Directory of Alcoholism, Substance Abuse and Co-Occurring Disabilities

Agency/Program Name
  Community Health and Behavioral Services


  Address Additional Site
1428 Genesee St
Utica NY 13501
Community Health and Behavioral Services - Rome
260 West Dominick Street, Rome, New York  13440
*Rome provides only individual therapy
  Contact Person                Telephone                           Fax
Ron Braccini                (315) 738-1428 ext. 224 (315)  738-1461


  Program Description
  CHBS is a program of Upstate Cerebral Palsy licensed through the Department of Health and the Office of Mental Health.  CHBS provides dual recovery, mental health/psychiatric and primary care treatment through a comprehensive array of services, which include group therapy, individual therapy, medication prescription and management, primary care services, housing and employment services.  Programming is designed to provide dual recovery and mental health services in a comprehensive, individualized fashion that utilizes a strength-based treatment approach.


  Admission Criteria
  Primary diagnosis of mental illness


  Treatment Services
  Continuing Day Treatment, Dual Recovery Track, Psychosocial Club, Individual Dual Recovery Counseling, Group Dual Recovery Counseling, Employment Services, Shelter Plus Care services, Primary Care Services (Podiatry, Neurology, Dental, Endocrinology), Psychiatric Services (Psychiatric Evaluations, medication therapy), Mental Health Services (individual, relationship, group and family therapy)


  Most insurances, Medicare, Medicaid and Sliding Fee


  Discharge Criteria
  Satisfaction of individualized Treatment Plan Goals and Objectives developed by consumer and treatment team.


  Hours of Operation
  Utica - Monday and Friday 8:00 - 5:00; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 8:00 - 8:00
Rome - Monday 8:00 - 8:00; Tuesday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00
  Additional Comments/Features of Program