SCHOOL MENTAL HEALTH ALLIANCE

 
General Information
Description of ProgramCollaborates with local school personnel in Queens, Staten Island, Nassau and western Suffolk counties to address students' inter-related mental, emotional, and academic difficulties. Offers prevention, treatment and rehabilitative services for a wide range of mental health and substance abuse conditions. Provides educators with a comprehensive list of available service programs and support groups, complete with descriptions, contact persons, procedures and telephone numbers. Assists with evaluations, outpatient appointments, admissions and referrals as appropriate. Offers schools site-based crisis and substance abuse services, consultations, professional development programs and thematic presentations. Maintains an interactive informational and educational website focusing on mental health and substance abuse issues, for use by school staff, students, and families. This site includes the Directory of North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Programs and Services.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNew Hyde Park, New York; Town of North Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenVaries according to specific program.
 
Contact Information
Contact's NamePeter D'Amico
Contact's PositionDirector School of Mental Health Clinical Programs and Services
Physical Site Address 1400 Lakeview Rd.
Physical Site City, State, ZipNew Hyde Park, NY
Mailing Address 1400 Lakeview Rd.
Mailing City, State, ZipNew Hyde Park, NY
Main Phone(718/516)470-4846
Other Phone(877)SMHA-123 (toll free)
Fax(516)358-2629
Program Emailschoolnet@lij-edu.
Web Addresswww.schoolnet.lij.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb12
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
LONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
This Program: SCHOOL MENTAL HEALTH ALLIANCE
Affiliated Services: SCHOOL MENTAL HEALTH ALLIANCE