Children's Clinic of WNY

Do you have concerns about your child? Is he or she acting out, overly worried or stressed, or experiencing difficulties at school or home? You are not alone! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in every 5 adolescents is experiencing emotional or behavioral challenges. New Directions Children’s Clinic is here for your family to provide hope, healing, and opportunity.

The Children’s Clinic of WNY provides outpatient mental health counseling and psychiatry services for children and adolescents, ages 5-21, and families living in Niagara and Erie Counties.

Our compassionate team of licensed professionals are dedicated to delivering evidence-based care tailored to fit the needs of each child. We address concerns ranging from situational to serious mental illnesses.

 

Our Approach

We offer high-quality, culturally competent and supportive therapy utilizing a solution-focused, trauma-informed approach.

Our clinicians work collaboratively with families to develop an individualized, strength-based treatment plan to achieve positive outcomes.

Our goal is to help individuals prevent or resolve psychosocial difficulties to reach optimal growth and development.

Contact Us!

We are located at 225 Old Falls Street Suite 3B (3rd Floor) Niagara Falls, NY 14303. To make an appointment, please call 716.300.8339

Services & Treatment

Services Offered +
We recognize that achieving a state of well-being requires holistic approaches; therefore our services
include:
- Comprehensive Diagnostic Evaluation and Assessment
- Medication Evaluation and Management & Psychiatric Care
- Individual and Family Counseling
- Linkages to Community-Based Services
- After Hours Crisis Support
Treatment Options +
Utilizing a solution-focused, trauma-informed approach, our skilled clinicians offer diverse areas of expertise and use a variety of evidence-based treatments including:
- Art Therapy / Play Therapy
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
- Motivational Interviewing
Psychiatry Services +
We offer psychiatry services for children (5-21) when requested or deemed clinically appropriate. All psychiatry services are provided by a licensed Psychiatrist or Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Wait time is minimal for services.
Referrals +
Referral sources can include: family, psychiatric emergency rooms, pediatricians, school personnel, county and community agencies, or word of mouth.

Referrals to Health Home Care Management, Wraparound Prevention Services, or other providers are made when indicated.

Please call 716.300.8339 to make an appointment or for more information.
Flexible Payment Options +
We accept Medicaid and many private insurances. Private pay rates are available
Clinic Hours +
Monday & Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.