Clinical resources in Massachusetts
If you or someone you know is experiencing difficulties such as hearing voices, seeing things that are not there, or having trouble expressing their thoughts and feelings, there are several specialty clinics in the Boston area dedicated to helping young people who may be experiencing these types of symptoms for the first time:
- Center for Early Detection, Assessment & Response to Risk (CEDAR) clinic
- Prevention and Recovery in Early Psychosis (PREP) program
- Recovery in Shared Experiences (RISE), a Cambridge Health Alliance program
- First-Episode and Early Psychosis Program (FEPP) at Massachusetts General Hospital
- McLean OnTrack program
- Specialized Team for Early Engagement and Recovery (STEER) Program at the Bedford VA (Veterans only)
You can find more information through the Massachusetts Psychosis Network for Early Treatment.
If you are an adult living with serious mental illness and are interested in participating in a program focused on promoting wellness, resilience, and recovery, you may be interested in the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation at Boston University.