Wellness Program Overview

  • Check out the BHS Wellness Linktr.ee for important links and resources! 
    In-person drop-in times are now available during regular school days and hours.  No appointment necessary!

    Crisis Resources

    Consulte BHS Wellness Linktr.ee para obtener enlaces y recursos importantes.

    Estudiantes pueden solicitar hablar con un consejero de bienestar durante las horas de drop-in

    Las horas de drop-in son ofrecidas durante dias y horarios regulares de la escuela ¡No se necesita cita!

    Si se trata de una emergencia médica o de salud mental, por favor comuniquese con los recursos a continuación inmediatamente:

    Recursos de Crisis:

    • StarVista
      • Línea Directa de Crisis de Starvista (Las 24 Horas, 7 Dias de la Semana): 650-579-0350
      • Chat de Starvista para Adolescentes en Crisis: www.sanmateocrisis.org
        (Chat disponible de Lunes a Viernes, de 4 p.m. a 10 p.m., PST)
    • Línea de Texto de Crisis: Envíe un mensaje de texto "home" al 741-741
    • Línea Telefónica Vital de Suicidio y Crisis: 988
    • Alertas Anónimas
    • Línea Directa Nacional de Violencia Doméstica: 1-800-799-7233
    • 911 o visite la sala de emergencias del hospital más cercano si puede llegar de manera segura



    • 危机信息专线: 发信息"home" 到741-741
    • 全国自杀预防热线:1-800-273-8255
    • StarVista 危机热线: 650-579-0350

    • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233, www.thehotline.org/
    • 打911 或是前往离你最近的医院急症室


  • The Wellness Program at Burlingame High School provides prevention and short-term intervention for students facing social and emotional challenges that impact academic performance, attendance, and behavior at school. In a safe and supportive environment, students can meet with a wellness counselor to discuss a variety of complex issues such as stress, trauma, suicide, depression, bullying, grief, self-esteem, family life, drug and alcohol use, relationships and gender identity and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer+.  Students can learn positive, lifelong habits that contribute to their well-being and success. The Wellness Program provides short-term (up to 12 sessions) individual, group and/or drop-in support in a confidential, non-judgmental space staffed with therapists who are dedicated to improving the health, well-being and educational outcomes of all students.

     Services Provided:

    • Short-term (up to 12 sessions) individual counselor support
    • Group counseling
    • Drop-in & crisis support
    • School-related mental health assessment
    • Referrals to community partners for:
      • Long-term therapy
      • Family therapy
      • Acute or severe mental health/psychotic disorders
      • Eating disorders
      • Trauma

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    Referral Process:
    Talk with your student's school counselor as the first step to accessing wellness services or come in during wellness drop-in hours.

Wellness Counselors

StarVista Teen Crisis Services

  • In crisis or need support in San Mateo County?

    24/7 Crisis Hotline: 650-579-0350

    StarVista Crisis Center




Care Solace

  • Care Solace is an online resource with a live 24/7 concierge meant to assist individuals in finding local mental health related programs and counseling services. Learn more.