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Fact Sheet (PDF)

Waverley Place

The Community Support Program of McLean Hospital

Dost Öngür, MD, PhD, director

Waverley Place is a community-based rehabilitation program of McLean Hospital offering comprehensive, coordinated care and support for adults with chronic psychiatric illness. Rehabilitation and living plans are collaboratively designed by staff and center members, taking into account such circumstances as housing, employment and education; psychiatric services, spiritual and social needs; and individualized goals.

Services and Support

Patient Care

Waverley Place offers a place for members to socialize, gain support, use computers and phones, attend skill-building groups, participate in creative and social activities or simply relax. Members can frequent the center as much as they choose on weekdays from 9 am to 5 pm. Among the services offered are:



Members of Waverley Place have access to the program’s multidisciplinary staff of social workers, a rehabilitation counselor, an occupational therapist and peer counselors. Peer counselors are individuals who are living healthy and productive lives managing their psychiatric illness.


Individuals interested in becoming members of Waverley Place can be self-referred, referred by McLean providers or referred by programs and providers within the greater community.

Monthly Fee

There is a monthly membership fee of $300; however, because the program is funded in part by an endowment, a reduction in this fee is available for those who qualify.


The program operates weekdays from 9 am to 5 pm and Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm.


Waverley Place is located a half mile from McLean at 12 Church Street, Belmont, Mass. For further information, call  617.484.0193.

About McLean Hospital

U.S. News & World Report named McLean America's #1 Hospital for Psychiatry in 2013 . McLean Hospital is the largest psychiatric facility of Harvard Medical School, an affiliate of the Massachusetts General Hospital and a member of Partners HealthCare. For more information about McLean visit us on McLeanHospital or follow the hospital on Twitter@McLeanHospital.

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