Mental Health is an important facet of resident wellness. We hope to bring increased awareness to this subject through ALLNYCEM.  NYC has a wide array of resources available free of cost. As well we have listed the various resources available at our respective training programs.  Below is a prevention video put out by the Mayo Clinic.


NYC

Call 1-800-LIFENET or more info at nyc.gov/html/doh/html/mental/mental.shtml
Lifenet is a free, confidential help line for New York City residents. You can call 24 hours per day/7 days a week. The staff of trained mental health professionals help callers find mental health and substance abuse services.

 1-877-AYUDESE (1-877-298-3373) in Espanõl

 1-877-990-8585 for Korean and Chinese callers (Mandarin & Cantonese )

 1-212-982-5284 (TTY for hearing impaired)


nyu

The NYU downtown campus has The Wellness Exchange, staffed by professional counselors, who can provide counseling support 24/7. You can reach them at 212.443.9999.

Dr. Lisa Goldfarb  ( Lisa.Goldfarb@nyumc.org)


THE MOUNT SINAI HOSPITAL

Emergency psychiatric services can be initiated by contacting the psychiatrist on-call through the page operator (212-241-5581) or by calling the Psychiatric Emergency Service (212-241-5637).

Dr. Jeffrey Newcorn

212-659-8775

jeffrey.newcorn@mssm.edu

Dr. Sarah Hodulik

sarah.hodulik@mssm.edu

Dr. Evan Leibu

evan.leibu@mssm.edu


STATEN ISLAND UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

EMERGENCY SERVICES
An on-site psychiatrist is available at all times at both our North and South divisions in the medical emergency room. Click here for more information 

Dr. Robert Schaer - SIUH outpatient house staff mental health services

718-226-8917

RSCHAER@NSHS.edu 

 

 


SUNY STONYBROOK

CPO – Depression/Suicide Prevention and Outreach
631-632-CR4U (2748)

StonyBrook Center for Prevention and Outreach Website 


Small discussion groups with fellow house officers (contact Dr. Stephen Goldfinger: smgmd@aol.com, 718-270-2023);

Employee assistance program (Lorraine Brooks, MPH, CEAP: lorraine.brooks@downstate.edu, 718-270-1489)

Immediate access to Psychiatry faculty (Dr. Jeremy Coplan: copstat00@aol.com, 718-270-2023 or Dr. Stephen Goldfinger: smgmd@aol.com, 718-270-2023)

Also, watch out for your colleagues.  If you are concerned about someone, please let your program director, GME Office (718-270-1984) or someone identified above know.

Dr. Michael Garrett  718-270-8110

Michael.garrett@downstate.edu

SUNY DOWNSTATE | KINGS COUNTY


MOUNT SINAI BETH ISRAEL


MOUNT SINAI ST. LUKE'S & MOUNT SINAI ROOSEVELT


Emergency mental health assistance is available 24/7 via the on-call psychiatrist, reachable via the hospital operator at 718-960-9000.

Access to the Employee Assistance Program is via Employee Health Services at 718-960-6538.

Also, the on-call chief resident, as well as Drs. Haughey, Leuchten, Curato, and Abbott are at your service in times of crisis.

ST BARNABAS HOSPTIAL