How to Make an Appointment

Counseling and Psychiatric Service


For initial visits to CAPS, call or walk in during business hours.

Phone: (202) 687-6985
Ask to speak with the Intake Coordinator to make an appointment.

  • The Intake Coordinator will speak with you to set up a time with a clinician for an evaluation or consultation based on your needs and availability.
  • Come to the evaluation appointment 15 minutes early to complete the registration materials.
  • During the evaluation or consultation, the clinician will gather the relevant information, determine needs and then make recommendations accordingly.
  • A medication consultation may also be arranged with a CAPS psychiatrist, if appropriate.


Call this number for emergency consults after hours.

Phone: (202) 444-7243
Ask for the on call CAPS clinician.