Support Groups

Sometimes it helps to have the support of others who share similar concerns. All of our groups provide a safe and confidential place to explore issues.

*Professional staff run all support groups.


To enroll, stop by Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) or call 559.278.2734. A counselor will speak with you and help you decide which group best meet your needs.

Locations vary by semester, check with your counselor to learn more.

Download our Group List, or click below to learn more about our available groups.

Recognition Insight Openness (RIO)

Tuesday @ 2:00 p.m. 9/8, 9/15, 9/22
Wednesday @ 2:00 p.m. 9/9, 9/16, 9/23
Wednesday @ 2:00 p.m. 10/14, 10/21, 10/28
By: Leslie Weiser, Psy.D.

Increase awareness in your life experiences and how to choose ways to rise above it. (3 Sessions Only)

Click here for the Recognition Insight Openness (RIO) Syllabi


Wednesdays 11:00 a.m. Starting 9/16
By: Myrna Pacheco, LMFT

Learn strategies to improve depression and increase self-esteem. (6 Sessions Only)

Click here for the Thrive Syllabi

Healthy Relationships

Wednesdays 1:00 p.m. Starting 9/16
By: Rebecca Raya-Fernandez, Psy.D.

Find meaningful relationships and effective ways to communicate with others.

Click here for the Healthy Relationships Syllabi

Transitions to College

Tuesdays 1:00 p.m. Starting 9/16
By: Zenaida Cruz, MFT Intern

How to find your place in college and ways to handle change. (6 Sessions Only)

Also Available in Spanish

Click here for the Transitions to College Syllabi

True Self

Tuesdays 11:00 a.m. Starting 9/16
By: Josie Rangel, LCSW

A safe place to discuss issues related to women such as body image, sexuality, culture, self-care, etc. (6 Sessions Only)

Click here for the True Self Syllabi