In affiliation with the Harvard Medical School Department of Psychiatry at the Cambridge
Outpatient Psychiatric Services
The Lawrence F. Schiff Day Treatment Center was closed in the summer of 2011.
The North Charles Mental Health Clinic (NCMHC) is a Department of Public Health licensed
facility that offers mental health services to adult patients suffering from mental
illness or psychological distress. The NCMC offers a variety of treatment modalities
to alleviate symptomatology, optimize functioning and increase understanding of psychological
difficulties. These services include diagnostic evaluation; individual psychotherapy;
family/couple’s treatment and medication prescription and management. In order to
receive medication services clients must also engage in psychotherapeutic treatment
at the NCMHC.
The North Charles Mental Health Clinic is located at 260 Beacon Street in Somerville
Massachusetts, a short walk from the Porter Square MBTA station. Off Street parking
and metered on street parking are both available.