"A therapist is like the weather. We can help provide the climate change that you need." Erickson. You may need help with Anxiety, Stress, Family Conflict, Anger, Fears, Depression, Relationship issues; I want to help you help yourself. I base my treatment approach on your need. We will develop a plan to get your needs met. My goal is to help provide my clients with the psycho-education, thought restructuring, mindfulness, positive healthy coping skills, in a private, comfortable and confidential environment. We have 7 offices throughout the state. Take the first step and call.
My specialty is Depression, Anxiety, Family/Couples Therapy, OCD, Personality Disorders.. My primary goal is to create a healthy and professional relationship with you and when appropriate, your family where you can trust and feel comfortable taking the steps needed to make the changes you want in your life.
Anchor provides professional care to all our clients. We are a private practice in RI and have specialists in most areas of mental health. With over 30 clinicians, and neuropsychology in Cranston, East Providence, East Greenwich, Lincoln, and Cumberland. We can have you seen within 48 hours.
Call or Email Richard Figueira for a free consultation now - (401) 213-9197


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Boston College
  • Year Graduated: 2002
  • License No. and State: ISW01751 Rhode Island


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $180
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Beacon
  • Beacon
  • Blue Care Network
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • EAP
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Health Net
  • MHN
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Multiplan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Network Health
  • Optum
  • Out of Network
  • PHCS
  • Self-Pay
  • Teamsters
  • Tufts
  • United
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: Educator License State of Massachusetss

Richard Figueira's Groups

OCD: Taking the STEPS and Be in Control

Treating OCD with 10 steps. The group will address the education piece of anxiety. Learn to cope and not avoide unwanted intrusive thoughts by accepting and coping with the thoughts. Homework is involved but the idea is that we create a healthy learning environment for all in the closed group.

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Social Skills

We offer groups depending on the need of our patients.

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  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)


  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Somatic Complaints
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders


  • Gay Issues

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino
Alternative Languages: Our office also has Itilian and Russian Therapists, Portuguese, Spanish


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Goal Oriented
  • Gottman Method
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy
  • Relational
  • Somatic
  • Trauma Focused
  • Trauma Focused CBT


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 03 Jun 2015
Richard Figueira, LICSW, Counselor in East Greenwich

Richard Figueira

Counselor, LICSW