Robert M Purdy

Counselor, MEd, LMHC

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Robert M Purdy

Counselor, MEd, LMHC


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

Purdy Counseling, LLC
85 Exchange Street
Suite 207
Lynn, Massachusetts 01901
(617) 401-9342

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Forming a positive and interpersonal therapeutic relationship with each patient is fundamental to developing effective coping skills, fostering a deeper self-knowledge, and ultimately achieving a sustainable whole-self. It is of great importance to me, that the person seeking my services comes to believe in themselves and in their own potential for achieving wholeness, healing and strength. I utilize empathetic, supportive language and other therapeutic methods to enhance and actualize treatment success. I have been working effectively with patients for more than 15 years, creating a warm and naturally therapeutic environment.
Treatment includes using cognitive-behavioral therapy resulting in a positive change of thinking and behaviors. With a solution-focused and results-oriented approach, patients experience positive and integral change and a healthy and empowering transformation.
As a veteran I work with veterans and their families concerning reintegration into civilian life, relationship, work & social issues, PTSD, grief & loss issues. In addition, I have had many years providing grief & bereavement support concerning end-of-life issues and grief/loss response due to traumatic life-transitions.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • AllWays Health Partners
  • BMC Health Net
  • Beacon
  • Blue Care Network
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • E4Health
  • Fallon Health
  • Group Insurance Commission
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • MHN
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Magellan
  • Massachusetts Behavioral Health Partnership (MBHP)
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts
  • United Behavioral Health (UBH)
  • United Health Care
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • School: Cambridge College
  • Year Graduated: 2001
  • License and State: 5517 Massachusetts

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Massachusetts / 5517
  • Certificate Date: 2004
  • Certificate: MaMHCA
  • Certificate: IATP - Certified Clinical Trauma Professional / D1281605
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Location

Purdy Counseling, LLC
85 Exchange Street
Suite 207
Lynn, Massachusetts 01901
(617) 401-9342
Offers video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

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Last Modified: 19 Mar 2020
Robert M Purdy, MEd, LMHC, Counselor in Lynn

Robert M Purdy

Counselor, MEd, LMHC