Karen  Stufflebeam
Zencare Vetted

Karen Stufflebeam

Psychologist, PsyD
Massachusetts Waitlist Online
Cambridge Waitlist In-person

Teletherapy will continue to be offered throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Updated November 8, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Depression
  • Life transitions

Professional statement

Dr. Karen Stufflebeam is a Clinical Psychologist in Cambridge, MA. She specializes in working with adolescents and adults with anxiety, depression, relationship issues, and personality disorders. Her goal-oriented treatment approach helps clients work towards symptom relief, improved relationships, and a wider variety of coping skills.

Dr. Karen Stufflebeam primarily utilizes Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Dr. Stufflebeam also incorporates Psychoanalytic Therapy to help clients get to the root of their symptoms and discover how past experiences influence current behavior.

Dr. Stufflebeam believes everyone deserves to have healthy relationships and the life they envision. With over a decade of experience, she is ready to help you better understand yourself and cope with life’s challenges.

Message to clients

My approach is collaborative and proactive so we can work together to help you accomplish your goals, experience symptom reduction, and become the person you want to be in a warm welcoming space where there is no judgment.


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

Borderline personality disorder - Support reducing emotional suffering and addressing relationship challenges

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

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


  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)


Karen Stufflebeam 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: $225 (60min)
  • Initial session: $275 (60min)

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
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • IvyPay
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed


Cambridge practice
10 Concord Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Tue 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wed 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

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 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Tue 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wed 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 9 years

Private Practice, Psychotherapist, 2018 - Present
William James College, Associate Director of Field Education, 2021 - Present
Judge Rotenberg Center, Behavioral Clinician, 2013 - 2021
Family Service Inc., Psychotherapist, 2009 - 2013
Boston Neuropsychological Services, Intern, 2010 - 2011
McLean Hospital, Intern, 2008 - 2009
Riverside Community Care, Intern, 2007 - 2008

Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology, 2012
Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, M.A. in Counseling Psychology, 2009
University of Maine, B.A. in Psychology, 2006



Client testimonials

"I was able to learn what she helps people with and her variety of approaches and variety of specialties so I can move forward with her and see if she is a good fit for me"
- Zencare client • August 2021
"Dr. Stufflebeam was very helpful and kind."
- Zencare client • June 2021
"Karen gave a good explanation about the incoming visit process."
- Zencare client • August 2020