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Whether you’re a referring professional, a concerned loved one, or an individual in need of treatment, we are here to answer your questions about Bournewood and our programs.

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Bournewood Health Systems is committed to an approach that treats people with dignity and respect, protects their rights, provides the best care possible, supports them in their recovery and collaborates with individuals and families in their treatment.

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Bournewood is a full-service, independent, privately-owned psychiatric facility located in Brookline, Massachusetts, providing mental health and substance use treatment services and programs in a safe, respectful, and nurturing environment. We serve adults and adolescents ages 12 to 18 in all diagnostic categories. Our approach is trauma-informed and person-centered with recovery the focus of our treatment, services, and supports.

A Comprehensive Continuum of Care

Our comprehensive continuum of services is provided by a highly trained, dedicated, and compassionate team who are committed to evidence-based practices and the best treatment outcomes for each individual who comes through our doors.

What sets Bournewood apart? A psychiatrist physician on campus 24 hours a day, seven days a week as well as our triage, assessment, and admissions process that also operates 24/7, so we’re here for you when you need us, anytime, day or night.

“In the United States, more than 60% of us have been exposed to trauma. If unaddressed, recovery is more challenging. That is why trauma-informed treatment is the clinical foundation of our approach.”

CHIEF executive officer

Here for You: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow

Since 1884, Bournewood has been dedicated to providing compassionate mental health and substance use treatment services. Today, we’re more committed than ever to helping you, your loved one, or your patient heal.

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