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Anne Turley
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Anne Turley, RN, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Anne Turley is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in practice since 2014.  She completed her Masters of Nursing Practice at the Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions in Boston, Massachusetts and is licensed to practice in Massachusetts.  Anne has worked in private practice, community mental health, therapy schools and residential treatment settings, and is well versed at treating a wide range of diagnoses in patients aged 6 - 65.  Anne is comfortable reaching outside traditional practice settings to care for patients and has embraced telemedicine as the key access to care advancement of the decade.  Anne’s specialty areas include teenagers, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, mood disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, and Generalized Anxiety Disorder.  

Anne integrates principles of Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy into her psychopharmacological treatment sessions.  Anne seeks to embrace the full individuality of her patients; she applies medical knowledge in the context of each person’s unique personality, strengths and barriers, and stage of life.  She is a dedicated evidence-based practitioner, remaining up to date on psychopharmacology and therapy advances by attending conferences and trainings regularly and continually reading the evidence base.  Anne is also a dedicated teacher; she guest lectures at her alma mater and precepts nurse practitioner students on a regular basis.

Anne operates from a place of empathy and acceptance in her practice.  She addresses her patients with caring honesty and a persistent focus on progressing towards treatment goals.  She strives in sessions to help patients understand their mental health both medically and emotionally and to continually discuss the benefits and risks of psychopharmacology interventions.  Anne looks forward to meeting you and becoming a part of your journey.

Education

MGH Institute of Health Professions
Masters of Nursing

Specialties

  • Ages 14+ medication management
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Mood disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Treatment resistant anxiety disorders
  • Multi-diagnosis cases
Aleshia Ellingson
Self Pay Rate: $149

Aleshia Ellingson, LICSW

Philosophy of Care

Aleshia Ellingson is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) who has a background working with families in their home and with adults at an inpatient psychiatric facility. Aleshia’s ideal client would be someone who is open to learning new skills and wants to work through their anxiety, depression, or post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD). Their goals would be to address psychosocial triggers that are interfering with their day-to-day life and learning ways to manage and move past these issues.

Aleshia completed her Master of Social Work (MSW) at Simmons University. She is trained in trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) and in the grief process. She has 8 years of experience in the mental health field.

Aleshia practices from a strength-based perspective, which focuses on utilizing your attributes in order to overcome challenges. She believes in meeting you where you are and developing the best treatment for you together. Aleshia also believes that engaging in individual therapy can be helpful for everyone. She encourages you to take this step and work towards creating a better self.

Education

Simmons University
Master of Social Work

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
Carolyne Mburu-Gerena
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Carolyne Mburu-Gerena, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Carolyne Mburu-Gerena is a board certified psychiatric and mental health nurse practitioner in the state of Massachusetts who has over 14 years’ experience working as a registered nurse with adolescents and adults in hospice, home health, emergency room, and psychiatric settings seeking help with medical comorbidities, end of life care, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, trauma, and other mood disorders. She completed her Associate’s Degree in Nursing at Becker College, her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing at Framingham State University, and received her Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University.  

Carolyne  utilizes compassionate, competent, empathetic, and optimal holistic care to the best of her ability when providing patient-centered care. These values and beliefs are accompanied by trustworthiness and respect as she continues to provide care to her patients, family, and the community for improved clinical outcomes and overall well-being.  

Carolyne strives to provide evidence-based treatment with a focus on understanding your concerns, tapping into your protective factors, educating you on a healthier lifestyle, and working collaboratively with you and other pertinent healthcare professionals to help you meet your goals and promote best practice

Education

Walden University
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • ADHD
  • Stress management
  • Self esteem
  • Trauma
  • Grief & Loss
Danny Mui
Self Pay Rate: $149

Danny Mui, LICSW

Philosophy of Care

Danny Mui is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who specializes in anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, schizophrenia, and grief and loss. He has found “meeting the person where they are” to be an important concept in treatment, as we are all unique in our strengths and challenges. One of Danny's goals is to meet you with an open heart and open mind; to help you begin to see things you previously viewed as problems, shift into possibilities. He strongly believes that everyone has the ability to grow, utilizing both positive and negative events from our past to move into healthier, more genuine selves.

Danny strives to empower his clients to cultivate the life they hope for. Through a collaborative relationship, he will help you develop a greater understanding of your behaviors and how they affect your outcomes as well as teach you how to communicate openly and choose to use positive coping skills.

"Because the process of change can sometimes feel uncomfortable or overwhelming, I invite you to play an active role in your treatment," says Danny. "Our job is not to “fix”, but rather guide you to find and see the better self that is within you already. To start a journey, however, we need to take that first step, no matter how small; we can work on it together."

Education

Bridgewater State University
Master of Social Work

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Psychodynamic
  • PTSD
  • CBT
  • Schizophrenia
  • Grief/Loss
Fortunate Munhutu
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Fortunate Munhutu, APRN, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care 

Fortunate provides psychiatric evaluations and medication management with special attention to individual needs, including attention to each patient's personal history, his or her specific context, stressful or traumatic life experiences or circumstances, each patient's particular concerns about, or fears of medications, all of which she approaches with patience, warmth, understanding, and helpful explanations that facilitate treatment and the patient's sense of comfort and trust. She is flexible and integrative in her approach in order to meet the needs and desired outcomes of each individual. Fortunate is enthusiastic to apply her experience and compassion with clients as they begin to address issues that will help them to improve their quality of life and attain a sense of fulfillment. Her primary focuses are providing honest communication with her patients and quality resources for all those involved.

Prior to becoming a psychiatric nurse practitioner, Fortunate worked as a psychiatric nurse case manager both in home care and in long-term care facilities in the state of Massachusetts. Her practice philosophy emanates from her nursing background that emphasizes providing safe, compassionate, and empathetic patient-centered care. She strongly believes in a holistic approach to promote mental health and well-being, and she takes pride in delivering the best evidence based psychiatric care that is individualized to the needs of each patient.

Education

Walden University School of Nursing and Health Science
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties 

  • Mood Disorders
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Eating Disorders
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Personality disorder
  • Addictions disorders
Hayley Bergen
Self Pay Rate: $149

Hayley Bergen, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Hayley Bergen is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) with over 10 years of experience in the mental health field. She holds her Bachelor's degree in Psychology, with a focus in Grief, Death and Loss (Thanatology) from the University of Rhode Island, her Master's degree in Forensic and Counseling Psychology from William James College, and an ICF-Accredited Certificate in Executive Coaching.

Hayley’s practice is primarily influenced by strengths-based, client-centered modalities with an emphasis on a solutions-focused, humanistic approach. She believes in the importance of strengthening your sense of self and resilience to help achieve personal or professional growth. She has also completed the Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy.

Previous experience includes working with children, young adults, caregivers and families, striving to strengthen relationships and resiliency through individual and family therapy. Hayley also has previous experience providing coaching to working professionals with the intent and follow through to help them strengthen a sense of self to be more successful in their field of work. Success can be achieved by focusing on SMART goals to aid in further success and implementation of professional growth. To reach positive results, Hayley focuses on highlighting an individual’s strengths, values and areas for improvement.

Meeting the client where they are at is the first step to building a healthy therapeutic relationship. Hayley is here to offer validation, encouragement, and support towards action steps and goals that will allow you to be a better version of yourself.

Education

William James College
Masters in Forensic and Counseling Psychology

Jennifer Spiess
Self Pay Rate: $149

Jennifer Spiess, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Jennifer Spiess is a Licensed Mental Health Therapist in the state of Massachusetts who has 9 years of experience providing therapeutic care to children, adolescents, and families. She has worked with individuals who are struggling with complex trauma, PTSD, adjustment disorders, depression, anxiety, and mood disorders as well as families and couples who struggle with communication and conflict resolution.

Jennifer completed her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology at Assumption College with a focus in children and families. Jennifer utilizes eclectic therapy in order to best meet the needs of the individuals and families she works with. She has strong experience in person-centered therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy and is strength-based and emotionally focused in her treatment approach.

First and foremost, Jennifer seeks to establish a strong rapport with the individuals and families she works with. Her collaborative and empathetic approach will assist you in identifying your needs and building your strengths in order to meet your treatment goals.

Education

Assumption College
Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology 

Specialties

  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Depression 
  • Stress Management
  • Self-Esteem
  • Relationship Issues
Jill Ginisi
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Jill Ginisi, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care 

Jill Ginisi is a psychiatric nurse practitioner in the state of Massachusetts. Jill has a diverse background  spending several years as a registered nurse floating to different specialties advancing her knowledge.  Jill spent her last 3 years as a psychiatric nurse where her passion resides prior to obtaining her Master  

of Science in Nursing with a specialty in psychiatry from Regis College. As a psychiatric nurse  practitioner, Jill will provide clinical assessment and therapeutic care to adults who are seeking help with  their mental health.  

Jill can assess, diagnose, and treat mental health needs of patients. Jill believes developing a trusting,  therapeutic relationship with strong communication is the key to success. Jill likes to view the individual as a whole and understands each person is different and can have unique needs. Although, medication  management is Jill’s specialty, that is just “a piece to the puzzle” as she feels being self-aware of the  matter and incorporating different techniques can be beneficial. The overall well-being of someone’s  mental health should be treated no different than a medical diagnosis.  

Jill seeks to establish a professional yet caring relationship with you to help identity your needs, educate  and incorporate you into your goals with a treatment plan to help you achieve the desired outcome. Jill  believes living a good quality and meaningful life is a significant priority. 

Education

Regis College
Master's of Science in Nursing with a specialty in Psychiatry

Specialties

  • 18+ Medication Management
Margaret Oloyede
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake $249: Follow-ups

Margaret Oloyede, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

I am a board certified psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner with eight years of psychiatric experience. I have been working with patient with Mood disorders such as depression and bipolar disorder with psychosis; Stress-related disorders such as anxiety; Neurodevelopmental disorders such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and eating disorders. I have provided care at inpatient setting for acute patients. I have also worked in outpatient setting, providing continuing services to patients who have complex or chronic illnesses. I assess, diagnose, prescribes medication, order and interprets labs, x-rays, and EKGs when necessary and coordinate care. Patient goals includes the reduction of overall level, frequency, and intensity of their symptoms so that daily functioning is not impaired; Stabilizing the symptoms level while increasing the ability to function on a daily basis; Increasing the coping behaviors of peer socialization, physical activity, and self-reassurance.

I begin by meeting with patients to assess patient psychological needs. I implement relationship-building skills to gain patient trust since the process of recovering from mental health issues can cause individuals to remember and talk about traumatizing events or experiences. After identifying patients’ mental health needs, as a psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioners I create holistic treatment plans. I track patient progress and refer patients to specialists if necessary. I build relationships with, reassuring, and listening to and talking to patients. I assess and plan nursing care requirements. I care for and counsel clients with common identified chronic psychiatric condition. .I Coordinate and integrate multidisciplinary services for clients with complex psychiatric problem. I monitor common health care problems and refer for specialized medical treatment as needed. I provide comprehensive family psychiatric-mental health education. I advocate for family psychiatric-mental health clients and their families.

As a mental health nurse practitioner, I am compassionate and understanding; I am a respectful and caring person. I can go above and beyond my listed responsibilities to ensure patients receive the best care possible while at my practice. I build relationships with, reassuring, and listening to and talking to patients. I believe every person has the right to freedom and to express his moral beliefs though words and actions that will help him grow. I use my talents to make others aware of their feelings and understand their needs.

Education

Regis college Massachusetts
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • Medication Management
  • Anxiety
  • ADHD
  • Eating Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Depression
  • Bipolar
Mark Medina
Self Pay Rate: $149

Mark Medina, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Mark Medina is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) who has over 6 years of experience in providing clinical and evidence-based treatment to children, teenagers, adults, and families seeking assistance with a variety of presentations including but not limited to depression, anxiety, trauma, substance use disorders, relationships, adjustments, grief, and overall stress. Mark's professional history includes working in a psychiatric hospital treating substance use and co-occurring disorders, in an outpatient setting working with individuals, and in the community setting working with children and their families.

Mark Completed his Master of Education (M.Ed) at Cambridge College specifically in the Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies (CAGS) program in Mental Health Counseling. He is a true believer that therapy is an art which requires constant flexibility, creativity, and patience in order to acquire the best possible outcome for those that he serves.

Mark seeks to establish a caring and trusting therapeutic relationship with you in order to work together towards accomplishing your personal therapeutic goals. He utilizes an eclectic style of treatment with person-centered care being the foundation of his approach. Mark’s collaborative style includes strength-based, mindfulness-based, cognitive behavioral, solution-focused approaches, and he strongly believes that each person is unique and therefore requires treatment tailored to that specific individual. Life is a challenge and it's okay to ask for help. It can be isolating but having someone you can talk to, reflect with, and not feel judged throughout the process can make the journey a little easier.

Education

Cambridge College
Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • General/Undisclosed
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Substance Use
  • Stress
Patricia Wheeler Shea
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Patricia Wheeler Shea, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Patricia "Patty" Wheeler Shea holds dual board certification as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) and an Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP). Patty specializes in treating anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), and mood disorders.

Patty completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) at the University of Massachusetts/Lowell and her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) at Simmons University. She has practiced as an ANP for 25 years, providing biopsychosocial care to young adult and adult clients in a variety of settings. Recognizing the prevalence of mental illness and the impact that mental illness can have on one’s life, Patty chose to pursue additional certification as a PMHNP. She completed her post-master’s certificate at the University of Massachusetts/Amherst.

Patty’s clinical practice includes psychiatric assessment, diagnosis, and treatment that is tailored to each unique individual. She believes in the importance of an integrative mind-body approach to provide clients with holistic, personalized care to address both their mental and physical health needs. Patty seeks to establish a collaborative, caring, nonjudgmental relationship to work with clients to achieve optimal mental and physical wellness, with the goal of improving the quality of their life.

Education

Simmons University
Master of Science in Nursing

 Specialties

  • Medication Management
  • Alternative and Complementary Medicine
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • ADHD
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Substance Use Disorders
Taylor Klein
Self Pay Rate: $149

Taylor Klein, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Taylor Klein is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of Massachusetts. She has more than 12 years of experience working with children with severe behavioral disorders, cognitive disorders such as Autism and Down Syndrome, as well as LGBTQIA+ issues, and adults with complex mental health and addiction diagnoses. Taylor focuses on treating the effects of anxiety, ADHD, depression, and autism spectrum-related issues in teens, adults, and seniors.

She graduated from Johnson & Wales University with a Master’s degree in counseling psychology and a concentration in Addiction Management. She's currently in a doctorate program, working toward a degree in Neuropsychology. Taylor has a holistic approach toward therapy while employing effective communication, active listening, and psychoeducation in my practice. she tailors her style to an individual’s needs.

She believes that possessing a client-centered mindset is a beneficial way to build a positive relationship. That's why she strives to make her sessions safe, and comfortable for all. Work together with Taylor—her professional support and guidance will help you start addressing the obstacles in your life with clarity and confidence.

Education

Johnson & Wales University
Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology

Specialties

  • Psych Testing
  • Anxiety
  • ADHD/ADD
  • Depression
  • Autism
  • CBT
  • DBT
  • LBGTQIA
David Martino
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

David Martino, NP

Philosophy of Care

David Martino is a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner who has provided direct care to patients age 12 years and older for the past 8 years. David has extensive clinical experience in diagnosis and medication management, including complex cases with multiple overlapping psychiatric diagnoses, dual diagnosis, and co-occurring medical problems.

David completed his Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English at Regis College, his Master of Theological Studies at the University of Notre Dame, and his Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) at Boston College. David’s broad educational background helps him to recognize how psychosocial factors, including trauma, affect a person’s condition, and the importance of ongoing evaluation of the appropriateness of pharmacotherapy.

In session, David makes a point to explore various treatment options, including referral to professionals in other areas of expertise. He is committed to helping you meet your goals, not only the ones established at the beginning of treatment but also other goals that you may add as you progress. It is so rewarding to see you thrive!

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Mood/Bipolar Disorder
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Pervasive Developmental Disorder (Autism Spectrum Disorder, Asperger’s)
  • Co-occurring medical problems 
  • LGBTQ, gender identity (transgender, nonbinary, genderqueer)
Peter Camden
Self Pay Rate: $149

Peter Camden, LICSW

Philosophy of Care

Peter Camden is a Licensed Individual and Family Therapist (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) in the state of Massachusetts and Rhodesia Island who has 10 years of experience partnering with adolescents and families seeking help with trauma, depression, anxiety, stress management, and relationship issues.

Peter completed his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Fitchburg State University and received his Master of Social Work from Bridgewater State University. He utilizes strength-based, cognitive-behavioral, mindfulness-based, solution-focused, and attachment-focused approaches to maintain the flexibility and awareness necessary to best meet the needs of every unique individual, couple, and family.

Peter seeks to establish a goal and collaborative relationship with you in order to assist in building on your strengths while better towards living a meaningful life.

Education

Bridgewater State University
Master of Social Work

Specialties

  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Stress management
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Life transitions
  • Anger management
  • Relationship issues
Gina Paone
Self Pay Rate: $149

Gina Paone, LMHC

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with experience working with a range of individuals. I received my Bachelor of Science degree from Boston University in Behavior and Health and later received my Master of Science degree at Salem State University in Mental Health Counseling Psychology. I am a certified clinician in the Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (A-CRA), an evidence-based approach to working with adolescents and young adults who struggle with substance use. 

My approach to counseling is client centered. I believe it is important to meet my clients where they are at and collaborate around goals of counseling. I have experience working with young children, adolescents, young adults, and families/couples. I have previous experience working in residential settings, as well as intensive services in the home. I find it important to build an alliance with my clients where we can work together, and I can support my clients in making strides towards completing identified goals. I believe strongly in highlighting strengths and keeping a strength-based attitude throughout treatment. I also utilize various techniques and tools such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy, and Mindfulness during sessions as appropriate. I believe that we are all unique and, therefore, one technique does not fit all.  

I feel strongly that counseling can support us when we are in a difficult place, but also when we are doing well. It’s important to have support from others and be able to continue to make progress so we can always be a better version of ourselves than we were the day before. Set-backs and struggles are all a part of life, change, and success. I am here to provide education, support, validation, encouragement, and new ideas in order to help my clients achieve the success and change they are looking for.

Sally Kiss
Self Pay Rate: $149

Sally Kiss, LICSW

Philosophy of Care

Sally Kiss is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) in Massachusetts who has over has over 4 years of experience working with adolescents and adults who are looking to address issues related to anxiety, depression, trauma, sexual/gender identity, substance use, relationship issues, and life transitions.

Sally earned her Bachelor's degree in Sociology from Framingham State University and went on to earn her Master's degree in Social Work from Bridgewater State University in 2017. When it comes to therapy, Sally utilizes a strengths-based, collaborative style to identify treatment goals and to utilize an eclectic approach. She pulls from mindfulness-based therapies, trauma-informed care, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT).

Sally takes great care in building an authentic relationship between therapist and client, where you'll be able to explore and grow in a non-judgmental and caring environment. Connection is the driving force behind Sally’s therapy because she believes that relationships are where healing occurs.

Education

Bridgewater State University
Master's in Social Work

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Mood Disorders
  • PTSD/Trauma
  • Suicide/Self Injury
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • LGBT/Gender Identity Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Dual Diagnosis
Doug Crook
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Doug Crook, RN, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Doug Crook is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the state of Massachusetts.  He has nearly 20 years of experience working in the mental health field in various roles including mental health counselor and registered nurse.  He has held clinical and management positions.  He has primarily worked on inpatient psychiatric units—with both adults and children.  He received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Salem State College and recently his Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice at Regis College.  His doctoral research was focused on providing behavioral health education to nurses caring for pediatric patients with behavioral health needs on non-psychiatric, inpatient units.

Doug understands the profound effects that challenges with mental health can have and the importance of addressing these challenges appropriately.  He values a collaborative relationship with his clients and working together on a plan of care that is reasonable and effective.

Doug aims to create a safe, non-judgmental space to develop this close working relationship with his clients, so that he can support their journey towards achieving personal goals and mental wellness.

Education

Regis College
Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice

 

Jacqueline Beaulieu
Self Pay Rate: $149

Jacqueline Beaulieu, LICSW

Jacqueline Beaulieu is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) who has 5 years of experience working in residential and outpatient mental health, as well as medical hospital settings, with diverse civilian and veteran populations. Jacqueline has assisted clients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and related problems, addiction, anxiety, depression, adjusting to new or ongoing stressors, interpersonal problems, anger management, and grief or sudden loss. She has also provided acute intervention for clients in crisis and has supported those who have lived through trauma.

Jacqueline completed her Master of Social Work (MSW) with a focus on Mental Health at Boston College. She believes that everyone has a resilience within that allows them to take on each new day and overcome the challenges they face. Jacqueline is grateful to be a part of her clients’ journeys. Whether this is the first time a client enters therapy, or they have participated in it before, she recognizes the vulnerability and strength it takes to ask for help. It is Jacqueline's privilege to work with each of her clients, joining them where they are, and together taking steps forward.

Jacqueline's approach is to create a compassionate and trusting space, that is nonjudgmental, adaptable, and client-centered. She tailors therapy to her clients’ individual needs, incorporating elements of evidenced-based practices such as exposure and response prevention (ERP), cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), and acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), amongst others. Jacqueline is committed to remaining educated and informed about front-line research and innovative therapies to best serve her clients. She understands that therapy is rarely, if ever, straightforward. It can be downright uncomfortable, as well as insightful and vitalizing. Jacqueline's goals are to provide hope, some levity when needed, and encourage your personal growth, honoring your resilience. She looks forward to getting to know you, learning what brought you here today, and supporting you in your goals.

Maureen Sullivan
Self Pay Rate: $149

Maureen Sullivan, MS, MPH, MA, LMHC

Maureen Sullivan is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) who has over 20 years of experience in the field of mental health, working with individuals, couples, adolescents, young adults, and their families in a variety of settings. Maureen is skilled in treating depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parent-child relationship problems, stress management, and grief/loss, as well as general life transitions and stressors.

Maureen was born and raised in the Boston area but has lived, worked, and traveled extensively. After graduating from Boston College, Maureen joined the Peace Corps and served in West Africa. This pivotal life decision led to graduate work at the London School of Economics, work in the Federated States of Micronesia and American Samoa, as well as continued studies leading to master’s degrees in both Public Health (MPH) and Counseling Psychology. Most recently, Maureen lived and worked as a therapist in Hawaii within close proximity to Volcanos National Park.

Maureen is described as very “down to earth” and relational in her therapeutic approach. Her clients find her to be extremely warm, friendly, and approachable. In Maureen's approach to counseling, she draws upon the principles of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), solution-focused therapy, and person-centered therapy. Central to her practice is the foundational belief that each person possesses the internal ability to heal and overcome life challenges with the appropriate help and support. Maureen believes the role of a therapist is to connect and create a supportive alliance towards the purpose of helping clients reach their goals and thrive.

Jessica Caira
Self Pay Rate: $149

Jessica Caira, LMHC

Jessica Caira is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) with over 10 years of experience in the field. She specializes in assisting teens and adults with stress and anxiety management, identity issues, life transitions, and relationship issues, but Jessica also has a particular interest in working with older teens and young adults in navigating their transition to adulthood.

She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Brandeis University and a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Lesley University. Jessica's approach to therapy is strength-based, solution-focused, and client-centered. She believes in adding skills, building insight, and enhancing your sense of identity to help you cope with your most difficult times. She can help you begin building self-esteem and resilience and will support you in nurturing positive relationships that will foster continued growth outside of therapy.

Jessica works to create a safe space and to tailor individualized treatment to fit each client’s needs. She believes that building a therapeutic relationship is the first step in effective treatment, and will do her best to make you feel as comfortable as possible as you both delve into whatever may be troubling you.

Lindsay Veillette
Self Pay Rate: $149

Lindsay Veillette, LICSW

Lindsay Veillette is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) who has experience working in both inpatient and outpatient settings with a variety of populations including adults and adolescents with serious mental illness, mood disorders, substance use disorders, family and relationship issues, trauma backgrounds, individuals in crisis, and those navigating general life changes and stressors. Lindsay completed her Master of Social Work (MSW) at Fordham University.

Lindsay's approach to therapy is holistic, collaborative, and client-centered with a strong focus on strengths. She firmly believes in meeting individuals where they are in the present moment, and she acknowledges that progress is not always linear. Lindsay incorporates elements of mindfulness, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), solution-focused therapy, and narrative therapy into her practice with a common goal of empowering individuals to advocate for their needs in all facets of life. She believes that we are never finished products and there is always room for personal growth. Lindsay's aim is to partner with clients on their journey to self-determination in order to lead happy, healthy, and fulfilling lives.

Grace Ngumi
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Grace Ngumi, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

**Grace Ngumi offers psychiatric medication management

Grace Ngumi is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) licensed in Massachusetts. She has over 15 years of experience working as a nurse in various nursing specialties and in particular mental health and dual diagnosis settings. As an NP she has worked with patients seeking help with depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders, and bipolar disorders.

Grace completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Curry College in Milton, MA, and received her Master of Science in Nursing from Walden University. Grace utilizes her past experience, education, and clinical expertise to provide holistic care and ethical care that is compassionate while maintaining a healing environment.

Grace seeks to collaborate with her patient and other health care providers in order to ensure that the care she provides is holistic and is centered on the patient's wellbeing.

Education 

Walden University
Master's in Nursing

Specialities

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Self esteem
  • Adjustment disorders
  • ADHD
  • Bipolar
  • Grief & Loss
Wendy Barry
Self Pay Rate: $299: Intake
$249: Follow-up

Wendy Barry, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Wendy Barry is a psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner who has over 14 years of nursing experience.  Wendy completed her Bachelor's of Science in Nursing degree at Fitchburg College, which is now Fitchburg University, in Fitchburg Massachusetts.  She completed her Masters of Science in Nursing at Regis College in Weston Massachusetts. Wendy bases her treatment on the biopsychosocial model and evidence-based practices.

Wendy understands that medication is only a part of the picture within the biopsychosocial model of mental health.  Her practice in medication is "start low and go slow", which is considered a standard of care in psychiatry.  She is a strong supporter of collaborative care and will work with other providers to maintain client's optimal health.  As a prescriber Wendy takes on the role of consult and encourages clients to feel confident in their psychiatric care.  She does this by asking questions, answering questions, and encouraging clients take the lead in their care.

Wendy treats clients with depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADHD and bipolar disorder.

Education

Regis College
Master's in Nursing

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • PTSD
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Medication Management

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