If you are currently experiencing a crisis situation, please call 988, 911 or contact CRISIS CONNECTIONS: 1-866-427-4747 (24-HR Crisis Line)!

College employees supporting students in crisis and not able to connect with a counselor should consult with their supervisors for immediate needs.

South counseling team

 Summer Quarter 2024 Service Update:   

Counselors are faculty members who help students and prospective students establish and achieve educational, career, and personal goals based on a comprehensive assessment of their personalities, interests, skills, values and other resources. South Seattle College has two full-time counselors who hold master’s degrees in counseling.

Additional Resources

South Seattle College counselors encourage students to also use the following resources for information and support:

  1. Dial 9-1-1 if you experience an emergency or crisis
  2. Dial 1-866-427-4747 for Crisis Connections 24-hour crisis line 
  3. Dial 2-1-1 for local resources and support
  4. Seattle-King County Health Department
  5. Contact healthcare professionals through your health insurance plan.
  6. American Counseling Association (ACA) COVID-19 Resources
  7. American Psychological Association (APA) Social Distancing Considerations
  8. Addressing Loneliness As a Result of Social Distancing –

EDI Resources

  1. Racism & Mental Health Resources - While this resource caters toward employees, students might also find the information useful.
  2. National Conference on Race and Ethnicity in Higher Education-NCORE (free on demand webinars)
  3. Want to do more to fight racism? TED speakers suggest ways to educate, activate and donate