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Dr. Michelle Rickerby is a board-certified Child and Adult Psychiatrist in Providence, RI. She provides both psychotherapy and medication management to children and adults with a broad range of illnesses. Among her areas of specialized expertise are: the psychological challenges of chronic medical illness and complex pain, eating disorders, and somatoform illnesses. In addition, she has a great deal of experience with anxiety and mood disorders, ADHD, and a broad range of relationship challenges. Dr. Rickerby has years of experience helping patients manage complex combinations of medical and psychiatric challenges.
Dr. Rickerby is an expert in family therapy including couples’ therapy. She provides combined treatment (psychotherapy in combination with medication management) and is also comfortable coordinating with other providers across modalities of care. She is committed to supporting her patients throughout their recovery by creating an individualized treatment plan that works for them.
Having previously worked at all levels of care (outpatient, day treatment, and inpatient) in hospital-based programs, Dr. Rickerby is comfortable with supporting you and your family through highly challenging times. She completed her general psychiatry residency at George Washington University Hospital and her child psychiatry fellowship at Brown University. She received her MD the University of Connecticut. Her office is conveniently located near Brown University.
Family therapy - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Eating disorders - Reducing unhealthy eating patterns, beliefs, and behaviors, such as restricting, purging, and binging; healing the emotional pain surrounding disordered eating
Integrated care - Utilizing a combination of medication and talk therapy to help improve symptoms
Chronic illness - Receiving a diagnosis; adjusting to lifestyle and medication changes; coping with related changes in mood, emotions, and relationships; managing symptoms and stress
Somatoform illness - Coping with unexplained physical symptoms (conversion disorder, somatic symptom disorder)
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Private Practice, 2018 - Present
Hasbro Children's Hospital, 1998 - 2018
Bradley Hospital, 1998 - 2000
Brown Child Psychiatry, Residency, 1996 - 1998
George Washington University Hospital, General Psychiatry Residency, 1993 - 1996
University of CT School of Medicine, MD, 1993
University of Notre Dame, BA, 1989