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Karen Stufflebeam(She/Her/Hers)

Psychologist, PsyD
MassachusettsNew York
Anxiety-Depression-Borderline personality disorder-Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)-Suicidal ideation-

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Professional statement

Dr. Karen Stufflebeam is a licensed clinical psychologist (LP) and health service provider (HSP) in Massachusetts and New York who provides evidenced-based treatment to those looking to make a change in their life. She specializes in working with adolescents and adults with anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, autism-spectrum disorder, relationship issues, suicidal ideation, self-harming behaviors, and personality disorders. Her goal-oriented treatment approach helps clients work towards symptom relief, improved relationships, and a wider variety of coping skills.

Dr. Stufflebeam’s approach has been described as genuine and thoughtful while creating a space that is warm and judgement-free. Dr. Stufflebeam draws on her expertise while also building on the strengths of her clients in order to assist clients in moving towards accomplishing their goals.

Dr. Karen Stufflebeam primarily utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Exposure & Response Prevention (ER-P) therapy. 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.

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years

Private Practice, Psychotherapist
Judge Rotenberg Center, Behavioral Clinician
Family Service Inc., Psychotherapist
Boston Neuropsychological Services, Intern
McLean Hospital, Intern
Riverside Community Care, Intern
William James College, Associate Director of Field Education

University of Massachusetts, Graduate Certificate in Applied Behavior Analysis, 2020
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


Massachusetts: 10214-PR - New York: 024123




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

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

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

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions

Suicidal ideation - Support living with intense pain, distress, and feelings of persistent hopelessness; strengthening meaningful relationships and experiences in one’s life


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

Locations & Hours


Karen Stufflebeam is not in-network with any insurances.

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Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$250 (60min)
  • Initial session:$300 (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
  • 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

Client testimonials

"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
"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