University Student Affairs - Oregon

Counseling Services – Oregon

OptumHealth Assistance Program for Students

All Western University of Health Sciences full-time students have direct access to an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for Students through OptumHealth. Under this Employee Assistance Program for Students, you and any member of your immediate household are eligible for up to five (5) free counseling sessions for each “incident” or situation.

Counseling services may be accessed by telephone, via the web, or face-to-face. These confidential services consist of a series of tools and resources designed to help WesternU students learn new and useful techniques for dealing with stress, anxiety, depression and other common challenges.

Some of the services available include:

Legal Assistance


Landlord/Tenant conflicts

Wills/consumer issues

Free 30 minute consultation

Referral to legal specialists

Emotional Well Being

Stress and Depression

Anger Management

Family Issues

Domestic Violence

Grief and Loss

Financial Planning

Help with credit reports

Debt management


Dealing with delinquent payments



Parenting & Child Care

Becoming a parent/exploring adoption

Child care options and referrals

Parenting skills

Strategies for working parents

Substance Abuse & Recovery

Alcohol/drug abuse

Eating Disorders

Outpatient counseling

Support groups/community services

Work and School Issues



Career Planning

Performance Concerns













Visit OptumHealth’s EAP for Students website and click the “Find Out More” button.

In order to access services, you must contact OptumHealth at (800) 234-5465 before beginning any treatment.This is important because a brief initial telephone conversation will help ensure you that you obtain access to the most appropriate provider for your needs. The PBH provider network includes psychologists and other licensed clinical providers.

If you are struggling with thoughts of suicide or need to speak with a professional 24-hours a day you may call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

On-Site Counseling

For urgent concerns:

OptumHealth Counseling – Available 24/7 800-234-5465

Lonny Bevill, MA, MFT
Phone: 541-905-5423

For an appointment with our on-site counselor:

Lonny Bevill, MA, MFT
To request an appointment: Phone: 541-905-5423
Email: lonnybevillmft@aol.com

Office Location and Hours:
Twin Oaks Suite A-2 (across Mullins Drive from COMP-Northwest)
Wednesday: 12:00-7:00 p.m.



OptumHealth Disclosure Notices

EAP Group Employer Cover Letter

Timely Access to Care

Language Assistance Notice of Availability in English, Spanish and Chinese.


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