Roberta is a therapist in Providence, RI who works with individuals and couples ages 18 and older. Many clients come to her office with issues related to relationships, including between partners, within families, and at work. Roberta is skilled in treating challenges of anxiety, depression, grief and loss, life transitions, and difficulties associated with the general stresses of balancing one's personal and professional life.
Roberta uses an eclectic approach to treatment, starting where the client is at in the first appointment and exploring the past in terms of how it is impacting the client at the present time. Based on a foundation in psychodynamic / psychosocial therapy, she integrates modalities such as CBT, Family Systems, and ego psychology, always focusing on interpersonal skills.
Roberta received her MSW from Simmons College and has worked as a clinical coordinator and faculty member at various institutions such as Simmons College, Boston College, Boston University, and Rhode Island College. She has been in private practice for over 30 years.