UPMC Chautauqua WCA Behavioral Health relocates in Dunkirk Officials at UPMC

Chautauqua WCA have announced that UPMC Chautauqua WCA Behavioral Health has relocated to 306 Central Ave., Dunkirk, just steps away from its previous location at 338 Central Ave.

The new, spacious outpatient center will continue to provide confidential counseling services for mental health (adult, adolescent and children) and chemical dependency/drug addiction care. Convenient front door patient parking is available.

“Our center has been serving the Dunkirk community for more than 15 years,” Heather Anderson, chemical dependency program manager said. “We are incredibly excited about being in our new facility. As always, from the moment you call or step in the front door, you will be treated with respect, dignity, and compassion by a team of highly-trained providers. No matter where you are in your journey to recovery, we are here for you.”

Services at the Behavioral Health Center include psychiatric assessment, medication management, ancillary withdrawal services, individual and group counseling, family therapy, outpatient services for family members, linkage to self-help support groups and relapse prevention.

Tara Huston, Ph.D, manager, outpatient mental health UPMC Chautauqua Behavioral Health, says the new center provides a variety of mental health services.

“We continue to provide the same excellent mental health services that we offered in the past — in a facility that is more conducive to our operations,” she said.

The center’s telephone number will remain the same. To schedule a confidential appointment, call 363-0018.

Immediate appointments for individuals in crisis are available. Office hours are Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The fax number is 363-0021. For more information, go to UPMCChautauquaWCA.org.