Counseling Centers

The Office of Community Life is not providing list of counseling centers below as endorsements but as a starting place to begin your search for a counselor who meets your needs and desires. Since cost is an issue to most students, note that a number of the centers listed here provide affordable sliding scale fees. Please contact the center for more information. (Click here for individual listing of Spiritual Directors, Counselors, Therapists & Retreat Centers)


Interfaith Counseling Center (formerly the Lloyd Counseling Center)

The Interfaith Counseling Center offers a variety of services to promote healing, growth and wholeness of individuals, couples and families. Members of our staff are Certified Pastoral Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Psychologists and Spiritual Directors. People of any or no religious persuasion are welcome. Reduced fees are available to GTU member school students, faculty, staff and families. The main office is located at the Durant House on the campus of the First Congregational Church of Berkeley: 2345 Channing Way in Berkeley, 94704. Phone: 510-225-5595.


Center for Creative Growth

First session is for free. Interns provide sliding scale fees. Individual, couples, child, teen, and group therapy available. 510-527-2100.

Oakland Center for Holistic Counseling

Sliding scale fees available. 510-444-3344.2501 Harrison St, Oakland CA.

Feminist Therapy Connection

Offers referrals, tel 510/841-1261, FeministTherapy@mail2Woman.com

The Psychology Clinic at UC Berkeley

Offers a variety of services on a sliding-fee scale. 2205 Tolman Hall, University of California, Berkeley. Phone: 510-642-2055.