Student Mental Health Resources

Student health and wellness are important for academic success. While Touro SHS does not offer on-campus mental health services, the SHS Wellness Coordinator is available to help students at all SHS campuses find affordable community treatment for personal, emotional, or substance abuse problems so that they may benefit fully from their academic experience. Consultations are confidential. The Wellness Coordinator may be reached at When contacting the Wellness Coordinator, be sure to use your Touro e-mail address.

In the event of an on-campus mental health emergency, notify Campus Security:

From an internal Touro phone:


From an outside line or your cell phone:


In the event of an off-campus mental health emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest hospital emergency room.

New York State Office of Mental Health COVID-19 Emotional Support Line: 1-844-863-9314
The Emotional Support Line provides free and confidential support, helping callers experiencing increased anxiety due to the coronavirus emergency. The Help Line is staffed by volunteers, including mental health professionals, who have received training in crisis counseling.  

Information about Mental Health and Substance Abuse Issues

New York State Office of Mental Health

JED Foundation Mental Health Resource Center (for young adults)

Vibrant Emotional Health (formerly Mental Health Association of NYC)

U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Mental Health Information Center  

Helplines/Hotlines (free, confidential, 24/7)

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

NYCWell: 1-800-NYC-WELL (1-800-692-9355)

Nassau County Department of Mental Health: 1-516-227-TALK (516-227-8255)

Response Crisis Center of Suffolk County: 1-631-751-7511

OASAS Helpline (NYS Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services)1-877-8-HOPENY (877-846-7369)

SAMHSA National Helpline:  1-800-662-HELP (1-800-662-4357)

Veterans Crisis Line1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence Resources

NYC Alliance Against Sexual Assault

NYC Domestic Violence Hotline:  1-800-621-HOPE (1-800-621-4673)

New York State Domestic Violence Hotline:  1-800-942-6906 (English); 1-800-942-6908 (Spanish)

National Domestic Violence Hotline:  1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233)

Help Finding Substance Abuse Treatment

OASAS (NYS Office of Substance Abuse Services)

SAMHSA Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator

Health Advocate Student Assistance Program

  • 24/7 telephone access to Licensed Professional Counselors
  • Up to three phone or in-person sessions per issue with a Licensed Professional Counselor
  • Referrals for long-term or specialized counseling
  • Telephone assistance with a variety of school/life issues

Phone: 855-384-1800
This service is provided by Health Advocate, Inc. by agreement with Touro College.

Community Providers

Listed below are some not-for-profit clinics and agencies offering low-cost psychotherapy in NYC and on Long Island. In addition, many public and private hospitals offer low-cost outpatient mental health and substance abuse services.

Please be advised that Touro College has no relationship with these providers. This list is offered for informational purposes only and does not imply an endorsement of the providers’ services. Touro College makes no representations regarding the accuracy or completeness of the content on the providers’ websites.


Long Island Manhattan
Staten Island

Orange County, NY (Middletown, Newburgh):


ACCESS: Mobile Mental Health Team
Can respond to an urgent issue at your home or anywhere in the community at no cost to you 24/7
Orange County Department of Mental Health
845 -291-2600
30 Harriman Drive, Goshen, NY 10924
Outpatient individual and group therapy
Orange Regional Medical Center/Psychiatric Emergency Access
(845) 333-1621
Mental Health Association of Orange County, Inc. (24/7)
(800) 832-1200
Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Council (ADAC)
1-844-984-HOPE (4673)
Substance abuse referrals for treatment 24/7

Poughkeepsie, NY:

Hudson Valley Mental Health
845-486-2703 (Ask for the location nearest you)
Outpatient individual and group therapy
Lexington Center for Recovery
845-486-8880 - MAIN STREET CLINIC 412 Main Street- Poughkeepsie, NY
845-486-2950 - NY PAGE PARK CLINIC 41 Page Park Drive-Poughkeepsie, NY
845-444-2333 - Satellite Clinic: Dover Plains
Multi-service clinic for anyone in the community affected by alcohol


Blanton-Peale Institute and Counseling Center
7 West 30th Street
New York, NY  10001

City College Psychological Center
North Academic Center, 8th Floor
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY  10031

The Dean Hope Center at Teachers College, Columbia University
525 West 120th Street
New York, NY  10027

The Fifth Avenue Counseling Center
5 East 17th Street
New York, NY  10003 

Henry Street Settlement Outpatient Mental Health Services
40 Montgomery Street
New York, NY 10002

The Hudson Guild – Paula Balser Clinic
441 West 26th Street
New York, NY  10001
212-760-9800, x6

The Institute for Contemporary Psychotherapy 
1841 Broadway
New York, NY  10023

SAVI – Mount Sinai Hospital Sexual Assault and Violence Intervention Program
1 Gustave Levy Place
New York, NY

The Jewish BoardManhattan locations
1-844-ONE CALL (1-844-663-2255) for all locations

Dr. Eugene D. Glynn Manhattan North Counseling Center
5030 Broadway
New York, NY  10034

Greenberg Manhattan West Counseling Center (accepts clients up to age 26)
135 West 50th Street
New York, NY  10020

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Counseling Center (accepts clients up to age 26)
135 West 50th Street
New York, NY  10020

The Karen Horney Clinic
329 East 62nd Street
New York, NY  10065

The Thomas J. McShane Center for Psychological Services
Pace University
156 William Street
New York, NY  10038

The Treatment Center at the New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute
247 East 82nd Street
New York, NY  10028

NIP Treatment Center – the National Institute for the Psychotherapies
250 West 57th Street
New York, NY  10107

The Center:  The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
208 West 13th Street
New York, NY  10011

The William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis, and Psychology
20 West 74th Street
New York, NY  10023


The Jewish BoardBrooklyn locations
1-844-ONE CALL (1-844-663-2255) for all locations

Bay Ridge Counseling Center
9201 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11209

Boro Park Counseling Center
1273 53rd Street
Brooklyn, NY  11219

Coney Island Counseling Center
2928 West 36th Street
Brooklyn, NY  11224

Seymour Askin Counseling Center
2020 Coney Island Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11223


St. John’s University Center for Psychological Services
Seton Complex
152-11 Union Turnpike
Flushing, NY  11367

Queens College Psychological Center
Queens Hall
65-21 Main Street
Flushing, NY  11367

The Jewish Board:  Rego Park Counseling Center
97-77 Queens Boulevard
Rego Park, NY  11374
1-844-ONE CALL (1-844-663-2255)


The Jewish BoardBronx locations
1-844-ONE CALL (1-844-663-2255) for all locations

Grand Concourse Counseling Center
2498 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY  10458

The Jewish Board – Harry Blumenfeld Counseling Center
740 Astor Avenue
Bronx, NY  10467

The Jewish Board – J.W. Beatman Counseling Center
521 West 239th Street
Bronx, NY  10463

Max and Celia Parnes Family Psychological and Psychoeducational Services Clinic
Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology, Yeshiva University
1165 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY  10461

Postgraduate Center for Mental Health – Bronx Adult and Child Clinic
1775 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY  10453

Staten Island

The Jewish Board:  Morris L. Black Counseling Center Satellite Clinic
1466 Manor Road
Staten Island, NY  10314
1-844-ONE CALL (1-844-663-2255)

Long Island:

Adelphi University Center for Psychological Services
One South Avenue
Garden City, NY  11530

Hofstra University Salzman Community Services Center
131 Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY  11549

LIU Post Psychological Services Center
720 Northern Boulevard
Brookville, NY  11546