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Counseling Department
Contact & Hours

Student Services Annex (SSA)

Monday-Thursday:
8am-7pm
Friday:
8am-2pm

RELATED LINKS

Student Services Division Homepage

COUNSELING DEPARTMENT UPDATES:

Los Angeles Valley College Counseling Department is here to help!  Due to COVID-19,  we are currently closed for in-person services. We have transitioned to online services via ConexED. Be sure to use the latest Google Chrome or Firefox browser with a laptop, desktop or phone (see details below for technical requirements*).  

To log in to ConexED, from your Student Portal, go to the Online Services & Live Chat tile, select Online Services at LAVC, Agree to Informed Consent statement, and log in through LACCD logo (not through Guest Registration) 

 Counselors are available to assist you through Live Chat and/or scheduled online/phone appointments.   

  • To speak with a counselor through Live Chat for brief, general questions simply visit the Counseling Online Help Desk  during regular business hours and click on the Live Chat button. 

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Counseling Online Help Desk

  • To speak with a specific counselor through Live Chat, find the counselor's ConexEd card in the Student Support Directory under General Counseling and click on the counselor's LIVE CHAT button during their scheduled hours.  Here is the list of general counselors and their live-chat office hours:
Andres Cruzalegui
Wednesday   5:00 – 7:00 PM  and Thursday     12:00 – 1:00 PM
Ashley Du

Monday 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM and                           6:00 – 7:00 PM

Liliana Fanelli
Monday 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Tuesday 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM and                         1:00 – 2:00 PM
Dr. Michael Gold
Monday 9:00 – 10:00 AM and                                  5:00 – 7:00 PM
Barbara Goldberg
Wednesday 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM and                          5:00 – 7:00 PM
Carlos Marquez
Monday 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Wednesday 9:00 – 11:00 AM and                                  1:00 – 2:00 PM
Anita Martinez
Wednesday 1:00 – 2:00 PM and             Friday          9:00 – 11:00 AM
Chris Petrini
Wednesday 4:00 – 5:00 PM
Thursday 5:00 – 7:00 PM
Friday 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Reggie Reed
Monday 12:00 – 2:00 PM
Thursday 10:00 – 11:00 AM
Joyce Romero
Thursday 9:00 – 10:00 AM and 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Margaret Sarkisyan
Tuesday   5:00 – 7:00 PM and            Thursday 4:00 – 5:00 PM 
Ruth Vasquez
Tuesday/Wednesday 12:00 – 1:00 PM
Friday 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM and                          1:00 – 2:00 PM

 

  

                    Counseling ZOOM Drop-In Hours

                      

                 Do you have quick general questions? We can help!

October 27 (Tuesday)

10:00am-11:00am

Register

October 29 (Thursday)

12:00pm-1:00pm

Register

November 3 (Tuesday)

12:00pm-1:00pm

Register 

November 4 (Wednesday) 6:00pm-7:00pm Register

November 9 (Monday)

12:00pm-1:00pm

Register

November 13 (Friday)

12:00pm-1:00pm 

Register

November 17 (Tuesday)

5:00pm-6:00pm

Register

November 19 (Thursday)

1:00pm-2:00pm

Register

November 23 (Monday)

10:00am-11:00am

Register

November 25 (Wednesday) 3:30pm-4:30pm Register
November 30 (Monday) 1:00pm-2:00pm Register

*We cannot review transcripts or do educational planning in these sessions.

*Technical Requirements for Live Chat via Cranium Cafe 

      For desktop PC and Mac:

  • Use the latest Chrome or Firefox  internet browser
  • Have webcam ready and activated (for online student support)
  • Have a headset with microphone ready - your cell phone headset will work great

      For Android and Window Devices:

  • Use Chrome
  • Have your webcam ready and activated
  • Have a headset with microphone ready - your cell phone headset will work great

For iOS- Apple Device:

  • Download ConexED App from the app store*

*App provides limited access.  You will be able to join a video meeting, but not share your screen or use other functions.

See the Counseling Appointments page for the types of counseling appointments available and to make a counseling appointment.