Welcome to the On-Campus Psychological Counseling Office. We realize that law school can be a stressful experience that can impact your life in a variety of ways. Our counseling office provides free, high quality, brief counseling and referral services to all enrolled students at LLS.   Here, you will have the opportunity to explore your personal concerns, in a safe, confidential environment.

How to Make an Appointment/Cancel Appointment

To make an appointment please call 213.736.1122.

We will be happy to find a time to meet with you. If your call transfers to voicemail, please leave your name and number and we will call you back as soon as possible. If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, please call any time prior to your scheduled appointment and leave a message. This gives us more flexibility to be available for other students.

Office Hours*

Monday 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Tuesday 2:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Thursday 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.

*The office is closed on official LLS school holidays, between semesters.

Beginning Summer 2019 - there are limited Summer hours available Late May through Mid-July.


We are located in the Casassa building, Room 502. When you arrive for your scheduled appointment, please come in and have a seat in the waiting room. By pressing the call indicator light, your counselor will be notified that you have arrived and will greet you at your scheduled appointment time.

About Dr. Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas, Ph.D.

Dr. Michael Douglas is a clinical psychologist who received his doctorate from Syracuse University in upstate New York. While at Syracuse, he spent many years at the on-campus psychological services center where he conducted therapy with college and graduate students, as well as individuals and families in the community. In Los Angeles, Dr. Douglas has worked in a variety of settings including child and family clinics and residential facilities. Most recently he has worked with college students at UCLA’s on-campus student psychological service center.

Dr. Douglas provides psychotherapy to clients with a variety of concerns including stress, anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, substance use, self-harm, eating issues, loss, trauma, and LGBT issues. He practices from an insight oriented and solution focused perspective and incorporates stress reducing mind-body techniques into his work.  Alongside his work with the Loyola Law students, Dr. Douglas currently maintains a private practice in West LA and Downtown.

In Case of Emergency

Please call 911 or go to your nearest hospital (local hospitals are listed below). Do not call 911 unless it's a life threatening emergency.

Emergency Telephone Numbers and Resources

L.A. Police/Fire & Rescue 911
Suicide Prevention in LA and Orange County 877.727.4747
Child Abuse 800.540.4000
Poison 800.362.9922
Mental Health/Crisis Line 800.854.7771
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800.273.8255
- For Drug/Alcohol info
For referrals to clinics, shelters, medical needs 211
Rape Crisis Hotline       800.656.HOPE
Santa Monica/UCLA Rape Treatment Center 310.319.4000 then "0"
*ask for rape counselor
HIV/AIDS Hotline 800.922.2437
Domestic Violence Hotline 800.799.7233

Los Angeles Area Hospitals

Good Samaritan Hospital
1225 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90017
St. Vincent Medical Center
2131 W. 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA 90057
UCLA Medical Center
757 Westwood Plaza
Los Angeles, CA 90095
For Psychiatric Services: 800.825.9989
For Emergency Dept: 310.825.2111
L.A. County – U.S.C. Medical Center
1200 N. State Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033
**Students without medical insurance
Cedars Sinai Hospital
8700 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
For Psychiatric Services: 310.423.3411
For Hospital main line: 310.423.3277
Huntington Memorial Hospital
100 West California Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91105
For Psychiatric Services: 800.310.9855
For Hospital main line: 626.397.5000

Student Affairs

Office Hours

M-Th: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
F: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Contact Information

Founders Hall 105
Loyola Law School
919 Albany St.
Los Angeles, CA 90015


Our Staff

Matthew D. Riojas
Matthew D. Riojas
Director of Student Affairs

Rocio Cabrera
Rocio Cabrera
Assistant Director of Student Affairs