If this is a mental health crisis,
please call the King County Crisis Clinic at 206-461-3222.
Lake Washington Institute of Technology offers appointments to currently enrolled students with a professional counselor for free, short-term personal counseling (up to twelve sessions). Community resources, advocacy and referrals can also be accessed by emailing LWTech's counselor.
LWTech's on-site counselor is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and is here to help with any problems that may arise, school-related or personal.
To schedule an appointment, please call Student Development and Retention Services at 425-739-8300.
Campus Mental Health: Know Your Rights
The Campus Mental Health guide explains treatment options and legal protections available to students who want to seek help for mental illness or emotional disorders.
If you would like to know more about your rights and responsibilities as a client and how the counselor practices, please review the Informed Consent form.
Behavioral Intervention Team
In support of the college safety plan, the Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT) uses collaboration, information collection, risk assessment, and intervention to create a safe campus community. Based upon reports of student behavior, the BIT plans preventive strategies and interventions to assist students, faculty, and staff in supporting students who may be at risk.