Andrea  DeBarros
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Andrea DeBarros

Psychologist, PhD Practice: Kendall Psychological Associates
Massachusetts Accepting Online
Central Square Accepting In-person
Updated October 20, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Race & cultural identity
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship issues

Professional statement

Dr. DeBarros works with adults, providing psychotherapy that integrates different approaches. Her areas of interest include: Anxiety, depression, trauma, marginalization stress, identity development, self-compassion, and interpersonal issues. She utilizes a psychodynamic perspective and incorporates elements of Relational Cultural Therapy with a trauma-informed lens to address the underlying impact of personal and racial/generational trauma. She has extensive experience helping young adults and adults establish healthier, more authentic relationships with themselves and with others.

Dr. DeBarros also has extensive Health Psychology training, helping people with chronic pain, challenges with medication management, and terminal illness. Dr. DeBarros is trained in heart-rate variability biofeedback and has extensive experience using this approach to help clients manage their physiological response to stress and anxiety.


Message to clients

"My goal is to help my patients feel seen, safe and free of judgment. As a clinician of color, I am passionate about intersectionality, social justice, and centering the voices and experiences of oppressed and marginalized folks. I prioritize the therapeutic relationship and work collaboratively with my patients in order to develop healthy ways to cope with life stress and help facilitate the changes people want in their lives."


Specialties

Race & cultural identity - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins and personal identity

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

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • AllWays Health Partners (formerly Neighborhood Health)

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $200 (55min)
  • Initial session: $200 (55min)
  • Couples sessions: $250 (75min)

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:

  • Courtesy billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

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

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

Dr. DeBarros will be in-network with BCBS by mid-late November, 2021. She is currently in-network with Allways.


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
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Central Square practice
234 Broadway, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
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

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 1 year

Kendall Psychological Associates, Staff Psychologist, 2021 - Present

Boston College, Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2021
Brigham Young University, Ph.D., 2020
University of Massachusetts, APA accredited Internship, 2020
Boston University, B.A., 2013


Licensure

Massachusetts: 11590


Languages

English

Spanish