Table: The Walker Home and School

November 5, 2013 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm (already occurred)

The Walker Home and School is a therapeutic treatment facility. At their Needham campus, they serve children from 3 to 13. Walker has had a therapeutic day school, a residential facility and a hospital diversion program called ICBAT. All of the children served come to Walker with some sort of mental illness, trauma and/or developmental disability, and are struggling in the community with behavioral issues as a result. On the Watertown campus, Walker has the Beacon High School that serves 14-to-22-year-olds struggling with depression, anxiety, drug addiction, etc. Walker also has Walker Partnerships that send trained employees into public schools to do behavioral support and consultation for specific students. The Walker website is

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Kathy Glista
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