About the DVC Counseling Department

The DVC Counseling Department  faculty, staff and management are committed to providing you with accurate and timely information as well as the support you need to accomplish the goals that you set forth for yourself. We provide academic, career, and personal counseling and encourage students to meet with a counselor once a semester. 

Contact Us:   925-969-2140    Fax:  925-687-2097

Dean: Beth Hauscarriague, Dean of Outreach, Enrollment, Matriculation, Counseling, International Admissions and Educational Talent Search


Administrative Assistant: Angie Galindo 925-969-2084    agalindo@dvc.edu

Counseling Department Chairs/Steering

(Faculty: Dr. Cheryl Carter) 925-969-2168   ccarter@dvc.edu

(Faculty: Christie Jamshidnejad)  925-969-2165  cjamshidnejad@dvc.edu

(Faculty: Dr. Sheila Lau)  925-969-2167   slau@dvc.edu

Supervisor: Cathy Walton-Woodson, Counseling Office Supervisor  925-969-2148    cwoodson@dvc.edu