Gender Violence Resources

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Confidential Resources

Counseling & Psychological Services

Shamell Brandon, Staff Psychologist
Amanda Peterson, Staff Psychologist
Location:  Johnson Hall, 4th Floor
Phone:  (610) 758-3880


Chaplain’s Office

Dr. Lloyd Steffen, University Chaplain
Location:  Dialogue Center
Phone:  (610) 758-3877


Reporting Options

Lehigh University Police Department

David Kokinda, Sergeant
Location:  321 East Packer Avenue
Phone:  (610) 758-4200


Equal Opportunity Compliance Coordinator/Title IX Coordinator

Karen Salvemini
Location:  Alumni Memorial Building, Room 105
Phone: (610) 758-3535


University Resources

Gender Violence Education and Support

Brooke DeSipio, Assistant Dean and Director
Location:  University Center, Room C109
Phone:  (610) 758-1303


Gender Violence Support Advocates

Clara Buie
Kathleen Dugan
Location:  University Center, Room C109
24/7 Hotline:  (610) 758-4763


Dean of Students

Lori McClaind, Associate Dean, Academic Life and Student Transitions
Location:  Williams Hall – Suite 390
Phone:  (610) 758-4159


Student Conduct & Community Expectations

Christopher Mulvihill, Associate Dean
Location:  Williams Hall – Suite 320
Phone:  (610) 758-4632


Health & Wellness Center

Location:  Johnson Hall, 3rd Floor
Phone:  (610) 758-3870



Graduate Student Life

Kathleen Hutnik, Associate Dean and Director
Location:  217 W. Packer Avenue
Phone:  (610) 758-4722


Community Resources

Lehigh Valley Health Network

Barbara Fadale, RN, SAFE (Sexual Assault Forensic Examiner)
Michele Rice, BSN, RN, Director Patient Care Services ED 17th, SAFE Program
Location:  Cedar Crest Boulevard
Phone:  (610) 402-2273


Crime Victims Council of the Lehigh Valley

Emily Rieser, Supervisor of Community Outreach and Educational Programming
Location:  2132 S. 12th Street, Suite 101, Allentown, PA  18103

Bethlehem Office: 65 E. Elizabeth Avenue, Suite 208, Bethlehem, PA 18018
Phone:  (610) 437-6610
24/7 Hotline:  (610) 437-6611


Turning Point of Lehigh Valley

Rachel Farrow, Outreach Educator
Location:  444 E. Susquehanna Street, Allentown PA  18103
Phone:  (610) 797-0530
24/7 Hotline:  (610) 437-3369


Bethlehem Police Department

From University phone:  9-911
Non University phone: 911

Lehigh Valley Hospital Muhlenberg

2545 Schoenersville Rd
Bethlehem, PA, 18017
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St. Luke's University Hospital - Bethlehem

801 Ostrum Street
Bethlehem, PA 18015
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State Resources:

Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape


Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence

TTY: 1-800-553-2508

National Resources:

National Sexual Violence Resource Center

717-909-0715 TTY

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

TTY 1-800-787-3224

Stalking Resource Center

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network