Outpatient Behavioral Health Services

A focus on wellness, hope, and recovery

The Outpatient Behavioral Health Center located at 1285 Main Street on the 1st floor in downtown Buffalo and the Adult and Family Clinic located at 462 Grider Street provide comprehensive care that allows for integrated outpatient services for clients and families. In doing so, we hope that our patients can be part of our community in a safe, healthy manner.

Our care focuses on four important outcomes, depending on each patient’s individual situation:


Our programs enable patients to stay focused on healing through compassionate, effective treatment and to gain the tools for living a fulfilling, productive life.


You may be dealing with a family crisis, stress at work, substance abuse, depression, or a more serious and persistent mental disorder like schizophrenia. Through our programs, you will discover what makes you feel most at peace and how you can use the tools and resources we provide to help you maintain that state of wellness and well-being.


Hope is key to your recovery and we are dedicated to helping you gain hope to attain or re-gain your life goals.


Our programs are designed to help you build on your strengths. Working together, we will help you find the ways to successfully make the steps on the road to recovery.


Through Outpatient Behavioral Health Services, we help patients across the spectrum of mental health concerns with comprehensive treatment, including:

  • Daily mental health intake assessments (no appointment necessary)
  • Individual and group counseling
  • Medication evaluation and monitoring
  • Treatment for a wide array of psychiatric disorders
  • Dually diagnosed treatment (treatment for individuals with both a mental illness and chemical dependency)
  • Post-traumatic stress syndrome disorder treatment
  • Clorazil management

At every visit, patients receive compassionate treatment provided by skilled counselors, psychiatric nurse practitioners, and psychiatrists.

Our Doctors

Meet our dedicated team of doctors and psychiatrists who bring the best of their comprehensive medical expertise to bear for our behavioral health patients.

Michael R. Cummings, MD
Doctors, Behavioral Health, Mental Health and Psychiatry, Physician Leadership, Chiefs of Service, Medical Officers, Medical Directors
Immediate Past President, Associate Medical Director
Zhanna Elberg, MD
Doctors, Behavioral Health, Mental Health and Psychiatry, Behavioral Health Navigate Program

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