Kim Barrett, PhD, (206) 685-8391
Belle Chenault, PhD, NCSP, (206) 465-8068
Rochelle Coffey, PsyD, (206) 947-4411
Fremont Community Therapy, 3417 Fremont Ave No #225, Seattle, WA, (206) 633-2405 (sliding scale)
Russ Hanford, PhD, (206) 409-9613
Kim Kendall, PhD, (206) 329-8845
The Learn Clinic (located on UW campus at Guthrie Annex 1), (206) 543-6511
Jennifer Watson, PhD, 1314 NE 43rd St, (206) 331-2453
The purpose of this group is to provide a safe, supportive, and affirming environment where individuals can explore thoughts and feelings around sexual orientation and gender identity.
If so, rather than simply working toward success, you may be trying to be perfect, and there exists quite a difference between aiming for a successful life and trying to achieve perfection.
Source: Some content used with permission from University of Michigan Counseling Center.
For those who are already familiar with mindfulness meditation, this follow-up group is being offered as a weekly, 1-hour, ongoing group designed to expand and support one’s meditation practice.
Mindfulness meditation is a practice that involves cultivating attention to the present moment in a non-judgmental manner. Over time this practice creates an internal awareness that allows us to be with ourselves and others with a gentle, open attitude that is particularly helpful for disengaging from tendencies to criticize, ruminate, react or avoid.
The benefits of mindfulness meditation have been widely studied and there is substantial empirical evidence suggesting that regular practice is effective for:
This 8-week course is designed to offer basic meditation skills to anyone interested in starting a practice. No prior knowledge or experience is required. Participants will be provided with materials, instruction and support for building and sustaining a meditation practice. There will be an at-home practice component that is essential for deriving maximum benefits from the course.
See also: Mindfulness Meditation Follow-Up Group
There is a group for you!
NOTE: All appointments are approximately 50 minutes, except where indicated
* For initial marriage and family visits, where more time is required to make accurate evaluation and treatment plans
We urge you to keep your scheduled appointments.
NOTE: Insurance does not pay for missed appointments or late cancellations.
All patients are responsible for the bills incurred. Insurance plans vary greatly and charges for clinic visits may or may not be covered.
Hall Health Center is the preferred provider for the Student Health and Insurance Plan (SHIP) and the Graduate Appointee Insurance Program. Our services are also covered by many health and insurance plans according to the contracted benefits.
Please note that SHIP will no longer be offered starting Fall Quarter of 2015. Click here for more information.
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All other patients are charged fees or co-payments for office visits and services. We will directly bill your insurance plan whenever possible.
Managed care patients are responsible for paying any co-payments as outlined in your benefits plan. Consult your benefits plan for covered and non-covered services.
For any questions related to billing or insurance matters contact our billing office.
This is a current listing of therapy and support groups offered by the Mental Health Clinic at Hall Health.
Explore common signs of anxiety and learn how to approach the anxiety in your life and situations you tend to avoid.
Have troublesome tendencies to criticize, ruminate, react or avoid? This group will help you address these behaviors.
Group leader: Meghann Gerber
Wednesdays 4:00 – 5:30 pm, starting July 9th
Thursdays 10:00 – 11:30 am, starting July 10th
Come join us to learn how to increase self-awareness, build relationship skills, manage crisis situations, and better control your emotions. Mindfulness is taught every quarter, with Distress Tolerance in the Fall, Emotion Regulation in the Winter and Interpersonal Effectiveness in the Spring.
Ask your provider for a referral to join.
The purpose of this group is to provide a safe, supportive, and affirming environment where members can share thoughts and feelings around sexual orientation.
Group leader: Ryli Webster
Wednesdays at 1:30pm, continuous/open
Mindfulness-Based Relapse Prevention is a University of Washington developed, evidence-based treatment that has been shown to be helpful for individuals who are currently in recovery for addictive behaviors.
Thursdays from 3-4:30pm
For those who are already familiar with mindfulness meditation, this follow-up group is being offered as an open, ongoing, weekly group.
Group leader: Meghann Gerber
Thursdays at 12:00pm, starting July 3rd
A therapy group for people struggling with procrastination and perfectionism. These are ongoing groups so you may join at any time during the quarter.
Group leader: Ricardo Hidalgo
Wednesdays at 4:00pm, continuous/open
Fridays at 10:00am, continuous/open
The Mental Health Clinic at Hall Health uses and effective brief treatment approach. Duration of therapy is usually six to twelve sessions with the goal of rapid stabilization. Our chief goal for is to assist you in returning to the level of functioning required to carry out your work.
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