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.

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 in age from 5-68. Needless to say, my Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 8 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. My specialties include Ethnic discovery, Cognitiv Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 20 years

Maryann Whalen

Maryann Whalen, LICSW, CADC,

I began my career in the field of addictions in 1996 and haven't looked back since, having worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings for both addictions and dual diagnosis in the state of Massachusetts including Methdone and Suboxone clinics. Along the way I realized the need for further education and training in the areas of trauma and abuse, and am a certified member of the International Association of Trauma Professionals. In addition to this, I have gained a vast Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 22 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 perspe Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 5 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 tech Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 15 years

Jill Ortolano

Jill Ortolano, MS, LMHC,

Hi I'm Jill, a Mental Health Counselor licensed in Massachusetts with 13 years experience. For 6 years I met with clients and did initial evaluations in a bustling city clinic; I had the opportunity to work with different populations of people to address and treat a full range of mental health concerns like depression, anxiety, relationship issues, life transitions, sexual problems, social phobias, communication issues, and self-esteem. I also helped many people who experien Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 14 years

Michael Pithis

Michael Pithis, MSW, LICSW,

Hi, My name is Mike, and I am a licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker from Massachusetts with over 7 years’ experience working as a therapist and Social Worker. My counseling style is warm, interactive, and includes a helpful dose of humor. I believe in treating anyone I work with the respect, sensitivity, and compassion they deserve. I also believe in empowering individuals to make changes in their life and use their strengths to become the best version of thems Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 8 years

Cynthia Robinson

Cynthia Robinson, M.Ed., LMHC,

Hi, My name is Cindy. Thank you for looking at my profile. Before I tell you about my experience and education, I would like to tell you a little bit about my approaches to counseling. First and foremost, please know that your healing and your journey is important to me. Therefore, along the way I will ask you if my approaches are working for you and if you are comfortable with them. I will also welcome your feedback at any time as well. That being said, I am trained in b Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 18 years

Debra Mills

Debra Mills, MA, LMHC, LADC,

My 16 years of experience in the mental health field have shown me that people can make positive adjustments when they are motivated to do so and they can clearly see the benefits of change. I offer counseling services that motivate individuals to harness their strengths, make good decisions, and reach their personal goals. I believe a strong, collaborative therapeutic relationship is crucial to successful treatment. My therapeutic approach is solution-focused and emphasize Read More...
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  • Languages: English,
  • Experience: 16 years

Vanessa Kline

Vanessa Kline, LICSW,

My name is Vanessa and I am a LCSW. I have over 6 years of experience. I truly enjoy what I do and have experience working and helping clients through depression, anxiety and relationship issues. I took some time off and spent time at home with my four children. I have experience both therapeutically and personally in helping parents in the struggles and emotional highs and lows of parenting. I view my role as a therapist as a guide to help you find your best life and your b Read More...
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  • Languages: English, Spanish,
  • Experience: 6 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.