Psychologist and Therapist in
Theresa C Risolo, PsyD
Provider Type: Psychologist
Provider Gender: Female
Theresa C Risolo, PsyD
Dr. Risolo is a licensed psychologist providing individual and couples counseling. The therapy relationship is used to gain insight and to learn a new behavioral skill set. Dr. Risolo utilizes a variety of theoretical approaches including psychodynamic, behavioral, and family systems. She enjoys creating a deep rapport with a client and believes in the mutuality of the working alliance. Among other things, she encourages clients to use readings, humor, and other artistic expressions to become more aware of the mind-body connections. Dr. Risolo strives to create a therapeutic environment in which vulnerabilities are accepted and mutual trust is realized. Dr. Risolo’s work with clients has included individuals making life changes, individuals wanting to deal with family of origin issues, and those concerned with working on issues of intimacy or other relationship issues. Dr. Risolo has supervised clinicians, as well as provided educational and psychologically oriented programs to adults. She received her Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology degree from Loyola University, Chicago, and her doctorate from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology where she also served as a Board member and Acting President. She completed an APA accredited internship at the Institute for Juvenile Research/Child Psychiatry Clinic, University of Illinois Medical Center, Chicago, and maintained a private practice many years.
- Adolescent/Teen Issues
- Anger Management
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Conflict Resolution
- Couples/Marital Counseling
- Cultural/Racial/Ethnic Issues
- Eating Disorders
Theresa Risolo generally accepts new patients but there could be a waitlist.
Please call 617-405-5735 to find out Theresa Risolo's schedule and availability.
LifeStance Health providers accept most commercial insurance plans that are offered in the states where we offer services, including telehealth. Please see the following list of insurances accepted by Theresa Risolo:
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Theresa Risolo is a psychologist and cannot prescribe medication. However, most LifeStance offices have a Psychiatrist or APN on staff who can prescribe medication if needed.