Brennan C. Mallonee

Brennan C. Mallonee

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC
Massachusetts Not Accepting Online
Somerville Not Accepting In-person

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Updated October 14, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Spiritual issues
  • Trauma
  • Existential challenges
  • LGBQ and sexuality issues

Professional statement

Brennan C. Mallonee is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Somerville, MA. She specializes in treating anxiety, depression, trauma, and questions related to spirituality. She describes what she does as "therapy with brains and heart," helping clients to integrate their thinking, feeling, physical, and spiritual sides. Many of her clients have relied heavily on their thinking selves to get through life and they find relief with learning how to better incorporate and honor their emotional self.

Brennan's work spans the everyday and the existential, with both practical and immediate approaches for day to day struggles as well as exploration of bigger questions of meaning and connection. She provides a safe space for clients to explore their spiritual side, whether that means understanding a faith tradition and how it relates to daily life, or finding meaning and purpose during difficult life transitions. She is passionate about helping clients discover their own inner wisdom to handle life's stressors, and with it, who they are, what they really want out of life, and how to live a life that is full and vibrant.

Brennan works with clients 18 and older and particularly enjoys working with young adults who wish to explore challenges related to intersecting identities. She uses an eclectic approach in her practice, incorporating CBT, Existential Therapy, Internal Family Systems (IFS), AEDP, and mindfulness practices into a holistic, down-to-earth, and warm style that comes with a dry sense of humor. Working with Brennan helps clients build confidence in their ability to navigate their lives while asking big questions and exploring the roots of the human experience.


Message to clients

If you're here, that means you're looking for support as you grow and heal. Everyone can use some help with this at some point or another, but it can be intimidating to reach out, especially because American culture often emphasizes self-reliance and individualism over collaborative and communal ways of living and growing. My job is to create a place where you feel safe and accepted as you start to explore yourself and ways you might like to grow or change, both individually and in your relationships with others. I believe everyone has wisdom inside them that can help along this journey. Even when you're feeling stuck, we can work together to tap into this wisdom and help you find your best way forward.

My sessions with clients are wide-ranging. I'm often quite interactive and ask questions, share ideas, problem-solve possible strategies, and share new things I've learned in my ongoing study of psychology and the world at large. At the same time, I help you to sit more with your emotions and the wisdom they carry, allowing you to let go of overthinking and settle into a more grounded space where your thoughts and feelings can coexist peacefully.

If this sounds like an approach that might work well for you, feel free to book a phone consultation or send me a message. I look forward to hearing from you.


Specialties

Anxiety - Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks

Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms

Spiritual issues - Exploring questions of meaning, purpose, and connectedness, especially during difficult life transitions. Examining the role that religion plays in daily life, including the relationship with a higher power, habits, and community. Managing issues related to conflict, trauma, and identity in the context of faith

Trauma - Including dealing with past sexual assault, childhood trauma, environmental trauma (e.g. witnessing/experiencing violence), PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder)

Existential challenges - Questioning purpose, spirituality, existence; finding one’s path and voice, especially when it differs from society's expectations

LGBQ and sexuality issues - Includes coming out, relating to others, identifying and communicating needs and boundaries, healthy relationships, family issues, and building positive body image and a compassionate relationship with one's own body




Clientele

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

Insurance

Brennan Mallonee 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 (50min)

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

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

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
Therapist's note

FSA/HSA cards accepted


Location(s)

Somerville practice
53 Chester Street, Somerville, Massachusetts 02144
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 12:00pm-7:00pm
  • Tue 2:00pm-7:00pm
  • Wed 12:00pm-7:00pm
  • Thu 11:00am-6:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Massachusetts)
Not accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 12:00pm-6:00pm
  • Tue 2:00pm-6:00pm
  • Wed 12:00pm-6:00pm
  • Thu 11:00am-6:00pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 11 years

Private practice, 2015 - Present
Greenbridge Counseling & Wellness LLC, 2013 - 2017
Arbour Counseling Services, 2011 - 2013
Youth Villages (formerly Germaine Lawrence Inc.), 2010

William James College (formerly Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology), MA, 2010
Dartmouth College, BA, 2005


Licensure

Massachusetts: 8295


Languages

English


Professional endorsements

"Brennan has a unique ability of being able to quickly assess where a client is at in his/her process and is able to connect with them in a way that they feel very understood. Clients have connected easily with her and were committed to working with her. Brennan deftly responds with both concrete suggestions for cognitive and behavioral change, as well as delving into deeper emotional content that requires incredible sensitivity and caring. I would refer clients dealing with young women’s issues, spirituality, and college adjustment to Brennan."

- Jan Price, LICSW Greenbridge Counseling and Wellness • January 2017