Support and Resources for Complainants

Georgetown has resources in place to support members of the University community who have experienced or wish to report sexual misconduct, including medical care, safety assistance, confidential counseling, and Title IX interim supportive measures. Additionally, off-campus resources are available for the University community. All resources may also be found on the Sexual Misconduct Reference Guide. For GU-Q students, please use this guide

For a quick guide to University and external confidential resources, please see below or visit our “How to Get Help” guide which is a great place to start if unsure of who may assist you. For more in-depth information, please find your campus or categorization to the left. 

University Resources | Students   

Health Education Services (Main, Medical, and SCS Students)

Poulton Hall, Suite 101
1437 37th St. N.W.
To reach a confidential resource, please email the Sexual Assault Response and Prevention team at:

Counseling and Psychiatric Service (CAPS)

Main Phone: (202) 687-6985

During Business Hours: CAPS staff are available to students who are in crisis on a same-day basis. Call us at (202) 687-6985 and let our receptionist know that you are in crisis and need to speak with a clinician.

After-Hours CAPS: Please call the CAPS main office number, (202) 687-6985, on which a menu of options can direct you to our emergency consultation line.

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

Specific Counselors:

Law Center:

Dr. Lauren DePompeo, Associate Director of the Law Center, CAPS (Law Center)
(202) 661-6595 |

Sarah Stanley
Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence Liaison (SARVL)

Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q):

Georgetown in Qatar Student Wellness and Counseling Center

Urgent consultations: 5503-9044

Mahnaz Nowrozi Mousavi, Ph.D., MSCP
Director Student Wellness and Counseling Center (SWCC)
+974-4457-8330 |

Elena Lopez Khoury, Ph.D.
Student Wellness Counselor
+974-4457-8330 | 

Student Wellness and Counseling Center
First Floor, 1G09-1G19
Georgetown University, GU-Q
PO Box 23689
Doha, Qatar

University Resources | Faculty and Staff   

Faculty and Staff Assistance Program (FSAP)

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

Sandhya (Sandy) Wilhelm
EAP Counselor & Coordinator
1300-A 36th Street N.W. Washington, DC 20007
(202) 687-2396 |

External Resources

D.C. Forensic Nurse Examiners
The DC Forensic Nurse Examiners provide comprehensive care to survivors at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. To access free medical forensic exams for survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner violence and family violence, please contact the DC Victim Hotline at 1-844-4HELPDC (1-844-443-5732). You can also access a ride via Uber to MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving St, Washington, D.C.

DCFNE SANE Exam Process Overview

DCFNE Interpersonal Violence Care Overview

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.