Resource Directory

The resources on this list are a starting point for you in your search, they are not individual recommendations and need to be interviewed as you would any other provider.

If you are in Crisis, call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline:

Toll-free NY Statewide Postpartum Resource Center of New York Helpline:


The Postpartum Resource Center of New York, Inc

Postpartum Support International

Postpartum Dads

Shades of Light Facebook page

Counseling/Therapy Services

Jeanne-Marie Rimlinger, CRC, LMHC
Albany Lifeworks
200 Trillium Lane
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 391-3719

Laura Connell, MA, LMHC
125 Wolf Rd.
Albany,  New York  12205
(518) 526-0208

James M. Hislop, LCSW, BCH
6 Executive Park Dr.
Albany, NY. 12203
(518) 482-6160

Terri St. George, LMHC  (PMAD and loss)
1 Pinnacle Place
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 209-7359
Accepted Insurance: Out of Network, self-pay

Nicole Viscusi, LMHC   (PMAD and loss)
1 Pinnacle Place, Suite 102
Albany, NY
(518) 689-0244, ext 30
Accepted Insurance: CDPHP, Fidelis, UBH, Empire BC/BS, Tricare, self-pay ($60./session)

Betsy Bradley, PhD  (PMAD and loss)
959 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 618-2387
Accepted Insurance: CDPHP, Self-pay, (MVP insurance coverage TBD, coming soon)

Alaina Bullock, LMHC  (PMAD and loss)
7 Corporate Dr.
Clifton Park, NY 12065
(518) 400-2876
Accepted Insurance: Self-pay, Sliding Scale (insurance coverage TBD, coming soon)

Rebecca Smith, MS
1 Barney Rd., Suite 223
Clifton Park, NY 12065
(518) 527-1834

Barbara F. Pats, PhD,
Clinical Psychologist
200 Delaware Ave.
Delmar, NY 12054
(518) 439-0090, ext. 4

Katina Saxton, LCSW   (PMAD and loss)
220 N. Ballston Ave.
Scotia, NY 12302
1 Hemphil Place
Malta, NY
(518) 374-3278, Ext. 425
Insurance: CDPHP, MVP, BS NeNY, BC/BS, Empire, Fidelis, United Healthcare

ECS Psychological Services, P.C.
PhD Psychologists, Licensed
Mental Health Counselors, and
Clinical Social Workers
210 Church St.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 580-0520

Laura Bykofsky, LMSW
409 Maple Ave.
Saratoga Springs, NY
(518)  583-3530

Alexis Katz, LCSW   (PMAD and loss)
432 Broadway, #810
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 681-1976
Accepted Insurance: Self-pay, Sliding Scale

Kathryn Manning, LCSW
Psychotherapist, One Roof
58 Henry St.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 581-3180   Ext. 331

Kimberly Marks, LCSW
Psychotherapist, One Roof
58 Henry St.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 581-3180   Ext. 330

Selma Nemer, PhD
Clinical Psychologist, One Roof
58 Henry St.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 581-3180   Ext 307

Ann Saffi-Biasetti, LCSW-R
550 Maple Ave., Suite 202
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 894-8344

Medical Services

Four Winds Hospital
In-patient Psychiatric Care
30 Cresent Ave.
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Jeannine Jacobs, B.A., IBCLC
Board Certified Lactation Consultant
(518) 588-4343

Dr. Kathryn Leoplod, OBGYN  (MD FACOG)
Women’s Care
6 Carpenter Lane
Saratoga Springs , New York 12866
(518) 583-0020

Dr. Lorelei Michels, DO, IBCLC
BC Family Medical Physician,
Breastfeeding Medical Specialist
638 Western Ave.
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 763-3312

Jennifer Fegan-Szalay, LM, CM
Licensed Midwife, offers Medication Management, Postpartum Planning
19 Chatham St., 1st Floor
Nassau, NY 12123
(518) 478-8827
Accepted Insurance: Self-pay, Sliding Scale, Free Consultation, Call for current insurance coverage

Lucie Murray, NPP
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
2 Executive Park Dr.
Albany, NY 12203
(518) 438-0033

Jaime Nass, MS, CNM, PMHNP-BC
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
423A New Karner Rd., 2nd floor
Albany, NY 12205
(518) 713-4703

Dr. Clifford Passen, MD, Psychiatrist
268 Broadway, Ste 202
Saratoga Springs, NY
(518) 583-3002

Additional Resources:

Doula Network of the Capital Region

Postpartum Prep Classes
Prepare for life after the birth
NicoleViscusi, LMHC
(518) 689-0244

Pregnancy and fertility resources for women and couples currently pregnant, working through loss, or trying to conceive.
1 Rosell Dr.
Ballston Lake, NY 12019
(518) 461-5352

Capital District Child Care Council
(518) 426-7181
Toll Free: 1-800-521-KIDS(5437)

Samaritan Counseling Centers (sliding scale and free counseling for those who qualify)
Albany, Rensselaer, Schenectady, and Saratoga Counties
Main Office Phone: (518) 374-3514

SUNY Albany Psychological Center
Psychological services to children, adolescents, and adults
299 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY 12206
(518) 442-4900

Capital District ICAN (International Cesarean Awareness Network)
Free monthly support groups offered