Comprehensive Behavioral Health Services

Our mission is to provide the highest quality comprehensive behavioral health services to every patient in need.

From community-based counseling to hospital-based treatment, highly specialized services in geriatric medical-psychiatry and intensive outpatient care, we are here to support your emotional and mental well-being. Our doctors and staff provide expert care, including:

  • comprehensive psychiatric assessment
  • cognitive-behavioral therapy
  • co-occurring substance use and psychiatric disorders
  • crisis evaluation
  • electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
  • family therapy
  • group therapy
  • individual therapy
  • medication management
  • treatment and management of acute, chronic and complex medical conditions

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Community-based Counseling

We provide appointment-based psychiatric care to help patients identify, address and manage behavioral or emotional concerns. We provide confidential care for many mental health issues, including:

  • anxiety disorders
  • bipolar disorder
  • depression
  • post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • stage-of-life crises
  • stress management
  • co-occurring substance use and psychiatric disorders

We work collaboratively with our patients to develop individualized treatment plans, identify short- and long-term goals, and provide support and resources to achieve therapy objectives.

For more information about our counseling options, please call 781-306-6155.

Intensive Outpatient Program

The intensive outpatient program (IOP) is an intermediate program for adults who need more than once weekly mental health treatment, but do not need 24-hour inpatient services. Treatment includes group sessions multiple times per week (minimum of 3 times a week) and advantages such as:

  • support from a team of professionals
  • peer support in small therapy groups
  • urgent access to psychiatric care
  • symptom management strategies

For more information about our counseling options, please call 781-306-6155.

Adult Psychiatric Care

With dedicated facilities for adults requiring comprehensive psychiatric care and 24-hour monitoring, we specialize in the evaluation and treatment of complex psychiatric and substance use disorders. Our behavioral health specialists take a respectful and compassionate approach to help patients through crises and return them to independence as quickly as possible.

For more information about our counseling options, please call 781-306-6155.

Inpatient Geriatric Psychiatric Care

We offer specialized care for older patients with mental health concerns that may be complicated by age-related medical problems. We help identify and address many conditions commonly experienced in advanced stages of life, including anxiety, confusion, depression, difficulty coping with illness, loss of independence, memory loss and stress.

We bring together experts in psychiatry, internal medicine, nursing, social work and occupational therapy to deliver individualized treatment, which may include:

  • behavioral and environmental strategies to assist caregivers
  • educational programs on healthy aging and well-being
  • individual and family therapy
  • medication evaluation and management
  • occupational therapy
  • referrals to community-based support services

For more information about our counseling options, please call 781-306-6155.

MelroseWakefield Hospital and Lawrence Memorial Hospital offer many easily accessible services to help support behavioral health in Malden, Melrose, Everett, Stoneham, Wakefield, Medford and other northern Boston neighborhoods.