The Wellness Counseling Program

  • Need someone to talk to?

    Mills Wellness Video

    Wellness Counselors offer safe, supportive adults at school where any Mills student can get free, confidential, nonjudgmental help

    More Online Wellness Resources

    Find us at Canvas:

    Visit our Linktree for crisis and community resources:

    Make an appointment with a Wellness Counselor:

    Wellness Counselors are available on campus during school hours Mondays through Fridays. Students can check-in with a Wellness Counselor during our daily drop-in hours. Our offices can be found in the Main Office or students can schedule an appointment at

    Wellness Drop In Hours

    Kickin it with Wellness


Crisis Resources

  • If this is a medical or mental health emergency, please contact the following sources immediately:   

    Crisis Resources:

    • StarVista 24/7 Crisis Hotline: 650-579-0350
    • StarVista Teen Crisis Services (Monday - Friday, 4 - 10 p.m. PST)
    • Crisis Text Line: text "home" to 741-741
    • Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: 988
    • Anonymous Alerts:
    • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233,
    • 911 or visit your nearest hospital emergency room if you can get there safely

    Parent Resources:

    Community Resources:

    • Care Solace is an online no-cost resource with a live 24/7 concierge meant to assist students and families in finding local mental health-related programs and counseling services (with or without insurance). Students and their families can access Care Solace services by contacting the summer Wellness team or:

Meet Your Wellness Counselors

  • Our Wellness Counselors are school-based mental health therapists that provide free, confidential, nonjudgmental, individual and group counseling to students at Mills High School.


    Ms. Nancy Yance Chavez
    Lead Mental Health Therapist  (Bilingual Spanish)
    Monday - Friday

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    Ms. Laura Hahn
    Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
    Tuesday - Friday


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    Ms. Lisa Windes
    Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
    Monday - Friday


Upcoming Events

StarVista Teen Crisis Services

  • In crisis or need support in San Mateo County?

    24/7 Crisis Hotline: 650-579-0350

    StarVista Crisis Center




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