Supporting the mental health and emotional well-being
of the East Harlem community.
What We Do
Services are designed to meet individual and family needs. We provide counseling and supportive services for children, adolescents, adults and seniors in English and Spanish.
Did you know…
…Our bilingual staff provides individual, group and family therapy
Did you know…
…More than 1,200 people of all ages received assistance
through our licensed mental health clinic last year
Almost a quarter of our clients are children, ages 12 and under.
Our six mental health clinics are located throughout East Harlem,
where 48 mental health professionals serve children, teens and adults.
We help keep families together, minimize psychiatric hospitalizations, help people stay sober, and save lives.
Services & Programs
Johnson Counseling Center
The Johnson Counseling Center is a licensed mental health clinic with a reputation for providing the highest quality comprehensive mental health services. Founded in 1953, the center was named after author, educator and civil rights leader James Weldon Johnson. Generations of families continue to use the Center and attest to our history of successful services. These services are provided by sensitive, experienced mental health professionals and are offered to children, adolescents, adults and older persons living in East Harlem and surrounding neighborhoods.
- Services include:
- Crisis Intervention
- Psychiatric Evaluation
- Medication Therapy
- Psychological Testing
- Counseling and psychotherapy
HIV Mental Health Services
HIV Mental Health Services provides quality mental health services to individuals, couples, children and adolescents who are living with HIV or AIDS and their immediate family members. Treatment takes place in a setting where professionals treat clients with respect and confidentiality is maintained.
Children’s Blended Case Management
Children’s Blended Case Management provides services for children and adolescents ages 5-18 with serious emotional difficulties. The program works with children and their families to identify and utilize mental health counseling and, other supportive services and resources. Services will help the child/adolescent remain with their family and in the community. Our case managers have helped many children/adolescents and their families find specialized programs and services to meet their needs.
To make a referral or receive information about our services, please contact:
Location and Contact Information
Union Settlement Mental Health Services
2089 Third Avenue (114th St)
New York, NY 10029
Linda Embry, Director