Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult, Child & Adolescent
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
John-Paul provides cognitive behavioral therapy related to anxiety, depression and adjustment issues. His focus is patient centered care, using problem solving techniques to help address related issues. Additionally, John-Paul provides a range of clinical services that include family therapy, group therapy, couples therapy, as well as both short-term and long-term individual therapy.
John-Paul (JP) Arena, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, received both his Bachelor of Arts and Masters of Social Work at Boston College, graduating with Summa Cum Laude honors. He has worked in Cambridge for over five years assisting geriatric/disabled populations with subsidized public housing. For a span of two years he served as Chair of the Somerville/Cambridge Alzheimer’s Partnership. At the same time, for five years he has also been working as a therapist specializing in working with children, adolescents, and adults on issues related to anxiety disorders, depression and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders.