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    Confidential counseling is available by phone.
    To speak to a counselor at RSC Tempe call 480-517- 8785.
    Or you may speak to a counselor at another location.



    Speak to a counselor via online chat.



    In-person counseling services are generally available by appointment with no fee for service. To make an appointment at RSC Tempe call 480-517-8785. Or you may make an appointment at another Rio Salado College location.


    Email Us

    Receive online counseling via email.


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Note: Rio Salado Counseling Services do not provide psychotherapy.

***All phone and in-person counseling sessions are confidential. Although the focus of the sessions is to assist students with personal, developmental, and psychological concerns related to the education process, students who experience crisis involving traumatic events and/or emotional trauma are supported through referral to outside services.

What if I have an Emergency?

  • 24 Hour Help Lines: Value Options
    Crisis Telephone: 602-222-9444
    24-hour crisis intervention. English and Spanish.
    Hotline: 480-784-1500
    Eligibility: Youth, adults, couples and families experiencing parenting, behavioral, emotional, substance abuse or relationship problems.
  • Center Against Sexual Abuse (CASA)
    24 HR Crisis Line: 602-254-9000
    TTY: 602-254-4692

The Counseling Department at Rio Salado College does not assume responsibility for the quality of services provided by mental health agencies listed on the site. Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement nor does omission indicate disapproval.