About Megan Howell, LICSW

Megan Howell earned her master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from Simmons College in Boston, Massachusetts. She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who has experience working with adults in various stages of life.  Megan spent many years working in the Hospice and Palliative care setting. She provided stress management, emotional, and grief support to caregivers in addition to those dealing with chronic or end of life medical diagnosis. Megan has worked as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in medical settings as well as in community-based programs. Most recently she has worked in the long-term care setting meeting the needs of residents and families.  She has had management responsibility and has provided clinical supervision to those working in this field. In therapy Megan utilizes a combination of Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with a Strengths-based perspective. Her approach in therapy is dependent upon the needs of the person she is working with. Solution focused, she will work with you to achieve your goals working in this field and enhance your overall quality of life. Depression, anxiety, chronic medical conditions, chronic pain, geriatric population, caregiver support, grief, bereavement, self-esteem, panic, dementia/Alzheimer’s, life transitions, stress management and women’s issues.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Education
    Masters - Simmons School of Social Work

    BA - Keene State College

    Locations

    Peterborough, NH

    45 Main St
    Peterborough, NH 03458-2433