College of Environmental Design

Counseling + Psychological Services

Wurster Hall Services

The College of Environmental Design has partnered as a satellite office with Counseling and Psychological Services at the University Health Services (UHS) Tang Center to provide free and confidential consultations by appointment to CED graduate and undergraduate students related to personal, professional and academic concerns. Professional consultation is also available for CED faculty and staff regarding student issues and concerns.

Wurster Hall's counselor is Dr. Yi Du, a licensed psychologist with Counseling and Psychological Services. Dr. Du can help you make progress with any number of issues you may be struggling with, but is particularly skilled in helping students address the following areas:

  • Challenges faced by ethnic minority students, first-generation college students, and/or undocumented students
  • College adjustment and identity development
  • Stress and anxiety
  • Depressed moods and low self-esteem
  • Relationship, break-up and intimacy issues
  • Emotional awareness
  • Disordered eating and body image
  • Career exploration
  • Psychological assessments
  • Procrastination, time management and decision-making
  • Family conflicts and pressures

The best way to schedule a consultation or appointment with Dr. Du is to send her a secure message through the UHS website's e-Tang portal (accessible via the orange logo link in the top center of the University Health Services webpage). You may also leave a voice message for her at 510-642-6722.


If you have any questions for Dr. Du or would like to learn more about the services she provides at Wurster Hall, contact her at You may also leave a voice message for her at 510-642-6722.

Additional Languages: Mandarin

About the University's Counseling and Psychological Services

Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) is located on the third floor of the Tang Center and is staffed by a team of dedicated professional counselors who provide brief individual, couples, group, career and drop-in/urgent-needs counseling. Psychiatrists are also on staff at the Tang Center to provide medication evaluations. Workshops for students and trainings for staff are also provided by request and with advance notice. For more information, see the Counseling and Psychological Services website.