Laurie Stein is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Providence, RI. Since graduating with her Masters in Social Work from Hunter College, she has worked in a variety of outpatient settings, and has been in private practice since 1993.
Laurie works with young adults, college students, graduate students, medical students, adults, and couples. She helps individuals struggling with anxiety, mood disorders, life transitions, loss and grief, and family challenges. She greatly enjoys working with students adjusting to college life or writing their graduate school dissertation.
Laurie also works with couples who are feeling disconnected and stuck in the same negative cycle of interacting. She is about to graduate from The Psychodynamic Couple and Family Therapy Institute of New England. She has many years of providing Couples Therapy.
Laurie practices psychodynamic and humanistic psychotherapy, with elements of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Her office is conveniently located on College Hill, within walking distance from Brown University and RISD.
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Anxiety - General anxiety disorder, adjustment disorder with anxiety
Mood disorders - Depression, dysthymia (mild depression), bipolar disorder, hormone-related mood issues, i.e. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD) and postpartum depression, adjustment disorder with depression
Life transitions - Adjusting to major life changes and events
Loss & grief - Mourning the death of a loved one, divorce and the ending of a relationship
Family issues - Relational difficulties and conflicts, creating realistic expectations and boundaries
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Years of Experience: 38 years
Private Practice, Providence, 2001 - Present
Private Practice, New York, 1993 - 2001
Marble Hill Nursery School, Early Childhood Consultant, 1991 - 2001
Riverdale Mental Health Center, Clinical Social Worker, 1986 - 1995
Coney Island Hospital, School Based Mental Health Program, 1984 - 1986
Psychodynamic Couple and Family Therapy of New England , Certificate , 2022
Psychobiological Biological Approach to Couples Therapy (PACT), Level One , 2016
Brooklyn Institute for Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Certificate in Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, 1990
Hunter College School of Social Work , MSW, 1984
"Laurie Stein is extremely experienced and is familiar with a wide range of psychiatric problems. She is extremely well-related and forms good relationships with her patients. She applies her sophisticated theoretical understanding with practical interventions."- Genya Bernstein, PsyD • June 2017
"Laurie Stein is a seasoned and very able psychotherapist and trusted colleague. She is both extremely knowledgeable and deeply caring. I know her clients are well served by her compassionate, skilled care."- Lindsay Daskalopoulos, LICSW • June 2017
"Laurie is an experienced therapist, insightful and sensitive, and is able to easily connect with patients of different backgrounds and ages. People I have referred to Laurie have given me positive feedback on their therapy with her."- Susanna Angelillo, LMHC • June 2017