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    Alcohol and drug addiction services. Serving Rhode Island and southeastern Massachusetts. Inpatient and outpatient programs available.
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    Butler Hospital's Partial hospital program combines home and hospital for mental health treatment in Rhode Island including a Young Adult mental health program.
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Alan L. Gordon, MD

Alan L. Gordon, MD

Alan L. Gordon, MD

Alan L. Gordon, MD

Alan Gordon, MD, chief of the Alcohol and Drug Treatment Partial Hospital and Outpatient Detoxification Program at Butler Hospital received his MD degree from the University of Witwatersrand and completed his Residency at Brown University in Providence.

Phone: (401) 455-6439

Announcements

Butler Honors Two Community Advocates at A Gallery Affair

The Butler Hospital Foundation hosts A Gallery Affairs to raise funds in support of the hospital, and honor two community members for their service to the hospital and their advocacy for mental health care. Details

Research Results Show Promise for Alzheimer’s Treatment

Researchers at Butler Hospital publish breakthrough results from a study of a new drug for Alzheimer’s disease. The clinical trial covered a novel antibody therapy for Alzheimer’s disease, called aducanumab.
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Butler Hospital Announces New Agreement with Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island

A new contract agreement between Butler Hospital and Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island is providing greater access to treatment for Rhode Islanders. The agreement, effective March 1, allows people with health insurance through Neighborhood to utilize Butler’s Alcohol and Drug Treatment Services, expanding on the variety of services Neighborhood already covers at Butler. Details

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Recent Health and Wellness Blog Posts

Dig Deep: Are You Busy, Bored or Balanced?

Finding the right balance of busy and bored—or downtime—can be difficult. Just as Goldilocks did not like her porridge too hot, or too cold, we can apply this same logic to many aspects of life, this dig deep tip can help you find your balance.

PokemonGo and Health Benefits

Pokémon GO and Mental Health

Pokémon GO has become a popular game among young people. Learn about some of the mental health benefits as well as possible drawbacks of playing the reality game.

Butler Hospital -Women's Recovery

Empowering Women in Recovery

Recovery is possible. But for women, recovery means so much more than just getting sober. Learn about two programs dedicated to women's recovery needs.

What Gives You Peace of Mind?

What Gives You Peace of Mind?

As a proud sponsor of the third annual PeaceLove Studios mental wellness event, “Peace of Mind Storytellers,” Butler Hospital used the peace of mind theme to ask staff and members of the Facebook community what brought them peace of mind.