Mclean Hospital
About McLean

About McLean

At McLean Hospital, our staff, faculty, volunteers, and supporters are dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness. Founded in 1811, McLean is a leader in psychiatric care, research, and education and is the largest psychiatric teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. We are here to help you.

Who We Are

McLean Hospital’s staff of more than 1,900 caring and compassionate individuals focus on the hospital’s mission to deliver compassionate clinical care, conduct innovative scientific discovery, and provide comprehensive professional training and public education.

Hospital Leadership

Our Staff

Mission & Values

Work at McLean

Maps & Directions

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McLean Hospital serves communities in eastern, southeastern, and central Massachusetts, as well as coastal Maine.

Maps & Directions

Community Health

McLean has been meeting the needs of individuals and families with psychiatric illness since its founding in 1811.

Community Health Assessment

History & Progress

Founded over 200 years ago, McLean Hospital has a rich history of patient care and psychiatric research and education.

History of McLean Hospital


McLean Hospital staff is available 24 hours a day to assist with clinical, administrative, or media inquiries.

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