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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!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Parenting issues
I also have experience in Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD
LMHC #5854 (Expires: 2019-12-31)
Kim is brilliant and so understanding. She takes the time to hear you out and gives excellent advice. Kim has helped me so much through many difficult times. Blessed to have found her on this platform!
I have found my counselling with Kim very helpful. Once sharing my thoughts/feelings, I would feel confident that I’d feel really ‘heard’ and look forward to her, sometimes thought provoking replies.
Kim is an empathetic counselor and is able to provide advice on depression using CBT techniques.
Kim is an amazing counsellor. She always knew what to say and how to help. She really takes the time to understand your situation and to get a feel for your needs. She's empathetic, kind and patient. She's an amazing listener along with being an outstanding source of support. She's always there for you when you need to talk, day or night.
Kimberley has been extremely helpful and has always provided the best support in my times of need. She has been more like a friend than a counsellor. I have not been a very regular client to her but whenever I have approached her after my brief periods of hibernations she has always been very welcoming and understanding.
Kim seems like she immerses herself in her patients. She reads and absorbs my messages and gives great feedback.
Professional, sincere, kind. Kim gave me great advices that helped me see the situation subjectively.
Kimberley has been very supportive and kind to me since I started speaking with her. I feel very comfortable talking to her and I'm glad I decided to try this.
Kimberley has been such a gift in my life. I was a bit hesitant about the process but was immediately put to ease once Kimberley and I began talking. She responds quickly and is thoughtful in the questions she presents in order to get to the root of an issue. She offered many strategies and even shared modules for me to work through on my own. I am so appreciative for the support Kimberley has given me!
I feel as though I can trust Kimberely. I have been in a very dark place and she is one of the first people to help me shine some light on the issues and problems I have been having.
Kim has helped me talk through the issues I've been having and is really good at offering gentle guidance in a non judgemental way. She has also offered several useful techniques in dealing with anxiety that have really began to help me.
Kimberley is excellent and understanding.
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!
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!
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!
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.
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.
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!
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.
Kimberley is actually concerned about me and cares. She knows when there is a problem when I don't answer for a while.
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.
Kimberly is very helpful, supportive and neutral but in a good way.
Kim is very thoughtful and empathetic and had some insightful things to say. I've found talking to her to be very helpful!
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.
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.
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!
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.
Very patient and careful person
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.
Kimberley is very knowledgeable. She helped me through a difficult time.
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 :)
She's very nice, reads between the lines and asks opportune questions that help get you on track.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!!!
Thanks for your help Kim! ðŸ˜Š
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!
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.
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!
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.
Kimberely has helped me in many ways. She's non judgmental and caring and understands how I'm feeling.
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.
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. :)
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.
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!
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!
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.
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.
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.