Mental Health


In need of help? Just need to talk?
Guidance-Middle School Mr. Albright & High School Mrs. Cleveland 
School Psychologist- Mr. Erickson

School counselors coordinate activities to meet the needs of students through:
Consultation: school counselors work with parents, teachers, students and other involved parties 
to develop strategies to assist students.
Personal Counseling: provides a student maximum privacy in which to freely explore ideas, 
feelings, and behaviors.
Crisis Counseling: provides prevention and interventions such counseling, is short term in nature 
addressing a particular student’s concern.
Referral: counselors refer students and their families to appropriate community agencies when 
needed. 
How to get in touch with the guidance department:

Stop into the guidance office and make an appointment

Phone Numbers: 

Mr. Albright , Mrs. Cleveland and Mr. Erickson -607-746-1281 

Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT)
MCAT’s mental health staff provides help during crisis to children and adults in Oneida, 
Herkimer, Schoharie, Otsego, Delaware, and Chenango counties. MCAT has the ability to 
respond to crisis where they occur, and work with the individual, family and community based 
agencies to assist with your needs. MCAT services are provided at no cost to the recipient.
 
Crises include:
-Threats to harm self or others
-Behavioral issues
-Severe depression or anxiety
-Mental health symptoms
-Erratic behavior
-Behaviors that may lead to police intervention
-Any problem that is causing a serious problem in functioning
 
MCAT’s Services include:
-24-hour, 7-day/week intervention
-Mental health assessment
-Crisis de-escalation
-Linkage to services
-Follow up services
- Alerts to identify and assist those who are at increased risk
-Crisis debriefing
-Coordination with schools, medical and mental health providers, and other agencies to provide 
crisis interventions and to help monitor clients who are at risk.
 
How to get in touch with MCAT:

Our staff is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

Contact MCAT at:

315-732-6228 or 1-844-732-6228

More Mental Health resources in Delaware County:
http://www.co.delaware.ny.us/departments/mhc/mhc.htm 

Link to Delaware County Department of Mental Health Facebook Page
https://www.facebook.com/DelcoMHC/

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