MENTAL HEALTH

 

BROOKLYN COMMUNITY COUNSELING CENTER

1683 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210

718-338-4622

Mental health counseling. Accepts insurance and Medicaid. Fee charged.

 

 

BROOKLYN PARENTS ADVOCACY NETWORK

279 E 57th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11203

718-629-6299
718-629-5338 (FAX)

Information, referral, training, technical assistance and advocacy. Serves family members of individuals with physical and/or mental disabilities.

 

CHILDREN AND ADULTS WITH ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER (CHADD)

499 Northwest 70th Avenue
Suite 101 NYC Chapter
Plantation, FL 33317

954-587-3700
212-721-0007

www.chadd.org

Information, support groups, monthly magazine and quarterly newsletter on attention deficit disorder.

 

 

CRISIS INTERVENTION SERVICES
NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH

93 Worth Street
New York, NY 10013 (for Manhattan & Queens)

1-800-LIFENET

 

 

EMPLOYEE ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS

Most Federal agencies provide free counseling services to assist employees with personal, on-the-job, mental health and financial problems. Most programs offer services during normal work hours and may also be available to the employee's immediate family. Check with your agency to find out more about the types of services available.

 

Food & Drug Administration

Brooklyn – Lutheran Medical Center 718-854-1851

New Jersey – Lifeworks 201-402-1015

Immigration & Naturalization 800-275-7460

Internal Revenue Service (Man) 800-977-7631

Long Island (CASU) 800-869-0276

National Park Police 800-247-3054

New Jersey (CASU)* 201-402-1015

New York City (CASU)

 

EAP Consultants INC.* 800-869-0276

PHS EAP 800-222-0364

HOUSING URBAN DEVELOPMENT

HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES

SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

COMPTROLLER OF CURRENCY

POST OFFICE

Veterans Administration – Bronx 800-584-9000 EXT. 1726

Veterans Administration - Brooklyn 800-630-3600

Upstate (CASU)* 800-252-4555

 

*These programs are available to employees of numerous Federal agencies. Check with your Personnel or Human Resource Department to determine in which program your agency participates

 

FORDHAM TREMONT COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

2021 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10453

718-960-0300

www.fordhamtremont.org

Mental health counseling for all ages.

 

 

INSTITUTE FOR CONTEMPORARY PSYCHOTHERAPY

1 West 91 Street
New York, NY 10024

212-595-3444

Mental health counseling.

 

 

INTERNET MENTAL HEALTH

www.mentalhealth.com

On-line encyclopedia of mental health information.

 

 

JEWISH BOARD OF FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICE

120 West 27th Street
New York, NY 10019

212-582-9100 (ext. 241)

www.jbfcs.org

Free mental health and social services provided by professionals.

 

 

LONG ISLAND CONSULTATION CENTER

Rego Park, NY 11374

718-896-340097-29 64 Road

Mental health counseling, substance abuse and outpatient psychiatric care. Sliding fee scales; accepts Medicaid and other medical plans. 

 

 

MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK CITY

666 Broadway
New York, NY 10012

800-LIFENET

www.800lifenet.com

Mental health services for all ages. Non-profit organization. Free crisis intervention, referral and information services.

 

 

MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF NASSAU COUNTY

186 Clinton Street
Hempstead, NY 11550

516-489-2322

www.mhanc.org

Provides free information, referral and counseling services for all family problems and concerns.

  

 

METROPOLITAN CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH

130 West 97 Street
New York, NY 10025

212-864-7000
212-932-2103 (FAX)

Mental health counseling. Accepts all medical plans. Sliding scale based upon income.

 

 

MOBILE CRISIS UNITS: Medical team will make a home visit in case of psychiatric emergencies and evaluate for hospitalization.

MANHATTAN

212-290-3240 (Visiting Nurses)

212-740-7287 (Columbia Presbyterian)

212-238-7313 (Gouverneur Hospital)

212-939-3016/3331 (Harlem Hospital) Social Worker's Office 212-939-3330

QUEENS

718-464-7500 Ext. 3350 (Creedmor Hospital)

718-526- 8400 (Transitional Services)

718-779-1234 (Catholic Charities)

718-896-9090 (Jewish Community Services)

BROOKLYN

718-935-7284 (Interfaith Medical Center)

718-946-2600 (South Beach Psychiatric Center)

WESTCHESTER

914-285-7075 (Mobile Crisis Unit)

 

 

NAMI/NYC (NATIONAL ALLIANCE FOR THE MENTALLY ILL)

432 Park Avenue South
New York, NY 10016

212-684-FAMI

www.schizophrenia.com

Local chapter of National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI). Support groups for siblings, parents, and consumers. Monthly seminars, newsletters, advocacy, resource center and help-line.

 

 

NEW HOPE GUILD CENTER

1777 East 21 Street
Brooklyn, NY 11229 (other Brooklyn locations)

718-252-4200

Mental health counseling. Fee ranges from $30-65, depending upon income.

 

 

NEW YORK COUNSELING AND GUIDANCE SERVICES

160 West End Avenue
New York, NY 10023

212-362-1086

Mental health counseling. Fee $15-$75 per session.

 

 

 

PENINSULA COUNSELING CENTER

124 Franklin Place
Woodmere, NY 11598

516-569-6600

Provides outpatient mental health and alcoholism treatment services for children, adults and elderly. Services for residents of Nassau County.

 

 

PROJECT HELP

227 Madison Street
New York, NY 10002

212-238-7777

Helps people with mental or physical disabilities. Crisis intervention for the homeless. Also provides hospitalization services.

 

 

RIVERHEAD MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

300 Center Drive
Riverhead, NY 11901

516-852-1440
516-852-1448 (FAX)

Out-patient mental health services. Does not include drug or alcohol. All insurance accepted. Sliding scale fee for uninsured.

 

 

RIVINGTON HOUSE

Rivington Street
New York, NY 10002

212-539-621945

Residential health facility for people with AIDS. Most residents are referred by a hospital. Also provides adult health day care. Mental Health services.

 

 

SCHIZOPHRENIA HOME PAGE

www.schizophrenia.com

Information on schizophrenia for family members and consumers.

 

 

Services for the Underserved

67 Clifton Place
Brooklyn, NY 11238

718 636-5914

Mental Health Counseling

 

 

SOUNDVIEW-THROGS NECK COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

2527 Glebe Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461

718-904-4400
718-931-7307

Mental health counseling for adults and children. Accepts Medicaid and private insurance. Sliding scale fee.

 

STATEN ISLAND MENTAL HEALTH SOCIETY

718-442-2225

Mental health and related programs for people with disabilities or people who are economically disadvantaged. (Staten Island children and their families.) 

 

 

SUPPORT GROUPS—MENTAL HEALTH (no charge)

Alzheimer’s Association 212-983-0700
                                                800-272-3900

Debtor’s Anonymous 212-969-8111
                                                781-453-2743

Obsessive Compulsive Anonymous 516-741-4901

Overeaters Anonymous 212-206-7859

Recoveries Anonymous (emotional problems)   718-376-5652
                                                                                           516-261-1212

 

 

SUICIDE HOTLINE

Help Line 212-532-2400 (9am-5pm)

Samaritans of New York 212-673-3000 (24 Hours)