Amanda Wells, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Provider type: Psychotherapist

Patient Age: Adult

Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy

About Amanda Wells, LMHC

Amanda has spent the last ten years working with adults in the behavioral health field. Her therapeutic approach has been influenced by her work in emergency rooms, a residential setting, medication-assisted treatment, a correctional institution, psychiatric unit, and as an outpatient therapist. She has enjoyed providing care for clients in the areas of substance abuse, mood and anxiety disorders, trauma and rehabilitative/re-entry skills.
Her aim is to provide a therapeutic environment by earning trust, being consistent, and investing in her clients' journey. Amanda is driven by a desire to help clients navigate their lives in a way that feels genuine and manageable. She utilizes a solution-focused and strengths-based approach that enhances self-acceptance and shows itself through personal growth and improved quality of life. She encourages you to embrace the laughter, the tears, milestones and setbacks along the way, trusting in the foundation you will build together to guide you through.

Specialties

  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Grief/Bereavement
  • Medication Management
  • Mindfulness Based Treatment
  • Mood Disorders
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder and Related Behavioral Difficulties
  • Self Harm
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Education & Certifications

    Amanda received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and her Master's in Education of Clinical Psychology from Cambridge College. She holds a license by the state of Massachusetts as a Mental Health Clinician since 2016.

    Locations

    Lexington

    110 Hartwell Avenue, Suite 330
    Lexington, MA 02421