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Personal Counseling


El Centro College counselors are available to help current students with personal, career and academic concerns that affect academic success and quality of life. Counselors also provide crisis intervention; brief, solution-focused counseling; and referrals to other agencies, when needed, for such concerns as:

  • Adjustment Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Career Issues
  • Conflicted Life Choices
  • Coping Skills Training
  • Death or Loss
  • Diversity Issues
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug or Alcohol Abuse
  • Family Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sleep Difficulties
  • Stress
  • Test Anxiety
  • Time Management

Faculty Counselors

Valerie Crow-McDowell
Communications & Math Division
214-860-2396
vcrow@dcccd.edu
Rosalinda Minnis
Business & Public Service Division
214.860.2074
rminnis@dcccd.edu
Roger Copeland
Arts & Sciences Division
214.860.2080
rcopeland@dcccd.edu