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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.

Crisis Intervention Program

717-232-7511 or 1-888-596-4447

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline


The National Domestic Violence Hotline


Domestic Violence, YWCA


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 locate treatment facilities and agencies (various levels of care) within an identified geographic region.

CMSU (Columbia Montour Snyder Union) Services System

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.

Dauphin County Assistance

Offers assistance with Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)/food stamps, Cash Assistance, Medical Assistance, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

Dauphin County Department of Human Services

Offers assistance with mental health, developmental services, family services, substance use.

Counseling and psychiatry resources

Psychiatry Resources, Non-Preceptors

Dr. Shiv Aggarwal, MD
Dr. Janeice Andrews, MD
Dr. Paul Brettschneider, MD
Dr. Elaine Douglas, MD
Dr. Randy Kaplan, MD
Dr. Apwinder Kauri, MD (speaks Enlgish, Hindu, Panjabi)
Dr. Suzi Keidig, MD
Dr. Jagadeesh Moola, MD
Dr. Kristen Yost, DO

Cornerstone Counseling Center

6022 Jonestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17112

Jamie Bolton, PsyD

207 House Ave., Suite 109, Camp Hill, PA17011
Licensed psychologist 

Karen Weitzner, PhD

1017 Mumma Road, Suite 200, Lemoyne, PA 17043
Licensed psychologist 

Paul Wallin, PhD

201 S. 32nd Street, Camp Hill, PA 17011
Licensed psychologist 

Prescriptions for Enlightening Paths

355 N. 21st St., Suite 204, Camp Hill, PA 17011

Emergency care

Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center

503 N. 21st St., Camp Hill, PA 17011

Urgent care

Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center Urgent Care

431 N. 21st St., Camp Hill, PA 17011

UPMC Pinnacle Fast Care Clinic

3301 Trindle Rd. (Inside Giant Food Store), Camp Hill, PA 17011

Primary care

Anne Darby, DO

3025 Market St., Entrance B, Camp Hill, PA 17011

UPMC PinnacleHealth Internal Medicine

4400 Carlisle Pike, Camp Hill, PA 17011

Eye care

Dailey Harvey Eye Associates

1857 Center St., Camp Hill, PA 17011

Paul Michael Bednarek, OD

3401 Hartzdale Dr., Total Vision Care , Camp Hill, PA 17011

Dental care

Verber Family Dentistry

3920 Market St., Camp Hill, PA 17011

McCracken Family Dentistry

3801 Market St., Camp Hill, PA 17011

Health and wellness

Absolute Pilates – Camp Hill

3514 Trindle Rd., Camp Hill, PA 17011
717-585-2592 Group fitness

BeFit Body & Mind

427N. 25th St., Camp Hill, PA 17011
717-443-1119 Yoga

CrossFit 717

836 Market St., Rear, Lemoyne, PA 17043
717-635-8806 CrossFit program

Gold’s Gym

3401 Hartzdale Dr., Camp Hill, PA 17011
717-303-2011 Gym, fitness and training

Hygea Wellness Co.

2321 Market St., Rear, Camp Hill, PA 17044
Wellness center

LA Fitness

3321 E. Trindle Rd., Camp Hill, PA 17011
Gym, fitness and training

Penn Live: Camp Hill

Town Planner: Camp Hill

Needlestick policy

Student health and disability insurance

Wellness resources SharePoint site

Current Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine students can log in to our wellness resources SharePoint site. Taking a holistic approach to total health, the site offers a wealth of resources for students in regard to every aspect that contributes to a person’s sense of well-being, including:

  • Mental & emotional
  • Physical
  • Spiritual
  • Social
  • Intellectual
  • Financial 
  • Environmental 

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
Fax: 570-558-4295

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

Dr. Richard Martin
Medical Director

Paul Burke, RN

Kyle Strobel, MS, NCC, LPC
Behavioral Health Therapist

Terry Waibel
Administrative Assistant