a culture of recovery

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Compassionate & Customized Care.

Baystate Recovery Center, a clinically Infused 12-Step Treatment Center for Drug and Alcohol Addiction, was founded by two partners in addiction treatment services, John Checchi and Michael Wilson. 

Baystate Recovery Center is located at 950 Cummings Center Suite 106-X Beverly, MA. The center offers a variety of therapies, including, but not limited to:

  • Relapse Prevention
  • Mindfulness Training
  • Stress Management
  • Model of Addiction
  • Recovery Skills
  • Group Support
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

 The center offers 3 treatment levels, for both men and women. The treatment levels are:

Unlike many drug and alcohol treatment programs, Baystate Recovery Center practices The 12 Step philosophy integrated with clinical modalities. As a team, their overarching goal is to provide compassionate and customized care and offer hope to those who feel hopeless. 

baystate recovery center about us


Michael Wilson, CIP, CFI

President / Director of Admissions

John Checchi, CFI

Executive Director

Dr. Richard Marasa, MD

Medical Director

Jonathan Duford, BA Psy

Program Director

Brendan Fullerton, CFI

Case Manager

Melissa Pena, LMHC

Clinical Director

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