Harborview Abuse & Trauma Center provides assessment, brief counseling and support for victims and their non-offending family members. If recommended, we provide evidence based trauma specific therapy.
The initial appointment is free and is designed to address concerns, provide information and support, assess symptoms and help make a plan for the future. Counseling can be arranged after this initial visit.

To schedule an appointment contact our intake coordinator at (206) 744 1600.

*Priority for counseling services is given to the following King County residents

  • All children, teens, and young adults that are 21 years old or younger
  • Adults (over 21 y/o) who have experienced a trauma event within the past two years
  • Adults (over 21 y/o), on a case-by-case basis, who have experienced a trauma event more than two years ago

Evidence Based Treatment for Adults:
Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
Prolonged Exposure (PE)
Common Elements Treatment Approach (CETA)

Evidence Based Treatment for Children:
Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
CBT for Depression
CBT for Anxiety
CBT for Behavior Problems 
CBT for Child sexual behavioral problems. For children 10 and under

Evidence Based Parenting Interventions
Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) for children up to age 8.
Alternative’s for Families (AF-CBT) for children 8 and older.