Capital District Psychiatric Center
75 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208-3474
Main: (518) 549-6000
Crisis: (518) 549-6500
Child and Adolescent Services: (518) 549-6929
Fax: (518) 549-6804
About Capital District Psychiatric Center (CDPC)
CDPC provides inpatient psychiatric treatment and rehabilitation to patients who have been diagnosed with serious and persistent mental illnesses and for whom brief or short-term treatment in a community hospital mental health unit has been unable to provide symptom stability. CDPC has outpatient treatment services for children, adolescents, and adults. CDPC also operates three adult community residences. Located in Albany, New York, CDPC is in the center of the service area and is within an hour's drive of the counties served.
CDPC employs a model of psychiatric rehabilitation that encompasses both program-based treatment and centralized skill-building groups to ameliorate symptoms, develop self-esteem, and create successful experiences for our patients. This philosophy of care, we believe, improves client outcomes and encourages individuals to develop independence.
CDPC covers a nine-county service area in Upstate New York. The counties served include: Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady, Saratoga, Warren, Washington, Schoharie, Columbia and Greene.
Age Groups Served
|Inpatient treatment programs||Ages 18 and over|
| Adult outpatient clinics
located in Albany and Schenectady)
|Ages 18 and over|
|Adult Community residences||Ages 18 and over|
|Child and Adolescent outpatient program||Up to the age of 18|
Comments or questions about the information on this page can be directed to the Capital District Psychiatric Center Help.