The UWB Counseling Center offers short-term (up to 6 sessions) mental health counseling free of charge to UW Bothell and Cascadia College students registered in the current quarter. We provide mental health-related services to facilitate students’ adjustment to college and their personal and psychological growth.
Fall Quarter Status
||Required during sessions
|Appointment Mode(s) offered
||In-person and Telehealth
|Quarter Start and End Dates
||Wednesday, September 28th - Friday, December 16th
Monday - Friday: 9 AM - 4:30 PM
Services we offer
Individual counseling – 45-minute intake appointment followed by 6 sessions per academic year. If pre-determined, you may use Telehealth services with our HIPAA-certified Zoom link.
Couples counseling – 45-minute intake appointment followed by 6 sessions per academic year. Couple counseling sessions focus on relationship concerns. Both partners must be students at UW Bothell or Cascadia College and enrolled in the current quarter. Couples counseling must be attended in-person and both partners must be present.
Crisis consultation – 30-minute session for students experiencing crisis/urgent concerns. Students can walk-in and ask for an appointment.
UWB has partnered with MySSP to give students access to real-time, confidential mental health support, 24/7 and in multiple languages. MySSP counselors are licensed mental health therapists who are familiar with UWB resources. There are several ways to connect:
- Phone: Call 1-866-743-7732
- If calling from outside the U.S. or Canada, dial 001-416-380-6578.
- Online chat: Chat with a MySSP counselor on the MySSP website or on the MySSP app (Apple App Store | Google Play)
We highly recommend that you download the MySSP app (Apple App Store | Google Play) to have the full range of services at your fingertips any time.
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If you have questions about classes or your major, please contact the appropriate Academic Advising office. If you have questions about applications to UW Bothell, please contact the Admissions office. Faculty & staff seeking counseling services should review our policy and contact the Employee Assistance Program.
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