COVID Update:

EFSC has returned to normal pre-COVID operations, with full capacity on-campus classes and events. Click for the COVID Reporting Requirements and the Return to Campus Approval Process which remain in place. See the Student Services Guide for on-campus services available on a walk-in basis or by appointment, plus virtual options. Read the latest updates.

EFSCares Student Assistance Services

Problem Identification
/ Assessment and Referral 

Based on telephone communication and/or a face-to-face meeting, the student's problem(s) is/are identified, the individual is assessed and an appropriate plan of action is developed.

Crisis Intervention

This service offers post-crisis assessment and intervention services to students who have experienced crisis situations.

Short-Term Problem Resolution

This type of counseling is offered when resolution of the presenting problem can be resolved within the initial counseling sessions.

Monitoring and
Follow-Up Services

Appropriate monitoring of the student’s progress and satisfaction by counselors.

Program Education

Educational workshops are provided as requested by the College.

Veterans Resources

This service provides veterans affairs referrals, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) counseling and sensitivity training to faculty, staff and students on veteran issues.

Help is Available

For assistance:
Call the EFSCares Hotline at

Students experiencing a crisis that requires immediate attention should dial 211 or the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

For non-emergency questions about the program, please contact:
Emily Tonn, MA, LMHC
Student Assistance Program Liaison