MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

 

LOCAL RESOURCES

Saratoga County Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services

135 South Broadway Saratoga Springs, NY (518) 584-9030

 

Four Winds Hospital- Saratoga

30 Crescent Ave Saratoga Springs, NY 518-584-3600

 

National Suicide Prevention Hotline

1-800-273-8255

 

Saratoga Center for the Family

359 Ballston Ave Saratoga Springs, NY 518-587-8008

 

For a list of mental health resources, on our Community Resources Directoryclick here!

Suicide Prevention Coalition of Saratoga County:

Saratoga County Public Health Services co-facilitates the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Saratoga County, along with the Saratoga County Department of Mental Health & Addiction Services.  This group of local stakeholders meets regularly to discuss suicide rates within the County, and nationwide, while working to foster improvements within the mental health system to better assist those in need.  For further information call 518-584-9030.

Please click any of the below graphics for printable, PDF versions

 

                                                          

 

              

 

Please Use the Following Links for Suicide Resources

 Suicide Postvention as Suicide Prevention                             After a Suicide: Answering Questions & Assisting Students

 Understanding Risk & Protective Factors for Suicide          Suicide & Bullying: Issue Brief

 What Foster Parents Can Do to Prevent Suicide                   Understanding Suicide: Fact Sheet

 Suicide Prevention and Post-Suicide Coping Resources     Surviving After Suicide Fact Sheet

 

Comprehensive List of 2018 Community & National Resources

Please use the above link to redirect you to a PDF version of Saratoga County’s local & national Mental Health resource list
This list includes suicide, child abuse, mental illness, and other mental health resources (as shown below)

 

SPECTRUM NEWS VIDEO: With suicide rates up, local governments are devoting resources to mental health services. That can include providing information and education, and even running treatment centers. The head of Saratoga County’s Mental Health Services, Michael Prezioso, talks about the center’s mission: http://www.spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/capital-region/in-focus-shows/2018/06/16/mental-health-services-capital-region.html?cid=share_clip.

SPECTRUM NEWS VIDEO: Some people who take their lives do so because they don’t see any other path forward. But treatment is possible for depressions and other mental health issues, even if it’s not always easy. Sam Bastien, the CEO of Four Winds Hospital in Saratoga, talks more about it: http://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/capital-region/in-focus-shows/2018/06/16/treating-depression-capital-region?cid=share_clip.

 

Click the above link for information regarding New York State’s Mental Health First Aid Courses

 

 

Click the link above for Information about Northern Rivers’ Behavioral Health Programs

Click the link below for an informational PDF regarding Northern Rivers’ Mobile Crisis Response Unit

 

Downloadable Brochures:  Browse by Topic

 

 

 

 

FREE Mental Health SmartPhone Apps

Ask and Prevent Suicide

Mindshift

National Institute of Health

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Operation Reach Out

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PE Coach

Breathe to Relax

Depression CBT

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Positive Activity Jackpot

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Positive Thinking

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Secrets of Happiness

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Smiling Mind

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Diary-Mood Tracker

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