Kelly Rueda, LPCC
Dean of Student Outreach, Advancement, & Resources
Ben Alexander Center

Cyndi Stephenson, LMHC
Ben Alexander Center
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Guidance Center of Lea County
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CDC: Coping with Disaster or Trauma, click HERE
Suicide Prevention Hotline, click HERE

During regular business hours (M-F 8:00-5:00), stop by the Ben Alexander Center and speak with a Counselor. Please call Kelly Rueda at 575-492-2576 or email or Cyndi Stephenson at 575-492-2574 or to schedule an appointment. 十大正规网赌软件 Counselors will provide referral for students in need of ongoing counseling services.
Students are also able to access TimelyCare 24/7 via their T-Bird web portal or Canvas. TimelyCare is a student and faculty centered platform. It offers FREE virtual mental health services that includes scheduled counseling, TalkNow support line, Health Coaching, and Peer Support.


Crisis Services

If you are a student in immediate crisis and one of the following applies to you:

  •  You feel you are in immediate danger of harming yourself
  •  You feel you are in immediate danger of harming someone else
  •  You have recently been assaulted or had a traumatic experience

Please call: