Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
Rachel Segall is a Clinical Social Worker/ Psychotherapist, with over 20 years of experience working with individuals, couples and families. She enjoys working collaboratively with clients to create plans that will work specifically for them. She incorporates a variety of approaches, such as Gottman Method, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Relational Life Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral techniques - working with clients to understand how their histories and experiences affect them, and figuring out how they want to move forward in the present. Her main focus is on couples and families, working to help people feel better in the most significant relationships in their lives, honing in on what gets in the way of connecting, and working to create the kind of caring and supportive relationships people are wanting. She is empathic and non-judgmental, listens to understand more deeply what is going on for people, and enjoys using humor with her clients. She has been described as being a helpful "tour guide" or "interpreter" for couples she has worked with, assisting them have greater understanding of and care for each other. She sees her job as a balance of supporting and challenging people in their lives and relationships.
Rachel Segall received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Bates College, and her Masters in Social Work from Smith School for Social Work. She received advanced training through a two year course in Couples and Family Therapy from PCFINE (Psychodynamic Couples and Family Institute of New England) as well as a year long course in Couples Therapy through Therapy Training Boston.