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Welcome to my private psychotherapy practice. My belief is that people who come to therapy need a therapist who strives to understand their experience. As people come to feel understood and safe in the therapeutic context, they can then work through the difficult issues that impede their growth. 

The goal of psychotherapy is to gain a greater sense of happiness, have more satisfying relationships, and live more closely to our full potential. By examining our feelings, behaviors and thoughts,  therapy can help us find new ways of coping with distressing emotions and decreasing inner and interpersonal conflicts. Sometimes, therapy can be experienced as emotionally uncomfortable and beginning therapy takes courage and strength. It is not easy to examine yourself, become aware of your behaviors and try to make changes. Therapy can provide the safety and support needed to make lasting change. Research shows that more people are helped by this process when thery are matched with the right therapist.

I have advanced training in psychodynamic psychotherapy which helps me understand what you are unable to express. As your therapist, I will encourage you to take responsibility for the way you chose to live your life.

Marya Samuelson


Individual Therapy

Stress and Anxiety, Life transitions and adjustment, Low self-esteem and confidence, Post-trauma stress (e.g. PTSD), Depression

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Couples Therapy

Relationship disappointment, Decision making, Communication problems, Developing healthy intimacy

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Child & Adolescent Therapy

Emotional expression, Post-trauma anxiety, Depression, Child abuse, Self-soothing skills

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Child & Adolescent Therapy

I have an interest and experience in treating symptoms that can develop after acute or chronic trauma.

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Marya Samuelson, M.Ed., LPCC


I received my master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Boston University.  My approach to psychotherapy combines psychodynamic principles with strong humanistic and relational aspects and sessions are tailored to fit the needs and goals of each individual.

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