Outpatient Counseling Services

Counseling and Addiction Services

Outpatient Addiction & Recovery Services (OARS)

We provide outpatient services for adults recovering from substance use disorders. Masters Level Clinicians, Licensed Social Workers, and Psychiatrists from the programs’ clinical team which help clients fully regain their lives and their well-being.  Together, we help clients become fully engaged with the issues confronting them, providing them with the tools that support their ongoing recovery journey.

The program offers individual, family, and group counseling as well as court-mandated substance abuse evaluations. Our groups include Relapse Prevention & Intervention, Parenting, Anger Management, and Dual Diagnosis.

We also offer a Structured Outpatient Addiction Program (SOAP), a Day Treatment program for clients in early recovery. The program runs five days a week for 3.5 hours of treatment per day typically for 3 to 6 weeks.

To learn more or make an appointment, call 617-442-8800 ext. 1289.

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for substance use disorders

Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) is available for individuals with substance use disorders. Staff is comprised of a Physician, Nurse, and Medical Assistant who assist in treating substance use disorders with the use of medications in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies.  MAT Clinic follows a broad range of patients with histories of opioid addiction and dependence, alcohol use, and polysubstance use.  Some patients are only contemplating recovery, while others are in more or less advanced stages of recovery.  Patients are seen at least monthly by a team of clinicians.  To reach our MAT program, please call 617.442.8800, ext. 1133.

Adult Mental Health Services

Mental health and primary care services are integrated into our Adult Medicine Clinic, located in the Richards Building at 45 Dimock Street on The Dimock Center’s main campus, providing easy access to mental health services for patients of our health center. Licensed clinicians work closely with primary care providers addressing the holistic needs of patients.

If you are interested in more information, please call 617.442.8800, ext. 1575

“Dimock’s care has shown me that equality in healthcare is possible. It is not something that is out of reach; it is achievable. When you see health centers like Dimock who are standing on the frontlines of diversity, you know that you are in good hands.”
– Jordan, Dimock Patient

Child and Adolescent Outpatient Counseling Services

The Dimock Center’s Child and Adolescent Services, for children ages 3-18, are located in the Richards Building at 45 Dimock Street on The Dimock Center’s main campus. Licensed Clinicians, Child Psychiatry, Pediatricians  and Family Support form a comprehensive integrated model of care addressing the holistic needs of children and adolescents.

Child and Adolescent Outpatient Mental Health Services include individual consultation, group consultation, and medication management by a board-certified child psychiatrist. The clinical team also provides services on-site in three schools throughout the Boston area.  For more information, please call 617.442.8800 ext. 1441.