CAPS Services for LGBTQ+ Students
All CAPS counselors are trained as generalists and are capable of making assessments and recommendations for all Aggies. Counselors on our Professional Interest Areas lists have expressed specific interest and experience in the identified areas, including working with LGBTQ+ students.
This informal, unstructured group provides a space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and other students to explore issues of concern like identity development, coming out to others, relationships/dating, gender transition, social stigmas, religion and queer life in College Station.
“I appreciate talking through challenges with people who understand what I am going through.”
“I've become both more confident socially and more sure of my identity.”
“Being able to honestly see others’ most intimate feelings and talk with them has made me more confident and social as a whole.”
“I am more willing to talk about issues I am facing and I have learned new ways to approach personal challenges and negative thinking.”
“I’m so much more comfortable with myself.”
“It is a safe confidential space with people who can understand what you are going through.”