Robin earned her master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling with a specialization in music therapy from Lesley University. She has brought her collaborative therapeutic approach to families, mental health communities, psychiatric hospitals, schools, and residential facilities to foster the kinds of inner resources that help adults, children and adolescents thrive.
Robin has expertise working with those who struggle with depression, anxiety, LGBTQ+ and transgender issues, addiction, obsessive compulsive disorder, bi-polar disorder, PTSD, ADHD and more. Her sense of humor, openness and fundamental respect for individual challenges informs a multi-modal approach. Robin applies cognitive behavioral therapy, expressive therapies, mindfulness, and Internal Family Systems techniques to help her clients discover self-compassion and change extreme beliefs and behaviors.
Clinical interests include women during pregnancy and the postpartum period, parents and parenting, elder caregiving, grief and loss and the unique challenges faced by creative people. As a musician trained in expressive therapies, Robin brings nuanced creativity, partnership, and empathy to each therapy session. Robin is also a MaMCHA Certified Clinical Supervisor providing guidance to her clinical supervises.