Ann Marie T. Sullivan, M.D., Commissioner
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

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Butler Recovery and Treatment Center

Butler Promotes Partnerships in Hope and Recovery

Butler Recovery and Treatment Center is a clinic service that provides a broad range of mental health services to meet the needs of adults with a diagnosis of mental illness. Butler RTC is located in the same building as the Elmwood Wellness Center and the Self Discovery Center, providing individuals with additional resources and opportunities.


400 Forest Avenue
Butler Rehab Center, Building 51
Buffalo, NY 14213

(716) 816-2445

Central Intake Number:
(716) 816-2218


Monday: 8:00 a.m-4:30 p.m
Tuesday: 8:00 a.m-8:00 p.m
Wednesday: 8:00 a.m-4:30 p.m
Thursday: 8:00 a.m-4:30 p.m
Friday: 8:00 a.m-4:30 p.m.

Closed on holidays.

Treatment Services OffereD:
- Individual Intensive
- Psychotherapy
- Supportive Counseling
- Medication Management
- Psychiatric Evaluation
- Psychological Testing
- Group Psychotherapy (under development)
- Assistance with referrals to other needed services
Butler RTC Brochure
Butler RTC Brochure

Rehabilitation & Recovery Services offered:
- Vocational Counseling
- Health Education
- Peer Support Services

Group SChedule:
Wellness group: Thursday's at 2:00 p.m.
Clozaril group: Every other Tuesday at 9:00 a.m.
Express Yourself Art group: Friday's at 10:00 a.m.

Who will benefit:
Individuals aged 18 and over who are experiencing mental health problems and are found to have a primary psychiatric diagnosis.

Meet our Staff

Thomas Nicaise
Site Manager

Degree: Masters of Science in Counseling and Human Services, Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Areas of Clinical Interest: Solution Focused Therapy, Vocational and Career Counseling.

Dr. Linda Arzola
Douglas Conant, Ph.d
Degree: Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Adelphi University;
Postdoctoral Fellowship in Clinical Psychology, Austin Riggs Center, Stockbridge, MA
Area of Clinical Interest: Psychotherapy, Psychological Assessment, Clinical Consultation
"I consult to people recovering themselves and rebuilding their lives."
Gwendoline Lander, Ph.D,
Obot Obot
Nurse Practitioner
Katrina okperhie
Community Mental Health Nurse
journey mcdonald, LMSW
Licensed Master Social Worker

Misty Walters, LMSW
Licensed Master Social Worker

Denise Ammerman, LMSW
Licensed Master Social Worker
Amber Szafranski
Community Mental Health Nurse
Amanda Jewell
Community Mental Health Nurse
Candice o'Brien
Rehabilitation Counselor
Mary Cantwell
Office Assistant

Gloria czuprynski
Office Assistant


Butler Recovery and Treatment Center · 400 Forest Avenue Buffalo, NY 14213 · (716) 816-2445