Laker Voices


Community Mental Health Centers

  • Ontario County Mental Health Center, 585-396-4363
  • Wayne County Behavioral Health, 315-946-5722
  • Seneca County, North end of county, 315-539-1980
  • Seneca County, South end of county, 607-869-5575
  • Yates County, 315-531-2400
  • Monroe County, Strong Memorial Hospital, 585-275-3535

Clifton Springs Behavioral Health Program and Services

To request information or an evaluation for mental health or addiction treatment, call 315-462-1060

Emergency Psychiatric Care is available through Finger Lakes Comprehensive Psychiatric Emergency Program (CPEP), based at Clifton Springs Hospital. Responding to the emergency needs of individuals in Ontario, Seneca, Wayne and Yates Counties, CPEP staff conduct emergency evaluations at Clifton Springs or in the community and assist in connection to needed programs and services. Phone: 315-462-1080

After business hours, contacts are made through Lifeline at 1-800-310-1160

Outpatient Treatment

Outpatient Treatment for mental health and/or addiction recovery needs

  • Clifton Springs
    2 Coulter Road, Woodbury Entrance
  • Macedon
    1900 Route 31, West Wayne Plaza
  • Canandaigua
    35 North St, Finger Lakes Business Park

Inpatient Treatment

Inpatient Treatment for acute mental health and/or addiction recovery needs is provided at Clifton Springs Hospital, Woodbury Entrance:

  • Inpatient Mental Health, 315-462-2022
  • Inpatient Addiction Recovery Program, 315-462-3000

Strong Memorial Hospital

Strong Memorial Hospital, Department of Psychiatry
Adult Ambulatory Services
300 Crittenden Blvd, Rochester NY
Phone: 585-275-3535

Private Practitioners

The following practitioners have expressed an interest in working with FLCC students. This information is not meant to be an endorsement.

Finger Lakes Psychiatry
1160 Corporate Dr, Suite #400, Farmington, NY 14425

Canandaigua Lake Counseling Services
Paige Blazak, LMHC, NCC, CASAC
Dr. John Marino
42 North Main St, Canandaigua, NY

Canandaigua Psychotherapy Associates
Theresa Beach LCSW-R
Robert Kaminiski, LCSW-R, ACSW, BCD
Dr. Cui Xingjia
527 North Main St, Canandaigua, NY

Karen Brennan, LCSW-R
118 Genesee St, Geneva, NY 14456

Richard Hamling, LMHC
243 Center St, Canandaigua, NY

Marianne Miles PhD, NP
Heather Hulse, LMSW
J. Kelly Behavioral Health
Soldiers and Sailors Hospital, Penn Yan, NY

Cynthia Pierce, LCSW-R
Cornerstone Counseling
502 South Main St, Suite C, Canandaigua, NY

Marriage and Family Therapists

Karen Brennan LCSW-R
118 Genesee St, Geneva NY 14456

Kirk Palmer LCSW-R, ACSW
1331 E. Victor Rd, Victor NY 14564

Ray Pettis MS, LMHC
502 S. Main St, Canandaigua, NY 14424

Wanda Carmel LCSW-R
1800 English Rd, Rochester, NY 14616


Christopher Galbreath
1387 Fairport Rd, Suite 580, Fairport, NY 14450

Thomas Letourneau
1000 Pittsford-Victor Rd, Pittsford, NY 14534

James Schubmehl
2541 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618

Child Psychiatrist

Bernard Kumetat
1000 Pittsford-Victor Rd, Pittsford, NY 14534


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Sim Covington
Chief Diversity Officer
Academic & Student Affairs
Room: 3756
Phone: (585)785-1790