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Division of Depression and Anxiety Disorders

Lincoln Residence

Where is the Lincoln Residence located?

The program is located in Lincoln, Massachusetts. For more information on directions, parking, and local accommodations, please visit our Maps & Directions page.

Who benefits most from the Lincoln Residence?

Our residential program focuses on treating adults with wide variety of diagnoses who would benefit from additional support while transitioning to independent living. Residents typically are working toward acquiring new coping skills to enhance the gains they are making in their treatment.

Is family involved in treatment?

With permission of the resident, family members are involved in assessment and in treatment planning. Family meetings are a routine part of treatment.

Is smoking permitted?

Smoking is allowed in designated outdoor areas only. No smoking is allowed inside any of our buildings.

When are visiting hours?

Visiting hours are 6-10:30 pm Monday through Friday and 10 am - 11 pm on weekends.

Are cell phones and other electronics allowed?

Residents are allowed to hold and use their cell phones and computers, except during treatment and other activities, with some guidelines to prevent disruption of the program and other residents.

Is aftercare planning a part of the program?

The treatment team works closely with the individual as well as with family, significant friends, and outside providers to develop a personalized aftercare plan. Recommendations by staff are made based upon clinical needs, progress made during treatment, and long-term treatment goals.

Can former residents access their medical records?

All requests for medical records should be directed to McLean's Health Information Management Department.

Are support groups offered?

To complement our programs’ services and encourage individuals’ initiatives in their own treatment course, many self-help groups are hosted by McLean.

Does McLean gather patient feedback?

McLean is dedicated to maintaining high-quality and effective patient care. To ensure that those standards remain at the highest level, we utilize a number of feedback instruments and quality indicators. Among these tools are the Perceptions of Care survey which monitors patient satisfaction and BASIS-24™, a psychiatric outcomes measurement tool created at McLean and widely used in the US and around the world, which delivers feedback on the patient care experience.