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Recovery Education Program

College Mental Health Programs

 

About Services at the Center

The Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation at Boston University offers persons who have had serious psychiatric experiences the opportunity to participate in several different programs designed to support and enhance their personal journey of recovery.

 Recovery Education Program

The Recovery Education Program at the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation is an adult education program that offers students the opportunity to choose a range of wellness courses that support their rehabilitation and recovery efforts. The program is designed to strengthen and broaden the student’s knowledge of the physical, intellectual, emotional and spiritual practices that will enhance their readiness for personal change and role recovery.

College Mental Health Programs

The Recovery Services Division provides individual coaching, rehabilitation and recovery oriented services to Boston University and local college students to help individuals live, learn and work well on campus despite the presence of a mental health issue. Recovery Services staff is available to provide supported education services, college life skills development, networking to university supports, advocacy and support.

  • If you think that you or someone you know at Boston University is in crisis, please go to Helping Students in Distress.
  • If you are interested in a wide range of student health services on Boston University’s campus, please go to www.bu.edu/shs

 Individual Services

One-to-one services are offered to people who prefer individual attention to meet their recovery and rehabilitation needs. The Recovery Services Division at the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation places a strong emphasis on providing services that support and realize the healthy functioning and full potential of individuals who live with psychiatric disabilities.


The Services Division at the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation is an inspiring educational environment where persons who have had behavioral health experiences find hope, become empowered by actualizing their dreams through setting goals to live, learn, work and live well in their chosen communities. Participants are “ students” who work with faculty and “ Coaches” who help them achieve their goals successfully and with satisfaction. Students gain knowledge, skills and supports to live their lives fully. The Center does not provide medical treatment: We do not prescribe or deliver medications or therapy.