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Personal Counseling


El Centro College counselors are available to help current students with personal, career and academic concerns that affect academic success and quality of life. Counselors also provide crisis intervention; brief, solution-focused counseling; and referrals to other agencies, when needed, for such concerns as:
  • Adjustment Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Career Issues
  • Conflicted Life Choices
  • Coping Skills Training
  • Death or Loss
  • Drug or Alcohol Abuse
  • Diversity Issues
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sleep Difficulties
  • Stress
  • Relationship Issues
  • Test Anxiety
  • Time Management
Faculty Counselors
Joe Martinez
Communications & Math Division
214.860.2396
jmartinez2@dcccd.edu
Rosalinda Minnis
Business & Public Service Division
214.860.2074
rminnis@dcccd.edu
Al Tolentino
Health & Legal Division
214.860.2291
atolentino@dcccd.edu
Valerie Crow-McDowell
Counseling & Advisement Center
214.860.2430
vcrow@dcccd.edu
Dr. Bettie Tully
Ombudsperson
214.860.2105
btully@dcccd.edu