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Central Campus

Resources available to students at our Central Campus to help live their healthiest lives.

Crisis intervention

For after-hour emergencies, contact one of the providers below, call the crisis intervention hotlines, access our telehealth services or go to the nearest emergency room. 

CMSU Tap Line
800-222-9016

Crisis Intervention Hotline
800-222-9016 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
800-273-8255 
 
The National Domestic Violence Hotline
800-799-7233
thehotline.org

Crisis Text Line
Text “Home” to 741741 to connect with a crisis counselor.

 


County resources

Treatment Locator Map

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) – Use the SAMHSA website to find treatment facilities and agencies (various levels of care) nearby.

CMSU (Columbia Montour Snyder Union) Services System

570-275-5422
Offers assistance with mental health, developmental services, substance misuse and crisis/emergency. Consumers must have medical assistance or no insurance with proof of residency to qualify for services except for crisis/emergency.

CMSU Community Support Program

Meetings held the second Tuesday of the month at 1 p.m. 

Other Support Groups

  • Compassionate Friends
  • Adult Grief Group
  • Men’s Breakfast Club
  • Bloomsburg Depression Support Group
  • Sunbury Depression Support Group
  • Anxiety Support Group

Counseling and psychiatry resources

Bloomsburg Psychological Center
816 Central Road, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-387-1832
Services: Counseling, therapy dogs, community support groups
Insurances: Highmark BC/BS, Geisinger, Medical Assistance (certain counties), private pay 

Dr. Kuna and Associates
Locations: Danville, Bloomsburg
570-961-3361
Insurances: State and commercial
Sliding scale available 
Testing: Psychoeducational, ADHD, psychological

Dianna Banks, PhD
Clinical psychologist
260 Reitz Blvd., Suite 5, Lewisburg, PA 17837
570-273-8691
Insurances: BC/BS, Geisinger, Highmark

Family Nest Counseling 
1000 Market St., Suite 41, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-204-7113
Accepts state insurance

Strategic Counseling, LLC
313 Mill St., Suite C, Danville, PA 17821
570-437-0783
jeremy@strategiccounseling.net
Services: Counseling
Insurances: Capital Blue plans & private pay ($70 per individual)

Willow Tree Wellness Counseling
P.O. Box 47, Orangeville, PA 17859
570-317-2999
Services: Counseling, psychiatry, nutrition
Insurances: Highmark, BC/BS, Capital Bluecross, Geisinger, Geisinger Gold, private pay ($140 per individual, $300 per initial psychiatry with $160 follow-up)
 

Emergency care

Geisinger Medical Center

100 N. Academy Ave., Danville, PA 17822
570-271-6211

Urgent care

Geisinger ConvenientCare

175 Northumberland St., Danville, PA  17821
570-284-4575

425 E. 1st St., Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-416-7890


Primary care

Sana Haq, MD

16 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821
800-275-6401

Kathy Baylor, MD

3151 Columbia Blvd., Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-387-2144

Rebecca Jean Beichner, MD

16 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821
800-275-6401 

Leon Francis, MD

3151 Columbia Blvd., Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-784-0500

Karl Luxardo, DO

2407 Reichart Road, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-784-8303


Eye care

The Eye Center of Central PA

732 Church St., Danville, PA 17821
866-995-3937

Dental care

Stacie Mitchell, DMD

444 Pine St., Danville, PA 17821
570-275-2600


John Rinehart, DMD

4 Weser Lane, Danville, PA 17821
570-275-2684

Health and wellness

Anytime Fitness
603 E. Market St., Danville, PA 17821
570-271-0100

Muscle & Fitness Factory
327 Ferry St. #1, Danville PA 17821
570-275-5771

Danville Are Community Center
1041 Liberty St., Danville, PA 17821
570-275-3001

StudioB Yoga Center
518 Mill St., Danville, PA 17821
516-319-0764
 

Local community


Needlestick policy


Student health and disability insurance


Wellness resources

Taking a holistic approach to total health, Geisinger Commonwealth offers a wealth of resources for students in regard to every aspect that contributes to a person’s sense of well-being, including:

  • Emotional 
  • Environmental 
  • Financial 
  • Intellectual 
  • Occupational 
  • Physical 
  • Social 
  • Spiritual 
Learn more on our Student Wellness page. Current students can also log in to our wellness resources SharePoint site.

These therapists aren’t employed by or connected with Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine. And they won’t be in a position to evaluate students’ academic performance and promotion. Access these or any community therapist by calling the provider’s office directly.

For after-hour emergencies, call the crisis intervention hotlines, 911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Contact Student Health Services

Administrative office
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building, First floor, 1004W
525 Pine St., Scranton, PA 18509
570-558-4290
Fax: 570-558-4295

Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Maria Kobylinski, MD
Medical director

Paul Burke, BSN, RN
Manager
570-558-4290
pburke2@geisinger.edu

Jonathan Blake, LSW
Behavioral Health Therapist Lead
570-558-4292
jtblake@geisinger.edu

Olivia DelVechhio, LSW
Behavioral health therapist
570-558-7489
odelvecchio@geisinger.edu

Kyle Strobel, MS, NCC, LPC
Behavioral health therapist
570-558-4294
klstrobel@geisinger.edu

Terry Waibel
Administrative assistant
570-558-4293
twaibel@geisinger.edu