Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult, Child & Adolescent
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
Dr. Allen specializes in work with children, adolescents, and families, with expertise treating panic and anxiety, depression, complex and acute trauma, mood disorders, learning and developmental disabilities, self-regulation and social deficits, ADHD, school failure/refusal, attachment disorders, divorce, and separation. In addition, Dr. Allen is experienced in the treatment of complex presentations for both child and adult populations, offering individual, family and couples therapy, consultation services, crisis intervention, and parent support/training around a wide range of mental health symptoms. Dr. Allen utilizes a client-focused approach as well as cognitive-behavioral and solution-focused models, play therapy, mind-body approaches, family systems, and attachment-based techniques.
Keena Allen, Psy.D. is a Licensed Psychologist and a Certified Health Service Provider. Dr. Allen received both her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and Master’s in Counseling Psychology from the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Allen completed her post-doctoral training at Lynn Community Health Center, where she provided crisis intervention services and outpatient and school-based psychotherapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. Allen completed her pre-doctoral internships at several sites including, Wediko Children’s Services, Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center, Massachusetts Hospital School, and Y.O.U. Inc.