Dr. Stephanie Thrower is a Licensed Psychologist who works with individuals (ages 14+) in Woburn, Massachusetts. She is passionate about helping clients gain confidence and clarity in their roles at work or school, as well as in relationships. With a background in performance psychology and vocational counseling, she views clients as whole people and understands how someone’s professional and academic success relates to their physical and mental health, family life, and social identities.
Dr. Thrower aims to provide a warm and trusting relationship with her clients. She draws from psychodynamic, behavioral (CBT, ACT), and multicultural training to support clients in accessing and maximizing both internal and external resources. Dr. Thrower values authenticity, resilience, courage, and connection, and she brings these values to every session.
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
Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.
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