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Dr. Teresa Spillane is a psychologist in Boston, MA specializing in perinatal mental health, postpartum adjustment, physician mental health, college mental health, and psycho-oncology. She utilizes psychodynamic therapy to give her clients a flexible, eclectic, and productive approach to mental health.
Dr. Spillane has particular expertise in helping new and expecting mothers with the emotional and mental challenges of the transition to motherhood. She understands the emotional impact of having a child, and works diligently with her clients to ensure they feel supported and confident in parenthood. In addition to this specialty, she enjoys working with young adults, college students, and older adults.
In addition to private practice, Dr. Spillane has worked in several hospital settings and as a faculty member at Harvard Medical School.
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
Postpartum adjustment - Exploring the hormonal, logistical, and emotional challenges that come after having a child
College mental health - Adjusting to college; managing developmental and emotional challenges in school; balancing schoolwork and personal life
Physician mental health - Dr. Spillane has a special sensitivity to the emotional and developmental needs of physicians, especially those in training. For 15 years, she taught in the "Patient-Doctor" seminar for first and third year medical students at Harvard Medical School
Psycho-oncology - Working with the aspects of cancer that go beyond medical treatment and include lifestyle, psychological and social aspects of cancer
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Private practice, 1995 - Present
New England Ob-Gyn, Consulting Psychologist, 2016 - 2019
Pediatric Psych-Oncology at Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Intern
Isis Parenting, Consulting Psychologist
Harvard Medical School, Faculty
Brandeis University Counseling Center, Fellow
Simmons Cellege Counseling Center, Intern
Endowment for the Advancement of Psychotherapy , Mass. General Hospital, Board Member