Problem Gambling Services

Do you think gambling may be creating problems for you or someone you care about? We understand…and we can help.


When gambling is a problem, Lewis & Clark Problem Gambling Services can provide high-quality counseling to support affected individuals, couples, and families.

We work with you to create a plan that will help you look at how gambling may be affecting your life—and the lives of those around you—and to help you evaluate your options to create the change you want.

Call us at (503) 768-6325

UPDATE: November 7th 2022

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Lewis & Clark Problem Gambling Services has suspended all in-person sessions and will resume via Telehealth or Telephone counseling. We are currently accepting new clients.

Please make sure to leave a voicemail if you are trying to reach us (503) 768-6325. We will call you back from a blocked number so please make sure you have adjusted the settings on your phone so you can accept our calls. Otherwise, you can email us at

If you are a student at Lewis & Clark and are interested in a volunteer or graduate assistant position, please contact the director at

Call 503-768-6325 for free, confidential problem gambling counseling at our clinic near downtown Portland.

The statewide problem gambling hotline is available 24 hours a day. It’s free and confidential.

1-877-695-4648 (MY-LIMIT)

  • In addition to providing counseling, we aim to reduce the harm caused by problem gambling through research, professional education, and outreach.
  • We are dedicated to supporting social equity by providing easily-accessible and culturally-sensitive counseling services.
  • We are committed to advocacy that addresses the costs of problem gambling to individuals, families, and to our larger community.
  • We recognize that problem gambling affects us all—and that we can all be part of the solution. 


If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, you can call Multnomah County Mental Health Crisis Line at 503-988-4888. The crisis line is available 24/7 for mental health and addictions services.
Crisis line numbers for other counties in the Portland area can be found here.