Alison M. Szymanski, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Provider type: Psychotherapist

Patient Age: Adult, Geriatric

Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy

About Alison M. Szymanski, LMHC

Alison has been licensed as an LMHC in MA for nearly 20 years. She has dedicated her career to helping clients work through and manage their pain and suffering. She started her career in the mental health field working in residential treatment with children who were victims of abuse. After receiving her LMHC she worked in a clinic setting where she provided individual therapy, play therapy and art therapy with children, family therapy and couples therapy. In the 7 years before joining Life Stance, she served as a director of a Dual Diagnosis Partial Hospitalization Program where she continued to develop her clinical expertise and provided supervision to emerging therapists. In addition to treating people with depression and anxiety disorders, Alison works closely with trauma survivors. She utilizes many modalities of treatment, including, but not limited to, DBT, CBT, ACT, Mindfulness, Mediation, Art therapy and Group therapy. Alison forms close therapeutic alliances to develop, attain and modify client’s treatment goals. She believes in acceptance, self-kindness and hope. Hope can heal the wounded soul.


  • ADD & ADHD
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Adoption
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Depression
  • Geropsychology
  • Grief/Bereavement
  • Medical / Health Related Conditions
  • Mindfulness Based Treatment
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
  • Panic Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Schizophrenia
  • Selective Mutism
  • Self Harm
  • Sleep
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Use
  • Tics
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Women's Health
  • Education & Certifications

    Alison Szymanski received her M.Ed. in psychology at Cambridge College in Cambridge, MA. She Went on to acquire her LMHC license in MA in 2006. Location: Woburn, MA



    12 Alfred Street, Suite 200
    Woburn MA 01801