Carrie  Jochelson

Carrie Jochelson

Psychiatric Mental Health Clinical Nurse Practitioner - Board Certified, PMHCNS-BC

Accepting new clients for evening, daytime, & weekend appointments in Newton practice (updated November 13, 2019)


Specialties & Expertise

  • Psychotherapy and psychopharmacology
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma

Professional statement

Carrie Jochelson is a Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist in Newtonville, MA who specializes in anxiety, depression, and trauma. She provides both psychotherapy and medication management.

Carrie takes the time to get to know her clients before drawing up an individualized treatment plan based on their goals and needs. She utilizes both Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT). She frequently offers her clients resources to help them better understand their symptoms and learn new coping strategies. She also takes a team-oriented approach, frequently working with physicians, therapists, and other members of a client’s medical team.

Carrie offers a safe, nonjudgmental space for clients to work through their challenges. She is especially skilled at utilizing a combination of talk therapy and medications to help her clients manage their symptoms. She has over 41 years of experience in the field of medicine. She looks forward to meeting you.


Message to clients

It’s important to have a relationship with your prescriber/therapist that is a match. If it doesn’t feel right, then you should keep looking.


Specialties

Psychotherapy and psychopharmacology - Using talk therapy and medication in conjunction

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse


General expertise


Insurance

Carrie Jochelson is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $200 (25-50min)
  • Initial session: $400 (120min)

Therapist's note

For payment, Carrie accepts Zelle, Venmo, check, or cash. Carrie can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.


Location(s)

Newton practice

46 Austin Street

Suite 303

Newton, MA 02460

Hours
  • Mon 10:00am-6:00pm
  • Tue 10:00am-6:00pm
  • Wed 10:00am-6:00pm
  • Thu 10:00am-6:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun 10:00am-6:00pm

Work and Education

Private Practice, 1980 - Present

State Psychiatric Facility

Suboxone and Dual Diagnosis Clinic, Coordinator

Northeastern University Health Services

Boston City Hospital, Consult Liaison

Shattuck, Consult Liaison

Cambridge Psychiatric Emergency, Staff Nurse


Languages

  • English

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