OHSU Avel Gordly Center for Healing

The Avel Gordly Center adminsitration and staff will provide a meaningful opportunity for students to meet UNST goals and course objectives.  AGC will co-ordinate, monitor, and assist students to facilitate a productive skill development experience.  AGC  will support the skill development experience through contact with the African American leadership, the African American communities, African American mental health professionals, and grant making experts and resources and provide a fair and thorough assessment of each student's participation in the stigma reduction campaign currently underway.

The OHSU Avel Gordly Center for Healing is a multicultural, adult outpatient treatment clinic providing the following services:

  • Individual therapy
  • Group therapy Marital, couples and family therapy
  • Psychiatric evaluation
  • Medication management
  • Risk reduction training and education
  • Coordination of care with the primary care physician
  • Mental Health
  • Substance Abuse
  • Gambling Treatment

In addition to the services listed above, they offer culturally-specific Afrocentric services for clients identifying with African and African-American culture. We also offer culturally-specific services for clients identifying with Southeast Asian cultures.

They treat the following array of concerns:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Panic disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Bipolar and psychotic disorders
  • Adjustment to chronic medical problems
  • Substance abuse/dependence
  • Gambling

The clinical staff (counselors, psychiatrists and a clinical psychologist) are professionally trained and qualified to provide care for all areas because people often need to cope with a combination of problems.

(503) 494-4745