18 Claremont Ave
Arlington, Massachusetts 2476
Germaine Lawrence offers nationally recognized treatment designed for girls ages 12-18 with complex behavioral, psychological and learning challenges. They are accredited by the Council on Accreditation, approved by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early Education and Care. Located in a shady residential neighborhood in Arlington, MA, just minutes from Boston and Cambridge, the campus provides a supportive, safe haven for girls who have been making choices that interfere with their family life, academic progress, and social development. The Merck Center, a private program for girls from across the country, is located just outside the main campus. In addition to the residential programs, they offer the only therapeutic day school licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Early and Secondary Education that exclusively serves girls. They are also well known for comprehensive family support services, including family therapy both in-home and on-site, parent support groups and family coaching and training.