Mclean Hospital
Treatment at McLean

Patients & Families

By providing robust resources for our patients and families, McLean Hospital not only increases our commitment to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness, but also enhances the universal understanding of psychiatric illness and helps to reduce mental health stigma.

Guides to Care

Admissions Building

The Guides to Care at McLean Hospital provide an overview of what you can expect at McLean and answers to questions and concerns that patients and their families and friends may have.

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Support at McLean

Waverley Place

To complement our programs’ services and encourage individuals’ initiatives in their own recovery, patients and families have access to a number of community organizations and self-help groups.

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Treatment and Resources by Condition


Learn more about treatment and resources for individuals with an addiction to drugs or alcohol.

Anxiety and OCD

Find care and resources for anxiety and related disorders, such as obsessive compulsive disorder.

Bipolar Disorder and Schizophrenia

Support for individuals with serious and chronic mental illness on the path to wellness.

Borderline Personality Disorder

Learn more about the challenges of living with BPD, including care options and educational resources.

Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Help for children, teens and their families in navigating the challenges of seeking mental health care.


Find out more about depression, including treatment options and helpful resources.

Eating Disorders

Care and support for eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating disorder.

Older Adult Mental Health

Find out more about conditions, symptoms, and care unique to this age group.


Learn more about trauma, PTSD, and dissociative disorders, and ways to get help.

Clinical Resources

Support for mental health, from treatment services to informational resources.

Health Insurance

Navigating the insurance system can be challenging, which is why we are available to assist patients and families and answer questions.


Patient Medical Records

Patients seeking access to their medical records should contact McLean’s Health Information Management Department for more information.

Medical records

Advisory Council

McLean’s Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) serves as a forum to promote excellent patient and family-centered care.



McLean’s public awareness campaign, Deconstructing Stigma: A Change in Thought Can Change a Life, works to erase the stigma surrounding mental health.

Deconstructing Stigma

BPD Webinar Series

The Borderline Personality Disorder Patient and Family Education Initiative offers resources for those affected by BPD and other personality disorders.

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Resource Center

The Cole Resource Center provides resources for patients and families including informational materials and educational opportunities.

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