The mission of the HCC Counseling Department is to provide holistic support for students pursuing their educational goals. In order to accomplish this mission, we will provide a full range of professional services including ADA accommodations, personal and mental health counseling, career counseling, academic skills enhancement, outreach programming, consultation, and crisis intervention.
Who we are
Who we are
"HCC Counselors are licensed-professionals with masters or doctoral degrees who offer free, time-limited, short-term counseling to currently enrolled students.HCC COUNSELORS
What we do
What we do
"We offer Personal Counseling, Career Counseling, Crisis Counseling, Student Success Retention and ADA Counseling Services.Counseling Services
September is Suicide Prevention Month
September is National Suicide Prevention Month. All month, mental health advocates, prevention organizations, survivors, allies, and community members unite to promote suicide prevention awareness.
HCC Counselors are offering Suicide Prevention Training sessions during the month of September.
If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please call 9-1-1 for immediate assistance.
If you or someone you know is experiencing suicidal thoughts, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988, 1-800-273-8255 or Text “TALK” to 741741.
Options for Deaf and Hard of Hearing 1-800-799-4889.
Texas Suicide Prevention-Know the Signs/Save a Life
Mental Health Support Resources
Upcoming Workshops & Events
Register for a SLIP Session
If you are on Probation or Suspension and need to register for a SLIP (Successful Learning Intervention Program) Orientation Session, please visit www.hccs.edu/slip.
Check out Counselor's Corner
Get the tools you need to maximize your mental and emotional well-being and nurture your relationships with Counselor's Corner!Watch Counselor's Corner on YouTube
We offer the following Counseling Services
HCC Counselors encourage students who witness a crime or are a victim of a crime to contact HCC Police at 713-718-8888. If students are off-campus and need immediate police assistance, they should dial 911. Students also have the option to file an anonymous report at the Student Incident Report Form.