Christopher  Robertson
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Christopher Robertson

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Adult & Child Psychiatrist, MD Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Massachusetts, New York Accepting Online
Newton Corner Not Accepting In-person
Updated October 17, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Depression
  • LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics
  • Trauma

Professional statement

Dr. Christopher Robertson is a board-certified psychiatrist serving children, adolescents and adults in Massachusetts. He provides person and family-centered psychiatric and psychotherapeutic care. With a patient-focused approach, he tailors treatment plans for your unique needs to optimize your mental health and wellness.

Dr. Robertson specializes in ADHD, depression, autism and working with gender-diverse and other LGBTQ+ individuals. He believes in using a flexible and collaborative approach to treatment, helping to guide you through the hard choices of what is right for you and your mental health.

Dr. Robertson treats a variety of psychiatric disorders. He pulls from many therapeutic techniques including CBT, DBT, Mindfulness, Family Therapy, Supportive Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Narrative Therapy and Existential Therapy, all through a psychodynamic lens.

Ultimately, Dr. Robertson believes the relationship between the clinician and the patient is the most important factor.

Dr. Robertson completed his medical school and adult psychiatry residency at the University of Colorado and his child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital through Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Robertson currently has immediate availability for his virtual, tele-psychiatry practice, Stella Psychiatry. He provides psychiatric evaluations, medication management and therapy to children, adolescents and adults in Massachusetts.


Message to clients

By reading this, you have already taken the first step in managing your mental health. Finding a psychiatrist or therapist can feel impersonal, overwhelming, and hopeless. Simply by starting your search, you have started to break the cycle and move towards feeling better.

I believe in guiding and empowering you to make your own decisions about what is right for you and your mental health. Whether through diagnosis, medication, and/or therapy, I will be who you need me to be in order to help you meet your personal treatment goals.

You've already taken the first step. Now, you just need to reach out. Let's talk and see if we are a good fit.

Come as you are. I hope to help.


Specialties

ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure

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

Autism spectrum disorder - Support understanding the diagnosis and related challenges and strengths; skill-building in areas of daily routine, transitions, coping with overwhelming sensory experiences, social skills, and emotion identification and regulation

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

LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

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




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Christopher Robertson is not in-network with any insurances.

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


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $400 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $250 - $400

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • IvyPay
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed
Therapist's note

Psychiatric Evaluation: 90 min intake $800

Medication Management: 25 min follow up $300

Therapy (with or without medication management): 50 min session $400


Location(s)

Online Sessions (Massachusetts)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8AM-5PM
  • Tue 8AM-5PM
  • Wed 8AM-5PM
  • Thu 8AM-5PM
  • Fri 8AM-5PM
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Newton Corner practice
139 Tremont St, Boston, Massachusetts 02111
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8AM-5PM
  • Tue 8AM-5PM
  • Wed 8AM-5PM
  • Thu 8AM-5PM
  • Fri 8AM-5PM
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 6 years

Wayside Family and Youth, Psychiatrist, 2023 - Present

Boston Children's Hospital at Harvard Medical School, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship, 2023
University of Colorado, Psychiatry Residency Training Program, 2021
University of Colorado School of Medicine, MD, 2018


Licensure

Massachusetts: 290195

New York: 325572


Languages

English