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Hometown Health Centers Behavioral Health Providers:

    • Peeyush Mittal, MD
    • Dan Kulzer, LCSW
    • Shane Whalen, LMSW


Behavioral Health.

Since 2012, Hometown Health Centers has offered a comprehensive Behavioral Health program, providing counseling and support services .

Our staff Psychiatrist and Licensed Social Worker (LMSW) offer behavioral health services to children (over the age of five) and adults.

Our Behavioral Health Services program is designed to be the bridge to help HHC patients receive the needed counseling and treatment quickly; until a long term plan can be coordinated. We are able to communicate and collaborate with our Primary Care Physicians and care partners through our state-of-the-art electronic medical record system.


Our Behavioral Health Services team offers counseling for many common illnesses, such as:

  •      Depression
  •      Anxiety
  •      ADHD
  •      Post-Traumatic Stress

For more serious diagnoses, our staff in the Behavioral Health Services department can make referrals to the following programs and care partners:

Conifer Park

Capital District Psychiatric Center

Ellis Mental Health

Center for Solutions

Union Street Counseling

Catholic Charities

Child Guidance (ages 5—24)

Samaritan Counseling

Schenectady Mental Health Associates

Mohawk Opportunities

New Choices



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