Confidential Support: Accessibility

On Campus Confidential Support

Bates Counseling and Psychological Services
31 Campus Avenue | 207-786-6199
Provides comprehensive mental health care, including both crisis and therapeutic counseling for students.

Bates Ombuds Program
Provides assistance to staff and faculty seeking appropriate paths to resolving workplace concerns, including a review of options for informal resolutions.

Multifaith Chaplaincy
Brittany Longsdorf and Raymond Clouthier
163 Wood Street, 2nd Floor | 207-786-8272 |  blongsdo@bates.edu and rclothier@bates.edu
Provides individualized emotional and spiritual support through pastoral care and conversation.

Office of Intercultural Education
Steven Parker, Assistant Dean, Office of Intercultural Education
142 Chase Hall |  207-786-8303    | sparker3@bates.edu
Provides individualized support and assistance to students who have experienced discrimination and/or harassment and are seeking information regarding resources and resolution options.  *Please note while Dean Parker is confidential under college policies, he does not have legal privilege and, therefore, may be required to disclose information shared with him in civil or criminal legal proceedings.


Off Campus Confidential Support

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) — Aetna Resources for Living
www.resourcesforliving.com | 888-238-6232 |  User ID: 4bates; ID = bwell
Provides free, confidential counseling services to Bates employees to help address a variety of personal issues. Staffed 24/7 by qualified mental health professionals available to listen to concerns and make referrals to a local provider for in person counseling or to resources in your community.

Tri-County Mental Health Services
24-hour crisis line: 888-568-1112  |  888-344-4673  |  www.tcmhs.org
Local, confidential mental health care from licensed professionals.  Providing trauma-informed, integrated services that promote whole health and wellness.