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Sara Gardner, LICSW

Stress, Anxiety Anger management Self esteem ADHD
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About me

I am an LICSW licensed in Massachusetts with over 10 years of experience working in the field of Social Work. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and ADHD.

My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, strength based-solution focused, dialectical behavioral therapy. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.

It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards change. If you are ready to take that step, I am here to support and empower you.

I look forward to working with you!

Professional experience

9yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Family Problems, Impulsivity, Post-traumatic Stress, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

License information

MA LICSW 117377


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Sara Gardner. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Honestly I was so surprised at how engaging she is, I’ve never had a therapist in the past lead me to my conclusions so easily, but also guide me in the direction I want to go in. Strongly recommend Sara!

Written on Aug 01, 2022 after therapy with Sara for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, and adhd