Mental Health, Mental Illness, on Block Island

bringing services and support for those who are ill and education for mental health to all on Block Island

Behavioral Health

Call BI Medical Center 401-466-2974 for information, referrals and appointments.

On-Island Behavior Health Providers:

  • Tele-Medicine: – provided by Brown University and Butler Hospital resident psychiatrists

Case Manager: Tracy Fredericks ………. 207-229-6349

  • Clinical Psychologist

Peter M. Oppenheimer, Ph.D, visits the island every two weeks. Contact through Medical Center. Referrals concerning children can also be made through BI School, or, make contact online.

  • Licensed Counselors:

Kerri Spier-Gaffett ………………………… 401-752-9504

Ed McGuirl (Bridgemark, Inc.)……………401-781-2700

Paul Boorom…………………………………..401-447-2227

  • Energy Healer:

Eileen Miller ………………………………….. 401-466-9725

Eileen is trained in the Brennan Healing Science, a 4-year training program.

  • School Social Worker: Marguerite Donaldson, call school (401) 466 5600

For students during school hours only