The Wellness Center includes the Health Center, the Disability Resource Center (DRC), and the Personal Counseling Center (PCC). The Wellness Center was rebranded to help unify all three programs and provide a safe and central place for students who need personal assistance.
Location: Building 5 Room 303 on the 3rd floor
Open Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Many services are 100% free to students!
Disability Resource Center (DRC)
Open Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The DRC supports more than 300 Cañada College students with disabilities.
Personal Counseling Center
Open Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The PCC offers a safe and trusting environment to facilitate mental health care for registered students at no charge. To make an appointment call (650) 306-3259 or email Dr. Gena Rhodes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are concerned about a student’s mental health or if you’ve noticed a pattern of disruptive or disturbing behavior you can make a report to our campus behavioral intervention team: CARES – Cañada Assessment, Response and Evaluation of Students. Starting this semester students can make a CARES reports. Please feel free the share the attachment with your students.
Visit us at http://canadacollege.edu/cares/
To make a report: http://canadacollege.edu/cares/form.php
The California Community College Student Mental Health Program sponsors great interactive online resources entitled “Students At-Risk: Tools for Faculty and Staff & Student Leaders.” The program covers 1) At Risk Students, 2) Veterans on Campus, and 3) LGBTQ on Campus. You can access these interactive resources using this link: http://ccc.kognito.com/. You will need to sign up using your SMCCD email address, set a password, and provide some demographic information.