Psychiatric Emergency Service (PES) – East Advocates

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Contact Information

Contact: Christy Carriker, Director of Psychiatric Emergency Services
Email Address:
Phone: 800-640-5432

675 Main Street Waltham, MA 02452
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Psychiatric Emergency Service (PES) - East


Too often people experiencing mental health or emotional crises feel alone, but Advocates Psychiatric Emergency Service (PES) team is always available to offer skilled, compassionate support and connections to resources and services during difficult times. Our multidisciplinary staff provides mobile crisis intervention where it’s needed, when it’s needed – 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, at Advocates clinics, in homes and schools, or other community settings.

Our approach to crisis stabilization and resolution focuses on engaging individuals and, when appropriate, family members or other supportive people in their lives. Together we coordinate the most effective and personalized treatment as soon as possible. A team of nurses, social workers, peer specialists, and mental health providers prioritizes personal preferences, goals, and safety, while respecting cultural diversity. Advocates PES serves individuals of all ages in 30 Boston communities, regardless of ability to pay.

Advocates 14 - 18, 19 – 22, 23 – 59, 60 + Waltham Christy Carriker 800-640-5432 15181 Psychiatric Emergency Service (PES) - East Counseling, Mental Health 2) Greater Boston Outpatient, Outpatient - Mental Illness 675 Main Street Director of Psychiatric Emergency Services 02452 MassHealth, Private Insurance, Personal Funds Behavior Disorder, Depression, Mental Illness Local Area Director of Psychiatric Emergency Services ACTON, ARLINGTON, BEDFORD, BELMONT, BOXBOROUGH, BURLINGTON, CARLISLE, CONCORD, LEXINGTON, LINCOLN, LITTLETON, MAYNARD, STOW, WALTHAM, WATERTOWN, WILMINGTON, WINCHESTER, WOBURN

Service Types

  • Outpatient
  • Outpatient - Mental Illness

Program Type

  • Counseling
  • Mental Health

Populations Served

  • Behavior Disorder
  • Depression
  • Mental Illness

Ages Served

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

Additional Information

  • Fees: MassHealth, Private Insurance, Personal Funds