The Telepsychiatry Program at UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital brings world-class specialists to rural and underserved communities in Pennsylvania.
This makes receiving quality behavioral health care possible for a far greater number of people than before.
Our program is one of the largest academic-affiliated telepsychiatry programs in the nation.
We're also one of the first major academic hospitals to offer telepsychiatry services to assess and treat people throughout the region.
Currently, the Telepsychiatry Program contracts with behavioral health agencies and medical centers throughout Pa. where psychiatry services are limited.
We offer children, teens, and adults:
Managing more than 10,000 encounters a year, the Telepsychiatry Program is the largest volume service within UPMC's telehealth network.
Our providers have access to all the most up-to-date research thanks to our affiliation with the University of Pittsburgh. Many psychiatrists in our program are a part of the faculty at the Pitt School of Medicine.
Within UPMC, our team:
All of this, along with the top-quality patient care we hold paramount.
Behavioral health agencies currently served by UPMC's outpatient telepsychiatry services include:
Pinebrook Family Answers
Allentown/Wind Gap, Lehigh/Northampton Counties
UPMC Behavioral Health of the Alleghenies
Altoona, Blair County
Erie, Erie County
Alternative Community Resource Program
Johnstown/Ebensburg, Cambria County
Concern Counseling Services
Mansfield/Towanda, Tioga/Bradford Counties
Berks Counseling Center
Reading, Berks County
Laurel Behavioral Health System
Wellsboro, Tioga County
Family Guidance Center
Wyomissing, Berks County
Family Behavioral Resources
Chambersburg/McConnellsburg/Greensburg, Franklin/Fulton/Westmoreland Counties
Nulton Diagnostic and Treatment Center
Johnstown, Cambria County
We offer hospital-based telepsychiatry services at:
To learn more about us, contact the UPMC Telepsychiatry Program.