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North American Indian Center of Boston / Tecumseh House

Program Type: Promising Practice -Programs not formally evaluated (or formal evaluation is not yet complete) but identified by experts as programs with results suggesting efficacy and worthy of further study in broader pilot implementation efforts.

Description:
The North American Indian Center of Boston’s Urban Health Program, Behavioral Health Program and Tecumseh House Substance Abuse Program utilize a multidisciplinary team approach to case management. This approach serves to fully address clients’ medical, mental health and substance abuse needs. It also serves to cut down on duplication of services by keeping all departments informed of services rendered to clients and what their future needs may be. Members of the team include certified substance abuse counselors, a licensed psychologist, a diabetes program nurse, a community health nurse and a community health advocate. Regularly scheduled team members are held.

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Substance Abuse

Service Area:
Nashville

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Name: John Szwyd
Site or Location Name: North American Indian Center of Boston / Tecumseh House
Address:
107 Fisher Ave
Roxbury, MA 02120
Email: JSzwyd1011@aol.com
Phone: 617-731-3366