Your Community Mental Health Clinic
Affordable, Confidential Care
The Professional Psychology Center (PPC) is the training center for the Graduate School of Professional Psychology at the University of Denver. The PPC has provided low cost, high quality psychological services to Denver’s community for over 30 years. Staffed by doctoral students under the supervision of licensed mental health professionals, we offer a broad range of confidential mental health care.
Why should I go to the PPC?
The university setting enhances our ability to provide services that are innovative, cutting edge, GLBT affirming, and culturally sensitive.
Services are provided by doctoral level students
who are supervised by licensed professionals.
At the PPC, we carefully tailor our services to meet each client’s individual needs.
Fees for services are on a sliding scale, and are based on your income and financial circumstances.
The clinic is located in the Ammi Hyde Building at the southern end of the DU campus (2460 S. Vine Street). We are open Monday through Thursday from 8:30AM to 8:30PM and 8:30AM to 3:00PM on Fridays. In addition to psychotherapy services, the clinic also provides psychological assessments and forensic services.
You’re feeling depressed and anxious and can’t
manage these feelings on your own.
You’re having problems coping with or adjusting to life stresses and changes.
You’ve suffered a loss and want support and
guidance in grieving.
You’re having relationship problems that you
Your mood fluctuates so much that you can’t
manage your life adequately.
You can’t figure out your own personal problems
and can’t turn to your friends for help.
Your children keep getting in trouble at home and school.
Who is supervising my therapist?
Your care is provided by doctoral level students who are supervised by locally licensed professionals.
what kinds of therapy are available?
Contact the PPC directly at 303-871-3626 for details:
Adult individual psychotherapy: Clients
typically meet weekly with their therapist to
confidentially discuss their problems and work together to find solutions.
Child/adolescent therapy: Children and
adolescents meet with their therapist by
themselves and occasionally with their families.
Couples therapy: Couples meet with
a therapist to get help communicating with
each other, resolving problems together and improving their relationship.
Family therapy: Families meet with a
therapist to collectively discuss their problems
as a family.
Group therapy: Several individuals meet
with one or two therapists who help the group
address common concerns and problems.