She/Her/HersLicensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Some daytime sessions may be available more immediatley M-F between 10AM-3PM.
Meg Robinson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with expertise in young adults and families of aging adults. She received her MSW in Clinical Social Work from Boston University, and completed graduate studies in French Literature at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Meg has worked as a Staff Counselor at Johnson & Wales University and is currently runs a private practice in Providence.
Meg's expertise in the emerging adult population stems from her previous career as an educator. With an in-depth understanding of the college experience, Meg seeks to assist and support undergraduate and graduate students as they navigate the process of self-discovery and understanding in the context of higher education. More generally, Meg works with adults facing life transitions and the accompanied anxieties and emotional consequences thereof such as divorce, career change, menopause and aging.
Meg understands clients in the context of their environment and works collaboratively with people to better understand and accept themselves while exploring barriers to greater life satisfaction. She utilizes values clarification in concert with goal identification, skill-building and mindfulness techniques that are common to behavioral approaches to psychotherapy, particularly Acceptance Commitment Therapy.
Meg currently works from her office on the east side of Providence She is available for Telehealth and in-person depending on client availability and preferences.
Anxiety - Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, academic stresses/anxiety, panic disorder, phobias;
Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms
College pressure, imposter syndrome - Managing the pressures of undergraduate degrees, graduate school stress and burnout prevention, and financial stressors due to college costs; imposter syndrome; anxiety about job and career
Life transitions, existential issues, and challenges - Includes adjusting to college, new relationships, career transitions and direction
Stress management - Coping with stress of life and change, expectations of self and other
Meg Robinson is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 12 years
Private Practice, Providence, RI, Clinical therapist, 2015 - Present
Johnson & Wales University, Staff Counselor in Student Counseling Services, 2015 - 2020
Programs for All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), Behavioral Health Liaison, clinical counselor, 2010 - 2015
Johnson & Wales University, Counseling Intern in Student Counseling Services, 2011 - 2012
Wheaton College, Adjunct Professor, First-year seminar advisor and instructor, 1996 - 2012
Moses Brown School, Upper and Middle School French and Italian teacher and advisor, 2005 - 2009
Université de Toulouse, Teaching Assistant, 1993 - 1994
Boston University, MSW in Clinical Social Work, 2012
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, PhD Studies, Medieval French Literature, 1996
State University of New York at Oswego, French and Secondary Education, Cum Laude, 1986
La Sorbonne, Université de Paris, Certificat de Cours de Civilisation Française, Mention Bien, 1983
Rhode Island: ISW02549
"I have known Meg since she began her clinical training as an intern in college mental health. She is a consummate professional and authentic human being. As a former Professor, Meg changed careers in order to reach young adults in a deeper and more meaningful way. This unique and broad skill set really enhances her capacity to truly understand the college student experience. She embodies that wonderful combination of intelligence and skill while also remaining REAL. I would recommend her without hesitation."- Jean Russell, LICSW • December 2019
"Meg is a compassionate, caring, and authentic individual. She is a dedicated therapist and shows a genuine concern for all of her patients."- Colleague • February 2016