Commonwealth Psychology is now LifeStance Health! Clients will continue to receive the same comprehensive and compassionate care with the same insurance coverage. This site will soon redirect to a site our new online home where you’ll find access to our online scheduling, expanded resources, and important information.CURRENT CLIENTS: Important Update: Potential Changes to Telehealth Benefits
Whether onsite or online, we offer evidence-based psychological & psychiatric services designed to help our clients lead more fulfilling, productive, and healthy lives.
The standard in behavioral health since 2004, Commonwealth Psychology Associates® (CPA) is a unique, multi-specialty psychological counseling and behavioral health center dedicated to providing state of the art assessment, treatment, and consultation in four office locations across Newton and Boston, MA.
Our team of doctoral-level adult and child psychologists, neuropsychologists, and psychiatrists offer excellent credentials, extensive clinical experience, and knowledge of the most effective therapeutic and assessment techniques. Clients who see a clinician in any one of our specialty areas can be assured of a comprehensive review of their needs and appropriate referrals to follow-up services if needed. Our multi-disciplinary team approach assures that each client’s care is highly personalized to meet his or her individual goals.
We invite you to call us at (857) 760-0210 or contact us online for more information or to request an appointment.Read More
Allston Online Counseling & Psychiatry Appointments with Accredited Professionals
About Commonwealth Psychology Associates®
Psychiatry & the Management of Medication
Pregnancy and Post-Partum Psychiatric Treatment
ADHD Testing & Treatments for Allston Adults and Teenagers
Neuropsychology for Teens
Autism Assessments for Teens & Adults
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-I)
Allston, MA Individual and Couples Therapy
Arrange an Appointment for Allston Behavioral Health Services
Commonwealth Psychology Associates® has actually been giving TeleHealth Online Virtual Visits for our behavioral health services ever since 2018. This enables individuals in Allston and all over Massachusetts to get excellent support from the very same highly trained accredited professional staff who treat our local in-office clients.
Online Virtual Visits are a wonderful choice for those that can not come in to our offices because of location, transportation, disabilities, work and childcare timetables, etc. Please note that you must be physically located in Massachusetts during your appointment to satisfy licensing and insurance requirements.
There are three major requirements for Online Virtual Visits. Our Allston TelePsych clients will require:
– A desktop or laptop computer with a web cam and microphone (We do not advise using a tablet or phone – they seem to trigger hiccups).
– A high quality internet connection.
– A private area that is quiet where you will not be disturbed.
The majority of insurance providers cover TeleHealth Online Virtual Visits. Our team will certainly verify your benefits.
Since 2004, CPA (Commonwealth Psychology Associates®) has been involved in helping Allston clients build happy and healthful lives. Our health center treats a wide range of behavioral health difficulties and we try to offer every patient a tailored treatment within a caring environment.
Our team of psychologists will be able to assess if psychiatric medication is the right thing for you and help handle your medication itinerary so that you will be getting the appropriate medication and doses for your mental health condition.
Our dedicated psychiatry team knows that women that regularly take psychiatric medications might require specialized evaluations both during and after pregnancy. In addition we deal with post-partum depression to help women with the transition to being a mother. We are always here to help you in caring, warm environment.
At CPA, we diagnose or dismiss attention deficit hyperactivity disorder with the help of neuropsychological tests (non-intrusive) which measure concentration levels and additional mental capabilities. ADHD assessment is offered to clients sixteen and older and culminates in a plan for treatment and with official recommendations designed to help clients perform their best at school and at work.
Neuropsychological tests can be an accurate tool for identifying (or maybe ruling out) ADHD, autism spectrum disorders and learning dysfunctions in teens. Adolescents who are going through emotional, social, behavioral, and/or educational issues could benefit from evaluation and the consequent treatment plans and advice for improved functioning at home, at school, and in social environments.
Our reliable neuropsychological evaluations, available at our Allston area clinic, for young adults aged sixteen or over, address problems in connection with executive functioning, academic struggles, social skills, concussions, emotion regulation, attention, Autism Spectrum Disorder and ADHD testing and treatment solutions.
We do tests on both young people and adults for autism spectrum disorders using the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule, 2nd Edition (ADOS-2) to confirm pertinent cognitive characteristics such as social interaction and language skills.
Our psychological well being can have a huge impact on our overall health and may even intensify pre-existing medical issues. That is where behavioral medicine becomes a factor. Here at CPA, our certified health psychologists employ numerous strategies and techniques to help clients improve their general health and feel their best.
Without a proper night’s sleep, we are likely to have problems focusing, with the result that our daily lives may suffer. If you’ve been having sleeping problems, cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia might be of help. It is a way of altering your feelings and behaviors regarding sleep to help reduce anxiety and worry, which calms your body and mind for a deeper, more rewarding night’s sleep.
Couples therapy is a safe environment where partners can learn to better deal with conflict, develop better communication skills and sort out challenges and life transitions in an efficient way.
If you think you’re ready to learn more about CPA and our services in the Allston area, schedule a consultation straight away.
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This city is home to many Victorian homes of the 19th century. Most of them are brick apartment buildings. The population of this city is 32,698. This city is home to a number of restaurants and small businesses. It houses several music venues like Great Scott, Brighton Music Hall, Paradise Rock Club and more. It also is home to a recording studio galaxy park. Alliston DIY Fest attracts many music lovers to it every year. Other events that attract tourist to it are Allston Squirt Gun, Allston Village Street Fair and more. Harvard Medical School and Boston University are housed in Allston. Places of interest of this city include Anderson Memorial Bridge, Christian Herter Park, Boston Common, Faneuil Hall Marketplace and many more. Noteworthy people of Allston are William Henry Baldwin- Businessman, Fred Allan- Radio Personality, Adolf Berle- Lawyer, Leonard Bernstein- Music Composer, Abel Brown- illustrator and many more.
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