Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Quincy, Massachusetts

Find a therapist in Quincy, Massachusetts that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Quincy to find a professional specializing in counseling people with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief and more.

Denise Whall-Marlin

Denise Whall-Marlin , LICSW

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker from Boston, Massachusetts with ten years of experience in providing psychotherapy. I have worked with all different kinds of people, and I have helped them with a variety of challenges and mental health problems. I have post-graduate training in several types of treatment, including cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy, as well as an academic background from New York University in psycho-dynamic treatment. I know that Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Dr. Christopher Blake

Dr. Christopher Blake, LICSW, PhD

I am a LICSW who has both a private practice and works in a counseling center in Massachusetts. I have been a counselor for over 18 years. In that time, I've gotten really quite good at helping with depression, anxiety, the struggles of living with ADHD (both as a parent and as an adult with ADHD), the extremes and felt helplessness of OCD, bi polar conditions, and addiction, and and the turbulent feelings of Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 18 years

Linda Lufkin

Linda Lufkin, CAGS, LMHC

I am an independently licensed mental health counselor in Massachusetts, with 14 years of experience providing mental health services, the past four years as a psychotherapist working with individuals of all ages. I am a nationally certified Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapist (TF-CBT) with training in DBT, EMDR and other evidenced based modalities. I have helped people struggling with issues such as depression, anxiety, mood disturbances, family and other relationship conflicts, confusion around careers Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 4 years

Cleo Thompson

Cleo Thompson,

Hello and thank you for visiting my page. I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Massachusetts and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in North Carolina. I have over fifteen years of experience working with preteens to seniors. My experiences have taught me the importance of being an active listener who is nonjudgmental and noncondemning. In my work, it is important for me to inspire others. Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 20 years

Andrea Brant

Andrea Brant , MS, LMHC

Hi. My name is Andrea. I'm a Mental Health Counselor licensed in Massachusetts with 8 years experience as a therapist. I began my career working in an inpatient dual diagnosis unit. I simultaneously worked as a therapist for the federal government proving therapy to men and women looking for guidance on making good life decisions. For several years, I ran an outpatient clinic on my own and was fortunate enough to work with clients ranging Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Andrew Wurth

Andrew Wurth, LMHC, LICSW

I have over twenty years of clinical experience working with client's experiencing intimate relationship difficulties, addiction, difficulty managing anger, coping with grief and loss, mental health challenges like Bipolar Disorder, Depression, and PTSD.. I also have almost eight years of working with veterans attempting to adjust to civilian life after separation from the military, young people finding healthy ways to make the transition to early adulthood. My work with client's is driven by the Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 25 years

Susan Bennett

Susan Bennett, LMHC

Hello I’m Susan Bennett and I’m a licensed mental health counselor in Massachusetts. I have 16 years of experience as a psychotherapist, having worked in community mental health, small group practice, and my own private practice. In 2016 I expanded my private practice to include online therapy to reach a broader range of people in need. I take an eclectic approach to therapy that includes cognitive behavioral therapy(CBT),person centered therapy, solutions focused therapy, and trauma focused Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 16 years

Kayla Davis

Kayla Davis, MSW, LICSW

Hi! Thank you for taking the time to look at my personal profile. My name is Kayla and I have been in the field for over 15 years and have truly enjoyed and learned from every population I have worked with. I started my education track by obtaining my Associate of Applied Science, in Nutrition at the University of New Hampshire. I had a desire to work with the Eating Disorder population and was advised Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 14 years

Deborah Jean

Deborah Jean, LMHC, CADC-II

I am a licensed mental health counselor; I work with adults, focusing on a wide range of presenting problems including mental health issues, addictions, anxiety, depression, trauma, abuse and relationship issues. I strive to provide a safe and trusting environment for all my clients. When providing therapy, I work with each client to determine goals and to create a customized treatment plan to meet the specific needs of the individual. I use both cognitive behavioral Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 15 years

Annalicia DiLollo

Annalicia DiLollo, MS, LMHC, LPC

I received my degree as a Master of Science in Clinical Psychology from the Institute for the Psychological Sciences, located in Crystal City, VA, right outside of Washington, DC. I have extensive experience working with people of all ages, but my focus areas are adults suffering current symptoms of anxiety, depression, or struggling in their relationships due to past abandonment, trauma, addiction, or dysfunctional patterns. My treatment is from a clinical psychology perspective, and Read More...
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

An Overview of Mental Health in Quincy, Massachusetts

According to the 2017 United States Census Bureau, 94,166 people are privileged to call Quincy, Massachusetts home. A short drive from Boston, residents have access to abundant amenities as well as the local arts and culture of the infamous, historical city.

The people of Quincy are generally financially prosperous. The median household income of $64,890 is higher than the national average of $55,322. Although the unemployment rate is commensurate with other areas of the United States, the 10.3% of people in Quincy living at or below the poverty level is lower than the national rate of 15.1%.

Despite all of the benefits Quincy has to offer, no place is immune from the struggles of mental illness or the stressors of life. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, one in five adults suffer from mild to severe psychological difficulties. This equates to a potential 18,833 people at risk in Quincy based on population numbers alone.

Emotional Support Needs in Quincy

Every area has its own unique personality, strengths and needs. In Quincy, a variety of factors may impact the emotional well-being of its residents.

Quincy boasts a strong education system in which nearly 90% of students graduate high school and 42% obtain a college education. Although the value put on education is a positive indicator, it also may be a source of stress for teens or college-aged students feeling pressure to succeed.

Even though many residents of Quincy make a respectable salary, the cost of living index of 155.5 is significantly higher than the national index of 100. The median house price of $444,200 is more than double that of the national average of $216,200. Concerns about having enough money can cause a great deal of stress and anxiety for those struggling to live within their means.

Massachusetts has a relatively low divorce rate, ranking the third lowest in the United States. However, over the past decade the marriage rate has declined from 6.2 to 5.6 percent while the divorce rate has risen from 2.2 to 2.7 percent. This speaks to the continued need for marriage counseling to support relationships in crisis before reaching the breaking point.

Mental Health Resources in Massachusetts

According to Mental Health America, Massachusetts is the best state to live, in terms of both mental illness and emotional support services. This means that not only does the state have the least prevalence of psychological disorders, it also has the most available therapeutic care providers per capita. There is approximately one therapist per 200 people in the state.

Despite the fact that help is readily available, unfortunately not everyone seeks the support they need. This may be due to a variety of reasons such as the stigma of therapy or not knowing how to access care.

Quincy’s Therapeutic Resources

Fortunately, there are a wide variety of therapists in Quincy, Massachusetts. When choosing someone to provide support, one important aspect to consider is a therapeutic fit. In therapy, this means feeling comfortable and safe with the counselor. You can get a sense of this beforehand by reviewing autobiographical information, reading reviews written by others or by getting in touch directly with the therapist via phone or email prior to an appointment.

It is also imperative to research the qualifications and areas of expertise of potential therapists to ensure a good match for your specific needs. Reputable providers have current licensing information readily available upon request. Most therapists have more than one area of proficiency. In Quincy, local providers offer interventions in the following areas of specialization, and more:

E-counseling understands that it can be stressful and time-consuming to find a therapist that is right for you or your loved one. The online directory helps you quickly and conveniently access information on local support providers including specialties, credentials, years of experience and languages spoken. Read through the profiles and online reviews in the directory to get a sense of each professional’s personality and methodology, then use this information to take the next step in getting the help you need.