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.

Read the Guides to Care

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.

Find support

Treatment and Resources by Condition

Addiction

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

Adult Mental Health

Treatment services for adults, available for a range of mental health conditions and levels of care.

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.

Depression

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

Eating Disorders

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

OCD

Find care and resources for obsessive compulsive disorder in adults and children.

Older Adult Mental Health

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

Trauma

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.

Young Adult Mental Health

Treatment support and services for young adults to help them live more productive lives.

Resources for Patients and Families

Health Insurance

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

Patient Billing

We understand that patient billing can sometimes be confusing and difficult to understand. Learn more about patient billing and financial assistance at McLean.

Patient Medical Records

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

Visitor Information

Families and friends can visit patients at the hospital, during visiting hours and with permission of the patient.

Advisory Council

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

Levels of Care

What does inpatient mean? What is a residential program? Learn more about the different levels of mental health care.

Community Resources

BPD Webinar Series

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

Deconstructing Stigma

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

Opioid Project

Through art and storytelling, this project is changing misconceptions about opioid addiction.