The mission of Bivona Child Advocacy Center is to coordinate and provide services and support to meet the needs of child victims of sexual or physical abuse and their families at a single and safe, child-friendly facility. The Center is committed to reducing trauma, promoting accountability, fostering healing, and advocating on behalf of child victims of sexual and physical abuse.
Madeleine Reynolds Bolz provides counseling for children, young adults and parents. She is experienced in Play Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for a variety of issues. Special areas of interest are children of gay parents and families experiencing chronic illness and loss. Some insurance is accepted and a sliding fee scale is available.
Vickijo Campanaro-Cummings is a New York Licensed and national certified psychotherapist with graduate degrees in counseling, psychology, music and education. She has been in private practice for over 25 years. Vickijo has held positions as educator, therapist and consultant at a number of institutions including Nazareth College of Rochester. She has also run workshops and groups on a variety of topics. Vickijo originated the first and longest running straight spouse Support Group in New York State. She is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), hypnosis and Thought Field Therapy. Vickijo is the associate director for the The Assisi Institute, a not-for-profit organization that seeks to foster the integration of the mystical traditions of both Eastern and Western spirituality.
She also specializes in straight spouse support.
We are a full-service, free-standing office specializing in the medical and mental health care of adolescents and young adults (ages 10-30).
Dr. Jeffrey Alberts, MD, an adolescent and young adult health care specialist, provides care in a comfortable environment separate from the pediatric clinic.
We provide comprehensive medical, social, and psychological screening and care with every annual physical examination or as indicated for health concern visits and consultations.
We provide sufficient time to meet alone with patients to foster their transition into adulthood where accepting more responsibility and advocating for their own health care needs is ideal for development of independence and maturity.
We provide confidential opportunities for teens and young adults to comfortably seek advice and address all health concerns freely.
Longer appointment times allow for thorough medical and mental health care recognizing that both are components of health and illness.
Dedicated advocacy for family, educational, legal and vocational agencies is provided as needed.
Your busy schedule is appreciated, teens may be seen without requiring the presence of a parent if prior permission is arranged.
* Dr. Alberts has been recommended to us as a transgender knowledgeable and welcoming provider.
Kevin Coffey specializes in work with LGBT youths and assists with the Gay Alliance Youth Program.
Free consultations available at the Gay Alliance for all ages. Call 585-244-8640 to schedule an appointment.
Some of the issues D can assist with include life transitions, sexuality, improving relationships, gender identity, anxiety, depression, stress related to working in medical professions, trauma, spirituality, and issues.
D Lydia Seright, LMFT, MAC (she/they)
Description: I am a licensed individual and couples psychotherapist, located just a few blocks from the Out Alliance. As a member of the LGBTQ+ community, I’m dedicated to supporting all folks with marginalized identities. My specialties include gender counseling (including assessments for HRT and surgeries), sex therapy, Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFT), EMDR for trauma, navigating non-monogamy, supporting service professionals with work/life balance, and young adults. I can also assist with anxiety, depression, grief/loss, and other life challenges.
Sliding fee scale available
Individual & Group Therapy. Licensed Psychologist Specialties: Anxiety & Depression, Abuse & Trauma, DBT, Relationships, Grief, Gender & Sexuality Issues.
Dr. Deutsch has been recommended to us as a transgender friendly and knowledgeable therapist. She also runs a transgender therapy group. Call for information.