Behavioral/Mental Health Resources in Massachusetts
Behavioral Health Helpline- Call, Text or Chat to be connected with the right service
Community Behavioral Health Centers (CBHCs)- Alternative to an emergency department; can access crisis services, urgent outpatient & medication appointments, and crisis stabilization beds depending on location
Network of Care- Directory of Programs and Services
William James INTERFACE Referral Line- Find a therapist with your preferences and takes your insurance (catchment area requirement)
Therapy Matcher (NASW-MA)- Find a social worker who is a therapist with your preferences and takes your insurance
Other ways to find therapists: Psychology Today, Headway, HelloAlma, Marvin Behavioral Health (specifically for health care workers and must be contracted with your employer)
Download this PDF to see the basic steps of obtaining a psychiatric evaluation at the hospital.
Making the Switch to Macro?
I'm often consulted about how to switch from clinical to macro and/or look for macro social work jobs. So I've shared my tips here!