Counseling services are available to any student who is struggling with issues including family conflict, divorce, substance abuse, depression, grief and loss, and anxiety about academic achievement. Counseling is confidential, professional, and free.
Summer Counseling Services
During the summer quarter, Cascadia students may access six free mental health sessions at the Northshore Youth and Family Services (NYFS) located in Bothell. Cascadia students will need to contact NYFS to schedule an appointment and inform the NYFS staff that they are a Cascadia student seeking to access the six counseling sessions.
|Northshore Youth and Family Services|
|10309 NE 185th|
|Bothell, WA 98011
In case of an emergency or imminent threat, call 911 and Campus Safety at 425.352.5222.
Cascadia offers counseling services to students through a partnership with Northshore Youth and Family Services. A Northshore counselor is available on campus 12 hours a week when classes are in session. Appointments are made by calling Kodiak Corner or contacting the counselor directly. The on campus counselor is not available during the summer quarter. Cascadia students may access their six sessions over the summer at the Northshore Youth & Family Services.
|Counselor's Direct Line||425.352.8301|
CARE stands for Consultation, Assessment, Response, Education
The Cascadia CARE Team is here to assist with:
- Consultation and support to faculty, staff and administrators in assisting students who display concerning or disruptive behavior
- Connecting students with college and community resources
- Monitoring ongoing behavior of students who have displayed concerning or disruptive behavior
When you contact the CARE Team for assistance, a team member will respond within one business day. You may also stop by the office of or phone a CARE Team member to initiate support. Once the CARE Team has been alerted to a situation, members will meet to implement the assessment process.
The members are:
Gordon Dutrisac – Chair
Director of Student Advising & Support Services / Student Conduct Officer
Office: CC1-130B / 425.352.8828
Dean for Student Success Services
Office: CC1-152 / 425.352.8534
Director of Student Life
Office: LBA-105A / 425.352.8545
Dean for Student Learning
Office: CC1-144 / 425.352.8277
Acting Director for Campus Safety
Office: LB2-003 / Dispatch: 425.352.5359
Office: CC1-251 / 425.352.8241