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West Campus

All the resources students at our West Campus need, all in one place.

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. 

Crisis Intervention Hotline
800-929-9583

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

Mifflin County Assistance
717-248-6746
Offers assistance with SNAP (food stamps), Cash Assistance, Medical Assistance, LIHEAP
 

Counseling and psychiatry resources

Fred Benner, LPC
Brighter Visions Counseling
27 North Brown St., Lewistown, PA 17044
717-889-7152
Insurances: Geisinger, Aetna, BCBS, Highmark, Magellan, UPMC, state 

Leslie McCarl, LCSW
152 E. Market St., Suite 111, Lewistown, PA 17044
717-247-7930
Insurances: State, BCBS, Cigna, Geisinger

Enlighten Psychiatric Services
134 W. Market St., Lewistown, PA 17044
717-437-9000
Insurances: Accepts most including state, Geisinger and BCBS

State College Counseling LLC
1362 S. Atherton St., State College, PA 16801
814-569-6389
Insurances: Cigna, Geisinger, Highmark, Optum

Erickson Psychological Services, LLC
315 S. Allen St., Suite 421, State College, PA 16801
814-402-8698
Insurances: BCBS, Geisinger, Highmark, UPMC

Dylan Alexander Corp, PhD
State College, PA 16801
814-212-5409
Insurances: Aetna, BCBS, Geisinger, Highmark, Magellan, UMPC

Emergency care

Geisinger Lewistown Hospital
400 Highland Ave., Lewistown, PA 17044 
717-248-5411

Mount Nittany Medical Center
1800 E. Park Ave., State College, PA 16803
814-231-7000
 

Urgent care

Geisinger ConvenientCare Burnham
224 N. Logan Blvd. #220, Burnham, PA 17009
717-242-0196

Geisinger ConvenientCare State College
1630 N. Atherton St., State College, PA 16803 (Best Buy Plaza)
814-238-1279

Dr. Paul’s Clinic
1516 Martin St., State College, PA 16803
814-424-2095

Primary care

Lewistown Community Health Center
106 Derry Heights Blvd., Yeagertown, PA 17099
717-447-0340

Mount Nittany Health - Park Avenue
1850 E. Park Ave., Suite 103, State College, PA 16803 
814-234-6750

Mount Nittany Health - Blue Course Drive
1700 Old Gatesburg Road, Suite 310, State College, PA 16803 
814-237-3122

Eye care

Greater vision 
19 W. Third St., Lewistown, PA 17044
717-248-5678

State College Eye Care
611 University Drive, Unit 111, State College, PA 16801
814-234-6060

Dental care

Direct DentalCare
30 W 3rd St., Lewistown, PA 17044 
717-248-6004

University Dental Care
112 W. Forest Ave., Suite 201, State College, PA 16801
814-234-8224

Health and wellness

Orangetheory Fitness
106 S. Atherton St., State College, PA 16801
814-625-2026

MR STAX
233 E. 3rd St., Lewistown, PA 17044
717-250-8328

Lewistown Health and Fitness Center
109 S. Plaza Drive, Lewistown, PA 17044
717-248-6995

Wellness in Motion
2541 E. College Ave., State College, PA 16801
814-237-4005

Yoga Lab
124 McAllister Alley, State College, PA 16801
814-826-3826

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, 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