How can we help?

Our menu of services in the greater Boston area, the North Shore and Merrimack Valley shows the range and relevance of our many programs, from mental health counseling for individuals, couples and families, to addiction treatment, to emergency psychiatric services. Click for a comprehensive list of our programs, admission requirements and contact information (pdf opens in new window).

Outpatient Counseling and Medication Services

Lahey Health Behavioral Services Outpatient Services

Click on each city in the list to download that clinic’s brochure.

41 Mason St. – P: 978.745.2440 F: 978.744.1701
800 Cummings Ctr. – Suite 266-T. P: 978.921.1190. F: 978.927.3724
298 Washington St. – P: 978.283.0296. F: 978.283.2665
12 Methuen St. – P: 978.683.3128. F: 978.682.7296

Here are the guidelines and regulations for clients of our medication services.

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Sample Services
  • Outpatient therapy for individuals, couples and families
  • Addiction treatment
  • School-based programs
  • Psychiatric services and pharmacological care
  • Treatment for eating disorders

We can help you or your family through periods of stress and adjustment, such as dealing with issues of aging or adolescence; parenting a newborn; going through separation or divorce: or helping children with problems at school. Also, we have the expertise to help you to learn the skills to manage issues such as depression, anxiety, chronic mental illness, trauma, ADHD, bipolar illness and other conditions. We accept most insurance and managed health plans.

VOCAL – Victims of Crime and Loss

VOCAL provides specialized therapies and supports for victims of crime and trauma, including homicide, assault, sexual assault, domestic violence and other forms of crime or stigmatization. We work with adults and children. Our program is supported by MOVA through the 1984 VOCA grant from the OVC, OJP and U.S. DOJ. There are no fees for any of our services.

Or download our brochures:
Adult program: 978.927.4506, ext. 7801. Children’s program: 978.927.4506, ext. 7803.

Day Treatment Programs for Adults with Mental Health Conditions

Five-day-per-week trauma informed, recovery and rehabilitation-oriented program. We assist adults (18+) who are experiencing life-altering consequences of mental illnesses and co-occurring disorders.

Participants enroll in classes and activities that address certain aspects of recovery.

If you, your patient or someone you care about has a mental illness and is unable to manage distressing symptoms, call the numbers below.

Haverhill – Serving greater Haverhill and the lower Merrimack Valley – 978.564.1601. Address: 200 Main Street, Suite F, Haverhill, MA 01830. View and download a brochure.

Salem – Serving greater Salem, Beverly, Cape Ann and most of the North Shore – 978.524.7133. Address: 35 Congress Street, Building 2, Rear, 3rd floor, Salem, MA 01970. View and download a brochure. | Print and complete our intake form.

Partial Hospitalization Program, BayRidge Hospital, Lynn, MA

For referrals/admission call 781.477.6938. Download and complete our referral form.

Intensive, short term, day program providing group therapy treatment for adults with psychiatric and substance abuse disorders. The program operates Monday–Friday 8:30am to 2:30pm. Participants attend full or half day, three to five days per week. Five groups are offered daily, including DBT, anger management, relaxation techniques, coping skills and recovery/relapse prevention. Individual counseling and medication consultation are provided. Assistance with transportation for residents of surrounding communities is available.

Partial Hospitalization Program, Beverly Hospital, Beverly, MA

For referrals/admission call 978.816.2812. Download and complete our referral form.

Intensive, short term, day program providing group therapy treatment for adults experiencing problems related to mental health or addiction. The program operates Monday–Friday 9:00am to 2:30pm. Five treatment groups are offered daily, which focus on wellness and recovery, including communication skills, coping with change, and developing health relationships. Individual counseling is an integral part of the treatment, and medication consultation is available. Assistance with transportation for residents of surrounding communities is available.

Discover Program, Addison Gilbert Hospital, Gloucester, MA

For referrals/admission call 978.283.4000 ×422. Download and complete our referral form.

The Discover program is a structured daily addictions treatment program for adults, providing addiction education and relapse prevention skills, with 5 treatment groups each day from 9am to 3pm. The program serves individuals seeking help to achieve or maintain sobriety, and to build a solid foundation for recovery. Family members are provided support and education to help them develop a positive environment and avoid enabling behaviors.

Center for TMS Therapy, Beverly Hospital at Danvers, MA

For information and referrals call 978.304.8671

Trans Magnetic Stimulation therapy is indicated for adults with major depressive disorder who have not seen significant improvement after taking antidepressant medications. This treatment has been successful for people who are not getting adequate benefit from their current treatment for depression, are taking multiple medications to treat their depression, or experience medication side effects which are difficult to tolerate. The treatment is notable for its lack of side effects. It is a non-invasive, non-drug therapy that has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration as a safe and effective treatment for depression.

Electroconvulsive Treatment, Beverly Hospital

For referrals/admission call 781.477.6940

ECT is provided on either an outpatient or inpatient basis, and is a treatment option for individuals with treatment-resistant depression, mania, medication intolerance or psychotic depression. Certified and trained physicians and nurses provide consultation, evaluation, education, and treatment for individuals experiencing depression as well as other psychiatric conditions who might benefit from ECT. Prior to receiving ECT as an outpatient, patients are admitted to the inpatient unit to have the necessary medical assessment and begin the course of ECT. Once it is deemed appropriate to continue on an outpatient basis, patients are discharged and return to the hospital for continued treatments, which typically occur one to two times per month or more frequently when indicated.

Family, Youth and Children’s Services

Our caring, expert staff members work with children, teens and their families who have emotional, behavioral or mental health challenges. Check the list of our programs here, or feel free to call our agency to find out which program is suitable for your child or teen.

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Outpatient Counseling Services – Including cross-cultural, medication management and family services. We also work with children and teens in the schools. We have multiple locations, so look for a clinic near you. See our listing here.

The Youth Services division of Lahey Health Behavioral Services (LHBS) shall provide and promote healthy eating habits driven by menu planning and school curriculum. To ensure that the programs follow program policies and procedures and comply with:

  • The Department of Nutrition
  • Massachusetts 603 CMR 18.03(7)
  • MA DOE Criterion 14.2
  • The Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010,

the Act Menus will be prepared and/or reviewed by a person who has had training in the nutritional needs of children and the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) requirement for a nutritionally adequate diet.

CSA (Community Service Agency) – Works with families who have one or more children with a serious emotional, behavioral, and or mental health challenge.

CSA Cape Ann – Serves families in 12 towns and cities on the North Shore – 978.922.0025
En Español.
Print, complete and send our intake/​referral form.

CSA Haverhill – Serves families in 13 towns and cities in the lower Merrimack Valley – 978.374.0414. Print, complete and send our intake/​referral form.

Emergency Psychiatric Services – Our mobile crisis team can see adults and families in their homes, at schools, in outpatient clinics or at your local hospital. 24/7 services. From our Salem, Lawrence, Lowell and Haverhill, sites, we serve anyone who is within these areas and the surrounding towns. Or call 1.866.523.1216.

Download a brochure:

In English – Haverhill
In English – Lawrence
In English – Lowell
In English – Salem
En Español – Salem
En Español – Lawrence
In English – Lowell
En Español – Lowell
In Khmer – Lowell

Individual and Family Flexible Support Services – Offers individual youth support, family systems intervention, and youth support groups through collaboration with the Mass. Department of Mental Health. For more information contact: 978.921.1190 ×.561. If completing a consent form, please feel free to read over our IFFSS Orientation Packet.

Hill House – Co-ed CBAT program for teens, ages 12–18. P: 978.356.9321 / F: 978.356.9724

In Home Therapy – A short-term, intensive service that works with youth and their families to stabilize crisis situations. Includes intensive family therapy, care coordination, and telephone crisis response. Print, complete and send our intake/​referral form.
p(ind2em). North Shore/Cape Ann: 978.998.3680
Haverhill/Merrimack Valley: 978.373.3086, ext. 208

Therapeutic Mentoring – A one-on-one service for youth with significant behavioral, emotional and mental health needs. Youth work on specific skills with the support of specially-trained mentors. Please complete and send our intake/​referral form.

Cape Ann: 978.998.3680
Lawrence/Lowell: 978.620.1795
Haverhill: 978.373.3086, ex. 202

Solstice Day School – Alternative day school accepts offers highly individualized education plans. Accepts referrals from other schools. View and download more info. 978.948.2346.

Student Assistance Program – A school-based program that provides support and intervention services to students who experience academic, social or behavioral challenges. Currently serves eight public schools on the North Shore. 978.968.1700. Funded primarily by the North Shore United Way.

Team Fourteen – A new substance use treatment service for adolescents that provides free individual, family and group treatment to Essex County youth and their families.

Worried that a young person in your life is struggling with substance use? Contact Team Fourteen via our website or call 978.867.7137.

VOCAL Children’s Program – Free, confidential services for children who have experienced physical or sexual abuse or who have witnessed domestic violence. 978.927.4506, ext. 7803.

Emergency Psychiatric Services

How do emergency psychiatric services work?

Our emergency psychiatric services and mobile crisis team are available 24/7, 365 days per year. We see people in their homes, schools, day care centers or other safe locations. We cover all of northeastern Massachusetts. Our service area extends north of Lynn and west to and including greater Lowell (see our towns and catchment areas on the right). We serve anyone who lives or is in those areas.

Watch the video on the right to learn how emergency psychiatric services can work for you.

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Salem: English / Español
Lawrence: English / Español
Haverhill: English
Lowell: English

If you live outside of this geographic area, call the toll-free, statewide number: 877.382.1609.

Community Crisis Stabilization Program (CCS) for adults (18+) (Lowell, Salem and Lawrence)

This is a six-bed program for adults (18+) who have Masshealth, Medicare or are uninsured. CCS is a supportive alternative to hospitalization. After admission, people generally stay for 3–5 days. In order to be admitted to the CCS, you must be evaluated by the crisis team.

Crisis Team

The team provides emergency psychiatric assessments and suppportive services in a variety of settings, including homes, schools, outpatient clinics and hospitals. The team also provides ongoing crisis counseling services until the client can be connected to ongoing providers. Open 7 days/week.

Mobile Crisis Intervention (Masshealth children and adolescents (under 21 years old)

The 24/7 Mobile Crisis Team works with youth and their families with serious emotional disturbances, plus up to seven days of ongoing crisis counseling, support and stabilization.

Addiction Services

From outpatient counseling to treatment-focused halfway houses, we offer a full range of addiction treatment programs for adults and teens. Our expert and compassionate staff really care about helping you or your loved one to learn the skills to get sober and live a healthier, happier life.

Across our residential treatment programs, 50–52% of our clients successfully complete their treatment, exceeding the statewide rate.

We accept most insurances, including Medicare and Medicaid — as well as most major credit cards.

To ask about admission, call the specific program’s phone number (below).

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Outpatient Counseling and Group Therapy

Outpatient Counseling – Substance use counseling and group therapy for adults and teens.

Court Services – A range of outpatient, court-ordered programs, including Operating Under the Influence (OUIL) and court evaluations
P: 978.921.1190.

The Discover Program, Addison-Gilbert Hospital, Gloucester, MA
For referrals/admission call 978.283.4000 ×422. Download and complete our referral form.

The Discover program is a structured daily addictions treatment program for adults, providing education and relapse prevention skills, with 5 treatment groups each day from 9am to 3pm. The program is licensed by the Bureau of Substance Abuse Services. Download our brochure.

Outpatient Methadone – For opioid-dependent clients Short term and long-term detoxification or long-term maintenance program. Includes group and individual therapy. Download our brochure.

Gloucester: P: 978.283.0296. F: 978.283.9379. Danvers: P: 978.777.2121. F: 978.750.4067

The Vivitrol Program, Beverly Clinic
A comprehensive treatment program to prevent relapse of opiate and alcohol dependence. Includes a once-monthly medication and psychosocial support (group and individual counseling). Administered by experienced, compassionate healthcare professionals, in collaboration with addiction and mental health counselors. Call 978.739.7689. Or call 978-777-2121, Option 3.

Detoxification Treatment

Acute treatment settings that provide detoxification from drugs and alcohol in a medical setting. Click on links to download brochures.

Boston Treatment Center – P: 617.247.1001. F: 617.266.3144
Danvers Treatment Center – P: 978.777.2121. F: 978.774.4814
Tewksbury Treatment Center – P: 978.259.7000. F: 978.259.7028.

Residential Treatment

Clinical Stabilization Services (CSS) – A residential post-detoxification treatment program for men and women in recovery from addiction to drugs and alcohol. P: 978.739.7621. F: 978.774.4814

Adolescent Residential (boys only) – Highly structured residential program for adolescent boys with substance abuse issues. Information: 978.739.7615. Intake: 617.661.3991.

H.A.R.T. House (women and children only) – Residential treatment for women and their children, including individual, family and group therapy, relapse prevention, parenting education and access/referral to community resources. P: 978.851.0969. F: 978.851.0998.

The Ryan House – Treatment-focused half-way house for men and women. P: 781.593.9434, ext. 226. F: 781.598.0276.

Team Fourteen – A new substance use treatment service for adolescents that provides free individual, family and group treatment to Essex County youth and their families.

Worried that a young person in your life is struggling with substance use? Contact Team Fourteen via our website or call 978.867.7137.

Transitional Support Services (TSS) – Post-detoxification home for men. Includes individual and group therapy, 12-step and self-help meetings, case management, aftercare planning and referral. P: 781.593.9434. F: 781.598.0276.

Transitions (men only) – Stabilization and transitional program for homeless men who are struggling with addiction. P: 978.856.4280. F: 978.856.4299

Overdose Prevention Programs

Inpatient Psychiatric Services

BayRidge Hospital, 60 Granite St., Lynn, MA 01904 (781.599.9200)

For referrals/admission call BayRidge Emergency Psychiatric Service 781.477.6940

BayRidge Hospital provides adult psychiatric services to residents of the North Shore. There are 62 inpatient beds providing treatment for psychotic disorders, affective disorders, brief intensive services, & dual diagnoses. Treatment is provided in coordination with community resources in order to assist patients in accessing aftercare and maintaining stabilization and recovery after discharge. The focus of treatment is on rehabilitating patients to their highest level of functioning through a comprehensive approach to patient care.

Download our brochure for Bayridge Hospital.

Beverly Hospital Leland Unit, 85 Herrick St, Beverly, MA 01915 (978.922.3000 ×2800)

For referrals/admission call BayRidge Emergency Psychiatric Service 781.477.6940

The Leland inpatient adult psychiatric unit consists of 18 beds, serving the residents of the North Shore. The unit provides specialized psychiatric care to geriatric patients with psychiatric needs, as well as patients who are experiencing non-acute medical complications in conjunction with their psychiatric symptoms. Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) is a treatment modality that is available through the Beverly Hospital. In addition, the Psychiatric Consult and Liaison Service provides services to the Beverly Hospital medical units.

Senior Adult Unit, Addison Gilbert Hospital, 298 Washington St., Gloucester, MA 01930

For referrals/admission call 978.283.4000 ×790

The Senior Adult Unit is a 14-bed geriatric psychiatry unit serving persons 65 years and above who are coping with problems of aging and a broad range of psychiatric issues. We provide treatment for current medical conditions. The unit uses a family-centered care treatment approach, and continually receives very high scores on the Press Ganey patient and family satisfaction survey. They have been awarded the Press Ganey Summit Award three years in a row for achieving satisfaction scores in the 95th percentile each year. Addison Gilbert Hospital has received NICHE (Nurses Improving Care of Healthsystem Elders) designation, the only hospital on the North Shore to have achieved this.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

We provide Work Life Balance, an Employee Assistance Program (EAP) to businesses and non-profits that contract with us to promote and maintain their employees’ health and wellbeing.

We offer assessment, counseling and referral for a wide variety of issues that may be affecting your employees’ job performance and wellness.

Visit the Work Life Balance website to find out how an EAP program can help your organization and reduce your employee turnover and overall costs.

All of our in-person services are provided in a respectful, easy-access location or, when suitable, our EAP counselor can come to you.

Our EAP counselor is a master’s level clinician with specialties in mindfulness/​stress reduction, as well as trauma and substance use. She is also a nationally registered crisis specialist, as well as a first responder therapist.

In addition to EAP services, we can custom design a menu of trainings and programming for your organization’s specific needs.

Contact us to find out more: 978.968.1709 or email us at for information.

Location: 199 Rosewood Drive, Suite 220, Danvers, MA 01923.

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