Since 1811, McLean Hospital has been a world leader in the treatment of mental illness and chemical dependency, research into the cause of mental illness and the training of generations of mental health care providers.
Lives, Together (video)
Major clinical programs at McLean Hospital address a broad range of psychiatric illnesses, including: depression, bipolar and psychotic disorders; mood and anxiety disorders; alcohol and drug abuse; dissociative disorders; Alzheimer's disease and other geriatric illnesses; and child and adolescent psychiatric disorders. Each program offers access to a full continuum of care, including acute inpatient care, acute residential care, partial hospitalization, continuing residential care options and outpatient services. McLean's multidisciplinary team responds to each patient's situation with a commitment to individualized treatment that may include individual psychotherapy, group therapy, psychopharmacology and rehabilitation services.
McLean Hospital in Belmont, Massachusetts, is about 10 miles west or 25 minutes by car from Boston and is five miles from Route 128's Exit 28A, Trapelo Road. Public transportation also is available. Click here for directions to McLean Hospital, or call 617-855-2000.
McLean Hospital is dedicated to improving the lives of people and families affected by psychiatric illness.
McLean pursues this mission by:Â
- Providing the highest quality compassionate, specialized and effective clinical care, in partnership with those whom we serve;
- Conducting state-of-the-art scientific investigation to maximize discovery and accelerate translation of findings towards achieving prevention and cures;Â
- Training the next generation of leaders in psychiatry, mental health and neuroscience;
- Providing public education to facilitate enlightened policy and eliminate stigma.Â
Adopted by the Professional Staff of McLean Hospital on Sept 12, 2013
Approved by the Board of Trustees of the McLean Hospital Corporation on Sept 19, 2013