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Appendix D
New York State Office of Mental Health Organization, Structure and Facilities

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This Appendix contains contact information on the OMH Field Offices, State Operated Facilities and Forensic Services Facilities.

Central Office
The Central Office of the New York State Office of Mental Health is located at: 44Holland Avenue, Albany, NY, 12229.

The State is administratively organized into five mental health regions: Western, Central, Hudson River, Long Island and New York City.

Field Offices

Western New York

Counties in region:

Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates.

Field Office Location:

Western New York Field Office
Thomas Wallace, CSW, Director
737 Delaware Avenue, Suite 200
Buffalo, New York 14209
Telephone: (716) 885-4219
Fax: (716) 885-4096

Facilities

The State-operated psychiatric centers serving the Western New York Region andtheir specific geographic service areas are:

Buffalo Psychiatric Center provides inpatient, outpatient, residential, vocational,and wellness services.

Area served:

Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie andNiagara.

Age groups served: Adults

Buffalo Psychiatric Center
400 Forest Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14221
Telephone: (716) 885-2261
Fax: (716) 885-4852

Elmira Psychiatric Center provides inpatient and community centered adult and children’s psychiatric services.

Area served:

Adult: Allegany, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Seneca, Yates, Tioga*, Tompkins*, Ontario*, Wayne* (*outpatient only) Children & families: Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Yates, Seneca, Wayne, Tioga, Tompkins, Ontario, Allegany* (*outpatient only)

Age groups served:

Children, adolescents, adults (17½ to 65), geriatric

Elmira Psychiatric Center
100 Washington Street
Elmira, NY 14902-1527
Telephone: (607) 737-4711
Fax: (607) 737-9080

Rochester Psychiatric Center provides inpatient treatment including psychiatric care in a secure setting for forensic population.

Area served:

Children and youth: Livingston and Monroe counties Forensic patients: Western and Central NY

Age groups/area served:

Adults (age 18 to 64), geriatric patients (age 65 andolder), children and youth patients (age 12 to 17), forensic population (age 16 and older).

Rochester Psychiatric Center
1111 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620-3972
Telephone: (716) 473-3230
Fax: (716) 473-3183

Western NY Children’s Psychiatric Center provides inpatient treatment, family support services and outpatient services including day treatment, clinic treatment, intensive case management, and mobile mental health consultation services.

Area served:

Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans, Wyoming

Age groups served: Ages 4–18

Western NY Children’s Psychiatric Center
1010 East & West Road
West Seneca, NY 14224-3699
Telephone: (716) 674-6300
Fax: (716) 675-6455

Central New York

Counties in region:

Broome, Cayuga, Chenango, Clinton, Cortland, Delaware, Essex, Fulton, Franklin, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Madison, Montgomery, Lewis, Oneida, Onondaga, Oswego, Otsego and St. Lawrence.

Field Office Location:

Central New York Field Office
Jeannie Straussman, Director
545 Cedar Street
Syracuse, New York 13210-2319
Telephone: (315) 472-2093
Fax: (315) 472-5279

Facilities

The State-operated psychiatric centers serving the Central New York Region and their specific geographic service areas are:

Binghamton Psychiatric Center provides inpatient and outpatient services.

Area served:

Broome, Chenango, Delaware, Otsego, Tioga, Tompkins

Age groups served:

Inpatient: Adults ages 18 and older
Outpatient: Adults ages 18 and older, and youth to age 18.

Binghamton Psychiatric Center
425 Robinson Street
Binghamton, NY 13901-4199
Telephone: (607) 724-1391
Fax: (607) 773-4387

Hutchings Psychiatric Center provides inpatient and outpatient services.

Area served:

Adult: Onondaga, Cayuga, Cortland, Madison and Oswego counties
Children/adolescents (under 18): Onondaga, Cayuga, Cortland, Madison, Oswego and Broome counties

Age groups served:

Adults: inpatient services, outpatient, residential, social rehabilitation and vocational rehabilitation services. Children/adolescents (under 18): 16 beds, 80 outpatient

Mohawk Valley Psychiatric Center provides inpatient and outpatient services to adults, children and adolescents.

Area served:

Adult Inpatient and Outpatient: Oneida, Herkimer, Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton Counties. (Adult inpatient services are accessed through each county’s crisis emergency service(s) or pursuant to a transfer from another inpatient facility.) Children/adolescents (under 18): Oneida, Herkimer, Fulton, Montgomery, Hamilton, Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady, Schoharie, Warren, Washington, Saratoga, Columbia, Greene, Otsego, Delaware and Chenango Counties. (Children & Adolescent inpatient services are accessed through each county’s crisis emergency service(s) or pursuant to a transfer from another inpatient facility.) Children & Adolescent Outpatient: Oneida and Herkimer Counties.

Age groups served:

Adults (18 years of age and older)
Children & Adolescents (5–17 years of age)

Mohawk Valley Psychiatric Center
New York State Office of Mental Health
1400 Noyes at York
Utica, NY 13502-3802
Telephone: (315) 797-6800
Fax: (315) 738-4412

St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center provides residential and outpatient services

Area served:

St. Lawrence, Jefferson, Franklin, Essex, Lewis and Clinton

Age groups served:

Children (up to age 18) and adults

St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center
1 Chimney Point Drive
Ogdensburg, NY 13669-2291
Telephone: (315) 393-3000
Fax: (315) 393-0041

Hudson River

Counties in region:

Albany, Columbia, Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester.

Field Office Location:

Hudson River Field Office
James Regan, Ph.D., Director
4 Jefferson Plaza
Poughkeepsie, New York 12601
Telephone: (845) 454-8229
Fax: (845) 454-8218

Facilities

The State-operated psychiatric centers serving the Hudson River Region and their specific geographic service areas are:

Capital District Psychiatric Center provides inpatient, outpatient, adult residential, adolescent crisis residential, and three adolescent day-treatment programs.

Area served:

Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady, Saratoga, Warren, Washington, Schoharie, Columbia and Greene.

Age groups served:

Inpatient treatment programs, ages 18 and over Adult outpatient clinics (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 Adolescent crisis residence, ages 12–17 Adolescent day treatment programs, ages12–17

Capital District Psychiatric Center
75 New Scotland Avenue
Albany, NY 12208-3474
Telephone: (518) 447-9611
Fax: (518) 434-0041

Middletown Psychiatric Center provides inpatient, outpatient and residential services.

Area served: Orange and Sullivan Counties

Age groups served: 18 and up

Middletown Psychiatric Center
122 Dorothea Dix Drive
Middletown, NY 10940-6198
Telephone: (914) 342-5511
Fax: (914) 342-4975

Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center provides inpatient, outpatient, day treatment, intensive day treatment and intensive case management services for children and adolescents.

Area served:

Rockland, Orange, Sullivan, Ulster, Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess

Age groups served:

Inpatient: ages 11 to 18
Outpatient, day treatment, intensive day treatment and intensive case management programs: ages 5 to 18

Rockland Children’s Psychiatric Center
2 First Avenue
Orangeburg, NY 10962-1199
Telephone: (914) 359-7400
Fax: (914) 359-7461

Rockland Psychiatric Center provides inpatient treatment, supportive residential care and varying levels of community-based mental health services, and a specialized statewide service for people who are deaf and mentally ill.

Area served:

Rockland, Westchester and parts of Manhattan

Age groups served: 18 and up

Rockland Psychiatric Center
140 Old Orangeburg Road
Orangeburg, NY 10962-1196
Telephone: (914) 359-1000
Fax: (914) 359-1744

Long Island

Counties in region:

Nassau and Suffolk

Field Office Location:

Long Island Field Office
William Schmelter, Ph.D., Director
Pilgrim Psychiatric Center
Building 72-2
998 Crooked Hill Road
West Brentwood, NY 11717-1087
Telephone: (631) 761-2508
Fax: (631) 761-2820

Facilities

The State-operated psychiatric centers serving the Long Island Region and their specific geographic service areas are:

Pilgrim Psychiatric Center provides inpatient and outpatient treatment for adults.

Area served: Nassau and Suffolk Counties.

Age groups served: 18 through adult

Pilgrim Psychiatric Center
998 Crooked Hill Road
West Brentwood, NY 11717-1087
Telephone: (631) 761-3500
Fax: (631) 761-2600

Sagamore Children’s Psychiatric Center provides programs for children and their families including inpatient hospitalization, day hospitalization, day treatment, outpatient clinic treatment, home care, mobile mental health team crisis services, information and referral, and community consultation and training.

Area served:

Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island Age groups served: Children between the ages of 8 and 18.

Sagamore Children’s Psychiatric Center
197 Half Hollow Road
Dix Hills, NY 11746
Telephone: (631) 673-7700
Fax: (631) 673-7770

New York City

Counties in region:

Bronx, Kings, New York, Queens and Richmond

Field Office Location:

New York City Field Office
Joseph Lazar, Director
330 5th Avenue – 9th Floor
NY, NY 10001
Telephone: (212) 330-1650
Fax: (212) 330-6359

Facilities

The State-operated psychiatric centers serving the New York City Region and their specific geographic service areas are:

Bronx Children’s Psychiatric Center provides inpatient services, emergency services, community day treatment and intensive case management. Crisis Intervention services are located at Jacobi Hospital Psychiatric Emergency Room.

Area served:

Bronx and Upper Manhattan

Age groups served:

Children and adolescents up to age 18

Bronx Children’s Psychiatric Center
1000 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2799
Telephone: (718) 239-3600
Fax: (718) 239-3669

Bronx Psychiatric Center provides inpatient and outpatient services including transition living residence, clinic, day treatment, drop-in center, family care program, and intensive case management.

Area served: Bronx County

Age groups served: 18 and up

Bronx Psychiatric Center
1500 Waters Place
Bronx, NY 10461-2796
Telephone: (718) 931-0600
Fax: (718) 597-8015

Creedmoor Psychiatric Center provides inpatient, outpatient and residential services.

Area served:

Queens (all of New York City for the specialty programs)

Age groups served: Adults 18 and over.

Creedmoor Psychiatric Center
80–45 Winchester Boulevard
Queens Village, NY 11427-2199
Telephone: (718) 464-7500
Fax: (718) 264-3636

Kingsboro Psychiatric Center provides inpatient, outpatient and residential services.

Area served: Kings County (Brooklyn)

Age groups served: Adults aged 18 and older.

Kingsboro Psychiatric Center
681 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11203-2199
Telephone: (718) 221-7700
Fax: (718) 221-7206

Manhattan Psychiatric Center provides inpatient, outpatient and residential treatment for adults.

Age groups served: 18 years and older

Manhattan Psychiatric Center
Wards Island
New York, NY 10035-6098
Telephone: (212) 369-0500
Fax: (212) 831-3616

Queens Children’s Psychiatric Center provides inpatient hospitalization, day treatment, outpatient services, intensive case management, homemaker services and community education services for children.

Area served:

New York City Boroughs of Queens and Manhattan

Age groups served: Ages 5 to 18 years old.

Queens Children’s Psychiatric Center
74-03 Commonwealth Boulevard
Bellerose, NY 11426-1890
Telephone: (718) 464-2900
Fax: (718) 740-4536

Research Facilities

The Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research (NKI) is a facility of the New York State Office of Mental Health that has earned a national and international reputation for its pioneering contributions in psychiatric research, especially in the areas of psychopharmacological treatments for schizophrenia and major mood disorders, and in the application of computer technology to mental health services. Since 1952, interdisciplinary teams of NKI scientists have applied their talents and expertise to study the etiology, treatment, prevention, and rehabilitation of severe and persistent mental illnesses.

The Nathan S. Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research
140 Old Orangeburg Road
Orangeburg, New York 10962
Telephone: (845) 398-5500
Fax: (845) 398-5510

The New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYPI) is a world-renowned research center which is in the forefront of basic clinical and psychiatric research, education, and treatment. At present, NYPI receives more support from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) that any other psychiatric research facility in the country. Although recipient care if provided at NYPI, the recipients in research inpatient and outpatient settings are participants in approved research protocols and no third-party reimbursement (Medicaid) is sought.

New York State Psychiatric Institute
1051 Riverside Drive
New York, NY 10032-2695
Telephone: (212) 543-5000
Fax: (212) 543-5200

Forensic Services Facilities

Facilities Serving Sentenced Individuals:

The Central New York Psychiatric Center (CNYPC) provides treatment to persons incarcerated in the New York State and county correctional system. CNYPC consists of a 210 bed maximum security inpatient facility located in Marcy, NY. CNYPC is the only state facility where male and female patients may be involuntarily hospitalized pursuant to Section 402 of the NYS Corrections Law.

The inpatient facility also includes the discrete Northeast Central Regional Forensic Unit which provides inpatient services for pre-trial detainees from 25 upstate county jails including evaluations for competency to stand trial and commitment under Section 508 of the NYS Corrections Law.

CNYPC’s “outpatient component” consists of a statewide network of mental health units located in designated NYS Department of Correctional Services (DOCS) facilities. There are a total of 23 outpatient clinics with 12 full Satellite Units providing a total of 154 crisis beds, 534 Intermediate Care Program beds, and clinic services to approximately 7,500 inmate/patients of the DOCS 70,000 inmate population.

Central New York Psychiatric Center
P.O. Box 300
Marcy, NY 13404-0300
Phone: (315) 736-8271
Fax: (315) 768-7210

Facilities Serving Non-Sentenced Individuals

The following forensic facilities serve non-sentenced individuals committed to OMH custody pursuant to Sections 730 and 330.20 of the Criminal Procedure Law, and Part 57 of Title 14 NYCRR.

Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center
600 East 125th Street
Wards Island, NY 10035
Phone: (212) 427-9003
Fax: (212) 427-5484

Capacity:

140 Male
24 Female
164 Total

Types of Admissions:

CPL §330.20 Inpatient Examination
CPL §330.20 Order of Commitment
CPL §330.30 Recommitment Order
CPL §330.20 Temporary Order of Observation
CPL §730.40 Final Order of Observation
CPL §730.50 Order of Commitment
Title 14 NYCRR, Part 57 Transfers

Area served: Statewide

Mid-Hudson Forensic Psychiatric Center
Box 158, Route 17-M
New Hampton, NY 10958
Phone: (845) 374-3171
Fax: (845) 374-3961

Capacity:

233 Male
36 Female
269 Total

Types of Admissions:

CPL §330.20 Inpatient Examination
CPL §330.20 Order of Commitment
CPL §330.30 Recommitment Order
CPL §330.20 Temporary Order of Observation
CPL §730.40 Final Order of Observation
CPL §730.50 Order of Commitment
Title 14 NYCRR, Part 57 Transfers

Area served: Statewide

Regional Forensic Units

Regional Forensic Units, located on the grounds of State-operated sychiatric facilities, have responsibility for providing evaluative and treatment services to individuals committed pursuant to Sections 730 and 330.20 of the Criminal Procedure Law, as well as non-sentenced individuals from local correctional institutions committed pursuant to Section 508 of the Correction Law.

Northeast Central Regional Forensic Unit
Central New York Psychiatric Center
P.O. Box 300
Marcy, NY 13404-0300
Phone: (315) 736-8271
Fax: (315) 768-7210

Capacity:

15 Male
2 Female
17 Total

Types of Admissions:

Correction Law §508
CPL §730.40 Temporary Order of Observation
CPL§ 730.50 Order of Commitment

Counties served:

Albany, Greene, Onondaga, Schoharie, Clinton, Hamilton, Orange, St. Lawrence, Columbia, Herkimer, Otsego, Sullivan, Delaware, Jefferson, Putnam, Ulster, Dutchess, Lewis, Rensselaer, Warren, Essex, Madison, Rockland, Washington, Franklin, Montgomery, Saratoga, Westchester, Fulton, Oneida, and Schenectady

Rochester Regional Forensic Unit
Rochester Psychiatric Center
1111 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
Phone: (716) 473-3230
Fax: (716) 473-4485

Capacity:

50 Male
5 Female
55 Total

Types of Admissions:

CPL §330.20 Inpatient Examination
CPL §330.20 Order of Commitment
CPL §330.20 Recommitment Order
CPL §730.40 Temporary Order of Observation
CPL §730.40 Final Order of Observation
CPL §730.50 Order of Commitment
Correction Law §508

Counties served:

Monroe, Livingston, Wayne, Ontario, Seneca, Yates, Schuyler, Chemung, and Steuben