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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

Bard Services

  • Counseling-We offer primarily short-term, problem-focused counseling for individuals, couples, and groups. 
  • Groups-Current groups include: Grief Group (contact white@bard.edu), Managing Anxiety and Depression (contact mkolchin@bard.edu), Sexual Assault Survivors Support Group (contact valerielinetcsw@gmail.com), Drug and Alcohol Recovery Group (contact djhyman@gmail.com). For more information about available groups, please call us at 845-758-7433.
  • Let's Talk- A program that provides easy access to informal confidential consultations with Bard counselors. Counselors hold walk-in hours on a weekly basis. There is no appointment or fee necessary. See side bar for up to date info about locations and times.
  • Psychiatric Services-Students who are enrolled in Bard counseling may be referred to our consulting psychiatrist for evaluation or medication management.
  • Nutrition-Our consulting nutritionist offers individual meetings as well as community programming for students with questions or concerns related to food, diet, and nutrition.Please call to schedule an appointment at 845-758-7433. The nutritionist is available to meet one-on-one Fridays 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
        
 Community Appointment Transportation Services - Bard Student Resource Group provides free transporation for students with off-campus mental health needs. Contact: srgcats@bard.edu for driving availability.

Off-Campus Services

 

  •  Mental Health Resources in NYC