I am a licensed and nationally certified psychotherapist providing treatment for depression, self-esteem and relationship problems. I counsel adults and adolescents in outpatient clinics and work in a high school one day per week. I can answer questions on any subject related to depression such as: • Adolescent depression• Questions related to self-harming (like cutting) or suicidality • What is depression • How to tell if you have a problem with depression and what to do; • What to do if you suspect a loved one has a problem with depression; • Questions related to treatment
I am a licensed psychotherapist providing treatment for depression. I counsel adults and adolescents.
American Counseling Association, Massachusetts Mental Health Counselors Association, South Boston Hope and Recovery Coalition
I have a Masters Degree in Mental Health and Behavioral Medicine from Boston University School of Medicine and a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Boston University. I have completed many continuing education courses such as "Substance Use and the Adolescent Brain" by the Institutes of Health and Recovery and "Self-Harming Behaviors" by Harvard University and the Cambridge Health Alliance.
My caseload is comprised of adults and adolescents in a Boston neighborhood.
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Hi Patti, I want to preface this answer with this: I am not a medical doctor nor do I prescribe medication. I am a psychotherapist and regularly refer people to psychiatrists or psychiatric nurse practitioners
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Hi Aaron, This is such a great question. Many readers will benefit from reading it. Thanks for submitting it. I'll answer your questions as best as I can, but please understand that without meeting
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