CATALYST (Center for Addiction Treatment for AdoLescents/Young adults who use SubsTances) Clinic

CATALYST group April 2017

What is the CATALYST Clinic?

  • We are a multidisciplinary team striving to provide wrap-around comprehensive care for patients and families affected by substance use in an integrated general health setting.
  • Our team consists of physicians, a social worker, a registered nurse, an outreach worker and we are overseen by a program manager. We offer assessment, diagnosis and treatment of substance use disorders as well as support for families.

Scope of Services

  • Assessment and diagnosis of substance use disorders
  • Therapy with LICSW and linkage to child and adult psychiatry
  • Treatment of SUDs with medications such as buprenorphine/naloxone and naltrexone
  • Monitoring with urine drug testing
  • HIV, HCV screening and linkage to treatment
  • Overdose education, naloxone access
  • Access to primary care
  • Pregnancy prevention
  • Outreach support through navigation

For more information contact: CATALYST Clinic at Phone: (617) 414-6655

Hours of operation (M-F): 8:30am-5:00pm

Funding for CATALYST is provided by a gift from the Jack Satter Foundation and a grant from the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) funded through the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Bureau of Substance Abuse Services.