Kimberley Haley

(M.Ed., LMHC)

About Me

Welcome to BetterHelp!

Many people come to therapy looking for a place where they can share their innermost thoughts and feelings openly, without fear of judgment and receive unconditional support. I have been providing this kind of open, caring, therapeutic environment to my clients throughout my career.

My name is Kimberley Haley and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of Massachusetts. I received my Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Psychology from McGill University in Montreal, Canada in 1993, and my Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Massachusetts, Boston in 2001.

I have over 20 years of experience working with individuals who have experienced abuse and trauma, and as a result, my specialties include the treatment of anxiety, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and depression. I also have experience in assisting my clients to manage issues related to grief and loss, low self-esteem, the stress that accompanies divorce or separation and co-parenting as well as relationship and marital issues. I have experience as a behaviorist and have done a lot of work with clients who have a family member with intellectual or other disabilities. As such, I would be a great match for someone who is a caregiver for someone with a disability.

In my work, I feel it is crucial that I be able to get to know my clients and the environments that they are living in so that I can have a full understanding of what they are facing on a daily basis. My therapeutic approach is primarily Cognitive Behavioral in nature. I believe that the most successful treatment focuses on identifying problems, and providing guidance and a clear plan to address the negative issues that my clients are experiencing, so that they can have a sense of relief, and experience an improvement in their quality of life. I provide a non-judgmental and supportive environment so that the focus can remain on my clients and the work they are willing to do so that they may lead happier, healthier, more purposeful lives.

Thank you very much for taking the time to read my profile and I hope that I have the opportunity to work with you!


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship
  • Parenting
  • Depression

I also have experience in Family, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related, Anger, Self esteem, Career, Bipolar

Years of Experience: 16

Licensing

LMHC #5854 (Expires: 2017-12-31)


Reviews

Written by F.I. on Sep 29, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 weeks

Kim is by far the best counselor I have ever had. She is so kind, genuine, caring and professional. She knows exactly the right questions to ask to explore my problems and she has helped me understand my situation and condition so much. I felt like she came into my life at just the right time to help me get the guidance and support I needed. She has made such a big difference in my life in just 3 weeks. Her responses are timely and she made sure to address every concern I had. Thanks so much Kim!

Written by T.I. on Sep 19, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 months depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, family, self esteem, and career

Kimberley has been so helpful. She has been able to identify the underlying foundations of some of the problems I've been having and really work with me to find solutions to them. It has been such a great joy to work with her!

Written by M.S. on Jul 07, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 weeks depression, relationship, intimacy-related, self esteem, anger, and career

Kimberly is compassionate and very precise. She is able to discern through my ramble just where the help is needed and points me in the direction I need to go. Thank you!

Written by E.L. on Jun 27, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 months stress, anxiety, self esteem, and career

Kimberley Haley offered wonderful support and a patient audience when I really needed it. She also encouraged me to develop and lean on my own support network without minimizing the discomfort I felt at doing so when I felt really low.

Written by J.O. on Jun 23, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks stress, anxiety, relationship, family, self esteem, and career

Kimberley's been very personal and helpful. I enjoy talking to her, and she's provided a lot of exercises that help me understand what I'm dealing with.

Written by K.Y. on Jun 20, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, family, and career

Kimberley has been extremely helpful in sorting out some of my issues and has provided me with a number of resources to help manage my feelings. She is very insightful, experienced, and she is a wonderful person to chat with!

Written by L.I. on Jun 20, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 months

Kimberley is one amazing counsellor. She has and is still helping me through some tough times. I highly recommend her. She's kind and understanding.

Written by M.E. on Jun 20, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 6 months depression, stress, anxiety, and bipolar

Kimberley is actually concerned about me and cares. She knows when there is a problem when I don't answer for a while.

Written by J.O. on Jun 20, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 4 months stress, anxiety, relationship, self esteem, and depression

Kimberly is the best thing that has ever happened to me. She has helped me through many tough times and I would be lost without her.

Written by S.E on May 22, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 months stress, anxiety, relationship, family, and self esteem

Kimberly is very helpful, supportive and neutral but in a good way.

Written by D.I. on Apr 17, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, and self esteem

Kim is very thoughtful and empathetic and had some insightful things to say. I've found talking to her to be very helpful!

Written by E.L on Apr 09, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month stress, anxiety, relationship, family, and trauma and abuse

Kimberly is very insightful and has been great help in everything I'm dealing with. It's been great to have someone to share my thoughts with, it's so nice to know she's there if I need her.

Written by S.A on Feb 10, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 days depression, stress, anxiety, and bipolar

Kimberly was very warm and understanding while also being practical and solution-oriented. She was able to understand the complexity of different situations and provide helpful ideas and resources for handling my own emotions and behaviors in productive ways.

Written by C.L on Feb 02, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 4 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, self esteem, and anger

After only a few conversations Kim has helped me sort out some feelings already and put things in perspective with my problem. Having someone who cares and follows up just to ask how I'm doing is so reassuring so I can only thank Kim for her great help!

Written by C.H on Feb 01, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, family, and self esteem

It has been about 2 weeks I started counseling with Kimberley. I am glad to have her as my counselor as she is understanding and prompt in her replies. She helps me see things from another perspective. She helps me understand why I think, behave and feel in certain ways. Most importantly, she gives me hope about healing.

Written by A.L on Jan 19, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, family, intimacy-related, and self esteem

Very patient and careful person

Written by T.A on Jan 04, 2017 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, and self esteem

She follows up on me, even on my worst days. When I can't even reach out for help, I got a message from her, and that changed my day. I am so grateful for what she has done for me, the time she spent, and the energy I received. She simply gave me a better insight into my situation and helped me to have realizations about myself.

Written by J.O on Dec 30, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 days relationship, family, intimacy-related, parenting, and anger

Kimberley is very knowledgeable. She helped me through a difficult time.

Written by S.U on Dec 11, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 4 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, family, parenting, self esteem, anger, and bipolar

Kimberley is a very sweet, very kind, very thoughtful person to talk to. She understands issues quickly, responds quickly and is great at focusing on the important points. Thanks for everything so far :)

Written by L.I on Nov 27, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, and career

She's very nice, reads between the lines and asks opportune questions that help get you on track.

Written by P.E on Nov 16, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 days relationship, and intimacy-related

Kimberley is a very good listener which is very important to provide a right counseling and definitely helped me to support effectively to resolve my on-going for years dilemma that causes me suffering. After interaction with Kimberley, I have a peace of mind and can focus on what matters the most to me. Thank you.

Written by C.H on Nov 04, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, sleeping, self esteem, and bipolar

Kimberley is very honest with her opinions and lets you know that you're not alone. She also lets you know that theres other options for you. You can tell her about yourself and she won't judge or claim to understand the entirety of the situations you're explaining, however she will ask the questions to help her understand.

Written by C.J on Nov 02, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, and anger

Kim is extremely passionate about what she does. She is extremely insightful and gives good perspective. She provides excellent advice and is an outstanding person to work with.

Written by R.A on Oct 31, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, family, self esteem, and anger

I went to many counselors in person before.. however, Kim is by far the best counselor I've ever had.. she is practical, to the point and really understands me.

Written by P.A on Oct 30, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, family, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related, eating, self esteem, and career

Kimberley is great! She tells you things how they are, but not in a demanding or offensive type of way, she has a way with words that I will never understand. Love her!!!

Written by M.I on Oct 24, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 days stress, anxiety, relationship, family, intimacy-related, and parenting

Thanks for your help Kim! 😊

Written by R.U on Oct 20, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks depression, stress, anxiety, relationship, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related, and career

Kim has been extremely helpful in posing constructive questions and suggestions to help me reflect on my situation which I find extremely beneficial to therapy!! Thank you Kim!

Written by S.H on Jun 01, 2016 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 week stress, anxiety, relationship, family, self esteem, and depression

Kimberley has been a wonderful help. She is straightforward and has great attention to detail. She will listen to everything you say and thoughtfully reply with questions to help you get deeper to the root of what is bothering you and help you critically think about solutions.

Written by S.T on Dec 08, 2015 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 months stress, anxiety, self esteem, and depression

She's amazing. She has helped me greatly, and has given me helpful insight on raising my daughter who has special needs. I'm very appreciative for all her help!

Written by N.I on Sep 05, 2015 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks

Kim has been extremely helpful in working with me to minimize my anxiety and learn to better manage interpersonal relationships. I am very thankful for how supportive she has been. The advice she has given and insights she has had have been spot on.

Written by L.I on May 04, 2015 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks

Kimberely has helped me in many ways. She's non judgmental and caring and understands how I'm feeling.

Written by J.O on Mar 01, 2015 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks stress, anxiety, relationship, self esteem, and depression

Kimberly is amazing. She always makes things make sense in a way I couldn't ever see on my own. She made me see things in small pieces rather than the big picture and it has changed my life dramatically. I am setting and meeting goals I honestly never thought I would be able to do. She is easy to talk to and she really cares. I am very lucky to have found her.

Written by J.E on Dec 26, 2014 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month relationship, self esteem, and career

Kimberley has been great so far! She is kind and non-judgemental. She is there when I need her and does not pressure me to stay in touch when I am not feeling up to contacting her. It is so good to have an objective 'shoulder to cry on' when you are working through difficult life circumstances and changes. :)

Written by A.M on Dec 01, 2014 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 months stress, anxiety, grief, self esteem, career, and depression

Kimberley Haley has been a great blessing to me - very responsive and insightful. She has helped to pull me out of a dark place, and I have a ways to go, but it amazes me how positive and hopeful I feel. I would wholeheartedly recommend this sort of therapy. There are obvious disadvantages with not being face-to-face, but there are also advantages that face-to-face therapy can't provide easily. I don't have to schedule commute time or get off work. I'm not tempted to cancel if I'm having trouble getting out of bed. I can say a little or a lot, and I can say it immediately as I feel it. All of that makes a big difference.

Written by K.A on Nov 12, 2014 after counseling with Kimberley for 2 weeks stress, anxiety, relationship, self esteem, career, and depression

Kimberley is great at asking questions to try to get to the bottom of my problems and frustrations. She does a great job at using my answers to try to connect the dots and help me figure out my issues. She is very attentive and quick to respond. I definitely recommend her!

Written by I.N on Nov 12, 2014 after counseling with Kimberley for 9 months relationship, and grief

Kimberley Haley has been very responsive to my messages. She gives me thoughtful and helpful feedback. I really appreciate the non-biased, professional advice. She has made a difference, and I am thankful to have access to this online service. It's like having a new best friend in your back pocket!

Written by G.I on Nov 09, 2014 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month stress, anxiety, relationship, self esteem, career, and depression

Kimberley has been extremely responsive and helpful in assessing my concerns and listening carefully. I have had a great experience working with her and would highly recommend her.

Written by H.E on Oct 05, 2014 after counseling with Kimberley for 3 weeks stress, anxiety, and depression

Kimberley is great! She has offered me real meat to work with in my situation and I have fully appreciated it. She's attentive and always responds within a day or two. Very understanding and non-judgmental.

Written by I.R on Oct 02, 2014 after counseling with Kimberley for 1 month stress, anxiety, and depression

I feel so fortunate to have had such a successful pairing with my therapist. Kimberley has been very knowledgeable, insightful, thoughtful and has provided me with good counsel. I feel empowered and definitely on the right path thanks to her.