Admissions & Aid
0203 James Hall
Brooklyn, NY 11210
All suicide threats or implied threats should be taken seriously. Bring the student to Personal Counseling (0203 James Hall, 718.951.5363); if Personal Counseling is not open, refer the student to a suicide prevention hotline 988 or any hospital emergency room.
Your safety and well-being is our most important concern. Because we are available only during specific business hours, we want you to know who you can call and where you can go for assistance at anytime (24 hours per day, seven days per week) in case you need help unexpectedly.
Call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room if you believe that you may be in danger of harming yourself or anyone else, or call campus security for immediate assistance: 718.951.5444 (24-hour).
Bellevue Medical Center
First Avenue and East 27th Street
C and D Building, second Floor
New York, NY
Hours: Mondays–Fridays: 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
Fee to be determined at time of appointment; will accept people with no funds.
Brookdale Hospital Emergency Room and Walk-in Assessment
Linden Boulevard and Rockaway Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11212
Catholic Charities/Flatlands Guidance Center
2000 Flatbush Avenue
Hours: 11 a.m.-12 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays
Contact: Fred Aiese, CSW/In-take Department
Accepts Medicaid and Medicare, HIP and most insurance. Sliding scale based on income. Fees range from $25 to $90; first three sessions $40 each.
Coney Island Hospital Emergency Room
2601 Ocean Parkway
Kings County Hospital Emergency Room and Comprehensive Psychiatric Evaluations
451 Clarkson Avenue
Long Island Jewish Medical Center – Northwell Health Zucker Hillside Hospital
75-59 263rd Street
Glen Oaks, Queens
Hours: Mondays–Fridays, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Fee: Accepts Medicaid, Medicare and many types of insurance. If no coverage, evaluation is $37.
New York Hospital–Cornell Medical Center
525 East 68th Street
New York, NY 10065
910 Ninth Avenue
New York, NY
Hours: Mondays and Wednesdays, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 a.m.–8 p.m.
Fees range from $30 to $185, depending on income. Accepts Medicaid and Managed Care. HMOs by referral.
SUNY Health Science Center, Psychiatry Department
450 Clarkson Avenue, third floor, room A3-474
Contact: Michael Berzofsky, Ph.D.
Individual psychotherapy. Fees based on a sliding scale ($1 minimum); psychiatric consults $75.
Anxiety Disorders Association of America
8701 Georgia Avenue, Suite #412
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Information on treatment, self-help groups, and publications
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
55 E Jackson BLVD, Suite 490
Chicago, IL 60604
Offers educational materials and support. Depression Awareness, Recognition, Treatment (DART) Program
National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI), New York
307 W. 38th St., 8th floor
New York, NY 10018
National Mental Health Association
New York office: 212.254.0333
New York State Psychological Association
Referrals to psychologists in private practice in New York State.