Hours and Location

The Counseling Center is open Monday – Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

Contact Us

UWB Counseling Center

Phone: 425-352-3183
Fax: 425-352-3581

Box 358555
18115 Campus Way NE
Bothell, WA 98011


UW Bothell counselors are licensed mental health professionals and provide a broad range of treatment approaches, depending on the unique needs of each client. Approaches your counselor may use include cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, interpersonal, emotionally-focused, and other treatment that the counselor and you feel will best meet your needs. Within these approaches, counselors actively incorporate the personal and cultural values and experiences that reflect the diversity that each individual brings.

  • Rosemary E. Simmons, Ph.D., Counseling Center Director is a Licensed Psychologist in Washington State (#PY 60478115) and Illinois (#071-004494). Rosemary received her Master of Arts and Doctorate Degree in Counseling Psychology from Southern Illinois University. Rosemary has specialized in working with college students her entire career. She enjoys working with the broad range of issues and transitions that college students experience including anxiety, depression, adjustment and transition issues, childhood sexual, physical and emotional abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, self-injurious behavior, and disordered eating.
  • Leah Bridger, MA, LMFT, is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Washington State (#LF 0950). Leah received her Master of Arts Degree from the California Family Study Center in 1981 and has been licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist since 1982.  Her experience in the mental health field includes counseling individuals and families, providing clinical supervision, teaching psychology courses, and conducting trainings related to student mental health and well-being.  She particularly enjoys counseling college students, and addresses a range of issues including adjustment and transition, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, identify, post-traumatic stress concerns, relationship issues, and stress management.