Buffalo Mental Health Counseling Services provides Online (Telemental Health) Counseling to adults across New York State. The secure Telehealth platform Doxy.me is used to complete online video counseling sessions. Doxy.me can be used on most smartphones, tablets and computers.
How it works:
Prior to the scheduled appointment time, a text message and email will be sent to the client providing them with a link to the virtual waiting room. There is no fee to use this service.
Online Counseling is a great option for clients who:
-Have limited time to fit appointments into their busy schedule
-Are caretakers of others
-Live in rural and/or underserved areas
-Struggle with transportation to/from appointments
-Have mobility issues
-Experience Anxiety due to leaving their home
-Are in need of non-traditional appointment times
-Prefer a Counselor in a different geographical location