Rae Cuffe is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Boston, MA who sees children, teens, adults across the lifespan, families, and couples. She specializes in complex post-traumatic stress disorder (C-PTSD) including early attachment trauma, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the full spectrum of dissociative disorders including Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID), parenting, and couples counseling. She also has extensive experience working with individuals with personality disorders, in addition to working with members of the LGBTQIA community.
Rae has extensive experience utilizing Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and uses it frequently when working with clients with a history of trauma. She also has a background in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), which she uses to teach clients how to become more stabilized and grounded. In addition, Rae works through the lens of Internal Family Systems (IFS) when clients have a hard time accessing deep-rooted feelings. When working with children, Rae focuses primarily on emotional literacy and attachment-based work. She engages couples utilizing the concepts and practical tools of the Gottman Method.
Rae believes healing is possible and is there to support you on your journey. She maintains a safe space where clients feel comfortable sharing the most vulnerable parts of themselves. Rae is honored to be able to do the work she does and looks forward to meeting you.
Dissociative disorders - Facilitating safety to help process and cope with painful or overwhelming emotions and reducing experiences of detachment from one’s reality, emotions, memory, and body
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Parenting - Helping parents form stronger, more supportive attachments with their children
Personality disorders - Support reducing emotional suffering and addressing relationship challenges
Complex Trauma (C-PTSD) - Coping and healing after long-term abuse, attachment wounds, or repeated traumatizing events such as witnessing domestic violence or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful symptoms following upsetting or threatening events
Rae Cuffe is not in-network with any insurances.
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Private Practice, 2014 - Present
EMDR Child, Complex Trauma & Dissociation Specialist Intensive Program, 2019
Member of the New England Society of the Treatment of Trauma and Dissociation, 2017
Justice Resource Institute Trauma Certificate Program, 2017