a student’s written authorization. Common reasons students seek counseling support are:

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

Contact

Park Manor South Annex

781-239-6200

caps@babson.edu