MH Resources

SUFFOLK COUNTY

CHILD & FAMILY TRAUMATIC STRESS INTERVENTION (CFTSI): a short-term trauma intervention for child abuse victims ages 7-18 and their caregiver(s).

CFTSI Intake: Sharman Nathanson, 617-779-2139

CFTSI Intake for Spanish-speakers: Catalina Perez, 857-334-4522

STATEWIDE

CHILD TRAUMA TRAINING CENTER (CTTC)

Centralized Referral System

1-855-LINK-KID

1-855.546.5543

A resource that links families directly with specialized trauma services from list of agencies trained in specific trauma treatment models.

 

GREATER BOSTON AREA

BOSTON AREA RAPE CRISIS CENTER

99 Bishop Allen Drive

Cambridge, MA 02139

617-492-8306

All services are free

Individual counseling services for ages 12+; groups for adolescents; caregiver support group.

Spanish, French, Haitian Creole speaking clinicians

 

CHILD WITNESS TO VIOLENCE PROJECT AT BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER

91 E Concord Street

Boston, MA 02118

Intake: 617-414-7425 (Ashley Schiffmiller)

Spanish speakers call: 617-414-4522

Serving children ages 8 and under; CFTSI available for ages 7-18

All services are free.

 

BOSTON MEDICAL CENTER

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

850 Harrison Avenue

Dowling Building, 7th Floor

617-414-4561 (Intake Admin)

Accepts most insurances

Spanish-speaking clinicians & interpreters available

 

COMMUNITY SERVICES INSTITUTE

540 VFW Parkway, Suite 8

West Roxbury, MA 02132

617-325-2993

Accepts only MassHealth insurance plans

Spanish, Haitian Creole clinicians available

 

LABOURE CENTER

275 West Broadway

South Boston, MA 02127

617-268-9670

Free care w/ priority to South Boston residents

 

THE HOME FOR LITTLE WANDERERS

Child & Family Counseling Center

780 American Legion Highway

Roslindale, MA 02131

Phone: 617-469-8500

Intake: 855-240-4663

Accepts most insurances

Spanish, Haitian Creole & French speaking clinicians available

Preschool Outreach Program:specialized program of The Home provides services for children birth to six


MASSACHUSETTS SOCIETY FOR THE PREVENTION OF CRUELTY TO CHILDREN (MSPCC)

Arboretum Place

3815 Washington Street, Suite 2

Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

617-983-5800

Accepts most insurances.

Spanish-speaking clinicians available

 

SOUTH BAY COMMUNITY SERVICES

South Bay Mental Health

415 Neponset Avenue, 3rd Floor

Dorchester MA 02122

Intake: 800-244-4691

Accepts most insurances

Spanish, Portuguese, & Haitian Creole speaking clinicians available

 

THE TRAUMA CENTER AT JRI

1269 Beacon Street

Brookline, MA 02446

617-232-1303 x 502 for clinical intake line

Accepts MBHP, Victim Compensation & out-of-network insurance.  Free care available through VOCA-funded services.

 

REVERE, CHELSEA, WINTHROP

MGH CHELSEA

151 Everett Street

Chelsea, MA 02150

617-884-8300

Only patients receiving primary care there can access mental health services. Must ask for referral through the pediatrician.

 

MGH REVERE

300 Ocean Avenue

Revere, MA 02151

781-485-6100

Only patients receiving primary care there can access mental health services. Must ask for referral through the pediatrician.

 

NORTH SUFFOLK MENTAL HEALTH CENTER

1-888-294-7802 (intake line covers all No. Suffolk Clinics):

Revere Counseling

265 Beach Street

Revere, MA 02151

(781) 289-9331

 

Chelsea Counseling

301 Broadway

Chelsea, MA 02128

(617) 889-3300

 

East Boston Counseling

14 Porter Street

East Boston, MA 02128

(617) 569-3189

 

ELIOT COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES

173 Chelsea Street

Everett, MA 02149

781-388-6221 (intake)

Spanish-speaking clinicians available

 

SOUTH OF BOSTON

BROCKTON AREA MULTI-SERVICES, INC.(BAMSI)

PLYMOUTH COUNTY CHILDREN'S ADVOCACY CENTER

309 Pleasant Street

Brockton, MA 02301-3235

508-580-3383

Contact: Mary Verrier, Mental Health Coordinator, 508-894-2665

 

SOUTH SHORE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (BAYVIEW ASSOCIATES)

859 Willard Street

Quincy, MA 02169

617-847-1914 (Intake Line)

Accepts most insurances

Contact Kris Klasby, 617-847-1943 for referral to a trauma-informed provider within the agency

 

WEST OF BOSTON

CHILDREN'S CHARTER

77 Rumford Avenue

Waltham, MA 02453

Contact: 781-894-4307 x 20 for intake

Accepts Mass Health insurances & BC/BS

Spanish-speaking clinicians available

 

CAMBRIDGE

CAMBRIDGE GUIDANCE CENTER

5 Sacramento Street

Cambridge MA, 02138

Main: 617-354-2275

Intake 617-284-5131

Accepts most insurances

Spanish & Portuguese speaking clinicians available

General guidelines: To receive coordinated care or for convenience, caregivers might wish to seek referrals through their child’s primary care provider. It is recommended caregivers request a therapist with training and experience in the treatment of child sexual abuse trauma.