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The Stanford Faculty Staff Help Center, Kingscote Gardens
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The Stanford Faculty Staff Help Center offers a variety of services for the Stanford community, including confidential counseling, workshops, discussion groups, department consultations, and facilitated conversations.

Short-term counseling

If you are a resident of California, you can get Short-term help with job-related issues, relationship issues, parent-child concerns, addiction issues, grief and loss, depression and anxiety, retirement, and referrals to community resources.

Out-Of-State Employees: Stanford benefited employees who are located outside of the state of California may access this dedicated out-of-state Employee Assistance Program.

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We offer a variety of services for the Stanford community including counseling, workshops, discussion groups, facilitated conversations, consultation and training, and retreat facilitation. All services are free of charge.

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Meet Our Staff

The Center is staffed by licensed clinical social workers, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, and experienced interns.

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Resources Quick Links


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You are eligible to use Faculty Staff Help Center services if you meet the outlined criteria.

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Emergency Resources

Need help? View this list for access to police, crisis hotlines, and more. For on-campus emergencies, call 9-911.

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