The people listed below are professional counselors who can help with crisis intervention and counseling services, including assistance in accessing medical care, student and/or criminal judicial systems, safety planning, academic assistance, support groups, and housing relocation. All services are confidential and most are free of charge.

University Resources | Students 

Associate Director of Health Education Services for Sexual Assault Response and Prevention | Jen Schweer

Jen Schweer, M.A., LPC (Main, Medical, and SCS Students)
Poulton Hall, Suite 101-C
1437 37th St. N.W.
(202) 687-0323 | or

Staff Clinician and Sexual Assault Specialist | Jennifer Wiggins

Jennifer Wiggins, M.A. (Main, Medical Campus, and SCS Students)
Poulton Hall, Suite 101-G
1437 37th St. N.W.
(202) 687-8932 | or

Counseling and Psychiatric Service (CAPS)

Main Phone: (202) 687-6985

After hours, call (202) 444-7243 and ask for the on-call CAPS clinician

Main Campus: Ground Floor, East side of Darnall Hall
Law Center: Gewirz Center, Room L-102-G

Specific Counselors:

  • Dr. Erica Shirley, Trauma Specialist, CAPS (Main Campus)

(202) 687-6985 |

  • Dr. Laura Lokker, Staff Psychologist, CAPS (Law Center)

(202) 687-6985 |

Law Center Sexual assault and relationship violence Liaison (SARVL) | Nicole Sandoz

Nicole Sandoz, J.D.
600 New Jersey Ave., NW, Room 212
Washington DC 20001
(202) 662-9293 |

University Resources | Faculty and Staff 

Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)

Eileen W. Fenrich, PhD
1300-A 36th Street N.W. Washington, DC 20007
(202) 687-1758 |

Debra Brletic, JD, LPC
Assistant Director, Counselor at Law Center
1300-A 36th Street N.W. Washington, DC 20007
(202) 687-3055 |

Sandhya (Sandy) Wilhelm
Program Coordinator/Counseling Intern
1300-A 36th Street N.W. Washington, DC 20007
(202) 687-2396 |


External Resources

D.C. Forensic nurse examiners
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving St, Washington, D.C.
Call 24/7 to get a free Uber cab to MedStar Washington Hospital Center(1-800) 641-4028

This website and smartphone app lists all of the relevant information and resources for universities in Washington, D.C., including Georgetown University.

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)
1-800-656-HOPE (24/7 hotline)
RAINN's on-line hotline provides live, secure, anonymous crisis support for victims of sexual assault and their families.

DC Rape Crisis Center
(202) 333-RAPE (24/7 hotline)
DC Rape Crisis Center offers services that help survivors and their families heal from the aftermath of sexual violence including crisis intervention, counseling and advocacy.