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Prevention and Recovery Center – Mount Auburn Hospital

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Comprehensive outpatient care and substance abuse intervention

Contact Details

Number: +1(617) 499-5051


Address: 330 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138

About Mount Auburn Hospital – Prevention and Recovery Center

The Mount Auburn Hospital – Prevention and Recovery Center is an outpatient substance treatment facility housed within the Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, MA. It offers a wide range of services related to the treatment and rehabilitation of substance use disorder, including interventions and outpatient treatment.

Who is Mount Auburn Hospital – Prevention and Recovery Center for?

Substance use disorder affects thousands of people in Massachusetts. If you are a concerned family member, an employer, social agency, or a physician, and you suspect someone has a substance use problem, the Prevention and Recovery Center at Mount Auburn Hospital may have the intervention/treatment services that can help the individual achieve a full recovery. The programs offered are applicable for people with substance use issues, as well as for those with gambling problems.

The facility can cater to adult men and women, as well as adolescents. Other groups may be referred to other nearby rehab and treatment facilities and programs.

What could be treated at the facility?

As the Prevention and Recovery Center at Mount Auburn Hospital is part of a larger medical facility, a wide range of conditions could be treated onsite. As far as substance recovery goes, patients can expect the staff to be familiar with common co-occurring issues such as co-dependency, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), as well as problems associated with anxiety, depression, and anger management.

Some general types of treatment plans include

  • therapy groups including those focusing specifically on the issues of relapse prevention
  • individual therapy and counseling sessions
  • psychopharmacology evaluation and monitoring

Clinicians at the facility may also participate in interventions, which involve confronting the individual with a suspected substance or gambling problem in a constructive manner. The facility also offers family therapy as well as therapy for family members who may have had problems in their relationships with the individual.

Begin healing today.  Get in touch with the Prevention and Recovery Center at Mount Auburn Hospital through their website at

Treatment approach
  • Cognitive/behavioral therapy
  • Dialectical behavioral therapy
  • Substance abuse counseling approach
  • Trauma-related counseling
Treatment options
  • General Hospital(including VA hospital)
  • Outpatient
  • Regular outpatient treatment
  • Smoking not permitted
  • Services for the deaf and hard of hearing
  • Spanish language services
Primarily serves
  • Adult men
  • Adult women
  • Adolescents
  • Substance use disorders
Areas of specialization
  • 12-step facilitation approach
  • Accepts clients on opioid medication
  • Anger management
  • Brief intervention approach
  • Clients referred from the court/judicial system
  • Contingency management/motivational incentive
  • Family counseling
  • Group counseling
  • Individual counseling
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Persons with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders
  • Relapse prevention
Payment options
  • Cash or self-payment
  • Check
  • Federal or any government funding for substance abuse programs
  • Payment assistance (check with the facility for details)
  • Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors)
  • Major credit cards
Accepted insurance plans
  • Most insurance plans
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare

How It Works

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We are available 24/7 to discuss your treatment options. Our representatives work for a treatment center and will discuss whether their facility may be an option for you.

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If you wish to explore additional treatment options or connect with a specific rehab center, you can: browse top-rated listings, visit our homepage, or visit SAMHSA, at, or by calling 800-662-HELP. You may also contact The Florida Department of Children and Family Services at