Counseling

Family Counseling Program

Program description: This program provides psychotherapy to individuals, families, and groups by a staff of professionally trained and New York State Certified Social Workers along with a psychiatric consultant. Service areas include: Strengthening families; personal development; pre-marital evaluations/counseling; marriage/relationship counseling; parent-child relationships; separation/divorce adjustment; and school adjustment. The Family Counseling Program is also the provider of the Lourdes Hospital Employee Assistance Program (EAP), which offers short-term counseling to Lourdes employees. Additionally, The Family Counseling Program offers a marriage enrichment curriculum entitled "Married and Loving It", a STEP Pre-teen parenting curriculum and a Blended Families curriculum. "How to make friends with a Butterfly" is our latest program addition, teaching children how to make friends and prevent bullying.

Eligibility: Broome County families, couples and individuals.

Payment: Sliding scale fee. Most Insurances accepted.

Location/Hours:
Offices at 232 Main Street, Binghamton New York 13905
Monday & Wednesday - 8:30 am to 8:00 pm
Tuesday, Thursday & Friday - 8:30 am to 6:00 pm

Contact: Grazia Tonelli, LCSW-R @ (607) 729-9166

Functional Family Therapy (FFT)

FFT is designed to offer in-home or office family therapy services on a weekly basis to families with children at risk of placement or in the juvenile justice system

  • Eligibility:

    Children between the ages of 11 and 17 who are at risk of probation or placement

  • Payment:

    Free/Grant Funded

Gateway Center For Youth

Gateway is a free and confidential counseling program that offers short-term individual counseling and a variety of group counseling opportunities.
For more information, or to apply, call 584-7800.

  • Eligibility:

    Any Broome County youth ages 8-21 years

  • Payment:

    Free/Grant Funded