Sally Craig received her MSW from Rhode Island College School of Social Work. She has been a clinical therapist at Butler Hospital for all ages and mental health concerns, and a group facilitator for bariatric surgery patients at Care New England before starting her private practice in Providence, RI.
Sally has particular expertise helping clients work through anxiety, depression, concerns with overeating, adjustments in life (starting school, relationships, new job), and uniquely, infertility and reproductive counseling. She primarily uses a combination of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Cognitive and Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Psychodynamic Therapy.
Adjustments in life - Adjusting to college, new relationships, career transitions and family planning
Anxiety - Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks
Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated, amongst many other symptoms
Infertility and reproductive counseling - Support around the emotional, logistical, and technical challenges people encounter when going through infertility and reproductive complications, e.g. infertility, inability to conceive, miscarriages, considering alternative options such as adoption and/or use of donor material
Overeating and binge eating - Emotional eating, binge eating; support for individuals considering and/or undergoing bariatric surgery
Private practice, 2016 - Present
Butler Hospital, Clinician, 2012 - Present
Care New England, Group facilitator for Bariatric Surgery patients, 2014 - Present
Rhode Island College, School of Social Work, MSW
Davidson College, BA
"Sally is a kind, caring, and empathic clinician with knowledge of ACT, CBT and psychodynamic theory. She is a wonderful therapist that can reach her clients in a clear, safe, and non-judgmental way. I have known and worked alongside Sally for the last 5 years and would refer clients to her with no hesitation."- Diana Huynh, LICSW • June 2016
"I have worked closely with Sally at Butler hospital. She is knowledgeable in ACT and CBT as modalities of therapy and has a particular interest in women’s health, namely infertility issues."- Lana Elhalabi, MD • February 2016
"I recommend Sally Craig as a therapist. She has really helped guide me through techniques on how to manage stress and anxiety. Her questions and guidance have significantly lowered my stress and intense feelings of anxiety. My quality of life is so much better, and I look forward to my sessions with her each week!"- Working professional and graduate student • May 2017