St. John's Riverside Hospital
Behavioral Health Services
2 Park Avenue
Yonkers, New York 10703
Contact Person: Don Gasparini, Assistant Vice President
Phone Number: (914) 964-7972    Admissions: (914) 964-7537
Fax Number: (914) 964-7704
Web address:
Number of Yrs in Service: Since 1967

Our mission is to provide quality and accessible services to the patients we serve while also insuring their physical and emotional well-being. Through a multi-disciplinary treatment team approach, patients are assessed and placed in levels of care that most appropriately address their individual needs and offer the best opportunity for recovery and return the an optimal level of functioning


 Disabilities Served:

Hearing Impaired x Visually Impaired x
Emotional / Psychiatric x Mental Retardation x
Developmental Disabilities x Physical Disabilities x
Learning Disabilities x Autism x
Medically Fragile x Traumatic Brain Injured x
Other Disabilities: Chemically Dependent


Ages Served:

0 to 5   22 to 65 x
6 to 21 x 65 and over x

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts x Team Sports  
Biking   Tennis  
Camps   Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding   Wheelchair Sports  
Martial Arts   Writing  
Music x Yoga x
Social x Swimming  
Other Recreation:  We have activities therapists who provide a wide range of recreational activities

Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention   High School  
Pre-School   Post Secondary  
Elementary/Middle School   Pre-Vocational  
Professional   Assessments  
Other Education:


Transportation Services Provided:

Public x Travel Training  
Private x    
Other Transportation:  We provide transportation to our treatment programs.


Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing:


Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

Guardianship   Assessments  
Pooled Trusts   Disability Rights Advocacy  
Supplemental Needs Trust   Disability Support Groups  
School Advocacy   Sexuality Awareness Counseling  
Other Legal / Support / Advocacy Services:

Medical Services Services Provided:

Clinical Services x Nutrition Counseling x
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services x
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy   Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services:

Vocational Services Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation x Sheltered Employment  
Vocational Training   Supported Employment  
Pre-Vocational Training x Competitive Employment  
Vocational Counseling x    
Other Vocational Services:
                   Community Day Services Provided:
Day Habilitation   Drop In Centers  
Day Treatments   Psychosocial  
    Pre Employment  
    Supported Education