Christina Saltman, Therapist in Cambridge, Massachusetts — Zencare
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Christina Saltman

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Psychologist, PhD Licensed Psychologist, LP
Massachusetts, Nevada Waitlist Online
Central Square Not Accepting In-person
Updated March 23, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Life transitions
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma
  • Work stress
  • Women's issues

Professional statement

Dr. Christina Saltman is a Psychologist located in Cambridge, MA. Dr. Saltman is passionate about providing women with the support they need throughout the lifespan. Many of Dr. Saltman’s clients seek therapy to help with a major transition, including starting a relationship, becoming a mother, growing a family, switching careers, or aging. Some of Dr. Saltman’s clients find themselves becoming overwhelmed by anxiety, depression, or stress from work or school. Dr. Saltman helps all clients explore their emotions and develop ways to cope with any moments of distress.

Dr. Saltman’s approach to therapy stems from existential theory, which helps clients process through periods of major change in their lives. She also practices Prolonged Exposure Therapy and Cognitive Processing Therapy to support clients who have previously experienced traumatic events. Clients learn strategies for managing difficult emotions that interrupt their daily routines. Dr. Saltman also teaches clients various skills from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to help combat cognitive distortions that can lead to low self-esteem or relationship conflicts.

Dr. Saltman earned her PhD from California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University San Diego. She has extensive experience supporting individuals and families with their mental health. Her goal is to empower clients to take control over their mental health and to lead happy, healthy lives.


Specialties

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

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

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

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

Work stress - Managing overwhelming stress and expectations; increasing effective ways of restoring and maintaining emotional stability and health; addressing challenging relationships with coworkers and bosses

Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA PPO

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $200 (55min)

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Massachusetts)
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am - 3pm
  • Tue 9am - 3pm
  • Wed 9am - 3pm
  • Thu 9am - 3pm
  • Fri 9am - 3pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Nevada)
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait online
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

Central Square practice
234 Broadway, Suite 2, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
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

Licensure

Massachusetts: 10820

Nevada: PY0713


Languages

English