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The Mount Auburn Hospital Department of Psychiatry Outpatient Services offers a full range of mental health serivces to a wide variety of patients from 18 years and older.

Outpatient treatment is provided by a multidsciplinary team comprised of highly-qualified licensed professionals which includes clinical social workers, licensed mental health counselors, psychologists, clinical nurse specialists and psychiatrists.

Services are available to all patients witha a primary care physician or specialist at Mount Auburn Hospital.

Services provided include:
Comprehensive psychiatric evaluation
Crisis intervention
Individual psychotherapy
Couples therapy
Family therapy
Psychopharmacological consulation
Medication management
Neuropsychological evaluation

Specialty Services include:
Women's Health Team
Life Resource Center
Geriatric Mental Health Services (in conjunction with The Wyman Center Mental Health Services for Older Adults )

Common Problems addressed include:
Stress (work, relationships etc.)
Anxiety (including panic disorders and phobias)
Depression
Issues of aging
Persistent and chronic mental illness
Couples problems
Family issues
Grief, loss issues

Outpatient Service hours:
Appointments are available Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, with some evening hours available.

Insurance
The Department of Psychiatry Outpatient Services accepts many insurances including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HMO Blue, Tufts Health Plan, Harvard Pilgrim, Medicare, and Mass Health.  Insurance coverage will be confirmed at the initial phone intake.  Some insurances are not covered.

How to set up an appointment:
Call 617-499-5054 to speak to the Intake Coordinator who after a brief screening and insurance review, will refer the patient for a full psychological assessment by a licensed professional if appropriate.  The case is then reviewed with the interdisciplinary team vefore finalizing the treatment plan for the patient's care.  Outpatient care is in collaboration with the Prevention and Recovery Center (PARC).

The Department of Psychiatry Outpatient Services is located in the Clark Building.

Our Treatment Staff:
 
If you or a loved one are interested in our geriatric psychiatry services, please call The Wyman Center at 617-499-5780.

Department of Psychiatry
Mount Auburn Hospital
330 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
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Phone: 617-499-5054
Fax: 617-499-5465
Email:
jdafflit@mah.harvard.edu


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