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Families Thrive With
Good Mental Health

Project TEACH’s vision for a healthy New York State


A New York State where children and families receive skillful, prompt and compassionate care for mental health conditions.


To strengthen and support the ability of New York's pediatric primary care providers (PCPs) to deliver care to children and families who experience mild-to-moderate mental health concerns.

What We Provide to Maternal and Pediatric Primary Care Clinicians

  • Telephone consultations for mild-to-moderate mental health concerns

  • Direct face-to-face consultations for selected pediatric patients

  • CME-certified training on how to assess, treat and manage mental health concerns

  • Referrals to mental health professionals and community resources across the state

  • Linkage to key resources that your patients and their families need in their communities

mental health

Project TEACH is a program funded by the New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH).

OMH operates psychiatric centers across the State, and also regulates, licenses and oversees more than 4,500 programs, which are operated by local governments and nonprofit agencies. These programs include various inpatient and outpatient programs, emergency services, community support, residential and family care programs.

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