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Culture & Engagement

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The 4th Mission of the Department of Psychiatry is to contribute to measurable improvements in community mental health and well-being by fostering diverse community, consumer, and collegial partnerships. Such partnerships utilize collective strengths in education, service, and research to reduce mental illness risk factors, develop protective factors, enhance determinants of mental well-being, and improve access to care.


Office of Diversity, Inclusion, Culture, & Equity (DICE)

Promoting a culture of respect and building a healthy work environment through collaborative learning, dialogue, and role modeling.


Community Engagement 

Working collaboratively with community partners
to enhance recovery, prevention, and mental well-being. 



Creating a Culture of Wellness in the Department of Psychiatry by proactively focusing on well-being rather than a reactive effort to manage burnout.


Art & Music Connections

Enhancing the lives of our community through Mental Health Musical Moments, Music for the Mind fundraisers and artwork in our Bridge Art Gallery.

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Phone: (585) 275-6895

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