Dr. Stephanie Thrower is a licensed clinical psychologist who provides individual therapy to individuals during pre-pregnancy, pregnancy, birth, and postpartum. She is a graduate of Boston College's doctoral program in Counseling Psychology. In addition, she received her masters in Mental Health Counseling from Boston College and Applied Sport Psychology from John F. Kennedy University. Her clinical training includes providing inpatient and outpatient therapy in a Veteran hospital, a community healthcare center, a college mental health center, and schools.
Working in perinatal mental health combines many of her interests including women's health, social justice and racial identity, the mind-body connection, performance psychology, attachment, and career. She also has researched and trained how providers can be more racially and culturally responsive.
Stephanie aims to offer a supportive, validating, and empowering relationship for her clients during the perinatal experience. She values connecting client's with resources, supporting increased knowledge about themselves, and bolstering skill development to improve self-advocacy and stress management.
Career assessment and coaching - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying goals and steps to building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance
Multicultural counseling - Exploring topics of racial, cultural, and ethnic background as it relates to one’s family origins, personal identity, and experience navigating work and school
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Perinatal mental health - Anxiety, depression, and relationship concerns specific to childbearing women and their families; navigating complex emotions and the transition to parenthood during pregnancy and the postpartum period
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
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Dr. Thrower can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Career counseling, assessment, & coaching sessions are not covered by insurance.
Boston College, PhD, 2018
Boston College, MA, 2012
John F. Kennedy University, MA, 2009