Find Your Counselor

Counselors are unavailable during quarter breaks. The counselors will plan to return to remote operations and be able to provide assistance to students beginning the week of April 6, 2020.

If you need to contact Counseling during the closure, please email Counseling.Central@seattlecolleges.edu, as this email is regularly monitored and we can provide assistance as needed. Please note that it may take up to 72 business hours for us to respond. Email is not a secure nor confidential form of communication, so please be mindful of the messages you send.
  
During the closure, we will not be holding individual personal counseling sessions. We are not equipped to provide personal counseling services during the closure and want to highlight the off-campus resources and support lines for students in the Community Resources page . If you are experiencing an emergency, please contact 911 or the 24 hour crisis hotline, Crisis Connections, at 1.866.427.4747.
 

Out of an abundance of caution, Seattle Central College’s Counseling Center is closed for the remainder of Winter quarter 2020. 

If you need to contact Counseling during the closure, please email Counseling.Central@seattlecolleges.edu, as this email is regularly monitored and we can provide assistance as needed. Please note that it may take up to 72 business hours for us to respond. Email is not a secure nor confidential form of communication, so please be mindful of the messages you send.
  
During the closure, we will not be holding individual personal counseling sessions. We are not equipped to provide personal counseling services during the closure and want to highlight the off-campus resources and support lines for students in the Community Resources page . If you are experiencing an emergency, please contact 911 or the 24 hour crisis hotline, Crisis Connections, at 1.866.427.4747.
 

Counselors are located in BE 3166 and are currently assigned to academic divisions or student populations. While the following list is a primary resource to locate the counselor trained for your program and needs, you are free to work with any counselor on our staff.

For contact information look up an individual counselor in the Staff Directory or via this listing (pdf).

Counselors are available for students who are:

  • program ready, or
  • on academic probation, or
  • new to college and have questions about what academic and/or life direction to take, or
  • who may be in crisis.

Students who are not program ready yet or who are interested in professional/technical programs should call the Advising Center 206.934.4068.

Counselor and Academic Division

Counseling services (pdf)

Siobhan Cheatham

Healthcare & Human Services (Pacific Tower, Tuesdays/Fridays), Wood Technology (Thursdays)

Ruby Hansra

Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Business Technology Management, Creative Arts (Graphic Design, Visual Media)

Kimberly McRae

Co-lead counselor, Applied Behavioral Science, Early Childhood & Family Studies, Social & Human Services, Running Start, Culinary Arts, Apparel Design & Development, Business Technology Management, Creative Arts (Graphic Design, Visual Media)

Lori Miller

Healthcare & Human Services (Pacific Tower, Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays)

Brian Smith

Co-lead counselor, International Education Programs, Seattle Maritime (Wednesdays)

Bryce Walb

STEM, Information Technology, Business Technology Management, Creative Arts (Graphic Design, Visual Media)

Krysta Walia

Basic & Transitional Studies / Pre-College (ABE / ESL, GED® Prep, High School Completion), Business Technology Management, Creative Arts (Graphic Design, Visual Media)

Crisis counseling: please call Campus Security (206.934.5442).

Please call the Counseling Center (206.934.5407 or Counseling.Central@seattlecolleges.edu) for information on programs not listed here.