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This listing includes larger mental health organizations.  These settings have counselors and psychiatrists working together on site. Almost all insurances are accepted including Medicaid and Medicare.  Sliding scale payment based on income may be available at some locations.  Evening and weekend hours are often available.

Mental Health Agencies

The following agencies have therapists and psychiatric prescribers with specialized knowledge in postpartum mental health issues.  When calling to make an appointment please ask for a postpartum mental health service provider (trained in PMAD): 

Best Self Behavioral Health 

Delaware Park Community Counseling Center

95 W. Humboldt Parkway

Buffalo, NY 14216

716-884-0888  Call for intake


Staff trained in PMAD: Raelyn Legg, LMHC LMFT

Services Offered: Individual and groups.  Walk-in hours available. Additional locations in Buffalo, Orchard Park, and North Collins. 

Best Self Behavioral Health 

Linwood Community Services

625 Delaware Ave, Suite 204

Buffalo, NY 14202

716-884-0888  Call for intake


Staff trained in PMAD: Elisabeth Burn, LMHC

Services Offered: Individual and groups.  Walk-in hours available. Additional locations in Buffalo, Orchard Park, and North Collins. 

BryLin Outpatient Mental Health Care

531 Farber Lakes Drive, Suite 201
Williamsville, NY 14221

716-632-5450  Ask for PMAD staff trained directly for intake (see below)


Staff trained in PMAD: Alycia Krzykowski, LMHC; Amanda Full, LCSW

Insurance: Minimal restrictions, most accepted

Services Offered: Outpatient Mental Health Clinic, individual and group programming including DBT, ACT, Seeking Safety, Schema Therapy, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction groups and an upcoming Woman Focused group.

Child and Family Services

330 Delaware Avenue

Buffalo, New York 14202

716-842-2750 Call for intake


Staff trained in PMAD at Delaware Ave location: Michelle Klossner, LMSW

Services Offered: Individual and groups.

Child and Family Services

3901 Genesee St

Cheektowaga, New York 14225

716-842-2750 Call for intake


Staff trained in PMAD at Cheektowaga location:

Erin Gurnett, LMSW

Lori Chiarmonte, LCSW (Certified EMDR Therapist.  Additional training in dissociation.  Provides services to children, adolescents, and adults.)

Services Offered: Individual and groups.

Evergreen Health Services

206 S. Elmwood Ave.

Buffalo, NY 14201



Staff trained in PMAD:  Alicia Kohlhagen, LCSW

Healthy Moms Program (through Rochester Regional Health)

89 Genesee Street

Rochester, NY 14611


Staff trained in PMAD:

Sondra Mason, LMHC 585-368-3479


Jenny Mural, LCSW-R 585-368-3490


Services Offered: Healthy Moms is a community outreach program within Rochester Regional Health that offers multiple different services (case management, employment/education support, healthy pregnancy classes) in addition to specializing in perinatal mental health (we work with moms until their youngest child turns 4.)   Most insurances are accepted at this clinic, we offer childcare onsite, and we currently have 6 mental health therapists and a Psychiatrist on staff that also specializes in supporting this population.

Horizon Health Services

The Piver Center at Sisters Hospital

2121 Main St, Suite 100

Buffalo, NY 14214

716-831-1800 for intake or reach PMAD trained staff directly at 716-833-3792 (see below)


Staff trained in PMAD: Amber Blanchard, LCSW and Diana Springer, LMSW (also located at 1370 Niagara Falls Blvd, Tonawanda NY 14150)

Services offered: Individual and group.  Over 20 Locations in various counties around Western New York

WNY VA Medical Center
Women’s Wellness Clinic

3495 Bailey Avenue 

Buffalo, NY 14215

Staff trained in PMAD: 
Prenatal and Postpartum Coordinator: Julie Scott, RN 716-862-7397

Rebecca Rechlin, LCSW  716-862-7471

The following agencies provide general mental health and psychiatric services but may not have postpartum specialists on staff: 

Buffalo Psychiatric Center Outpatient Clinics



Locations in Buffalo, Lancaster, Fredonia, North Tonawanda, and Collins

Catholic Charities of WNY



Locations in Albion, Amherst, Buffalo, Batavia, Cheektowaga, Dunkirk, Franklinville, Hamburg, Jamestown, Kenmore, Lockport, Niagara Falls, Olean, Perry, Wellsville

CMH Counseling

153 West Utica Street 

Buffalo, NY 14222 



Community Concern of WNY

6722 Erie Road (Route 5)

Derby, NY 14047



Endeavor Health Services



Locations in Cheektowaga, Buffalo, and Rochester

Hamburg Counseling Services

97 South Buffalo Street

Hamburg, NY 14075