Dr. Michael Collins is a psychologist at Kendall Psychological Associates in Salem, Massachusetts specializing in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, trauma, insomnia, anxiety, depression, and mindfulness. He also sees individuals for impulse control issues, existential challenges, and panic disorders.
Dr. Collins' primary treatment approach is Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), which incorporates mindfulness and a focus on finding meaning by exploring clients’ values through the lens of self-compassion and acceptance. He also provides Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Exposure and Response Prevention, and empirically validated treatments for trauma.
Dr. Collins graduated from Boston College and received his doctorate from La Salle University. He has worked in various multidisciplinary outpatient and hospital settings prior to joining Kendall Psychological Associates in Salem.