Merced Community College
Student Help Desk

Personal Counseling is now available for students,

Tuesday through Friday on the Merced campus


Mondays on the Los Banos campus.

Services are free and confidential. Students may want to utilize these services when dealing with issues such as: adjusting to college life, dealing with anxiety or depression, family problems which are interfering with school, dealing with frustration or anger, relationship/friendship problems.

Two therapists are available for Personal Counseling: Jill Henningsgaard, MFTI and Karla Burgfeld, LMFT.

  • Jill is available throughout the week between 8am-4pm.
  • Karla is available Tuesdays 3pm-5pm & Thursdays 4pm-7pm.

Appointments can be made through Student Health Services, (209) 384-6045 (Merced), (209) 381-6423 (Los Banos), or by stopping by the Student Health Services Office.

If you would like more information, please contact  Student Health Services at the numbers above.



Donya Avila, RN
Student Health Nurse
Merced College
(209) 384-6045



STUDENT HELP DESK, Merced Community College, 3600 M Street, Merced CA 95348
(209) 381-6565 located at Lesher 110
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