Last updated: 10/4/2016

Annette Berson-Smith, LICSW (978) 473-0820
Last Updated: 10/4/2016
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Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:

Focusing on:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attachment Disorders Child Abuse and Neglect Depression Family Issues Life Transitions Stress Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Also serving:
Adoption/Foster Care Aging Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Developmental Disability Dissociative Disorders Domestic Violence Education/Personal Development Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Learning Disabilities Multicultural Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Pregnancy/Childbirth Psychosomatic Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns
Office and Contact Information
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14 Cedar St Suite 202
Amesbury, MA 01913
(978) 473-0820

Office Hours:
TueBy appointment
WedBy appointment
ThuBy appointment
FriBy appointment
SatBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 6 Hours
Weekends: N/A

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours


Years of Experience: 11

MA - LICSW [114601]

Credentials and Certifications:

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $110
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $120

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: No

Medicaid QMB: Yes
Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
One Hour per week for Military and Families

American Behavioral ComPsych
Beacon Health Strategies GIC Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Blue Care Elect) Great-West Healthcare
Blue Cross Blue Shield (HMO Blue) HMO Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO) MHNet
Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity Neighborhood Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO Blue Neighborhood Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare PPO Blue Personal Help Connection
Blue Cross Blue Shield Personal Help Network TRICARE
Boston Medical Center (HealthNet) Tufts Associated HMO
CIGNA HealthCare Tufts Health Plan (PPO)
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) Tufts Navigator

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Young Adults (18-25)
Children (6-12) Seniors (60 +)
Specific populations:
Caregivers Children of Divorce College Students Disabled
Chronic Illness Grandparents Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Obese or Overweight Step Families Twins
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral EMDR Play Therapy Psycho-Educational Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy
Other theoretical approaches:
Outreach Psychodynamic
Methods - focus areas:
Other methods:
Family Systems
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian Jewish
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Hispanic Irish Italian
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)