University of Vermont

Department of Psychological Sciences

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Vermont Psychological Services
(formerly the Behavior Therapy and Psychotherapy Center)

If immediate assistance is needed:

For individuals aged 18-years-old and above: Adult Crisis 802-488-7777

For children or adolescents: First Call 802-488-7777

If this is an EMERGENCY:

Our first priority is your safety and sense of wellbeing.

If you or someone you know is having a life threatening medical or mental health emergency, CALL 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. If you are in Burlington, this is at the University of Vermont Medical Center Emergency Room at 111 Colchester Avenue in Burlington (just North of Converse Hall).

For more information, please contact:

University of Vermont
Department of Psychological Sciences
Vermont Psychological Services
2 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, Vermont 05405
Telephone: 802-656-2661
Fax: 802-656-3485
Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Accessibility and Parking

The BTPC is handicap accessible and parking is available

Directions from Interstate 89
  • Get off on exit 14W, the exit ramp will put you directly onto Main Street (Rt. 2) heading west.
  • Stay on Main Street for 1.1 miles, you will go up a hill and through several sets of lights.
  • When you get to the top of the hill and start going down, get in the far right lane and turn right onto Prospect Street.
  • Go past the UVM green (the park on the right) until you get to the intersection of Pearl and Prospect (2nd light). You will see John Dewey Hall across the street to the right. It is a large red brick building with columns in front.
  • Go through the traffic light, crossing Pearl Street, and turn right into the parking lot behind John Dewey Hall.
  • Enter through the back door and follow signs to the Behavior Therapy Center. Notify the secretary that you have arrived, and she will give you a parking permit to put on your rear-view mirror.
Directions from Lake Champlain Ferry
  • Go to Main Street (Rt. 2) which goes east up the hill from the lake.
  • Continue up Main Street hill until you get to Willard Street (Rt. 7) and turn left onto it.
  • Go a few blocks on Willard then turn right onto Pearl Street. Go up the hill to Prospect Street.
  • Turn left onto Prospect Street, and then turn immediately right into the parking lot behind John Dewey Hall. It is a large red brick building with columns in front.
  • Enter through the back door and follow signs to the Behavior Therapy Center. Notify the secretary that you have arrived, and she will give you a parking permit to put on your rear-view mirror.
Directions from Route 7
  • Follow Route 7 North all the way until it turns into Willard Street and goes up the hill.
  • Continue on this street until you get to Pearl Street, and turn right.
  • Go a few blocks on Willard then turn right onto Pearl Street. Go up the hill to Prospect Street.
  • Turn left onto Prospect Street, and then turn immediately right into the parking lot behind John Dewey Hall. It is a large red brick building with columns in front.
  • Enter through the back door and follow signs to the Behavior Therapy Center. Notify the secretary that you have arrived, and she will give you a parking permit to put on your rear-view mirror.

Last modified May 22 2017 02:24 PM