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Crisis intervention

For after-hour emergencies, students should contact one of the providers listed under resources below, call the crisis intervention hotlines below, call the Employee Assistance Program (EAP) or go to the nearest emergency room.

CMSU Tap Line

1-800-222-9016

Helpline NEPA

888-829-1341 or 570-829-1341

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-7233

Domestic Violence

Columbia & Montour County, 800-544-8293
Snyder & Union County, 800-850-7948


County resources

Treatment Locator Map

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) – Use the SAMHSA website to locate treatment facilities and agencies (various levels of care) within an identified geographic region.

CMSU (Columbia Montour Snyder Union) Services System

570-275-5422
Offers assistance with mental health, developmental services, substance use, 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.

Left Behind Support Group

Support groups for loss survivors
Meetings held the second Tuesday on the month from 6:30 – 8 p.m.

Families Helping Families

Substance use awareness
Meetings held every Tuesday 6 – 8 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

Psychiatry resources, Non-preceptors

Dr. Nicole Gurski, DO
Dr. Pabel Mehta, MD (speaks English & Gujarati)
Dr. Fatin Nahi, MD (speaks English & Arabic)
Dr. Stephen Paolucci, MD
Dr. Susan Paolucci, MD
Dr. Amanda Taylor, MD
800-275-6401
Geisinger 


Bloomsburg Psychological Center

816 Central Road, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-387-1832
Offers counseling, animal-assisted therapy and community support groups.
Accepts Highmark BC/BS, Geisinger, Medical Assistance (certain counties) and private pay.


Danville Family Practice

1410 Bloom Road, Danville, PA 17821
570-275-3789


Strategic Counseling, LLC

313 Mill St., Suite C, Danville, PA 17821
570-437-0783
Counseling
Accepts Capital Blue plans & private pay ($70 per individual).


Willow Tree Wellness Counseling

298 East 5th St., Suite #2, Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-317-2999
Offers counseling, psychiatry, yoga and nutrition.
Accepts Highmark BC/BS, Geisinger, Geisinger Gold and private pay ($140 per individual, $300 initial psychiatry with $160 follow-up).

Emergency care

Geisinger Medical Center

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

Urgent care

Geisinger CareWorks

146 Continental Blvd., Danville, PA 17821
570-284-4575

Geisinger Careworks

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


Primary care

Sana Haq, MD

16 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821
1-800-275-6401

Kathy Baylor, MD

3151 Columbia Blvd., Bloomsburg, PA 17815
1-570-387-2144

Rebecca Jean Beichner, MD

16 Woodbine Lane, Danville, PA 17821
1-800-275-6401 

Leon Francis, MD

3151 Columbia Blvd., Bloomsburg, PA 17815
1-570-784-0500

Karl Luxardo, DO

2407 Reichart Rd., Bloomsburg, PA 17815
570-784-8303


Eye care

The Eye Center of Central PA

732 Church St., Danville, PA 17821
1-866-995-3937

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

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


CrossFit Iron & Steel

1 Liberty St., Danville, PA 17821
570-275-3001
Student discount rate


Danville Bodywork Center

1002 Bloom Rd., Suite 1, Danville, PA 17821
570-271-1323
Gym


Milton Rock Gym

45 S. Front St., Milton, PA 17847
570-742-8290
Gym


Reflex Jiu Jitsu

336 Mill St., Danville, PA 17821
570-951-5003
Fitness Center


StudioB Yoga Center

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

Needlestick policy


Student health and disability insurance


Contact Student Health Services (SHS)

SHS administrative office
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Medical Sciences Building, First floor, 1062 W
525 Pine St., Scranton, PA 18509
570-558-4290
Fax: 570-558-4295

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

Dr. Richard Martin
Medical Director

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

Michelle L. Ostroski, MSW, LSW
Clinical Well-being Specialist
570-558-4290 
mlostroski@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