Last updated: 5/21/2018

Adaris Pickett, LICSW, Ed.S., RPT-S (978) 894-0530
Last Updated: 5/21/2018
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) Registered Play Therapist Supervisor (RPT-S)
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Years of Experience: 16

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:


MA - LICSW [117109]

Credentials and Certifications:
Play Therapist-Supervisor, Registered (RPT-S)
Social Work Supervisor
Social Worker, Licensed Clinical (LCSW)

Office and Contact Information
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Play and Wellness
Heywood Place, 31 Lake Street,
Suite # 101
Gardner, MA 01440
(978) 894-0530

Contact: Mrs. Adaris Pickett

Office Hours:
Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Tue: By appointment
Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thu: By appointment
Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Sat: By appointment
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: 1 days

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Day
Weekends: 2 Days

Secure Video Counseling (Regroup)
Telephone Counseling

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Adoption/Foster Care Attachment Disorders Family Issues Infant Mental Health Parenting Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns Trauma/PTSD
Also serving:
Academic Accommodations Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Asperger's Syndrome Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Autism Spectrum Behavioral Problems Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Depression Developmental Disability Dissociative Disorders Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Education/Personal Development Grief/Loss Immigration/Newcomer Learning Disabilities Multicultural Issues Phobias Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Selective Mutism Self Abuse Sensory Processing Disorder Sexual Abuse/Rape Sleep Disorders Stress Suicidal Thoughts
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Advanced Integrative Therapy (AIT) Early Intervention (Birth to 3 years) Ericksonian Expressive Therapy Mindfulness Based Approaches Play Therapy Prevention Psycho-Educational Sandplay Therapy
Other theoretical approaches:
Advocacy Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) Art Therapy Behavioral Coaching Cognitive/Behavioral Crisis Intervention Education Consultation Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Gestalt Holistic Humanistic Information and Referral Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Narrative Therapy Parent Guidance Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Psychodynamic Satir Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Social Support Systemic
Methods - focus areas:
Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Online Therapy Peer Support
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Children (6-12) Preschool (Under 6)
Adolescents (13-17)
Specific populations:
Adopted Biracial Caregivers Children of Divorce Gifted Military/Veterans Step Families Twins
Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Interracial Families/Couples Unemployed
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:

Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Hispanic

Professional Associations

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $100
Couples: N/A
Group: $30
Family: $100

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: No

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
10 minute video session
Brief Phone Consultation
Information & Referral
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families

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