Counseling Services

The Carlos L. González Counseling Center

The Counseling Center is committed to promoting the psychological health and well-being for registered Hostos students in a confidential and supportive environment. Our staff values acceptance & inclusion and provides ongoing counseling to address concerns, which may interfere with academic success and personal development. 

Counseling services at Hostos Community College help students identify emotional, academic, personal and health issues, gain insight and develop skills to cope more effectively with stressors in their life.

The Counseling Center offers a wide range of services to registered Hostos students including short term individual therapy, crisis intervention, consultation, psychological education and referrals specific to a student’s needs .Please refer to the flyer.

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Services at the Counseling Center are offered by appointment only. The staff is aware that emergencies requiring immediate attention can exist for students and our same-day crisis services are designed to assist these students

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The Carlos L. González Counseling Center is offering remote services only at this time until further notice.  We will continue providing clinical services and academic counseling.  Our services are confidential and free of charge.  To schedule an initial screening or appointment, please call us at 718-518-4461 or email us at If you are already receiving counseling services at our Center, please contact your counselor directly to coordinate your upcoming appointments. If you are experiencing a mental health emergency during our non-business hours, please contact NYC Well (1-888-692-9355) or go to your local hospital emergency room. 
We are here to support you! 

El Centro de Consejería Carlos L. González esta ofreciendo servicios remotos en este momento hasta nuevo aviso. Continuaremos ofreciendo servicios clínicos y consejería académica. Les recordamos que todos nuestros servicios son confidenciales y gratuitos. Para programar una evaluación inicial o una visita, llámenos al 718-518-4461 o mande un correo electronico a  Si ya está recibiendo asesoramiento en nuestro Centro, comuníquese directamente con su Consejrx  para coordinar sus próximas citas. Si tiene una emergencia de salud mental fuera de  nuestro horario,  favor comunicarse directamente con NYC Well (1-888-692-9355) o vaya a la sala de emergencias local. 
¡Estamos a sus órdenes!
Michael Martinez ext.4164
Allison Lee ext. 2605
Leo Coodin
Tovah Thompson
Faculty Counselor
Prof. Lizette Col ón ext. 4261

In case of an emergency when the counseling center is closed:

  • Call Public Safety (718) 518-6888
  • Go to your nearest Emergency Room
  • Call 911

The building and its offices are accessible to individuals who use wheelchairs.