Annemarie Santangelo, LADC-I, CADAC-II, M.Ed., CCDVC
Psychotherapist, Addictions Specialist
Depression can range from mild sadness to clinical depression requiring hospitilization. Depression has many possible causes, from dealing with mourning, situalional i.e. problems at work, marital/family issues and or health concerns. Or depression can be caused due to a chemical imbalance of brain chemistry. We believe a comprehensive assessment and diagnosis vital in the treatment of all forms of depression, because epression can manifest in numerous forms. Our clinicians are trained in both traditional and holistic (total person wellness) philisophies. Thus ensuring the best possible assessment, diagnosis and treatment plan is developed for each client.
Aletheia Counseling, MA, MDiv, LMFT
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
0 Governors Ave, Unit B-5, Medford, Massachusetts 02155
Feeling of depression can be overwhelming. You may feel very sad and even hopeless and have difficulty eating, sleeping, and other symptoms that are interferring areas of your life. Aletheia looks forward to providing you with a safe, comfortable, and supportive place where you can explore and work through the underlying causes of your feelings and experience true healing and restoration.
Jacky van Leeuwen, M.Ed., LMHC
Phone Counselor with Email and IM options
Jacky@JackyTherapy.com, Boston Area, Massachusetts 02472
Seeking counseling for depression can be life-changing at a time when you may feel lower than you ever have. This takes tremendous courage. Depression can be healed. Often depression begins with experiencing tough life circumstances. Sometimes, it runs in families. We will assess your problems and the current supports you have or want to develop. We will explore how you can be true to yourself and appreciate yourself – your strengths and your mistakes. I will help you take concrete steps to change your negative thinking and habits and feel optimism.
David Rainen, Psy.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
90 Main ST., Andover, Massachusetts 01810
Depression can be truly debilitating and may keep you from living the life that you wish to. Depression can also cause significant difficulties in your relationships with others, or from achieving the goals you have set for yourself. It is my intent to help you manage the symptoms of depression, and learn the necessary skills to live a happy, productive, and depression free life.
Jonathan Goldberg, Ph.D.
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
875 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
Life Changes Group provides Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to directly address the negative thought patterns associated with depressive disorders. Our clinicians are trained to help clients identify the negative automatic thoughts that contribute to mood symptoms and reduce the disruptive influence of withdrawal, isolation, and hopelessness in their lives.
Marjorie Siegel, LICSW
Clinical Social Worker
1180 Beacon Street, Suite 4B, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446
Depression can be very frightening and dangerous. It takes many forms and requires sensitive and flexible treatment. I work with people who are depressed to understand the ways in which behaviors that are efforts to find relief can compound their suffering, for example crawling into bed or seeking comfort from substances like food, alcohol, street and prescription drugs. Together we develop resources that are more effective and reliable means of improving their disordered mood both as short and long term solutions. Over time, I work with people to understand their vulnerability to depressive episodes and find strategies to minimize their intensity and recurrence.
Naomi Korn, LicSW, BCD
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
1330 Beacon St #340, Brookline, Massachusetts 02446
I can help you explore the history of your depression, whether it is situational, short term response to stress, or long term which needs to be evaluated for chemical imbalance factors. Talk therapy has been shown to be effective and long term talk therapy has been identified in a large client study as most effective when clients are asked what helped. I can help you to identify your unique childhood and family history experiences and how to desensitize, reprocess and learn to shift what doesn't work to more effective coping strategies. Homework and journalling are used to track your progress.
Kevin Fleming Ph.D.
Boston, Massachusetts 02215
Grey Matters International, Inc. and the work of Kevin J. Fleming, Ph.D. handles depression and other emotional disorders in a very unique way. Most of therapy or counseling processes utilize validation, unconditional positive regard, and reframing as common techniques to get someone to heal from their depression. Though this can be helpful, it rarely fixes the core problem behind it and for tough cases we then refer them usually to a psychiatrist for medication which can have tons of side effects. Instead, why not try a natural and arguably more effective way to not just change your mind, but change the brain--where the depression is rooted. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Abigail Blackburn, Psy.D.
233 Needham Street Third Floor, Newton, Massachusetts 02464
Feeling hopeless, worthless, joyless, without choices or chances is a desperate way to be. Maybe you feel this way every winter. Maybe a certain situation has you overwhelmed. Could be midlife hormones, or maybe you can't point to any clear cause at all. Depression has ahold of you. My approach is to find and treat the cause, and help you confront the traumas, people, suppressed angers and prolonged disappointments that contribute to this suffering. You'll learn effective mood management tools, and I'll help you accelerate the ability to recognize what routinely triggers depression in you. Therapy will help you create a well of resilience. Let's start today.