Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
Abby provides a holistic approach to treating trauma, depression, anxiety, self-harm, behavioral problems, stress management, grief/bereavement, and family therapy. Young children, adolescents, and caregivers with a sense of humor who enjoy a therapist with a relational approach benefit from counseling with Abby. Children and adolescents navigating past traumas who are working to find effective adaptive coping strategies, work with Abby to identify and build a more cohesive sense of self, and identity that makes them feel seen and heard.
Abby received her undergraduate degree in English from the University of New Hampshire. She was able to utilize this degree post graduation as a volunteer in the United States Peace Corps where she taught English as a second language to high school aged students in the country of Indonesia where she lived and served for 27 months. Upon returning home she entered into the field of clinical mental health working primarily with children and adolescents on the inpatient level of care. She received her Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work, with a focus on trauma, from Simmons University and became licensed shortly after in the state of Massachusetts.