ACCESS Mental Health CT

The ACCESS-Mental Health program consists of expert pediatric psychiatry consultation teams located throughout the state of Connecticut to help PCPs meet the needs of children and adolescents with mental health problems.

The Institute of Living hub consultation team includesACCESS Mental Health logo a child and adolescent psychiatrist(s), behavioral health clinician(s), program coordinator
and a family peer specialist. It is supported by and paid for by the state of Connecticut.

Our team is available Monday through Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM.


  • Free telephone consultation within 30 minutes of initial call
  • Assistance with finding community behavioral health services
  • Behavioral health training and education
  • A small percentage of time is reserved for face-to-face assessments 

Referral Contacts

  • ACCESS Mental Health CT Hartford Hospital Hub (one of three hubs in CT)

    Phone: 1.855.561.7135


  • Staff Contacts

    Nancy E. Hubbard, LCSW
    Phone: 860.545.7098

    Lisa Namerow, MD
    Medical Director

    Jessica Ingrassia, LCSW

    Jasmine McKenzie
    Program Coordinator

    Heather Congdon
    Family Peer Specialist