Meet JRI's Service Navigator

Our Navigator personally answers questions and talks with you about resources that may be available in the community to meet your individualized needs. If you have any questions about our programs or services, or aren't sure what you need, contact our Service Navigator, Rachel Arruda, and we will get in touch with you as soon as possible.

Rachel has been a part of the JRI team since January, 2000. For over 20 years, Rachel has been working in the field of human services assisting families with accessing and navigating services. Rachel received her Bachelors degree in psychology and Masters Degree in Public Administration from Bridgewater State University. She was promoted in July 2005 to Family Networks Program Director where she closely worked with the Department of Children Families for 10 years ensuring that children and families received the highest quality of individualized services ranging from community based through residential care. Rachel is very dedicated to helping the individuals she works with and is committed to improving the lives of children and families. Rachel’s passion for creative service programming inspires her in her role as JRI Service Navigator.

Services

The Southern New England Behavioral Health & Trauma Center (SNEBHTC)

The Southern New England Behavioral Health & Trauma Center (SNEBHTC) is a comprehensive behavioral health center, serving children, adults, and families located in Attleboro, Mass. The SNEBHTC offers an extensive array of services, specializing in substance abuse assessment and treatment; individual, family, and group counseling; in-home and community-based programs; and medication management.

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At a Glance
This service is for
Focus: To provide thoughtful and inidivualized services to those who seek to improve the quality of their lives through a variety of treatment-based and or substance abuse therapies.
Age: All ages
Gender: male, female, transgender, non-conforming
Accessing this service
The Southern New England Behavioral Health and Trauma Center accepts MBHP, Beacon BMC Commercial, Beacon BMC Mass Health, Beacon NHP Commercial, Beacon NHP Mass Health, Beacon GIC Commercial Only, Medicare and Medicaid.
Let's Connect
Cathy Rutkowski, LICSW
Program Director
140 Park Street, 3rd floor
Attleboro, MA 02703
* Accessible via public transportation
Phone: (508) 222-7525
Fax: (508) 223-4145
Outpatient Services

Individual, couples, family, and group therapy are offered to individuals of all ages. Both child and adult prescribers are available for individuals engaged in treatment with one of our highly skilled clinicians. Our clinicians are trained in a variety of treatment modalities, and we are an ARC (Attachment, Self-Regulation, and Competency) informed agency. Substance abuse services are also available. Treatment is individual- centered and strengths-based. Referral Attached.

In Home & Community Based

In-home therapy works to enhance a family’s present capacity to understand the youth’s needs and to support changes that promote healthy functioning. Services are more intensive and are flexible to meet the needs of the families served.

Therapeutic mentoring is structured one-to-one sessions, designed to build strengths and competencies. Services are focused on giving youth the opportunity for skill-building through experiences in his or her natural environment.

Driver Alcohol Education

The Southern New England Behavioral Health & Trauma Center offers Driver Alcohol Education to those receiving their first conviction of driving under the influence. Second Offender Aftercare is also offered for individuals convicted of a second driving under the influence offense. These services are only available through a direct court referral. Intake packet attached.

Request More Information

For assistance determining which programs or services will meet your individualized need, please fill out the form below. If you have a question regarding a particular program, please contact the Program Director listed in the “Let’s Connect” box above.

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