Shannon M. Fitzgerald
Vetted

Shannon M. Fitzgerald

She/Her/Hers

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW Master of Social Work, MSW Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Massachusetts, Maine Accepting Online
Back Bay Accepting In-person

I am now seeing clients for in-person sessions in Boston. If you're interested in that option, please inquire. I will only be offering in-person sessions on Fridays.

Updated December 14, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Anxiety
  • LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics
  • Childhood trauma
  • Racism, oppression, and discrimination

Specialties

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

Childhood trauma - Learning how traumatic events in childhood can translate into adulthood; processing through difficult memories with the goal of moving past the experience and lingering symptoms

Racism, oppression, and discrimination - Exploring how racism, oppression, and discrimination impacts one’s life, including relationships, work life, and self-esteem; growing self-care practices to combat the negative emotions that arise when faced with identity-based adverse experiences




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Berklee College of Music Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in MA)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (in-network in MA, ME)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA HMO (in-network in MA)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA PPO (in-network in MA, ME)
  • Lesley University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in MA)
  • Northeastern University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO) (in-network in MA)
  • Tufts Health Plan (in-network in MA)
  • Tufts Health Plan (Commercial Plans, not via Mass Health or Navigator) (in-network in MA, ME)

Shannon Fitzgerald is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:

  • Cigna


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $150 (45min)

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Massachusetts)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am -7pm
  • Tue 9am- 5pm
  • Wed 10am- 8pm
  • Thu 9am-5pm
  • Fri 8am-5pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (Maine)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Back Bay practice
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu Closed
  • Fri 8am-5:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 9 years

Massachusetts General Hospital, social work care manager, 2016 - 2023
Finding Solace Counseling, therapist, 2020 - 2022
Everett Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Social worker , 2015 - 2016

Wheelock College of Social Work- Boston University, MSW, 2015


Licensure

Massachusetts: 122066

Maine: LC22434


Languages

English


Client testimonials

"Very kind, attentive, and caring!"
- Zencare client • October 2023