Cole Mental Health Consumer Resource Center McLean Hospital

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Contact Information

McLean Hospital
Contact: Evie Barkin, Executive Director
Email Address: coleresourcecenter@yahoo.com
Phone: 617-855-3298
Alternate Phone: 617-855-2793
Fax: 617-855-3666

115 Mill Street Room 120A Belmont, MA 02478
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Cole Mental Health Consumer Resource Center

Narrative

Offers brochures, books, audio and video tapes, professional articles, and help for people who are facing mental health issues for patients, family, friends and professionals. ( CD from the American Psychiatric Association providing info. on all psychiatric disorders) We also have a job counseling program where we help people find jobs for those with psychiatric disabilities. We run groups on job seeking, writing resumes, deciding whether people are ready for part time or fulltime, both paid or volunteer. We do a lot of peer counseling for patients and families & friends. We are one of the first of its kind resource centers in the nation, where we are mental health consumers helping consumers.

Service Types

  • Disability Awareness
  • Employment Law
  • Health Insurance
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Information/Referral
  • Medical
  • Mental Health

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Tourette Syndrome

Ages Served

  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • French

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service