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National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7): 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Crisis Text Line (24/7): Text START to 741-741
Mental Health Association of the Southern Tier Peer Warm Line (24/7): (607) 240-7291
The TrevorLifeLine: 1-866-488-7386
The HOPE App – Suicide Prevention Education & Awareness Kit on iTunes: Free and easy to use resource that provides the user with information on warning signs, what to say, as well as information on local resources. Throughout the app the user can instantly call the national suicide prevention lifeline as well. The HOPE app is to be used in conjunction with mental health treatment and should not serve as a substitute for working with a mental health professional.
CPEP: Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program: 607-762-2302
24/7 Emergency Support at UHS Binghamton General Hospital
Adolescent Crisis Respite Program
contact: Emina Mujic, LCSW-R, at 607-763-4609 or Emina.Mujic@omh.ny.gov
Crisis admissions in-patient program requires adolescents to be able to manage themselves safely in an outpatient setting, without evidence of suicidal intent or plan. Adolescents who are not at risk of imminent danger to themselves or others are eligible. The goal of the ACR is to assist adolescents and their families in resolving crisis situations and averting the need for hospitalizations or placement outside the home. Services provided include supervised living arrangements; reinforcement of treatment goals and objectives; crisis intervention; linkages to community mental health services; collaboration with established treatment providers; recreational activities and outings.
Greater Binghamton Health Center Child and Adolescent Services. 607- 773-4187
The Center offers inpatient and outpatient care to both children and adolescents (5-17 years old). The service includes consultation and assessment, counseling and therapy, crisis/ planned respite residential and intensive Day Treatment. Our Day Treatment Program is supplemented by an academic program with psycho-educational groups, skill development, social/recreational, and community exposure programs.
Counseling Agencies with multiple practitioners
Associates of Psychotherapy Endicott, NY
Catholic Charities, Family & Individual Counseling Broome County
The Center for Psychological Services, Apalachin NY
Family & Children’s Society Binghamton and Owego
UHS Psychiatric Services.
Includes Crisis Center and Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP), links for area hospitals, and list of providers.
Vestal Therapy Associates – 607-768-8879
1040 Vestal Parkway East
Vestal, NY 13850
Janet Garbarini – 607-759-8887
14 Leroy Street
Binghamton, NY 13905
Patricia S. Jordan LCSW-R, Peaceful Pathways Counseling
Kimberly Keuter, LCSW-R, (607) 206-8262
38-42 Front St
Binghamton, New York 13905-4712
Jodi Lowry, LCSW-R, ACSW, (607) 786-8717
Suite E, Inc.
231 Main St Ste 1 Vestal, NY 13850
Doris B Pereske, MSW, CSW, 607-772-1766
46 Riverside Dr.
Binghamton, NY 13905
Debra Saltzman, MSW, CSW,
265 Main St, Binghamton, NY 13905
SAMHSA Helpline – 800-662-HELP (4357)
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration offers ‘a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.’
Single Point of Access – 607-778-1102, email@example.com
Broome County Mental Health Department (BCMHD) operates Single Point of Access (SPOA) for both Adults and Children & Youth. SPOA provides timely access to services to support individuals living with Serious Mental Illness (SMI) and Serious Emotional Disturbances (SED).
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