Deaf Wellness Center

The Deaf Wellness Center (DWC) provides mental health evaluation and counseling services to deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, deaf disabled, late-deafened, and CODA adults (17 years or older) in New York state.

Counseling services are available for:

  • Mental health problems such as depression, anxiety, trauma, bipolar disorder, or others
  • Domestic violence
  • Marriage, family, or relationship problems
  • Grief/loss
  • Difficult life transitions
  • Deaf identity issues
  • Sexual or gender identity issues 
  • Cultural conflicts
  • Communication problems
  • Adjustment problems

Services may be provided in-person or remotely through Video Phone or Zoom.

All counseling services are provided in American Sign Language (ASL) by deaf and ASL-fluent providers. We offer interpreting services (including deaf interpreters), live captioning, and other accommodations as needed.