Northeast Family Services Substance Use Services will include a continuous focus on people served and creating an individualized approach to care. Our Team promotes caring, learning, and connection at every interaction.

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Individual Counseling

Address the underlying causes of addiction and current stress with a trusted counselor


Family Counseling

Recovery success will result in change among family systems. Including them in treatment may facilitate and support progress made in other venues. 

Group Counseling

Participate in group therapy with themes like relapse prevention, anger management, mindfulness, and other topics determined by the needs of the people served. 

Driver Alchohol Education & Second Offender Aftercare 

Psychoeducation groups provided to fulfill requirements for court-referred individuals following a DUI Conviction


The Structured Outpatient Addiction Program (SOAP) is available to people who have recently entered recovery or who are in need of additional support to maintain their recovery. Counseling is provided in group treatment formats for half a day.

Medication-Assisted Treament 

As part of a holistic treatment plan, Medication-Assisted Treatment is a tool to support recovery. Several medication options are available and can be discussed with your provider.

Recovery Coach

Meet with your assigned Coach to receive one on one peer support. Coaches will provide guidance and help you overcome the obstacles making progress difficult.

​Recovery Support Navigator

Receive one on one case management support from a Recovery Support Navigator specializing in knowledge of the Substance Use Treatment System. 


Request Services or Make a Referral

To make a referral please fax the referral form to 17743003216.

You can also call 781-769-265 with any questions.


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Michelle LaPierre

Assistant Vice President of Substance Use Services

Michelle LaPierre, LICSW earned her undergraduate degree from Rutgers University in Psychology.  She went on to earn her Master of Social Work from Boston University.  She worked with families in the Metro Boston region for several years providing direct clinical care.  She then moved to administrative roles with a focus on serving adults and substance use services.  Michelle has worked in outpatient management for twelve years and brings her extensive experience to the Northeast Family Services team.  She is also enrolled in a Master of Business Administration program at Penn State currently.

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Our Address

55 Providence Highway

Norwood, MA 02062

(If using GPS use

175 Everett Street)

Contact Us

Office Hours 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Main office: 781-769-2655

Fax: 7743003216