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Clinical Services Overview

CAPS offers counseling services to full time/degree-seeking students. This will walk you through the program so you know what to expect.

First Point of Contact

Evanston or Chicago Campus Care Plan Meetings

Please visit the online scheduler website to make an appointment. 

For more information visit our Care Plan Meeting Page.


WellTrack is an interactive, self-educational, online program that uses Cognitive Behavioral techniques to help you address a range of issues. It includes modules for anxiety & stress, depression, and public speaking. It also includes a mood tracking tool, mindfulness and relaxation exercises, a scheduler/calendar, and a wellness assessment, among other resources. WellTrack is not a substitute for therapy. If you are not yet connected to care and are interested in learning more about available resources, please click here to schedule an initial consultation at Chicago CAPS.

If you are already connected to mental health services, please inform your treatment provider that you are using WellTrack.

Click here to access WellTrack. You can also download the app for your mobile device. WellTrack is available for all currently enrolled, full-time students at Northwestern. You will need to use your Northwestern email address when signing up, and you will be asked to login using your NetID.


After-hours Emergencies

Evanston Campus

Counseling and Psychological Services is located on the 2nd floor of Searle Hall on the south end of campus.

Searle Hall, 2nd Floor
633 Emerson Street
Evanston, IL 60208 

Chicago Campus

The Chicago Counseling and Psychological Services Office is located on the 5th floor of Abbott Hall, which is located between Superior and Huron. 

Abbott Hall, 5th Floor, Suite 500
710 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611