Susan Hurd- Holistic Psychotherapist

Counselor , MA , CAGS , LMHC

(401) 285-1911
My approach is supportive, kind, caring, compassionate, & pro-active. I specialize in Positive Psychology & Mindfulness- based Cognitive Therapy to help you learn how to better cope, manage, and adjust. I address the interconnection of thoughts, behaviors, emotions, body senses and beliefs. I do have expertise with stress management, anxiety, depression, chronic health conditions including: Lyme, fibromyalgia, MCS, CFS, diabetes, pain disorders,emotional eating, disability issues, substance abuse, trauma. I also address various life issues: relationships,self-esteem, assertiveness, purpose and meaning, grief, spirituality, academic, work/career,disability and other common issues.
Clients state that I have an uplifting, non-judgmental way, along with a very soothing, calming voice, which makes it easy to share with me. I have 30 years expertise with mindfulness-based meditation, stress management, living Green, Mindful and Healthy, which I integrate into therapy sessions.
I am a positve role model in living successfully with my own painful,auto-immune condition. This makes me resourceful,wise,and compassionate to various kinds of physical/emotional suffering. Therapy sessions are kept fragrance free of strongly scented personal products in order to accommodate those with chemical sensitivities,and asthma.
Call or Email Susan Hurd- Holistic Psychotherapist for a free phone consultation now - (401) 285-1911

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • School: Salve Regina University
  • Year Graduated: 2006
  • License No. and State: MHC00449 Rhode Island

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check

Accepted Insurance Plans:

  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • United
  • Tufts
  • Out of Network

Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit .

Susan Hurd- Holistic Psychotherapist's groups

Mind-Body Fbromyalgia/Pain Mgt Support Group

This is a mind-body pscychotherapeutic, psycho-educational 8 week support group for those contending with fibromyalgia, Lyme, Lupus, RA, and other chronic pain conditions.Pain and stress management, sleep disorders, coping,grieving, adjusting,cognitive/behavioral restructuring,and resiliency through positivity,gratitude,humor,joy,art,music mindfulness meditation and stress reduction take place. All groups and individual psychotherapy sessions are fragrance free in order to accommodate those with chemical sensitivities,asthma,migraines and other adverse reactivity to fragrances.

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Mindfulness Meditation and Stress Reduction

Mindfulness Meditation and Stress Reduction is scientfically proven to help one to better manage pain, illness, depression, anxiety, stress, substance abuse, OCD, PTSD, weight management and other medica/mental health issues when integrated with CBT and facilitated by a trained mental health professional. Susan Hurd has 25 years of experience with mindfulness meditation and stress reduction methods.She has been teaching for 13 years, and integrating it into her psychotherapy practice for 5 years. She also has 25 years in living a holistic, mindful, Green, health conscious lifestyle.

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Location

Mindful Living Center - see FB for more info
150 Waterman St
ProvidenceRhode Island 02906
(401) 285-1911
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Additional Location

Healing Choices, Rehabilitation Hospital of RI
116 Eddie Dowling Highway
North SmithfieldRhode Island 02896
(401) 285-1911

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Chronic Pain

Issues:

  • Academic Underachievement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Infertility
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Obesity
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Substance Abuse
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Career Counseling
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health:

  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Sexuality:

  • Bisexual Issues
  • Lesbian Issues
  • Gay Issues
  • Transsexual Issues

Issues:

  • stress management

Client Focus

Age:

  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories:

  • Cancer

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation:

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Holistic lifestyle counseling
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness trauma therapy
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rehabilitation/disability
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)

Modality:

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 11 Aug 2014