Dr. Barbierri specializes in the treatment of children, teens, parents, and families. Struggles with depression, anxiety, emotional regulation, behavioral disorders, parenting, work-life balance, adoption, trauma, and autism spectrum disorders make up the majority of her clients. Dr. Barbierri's approach to treatment includes beginning with a diagnostic evaluation that will allow you to share what has brought you into treatment, will allow Dr. Barbierri to collect all relevant information needed, and together discuss the beginning stages of treatment. Then weekly or bi-weekly appointments will provide the support you need. Dr. Barbierri uses a combination of insight-oriented and supportive treatment modalities that include You will find that Dr. Barbierri will check in with you, will consistently assess progress, and will shift the course of treatment as necessary to meet your needs.
Dr. Barbierri engages her clients with honest feedback, humor, and compassion as she strives to partner on the journey towards effective change. Her goal is for you to feel respected and simultaneously challenged and held accountable.
Her office is located in Windsor, Connecticut in the historic town center. She is offering both telehealth and in-person treatment options.
Academic challenges - Addressing underperformance in coursework, school avoidance, and procrastination
Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation
Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Cara Barbierri is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 17 years
Center for Children with Special Needs, LLC, Coordinator of Outpatient Services, 2017 - Present
Pathways, Center for Learning & Behavioral Health, LLC, Clinician , 2010 - 2017
Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut, LLC, Intake Coordinator, Coordinator of Developmental Evaluations, Clinical Supervisor, 2005 - 2010
George Washington University, Doctorate of Psychology, 2006
St. Lawrence University, Bachelor of Arts, 2002