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Welcome to the Bard College Counseling Service

Welcome to the Bard College Counseling Service
We provide individual, couples, and group counseling, assessment, consultation, referral, and campus outreach services to the Bard  community. All services are free of charge and available to currently enrolled students. We can be reached at  845-758-7433 on weekdays from 9-5, or by email at counselingservice@bard.edu. To make an appointment click on the button below. For after hours and weekend emergencies, please call security at 845-758-7777 and ask for the counselor on duty.

Hours and Contact Information

We are open from 9-5pm Monday thru Friday, except for Thursday when we are open until 7pm. To make an appointment please click on the button below or go to our "Appointments" page.

Emergency after hours and weekends:
Call Security at 845-758-7460
or ext. 7777

Let's Talk

Stressed? Relationship Difficulties? Roommate Concerns?
Stop by and talk with a counselor. It's free. It's confidential. No appointment necessary!

Let's Talk will be offered:
Tuesdays  4-5pm Red Room,Campus Center
Wednesdays  12-1pm BEOP Office, Stone Row Quad
Thursdays  12-1 pm BEOP Office, Stone Row Quad

Announcements and Updates:

Happy Winter Break to Everyone! Counseling Services resume on Monday January 5, 2015
Citizen Science 2015 Hours: 12- 5:00pm Monday Through Friday

Let's Talk Program Resumes on February 3, 2015 (see sidebar for details)

Drug and Alcohol Recovery Group, Thursdays 7:30. Email djhyman@gmail.com for more info.

FOR AFTER HOURS OR WEEKEND EMERGENCIES (when classes are in session) , please call security at 845-758-7460 or 845-758-7777 and ask for the counselor on duty.

Other Resources (available 24/7): 
Dutchess County HELPLINE
845-485-9700

National Suicide Prevention LIFELINE
800-273-8255