She/Her/HersLicensed Clinical Social Worker - Clinical Practice: JRD Counseling Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Stephanie Kane is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (licensed in RI and MA) and is a 2008 graduate of the University of Massachusetts Amherst with a BS in Communication Disorders and a 2016 graduate of Rhode Island College with a Masters Degree in Social Work. Following her undergraduate education, she worked as Speech Pathology Assistant in the early education sector before transitioning to work with About Families CEDARR Center. Here, she provided in-home services and advocacy within the school system for families with children diagnosed with intellectual disabilities, developmental delays, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and other disabilities.
Stephanie has extensive experience in both inpatient and outpatient settings, most recently working at Brigham and Women’s Hospital on the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in Boston. In this role, Stephanie offered support to new parents in coping with the early arrival of their infant, processing traumatic birth experiences and separation from their infant, and navigating the adjustment to the NICU. Prior to this, she worked at Kent Hospital, supporting the complex needs of clients throughout the hospital Stephanie has worked with individuals across the lifespan, supporting her clients with anxiety, depression, stress management, life transitions, medical illness, grief and loss, and postpartum care.
Stephanie recognizes the importance of patient-centered, evidence-based care and uses a variety of treatment modalities including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, mindfulness, and Psychodynamic Therapy to meet the individual needs of her clients. She provides a safe, supportive environment where her clients are able to openly share and feel heard to promote constructive dialogue and foster healing. By using a strengths-based approach she is able to promote positive, empowering dialogues while maintaining a collaborative effort with both the patient and practitioner that encourages healing and personal growth.
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
College & graduate student mental health - Specialized strategies for common issues of young adulthood, including school and career stressors, support around healthy relationships, existential concerns, drug or alcohol issues, eating disorders, and anxiety and/or depression.
Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Addressing issues specific to women and families during the pregnancy and postpartum period, including postpartum depression and anxiety
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past
Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance
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Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Years of Experience: 8 years
JRD Counseling, Therapist, 2022 - Present
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Social worker, 2021 - 2022
Kent Hospital, Social worker, 2018 - 2021
Rhode Island College, MSW, 2016
Rhode Island: ISW03135