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Behavioral Health

The Behavioral Health Service Program at Finger Lakes Health is committed to providing comprehensive, quality services that are accessible and include evaluation, treatment, outreach, intervention, education and consultation. Our dedicated team of professionals delivers personalized, confidential, compassionate inpatient and outpatient care for adults and adolescents.

Inpatient Service:

The Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit is located at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, 418 North Main Street, Penn Yan. The secure, 10-bed inpatient unit provides a safe, supportive environment for adult patients with mental health conditions. Inpatient care is typically short term and designed to quickly stabilize symptoms to allow for a safe transition to a less intense level of care. A multi-disciplinary treatment team includes psychiatric nurses, social workers, counselors, and a psychiatrist are available to assist patients in their stabilization, and discharge planning to return to the community. Care is supportive, patient centered and individualized.

Outpatient Service

Outpatient services are offered at the John D. Kelly Behavioral Health Center, located in the Medical Arts Building at Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital, 418 North Main Street, Penn Yan. The Center provides clinic services for patients throughout the life span. Outpatient Behavioral Health Services provides a critical link in our patient’s continuum of care. The outpatient program treats adults and adolescents in a supportive and therapeutic environment. A multidisciplinary treatment team includes psychiatrists, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Social Workers, Case Managers and psychiatric nurses.  

• Individual Therapy and Therapy Groups offer practical approaches for learning to manage mental health issues.

• Care Management Services for adults who need assistance navigating access to medical services, community agencies, housing programs or obtaining benefits.

• Therapy Groups offer practical approaches with peer input for learning to manage mental health issues.

• Crisis Services are provided 24 hours-a-day by the clinic and hospital staff for prompt care of psychiatric emergencies.

• Medication Evaluation, Treatment and Management

Finger Lakes Health's Behavioral Health Services Program is licensed by the Office of Mental Health .

For more information on any of the programs contact:
Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit
Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital
418 North Main Street
Penn Yan, New York, 14527
(315) 531-2290

John D. Kelly Behavioral Health Center
418 North Main Street
Penn Yan, New York, 14527
(315) 531-2400

Visit our physician directory to find a psychiatrist affiliated with Finger Lakes Health.

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