Addiction Recovery Program

at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital

Evening Dual-Diagnosis Program for Substance Abuse

The Evening Dual-Diagnosis Program for Substance Abuse at Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital provides support and education throughout the crucial first three weeks of recovery from chemical dependency. The Evening Dual-Diagnosis Program for Substance Abuse allows working adults to continue meeting their day-time responsibilities while receiving intensive outpatient treatment.

The Program Offers:

  • Clinical Assessment
  • Positive Coping Skills
  • Group Education
  • Introduction to Support Groups
  • Continuing Care Planning and Referral
  • Patients also become familiar with the self-help meetings in their community.

Program Size, Duration and Hours:

This three-week program meets on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6 to 8 pm. The program is designed to be used in conjunction with self-help meetings (AA, NA, SMART Recovery). The small groups allow for program participants to receive individual attention as they work toward developing positive coping skills for recovery.

Click here for a copy of the schedule.

Our Addiction Recovery Specialists:

The Evening Dual-Diagnosis Program for Substance Abuse’s experienced coordinator is a licensed alcohol and other drug addiction counselor who provides patients with a full range of specific techniques and options to aid their recovery.

Insurance Coverage:

The two-hour, three-night-per-week format is covered by most health insurance plans.


For more information, please call 617-983-7060 and select option #2.


Offering comprehensive medical, surgical and psychiatric care as well as complete emergency, ambulatory and diagnostic services to residents of southwest Boston and the surrounding suburbs.