News release

2/8/2017 12:00:00 AM EASTERN
Updated: 2/8/2017 10:35:39 AM EASTERN
For more information, contact Laura Shea.
Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center Invites Public to New Wellness Center Open House

Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center is cordially inviting you to attend the open house of our new Wellness Center, on February 27 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.  During the open house, Wellness Center staff will be available to talk with visitors and provide tours of the center, and light refreshments will be served. 


The Wellness Center is an outpatient mental health clinic, located on the fourth floor of the Medical Center.  The Center is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is accepting patients 18 and older.  The Center also provides walk-in appointments on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.  Appointments can be made by calling 315-713-5720.


The Center offers individual and group therapy, psycho education, psychiatric diagnostic assessment, psychiatric medication management, genetic testing, integration with primary care, and coping skills training.  The Center provides 24/7 access to mental health specialists, emergency care, inpatient care, electroconvulsive therapy, and on-site ancillary medical services. 


Shown in the photo are Wellness Center providers Kristin Brown, LCSW-R, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Crystal Simmons, NPP-BC, and David Nelson, LCSW.