Charles L. West, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Provider type: Psychotherapist

Patient Age: Adult, Geriatric

Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy

About Charles L. West, Ph.D.

Dr. West provides evidence-based psychological treatments for adults. His areas of specialty include anxiety disorders, mood disorders, including bipolar disorder, and adjustment disorders complicated by challenges with cross-cultural adjustment. Dr. West utilizes a variety of modalities depending on clients’ needs, including psychodynamic psychotherapy, cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT), mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) and stress-management/relaxation techniques.


  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Depression
  • Mindfulness Based Treatment
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Education & Certifications

    Dr. West completed his Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology (APA-approved program) from Michigan State University; pre-doctoral internship in clinical psychology at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center in affiliation with Harvard Medical School Department of Psychiatry and a post-doctoral fellowship in clinical psychology at Mt. Auburn Hospital in affiliation with Harvard Medical School Department of Psychiatry. Prior to his doctoral training, Dr. West received a Master’s Degree in Psychiatric Rehabilitation Counseling from the University of Virginia.



    22 Mill Street, Suites 004 & 308
    Arlington MA 02476