Rockford, Illinois

Personal and Success Counseling

Personal Counseling

Are your issues more personal in nature? We can help you!

  • Explore new techniques for dealing with situations in life.
  • Learn how to deal with feelings of anxiety, inadequacy, and loneliness.
  • Enhance self-image and self-esteem.
  • Sharpen problem-solving and decision-making skills.
We also provide crisis counseling and referrals to community and private mental health agencies.



Spill is a nationwide peer support network made up of and for college students. You can vent here, confidentially, about whatever is bothering you. Within 24-48 hours, you'll receive feedback from a handful of trained peers who can relate to your problem.

Success Counseling

Our office also focuses on student success through:
  • SOAR to Your Success Series (student success workshops)

  • Early Alert: This form should be used by faculty members to share academic/classroom observations of students who display early signs of the need for academic intervention.

  • Academic Success Plan

  • Financial Aid Appeals

  • Academic probation recovery
For more information on these free services for RVC students, call (815) 921-4091.



Mike Kravitz, Personal Counselor
(815) 921-4105

RVC Personal & Success Counseling is located in the Student Center (main campus), second floor, room 2132.