General Information

You can request an appointment online, but please feel free to contact the Behavioral Wellness Center by calling our main line (310) 825-9605, 24 hours/day, and via email at Our main line is available on holidays and weekends as well for crisis counseling by phone for urgent concerns.

A Behavioral Wellness Center clinician will return your call or inquiry within one business day. If a request is made over the weekend, you will be contacted the following business day.

Office hours:
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with clinicians available for early morning, daytime and evening sessions.

Main office located on the first floor of the UCLA Center for the Health Sciences (CHS 17-253L)

Director: Karen Miotto, MD

Clinical Manager: Dominique Gillis, LMFT


Maps and Directions

behavioral center map