Mental Health

Supporting the mental health and emotional well-being
of the East Harlem community.

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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.

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:
  • Assessment
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Medication Therapy
  • Psychological Testing
  • Advocacy
  • 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:

Intake Coordinator
(212) 828-6144

Location and Contact Information

Six multi-service Settlement Houses are working together to bring Home and Community Based Services (HCBS) to NYC’s HARP members in and near Manhattan. Click here for a list of Settlement House HCBS locations.

Union Settlement Mental Health Services
2089 Third Avenue (114th St)
New York, NY 10029
(212) 828-6144

Bonnie Miller-Ladds, Director