Self-Help and Agency Links

On-line suicide prevention assistance

ULifeline

The JED foundation

If you have an emergency dial 911 

Campus Security is 716-479-1233

Sometimes students may want to sort out their concerns by asking outside agencies. The organizations below have your good health in mind. If you need help with any concerns, please do not hesitate to contact the student counseling center.

Self Help Resources

 WARNING! If you or someone in your life are presently experiencing a mental health emergency and/or feel like harming yourself or others, DO NOT FILL OUT THESE FORMS. First call Crisis Services at 716-834-3131 OR Go Directly to the nearest emergency room.
 

Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, pease consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.

 
Abuse
Questionnaire Note:  If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Alcohol and Substance Abuse
Questionnaire Note:  If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Anger

Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.

 Anxiety
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Career Issues
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
College
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional,      please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Depression
 Eating Disorders

Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional,  please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.

 
Family & Childhood Issues

Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.

 
Gambling
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional,    please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Grief
 
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Mental Health

Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.

 Relationships
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Sexual Orientation
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
Stress
Questionnaire Note: If the results of an online questionnaire suggest further assessment by a professional, please consider scheduling an appointment with one of our counselors for this purpose.
 
 Student Athletes
 
Student athletes learn that they must speak up and seek help to deal with the challenges of balancing academics, athletics and emotional issues.  Please talk with your coaches.
 
Local Counseling Agencies
 
General Counseling
 
Monsignor Carr Institute                                                                                                                                         
(716) 835-9745
76 W. Humboldt Pkwy., Buffalo, NY 14214
 
Catholic Charities
(716) 856-4494
Various locations in WNY
 
Linwood Psychotherapy Associates
(716) 886-7304
406 Linwood Ave., Buffalo, NY 14209
 
Jewish Family Service of Buffalo & Erie County
(716) 883-1914
70 Barker St., Buffalo, NY 14209
 
Psychotherapy Associates of Niagara
(716) 285-1904
419 Walnut Ave., Niagara Falls, NY 14301
 
Family Counseling Associates
(716) 836-9460
8884 Brighton Rd, Tonawanda, NY 14150
 
Lake Shore Behavioral Health, Inc.
Various locations throughout Erie County
 
Hamburg Counseling Service
(716) 648-0650
97 South Buffalo St., Hamburg, NY 14075
 
Linda Abrams & Associates
(716) 648-4407
Alternate Roots Center
162 Main St., Hamburg, NY 14075
 
Alden Counseling and Wellness
(716) 937-3300
11901 Broadway St., Alden, NY 14004
 
Church Mission of Help
(716) 884-7569
153 W Utica St, Buffalo, NY 14222
 
 
Psychiatric Services
 
 Niagara Frontier Psychiatric Service
(716) 204-9876
4985 Harlem Rd., Buffalo, NY 14226
 
Transit Psychiatry
(716) 706-5921
Forestream Plaza
4721 Transit Rd., Suite 23, Lancaster, NY 14043
 
Suburban Psychiatric Associates
(716) 689-3333
85 Brant Woods South, Amherst, NY 14228
 
ECMC – Adult, Child and Family Outpatient Psychiatric Services
(716) 898-3255
462 Grider St. 11th floor, Buffalo, NY 14215
 
  
Crisis/Emergency Services
 
Erie County Medical Center (ECMC)
(716) 898-3462 (General Information - CPEP)
462 Grider St., Buffalo, NY 14215
 
Crisis Services
(716) 834-3131 (24-Hour Emergency Mental Health Services)
 
BryLin Hospitals
(716) 886-8200 ext. 2264
1263 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, NY 14209
 
 
 Substance Abuse/Chemical Dependency
 
Monsignor Carr Institute
(716) 835-9745
76 W. Humboldt Pkwy., Buffalo, NY 14214
 
Northpointe Council, Inc.
(716) 282-1228
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
 
BryLin
(716) 633-1927
Williamsville Outpatient Center (Substance Abuse Facility)
5225 Sheridan Dr., Williamsville, NY 14216
 
Lake Shore Behavioral Health, Inc.
Various locations throughout Erie County
 
 
Alcoholics Anonymous
(716) 853-0388 – Buffalo Central Office (call to locate a meeting)
(716) 285-5319 – Niagara Intergroup (call to locate a meeting)
 
 
Al-Anon
(716) 856-2520 Al-Anon Info Services of Western NY (call to locate a meeting)
PO Box 37, Buffalo, NY 14225
 
 
Grief/Loss
 
Life Transitions Center
(716) 686-8077
 
Mary & Ralph C. Wilson Counseling Center
150 Bennett Rd., Cheektowaga, NY
 
 
GLBT
 
Pride Center of WNY
(716) 852-PRIDE
18 Trinity Place, Buffalo, NY 14201
 
 
Eating Disorders
 
Avalon
1-866-814-0999
Outpatient Counseling & Nutritional Services
9678 Main Street, Clarence, NY 14031
Partial Hospitalization Program
346 Harris Hill Rd., Williamsville, NY 14221
 
 
Gambling
 
Jewish Family Service of Buffalo & Erie County
(716) 883-1914
70 Barker St., Buffalo, NY 14209
 
 
Hospitals
 
BryLin Hospital                                                    886-8200
 
Buffalo General Hospital                                   859-2935
 
Buffalo Psychiatric Center                               885-2261
 
Erie County Medical Center
• Mental Health Outpatient                    898-3368
• Emergency Mental Health                  898-3465
• Drug and Alcohol                                 898-3471
 
Sheehan Memorial Hospital                             848-2000
Mercy Hospital                                                     826-7000
 
 
Prenatal Care
 
Sisters of Charity Hospital
(716) 862-1000
2157 Main St., Buffalo, NY, 14214
  
 
Psychological Testing
 
East Amherst Psychology Group
(716) 636-1375
9750 Transit Rd., East Amherst, NY 14051
 
 
Marriage
 
Catholic Charities Marriage Counseling Center
(716) 839-4406
St. Benedict's Complex
3982 Main St., Amherst, NY 14226
 
 
 Veterans
 
Buffalo Vet Center
(716) 862-7350
2372 Sweet Home Road, Suite 1, Buffalo, NY 14228