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Emergencies

For Help After Office Hours
 

Bard Emergency Medical Service - 7777
Security - 845-758-7460
On Call Counselor - call security at one of the numbers above and ask to speak with the counselor on duty.

Summer Hours

Counseling services are available by appointment on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays for students enrolled in eligible summer programs. Please use the link below to request an appointment.
 

Let's Talk

This program is in recess for the summer, and will resume in Fall 2017. Check here for times and hours.

Announcements and Updates


Congratulations to the Class of 2017!

Welcome to Bard College Counseling Services. We are available to support students in a variety of ways throughout the school year.

Counseling for Summer Students - A counselor will be available by appointment for students enrolled in eligible summer programs. To request an appointment please use the link in the sidebar.

An On-Call counselor is available for emergency and crisis counseling. Follow the instructions below to reach the On-Call counselor.

FOR AFTER HOURS OR WEEKEND EMERGENCIES: please call security at 845-758-7460 or 845-758-7777 and ask for the counselor on duty. 
You can also call ULIFELINE, the National Mental Health Hotline and speak with a trained local hotline counselor ANYTIME: 
Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
 

What to do in an Emergency

If you or someone you know at Bard is going through a psychiatric emergency,

  • There is always a counselor on duty.
  • If you need to speak with a counselor after hours or during the weekend please call Security at ext. 7460 or ext. 7777 (845-758-7460 from off campus) and ask to speak to the counselor on duty.
  • You will first speak with the administrator on duty who will do an initial screening.
  • They will make the necessary contacts.
  You can also call ULIFELINE, the National Mental Health Hotline and speak with a trained local hotline counselor at:

    Call 1-800-273-TALK (8255)