Department of Allied Health, Mental Health and Human Services

The Department of Allied Health, Mental Health and Human Services is made up from 6 KCC Health-related programs and one certificate program.  Our faculty value the importance of education, knowledge acquisition and love of learning, as well as encouraging students in their recognition and responsibilities as members of society. We are dedicated to promoting student development and serving our community. To these ends, we strive to fulfill the following goals:

  • To develop student competence in information literacy, oral communication, quantitative skills, and technological literacy

  • To promote civic engagement, global awareness, civility, equity, inclusion and respect for diversity

  • To provide life-long learning opportunities

  • To provide comprehensive services that address student needs in order to support academic success

  • To respond to the educational, social, cultural, and economic needs of the communities we serve

To learn more about the programs we offer:

Chemical Dependency Degree & the Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate Programs

Chemical Dependency Degree & the Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate Programs

Do you want to earn college credit while completing approved education classes that will help you to qualify for the Certification in Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling Exam?

Our program offers a total of seven courses which cover the areas of expertise required by the New York State Office of Alcohol and Substance Abuse Services.

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Mental Health and Human Services Program

Mental Health and Human Services Program

The Mental Health and Human Services Program is designed for students who wish to pursue careers in human service fields such as: social work, psychology, counseling, mental health, rehabilitation, and special education. Our faculty is drawn from the fields of psychology, counseling, and social work.

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Physical Therapist Assistant Program

Physical Therapist Assistant Program

Kingsborough Community College's Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program is accredited by the Commission of Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA 22314. Phone: 713-706-3245 E-mail: accreditation@apta.org
 

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Polysomnography Technology

Polysomnography Technology

Sleep technology, also known as Polysomnographic Technology, is a distinct allied health field that studies sleeprelated disorders. It involves the measurement of multiple physiological parameters during sleep, combined with observational reporting.

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Surgical Technology

Surgical Technology

The Surgical Technology program provides the students with the professional skills required for a career in health care. The program introduces the student to the theory and practice of Surgical Technology and Perioperative practice in the classroom, laboratory and actual clinical setting

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Program

Name

Rank

Mental Health & Human Services

 

 

 

 

 

Michelle Billies

Associate Professor

Susan Ednie

Adjunct Lecturer

Caroline Hallmark

Adjunct Lecturer

Arlene Lehman

Adjunct Lecturer

Veronica McHugh

Adjunct Lecturer

Charles A  Guigno Jr.

Lecturer

George Kapetanakis

Lecturer and Program Director

William Miranda

Adjunct Lecturer

Cynthia Olvina

Adjunct Lecturer

Edik Simcha

Adjunct Lecturer

Juann Watson

Lecturer

Chemical Dependency/Substance Abuse Counseling

 

 

 

Monica Joseph

Associate Professor and Program Director

Joan Standora

Adjunct Lecturer

Steven Sulzer

Adjunct Lecturer

Lenel Caze

Assistant Professor

Paramedic Studies

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

David Jordan

Lecturer

Gail Larkin

Lecturer

Steven O’Brady

Assistant Professor

Osama Mansour*

Assistant Professor and Program Director

Dr. Lorenzo Paladino

Medical Director

Ryan Schiavone

Lecturer

Michael Smith

Lecturer

Miriam Yawitz

CLT

Physical Therapy Assistant

Michael Mattia*

Associate Professor and Program Director

 

 

Christine McVey

Assistant Professor

Lora John Wells

 CLT

Polysomnography

 

Matt Ebben*

Program Director

Santaro Ashizawa

Lecturer

Dr. Ana Krieger

Medical Director

Jean Remy

Adjunct Lecturer

Maria Narizhnaya

Adjunct Lecturer

Surgical Technology

 

 

 

 

 

Marcia Bennett-Lewis

Adjunct Lecturer

Dana Donovan

Sr. CLT

Richard Fruscione

Associate Professor

Lindsey Hayes

Adjunct Lecturer

Tyronne Johnson

Assistant Professor and Program Director

Awilda Montes

Lecturer

Lena Nguyen

Substitute Lecturer

Tyrell Nugent

Adjunct Lecturer

Nancy Rowland

Adjunct Lecturer

Francisca Soetan

Adjunct Lecturer