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Kristen L Sheppard, MSW, LICSW Psychotherapy, LICSW

Kristen Sheppard has over 28 years of experience in the areas of child protection, trauma, medical and clinical care, leadership, grief, LGBTQIA+ issues, substance abuse, spiritual exploration, mental health, and dual-diagnosis issues. Kristen uses CBT, DBT, and motivational interviewing as well as strength-based theories to connect with each of her clients.

Kristen Sheppard has over 28 years of experience in the areas of child protection, trauma, medical and clinical care, leadership, grief, LGBTQIA+ issues, substance abuse, spiritual exploration, mental health, and dual-diagnosis issues. Kristen uses …

Kristen Sheppard has over 28 years of experience in the areas of child protection, trauma, medical and clinical care, leadership, grief, LGBTQIA+ issues, substance abuse, spiritual exploration, mental health, and dual-diagnosis issues. Kristen uses CBT, DBT, and motivational interviewing as well as strength-based theories to connect with each of her clients.

Specialties
  • General Mental Health
  • Grief and Loss
  • LGBTQIA+
  • Addiction and Substance Misuse
  • Trauma and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Pay with insurance
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Cigna
  • Aetna
  • UMR
  • Oscar
  • UHC Student Resources
  • AllSavers UHC
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Meritain
  • Nippon
  • United Healthcare Shared Services
  • Allied Benefit Systems - Aetna
  • Surest (Formerly Bind)
  • Health Plans Inc.
  • UnitedHealthcare Global
Pay with a program
  • Optum Live & Work Well (EAP)
Pay out-of-pocket
  • $ $ $ $ $
    $140-200
  • Sliding scale
    A sliding scale is a range of out of pocket fees that providers accept based on financial need.
Locations
  • Offers virtual sessions
Licensed in
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  • Massachusetts
  • New Hampshire
  • Vermont