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Counseling & Advising Services is dedicated to the promotion of student success and excellence. Services are available to assist you with career, academic and personal concerns.
Thinking about starting college and unsure of a career choice? Lost your job and interested in pursuing a new career? Our career counselors can help you identify skills, values, interests, and occupational and education opportunities to determine the best pathway to meet your goals.
Your academic advisor works with associate degree or technical diploma program students to help you succeed academically.
Academic Advising Services
FVTC offers personal counseling to assist you with any concerns which may interfere with your academic or personal success.
Counseling is confidential. However, we are legally bound to report potential suicide, homicide and suspected child/elder abuse. The staff adheres to the American Counseling Association's ethical guidelines.
Personal Counseling resources are available for issues such as:
FVTC counselors provide intervention, assessment education, guidance and support in crisis situations. A crisis is when a student is experiencing a severe psychological or emotional emergency.
If you are in crisis, need immediate assistance and would like to be seen by one of our on-call counselors:
The College provides individual counseling specific to longer term alcohol and other drug abuse, and mental health issues to students and staff through the LifeLINE Assistance Program.
This confidential service is provided at no additional cost to current students.
Peer Advising Connection (PAC) and Peer Mentoring programs are students helping fellow students make the right connections in order to be successful at FVTC.
Peer Advising Services
Peer Mentoring Services
The FVTC counseling staff adheres to the American Counseling Association’s ethical guidelines.
FVTC Counseling & Advising Services Standards of Care (PDF)
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