New Horizon Counseling Center was born in 1981 during a period in which sweeping budget cuts led to a decline in services for the mentally ill. Governmental cuts to social programs affected many groups throughout the country. These cuts hampered support for the poor and mentally ill, among other groups.
It became abundantly clear to our founder Dr. Isac Bechor that the needs of people struggling with mental illness were not being met.
New Horizon Counseling Center was at the forefront of the response to mental illness in Queens, providing multiple services tailored to the needs of the communities that it entered. Today, New Horizon Counseling Center has expanded its scope across New York with multiple centers along with comprehensive care management.
At the heart of our approach is a commitment to OUR MISSION: