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Western NY Referral Sites

LOCATION ORGANIZATION DESCRIPTION INITIAL CONTACT PERSON ADDRESS PHONE FAX LINK
 
Rochester Core Site - University of Rochester Medical Center

Rochester Core Site

School of Nursing

Jennifer Dry De Santo MS Ed
WNYCCCED Case Manager
Jennifer_dry-desanto@urmc.rochester.edu

Michelle Morales
WNYCCCED  Parent Peer Mentor
Michelle_Morales@urmc.rochester.edu

University of Rochester
601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14642
Phone: (585) 276-6102
 
Rochester Core Site


Level of Care
Golisano Children's Hospital The Child and Adolescent Eating Disorders Program


Outpatient, Inpatient
Intake Coordinator CAEDP Golisano's Children's Hospital
Box 690
601 Elmwood Ave
Rochester, NY 14642
Phone: 585-275-2964
Fax: 585-242-9733
Link
Rochester Affiliate Site






Level of Care
The Healing Connection, Inc.
The intensive outpatient program operates 3 hours per day 3 days per week. We offer a supportive, structured environment that addresses eating disorder symptoms, normalizes eating, stabilizes weight, and improves self-esteem, coping , and relapse prevention skills. This level of care may be appropriate for patients seeking a step-down from partial hospitalization, intensive hospital, or residential treatment, or for patients seeking a step-up from outpatient group or individual therapy.

Partial Hospitalization
Intensive Outpatient Program
Tammie Hills, Office Manager/Intake Coordinator Fairport Office Centre
1387 Fairport Road, Suite 1000D
Fairport, NY (585) 641-0281
Link 

Other Western NY Resources for Eating Disorders Treatment

Binghamton



Level of Care
Wilson Family Practice Residency At United Health Services Hospitals,
Outpatient
Nancy Avery, LMHC
WNYCCCED Case Manager
Wilson Family Practice Residency Program
Coordinator, Behavioral Science
40 Arch St.
Johnson City NY 13790
(w) 607-763-5090
Fax: 607-763-5415
Link
Buffalo

Level of Care
Behavioral Health Care Network of Doctors
Outpatient
www.behavioralhealthcarenetwork.org Behavioral Health Care Network PO Box 543, Williamsville, NY 14231
Phone: 716-633-9100
Fax: 866-352-3385
Link
Buffalo



Level of Care
Women's and Children's Hospital, Division of Adolescent Medicine

Inpatient, Outpatient
Courtney Klein Intake Appointments* Women's and Children's Hospital
140 Hodge Ave Suite 2B
Outpatient Specialty Building
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone:716-878-7015 Or 716-878-1081
Fax: 716-878-1152
Phone: 716-878-7807
Link
Syracuse


Level of Care
Centre Syracuse, LLC Adolescent and Adult Eating Disorder
Partial Hospitalization
Sandy Wright

SWright@phcny.com
Centre Syracuse 3300 James Street
Syracuse, NY 13206
Phone: 315.671.2202
Fax: 315.671.2203
Link
Syracuse

Level of Care
Psychological HealthCare P.L.L.C.
Outpatient
Intake Coordinator Team
Nicole Moss, nmoss@phcny.com

John H. Wohlers, Ph.D., Eating Disorder Specialist JWohlers@phcny.com
Psychological HealthCare P.L.L.C. Syracuse/Eastwood Office 3300 James Street Syracuse, NY 13206 Phone: 315-656-0181 Fax: 315-656-6871 Link
Buffalo



Level of Care
Buffalo Centre, LLC Adolescent and Adult Eating Disorder

Partial Hospitalization
  Buffalo Centre 95 John Muir Drive
Suite 104 Amherst, NY 14228
Phone: 716-276-6939
Fax: 716-276-6943
 
Northern New York


Level of Care
Transitional Living Services of Northern New York

Outpatient
Alicia Ruperd
Intake Coordinator
Lewis County SPOA/SPOE Coordinator
Eating Disorders Case Manager
aruperd@tlsnny.com
Transitional Living Services of Northern New York
482 Black River Parkway
Watertown, New York 13601
Phone: (315) 782-1777 ext. 1035
Fax: (315) 785-8628
link
Southern Tier


Level of Care
Family Services of Chemung County


Outpatient
Kyle Bradshaw
Family Services of Chemung County
Health Home Care Manager
W: 607-733-2820
E: kbradshaw@familyservices.cc

Kelly Allington
Family Services of Chemung County
Health Home Care Manager
W: 607-733-2820
E: kallington@familyservices.cc
Family Services of Chemung County  
  Ophelia's Place      
Syracuse
Binghamton
Ithica
Elmira
Level of Care
Upstate NY Eating Disorder Service


Partial Hospitaliation
Intensive Outpatient
  Upstate NY Eating Disorder Service
1003 Walnut Street
Elmira, NY 14901
Phone: 607-732-5646
 

Levels of Care

When you call a WNYCCCED core facility or one of the other Western NY resources, an initial contact person will greet you. In most cases this will also be the person called the intake/clinical coordinator. This person is the one who will help you through the process of getting the right treatment. She/he will ask you several questions over the phone to help:

  1. Establish a tentative diagnosis and determine proper treatment site.
  2. Obtain information regarding the primary care physician (pcp) and any outpatient mental health care providers, previous treatment, insurance, etc.
  3. Assure efficient triage.
  4. Provide specific feedback, education and instructions to the caller.
  5. Schedule an initial visit.

Callers making general inquiries regarding information about eating disorders are also directed to resources such as the National Eating Disorders Association website, other web sites and resources in the community such as the Eating Disorders Network Family and Friends Support Group.

There are different types of resources available depending upon the level of care one needs. These are some of the alternatives:

Inpatient

Inpatient treatment is used when an individual requires medical intervention resulting in a hospital stay, which is determined by one's physician.

Outpatient

Outpatient treatment is used when individuals do not require inpatient treatment but do require mental health and/or psychological interventions, such as:

Partial-Hospitalization Program

Partial Hospitalization Program provides a full range of specialized treatments including individual, group and family therapies, as well as nutritional counseling, meal time assistance, psychopharmacological evaluation and medication management.

These centers usually operate from Monday through Friday about 7 hours a day. You may live at home while attending treatment sessions. Some of these programs offer housing options for individuals living at a distance from the facility

Residential Treatment

Residential treatment programs offer a full range of specialized treatments 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Programming includes individual, group, and family therapies, as well as nutritional counseling, meal time assistance, psychopharmacological evaluation and medication management.