Janel Swaye MacDermott

Psychologist, PsyD

Verified by Psychology Today
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(860) 469-5947

Janel Swaye MacDermott

Psychologist, PsyD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

10 North Main Street
Suite 204
West Hartford, CT 06107
(860) 469-5947
Offers online therapy

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About

Congratulations on taking the first steps toward seeking help! I recognize that this is often very challenging and requires a great deal of courage. I work with children, families, and adults experiencing a wide variety of challenges, such as difficulty managing strong feelings, relationship conflicts, or significant stress related to the pressures of daily life. I also specialize in working with those who are overweight or obese. I work collaboratively to accomplish each individual's unique goals. Let's work together!
Goals of specialized therapy for obesity include: improving your body image, self-esteem, and social interactions; decreasing symptoms of depression and anxiety; learning to understand the complicated process of becoming overweight/obese; identifying triggers to overeating; and developing strategies for an overall healthier lifestyle!

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • You may use your Health Savings Account (HSA) with
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 15 Years
  • License: Connecticut / 002999
  • School: University of Hartford
  • Year Graduated: 2007

Janel Swaye MacDermott's Groups

Why Weight?

This therapeutic group aims to provide a supportive environment for those struggling with issues related to being overweight or obese. Group goals include: increasing self-esteem and self-confidence, decreasing depressive and/or anxious symptoms, creating and implementing a wellness plan, and improving motivation to lead a healthier lifestyle!

More about this group

Location

10 North Main Street
Suite 204
West Hartford, CT 06107
(860) 469-5947
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Obesity
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 15 Sep 2021
Photo of Janel Swaye MacDermott, PsyD, Psychologist in West Hartford
Janel Swaye MacDermott

Psychologist, PsyD