If you or someone you know is in danger of harming themselves or someone else, IMMEDIATELY call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room. If you are on a PPCC campus, call Campus Police at 502-2900.
Counseling Center Client Information
The following information provides details about some of the policies and procedures of the Pikes Peak Community College (PPCC) Counseling Center.
Effective July 1, 1988, the State of Colorado requires that all psychotherapists and mental health counselors provide the individual seeking services with the following information at the first session:
In order to provide you with the best care, the Mental Health Counselor may consult with or receive supervision from another member of the Counseling Center or the Behavior Intervention Team concerning the service we provide you.
Eligibility for Services
Our services are available to all currently enrolled Pikes Peak Community College students at no cost. PPCC does not unlawfully discriminate in providing Student Counseling to its students on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, veteran status, age, sexual orientation or disability.
Titles and Acts
Pursuant to Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, the college has established grievance procedures for its employees, students and/or job applicants.
Student Counseling Records
You will be asked to provide us with information about yourself. This information will help us better understand your situation and plan services. Student files are NOT part of academic records, and no one has access to them except the staff of the PPCC Counseling Center.
Additional Record Uses
Additionally, we seek to improve our services to students, so each year we collect information selected from your file for the purpose of continued funding and gathering retention data. This activity would always be on an anonymous and confidential basis and restricted to information relevant for this purpose.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*After Hours Emergencies Call Campus Police 502-2900