Lisa Scharff, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Provider type: Psychotherapist

Patient Age: Adult, Child & Adolescent, Geriatric

Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy

About Lisa Scharff, Ph.D.

Dr. Scharff provides evidence-based treatments for mood and anxiety disorders as well as psychological factors that interact with medical issues in children, adolescents, and adults. Her specialties include working with clients with depression, generalized anxiety disorder, social anxiety, phobias, obsessive compulsive disorder, chronic pain, womens’ health issues, and body dysmorphic disorder. She focuses on science-based approaches including cognitive-behavioral treatment (CBT), biofeedback, mindfulness, stress-management/relaxation training, and exposure and response prevention strategies.


  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Biofeedback
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Geropsychology
  • Grief/Bereavement
  • Medical / Health Related Conditions
  • Mindfulness Based Treatment
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
  • Panic Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Pregnancy and/or Postpartum Related
  • Sleep
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Tics
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Women's Health
  • Education & Certifications

    Dr. Scharff received her doctoral training in Clinical Psychology at the University of Albany, SUNY, followed by a pre-doctoral fellowship at Sharp Hospital in San Diego California and postdoctoral training at the University of Pittsburgh.



    92 Montvale Avenue, Suite 2450
    Stoneham MA 02180