Last updated: 3/31/2020

Barbara Steele Martin, LMHC (617) 653-5885
Last Updated: 3/31/2020
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Gender: Female/Female Identifying

Languages Spoken:

Focusing on:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Also serving:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Aging Anger Management Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Career/Employment Concerns Couple or Marital Issues Depression Eating Disorders Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Men's Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Phobias Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Stress Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Office and Contact Information
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581 Boylston Street, Suite 802C
Boston, MA 02116
(617) 653-5885

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

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

Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours
Telephone Counseling


Years of Experience: N/A

MA - LMHC [7128]

Credentials and Certifications:

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

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: No

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

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

Blue Cross Blue Shield (Blue Care Elect) Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP)
Blue Cross Blue Shield (HMO Blue) Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO)

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59) Young Adults (18-25)
Adolescents (13-17) Seniors (60 +)
Specific populations:
College Students
Cancer Patients Caregivers Children of Divorce Chronic Illness Grandparents Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Obese or Overweight Step Families
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral Humanistic Sports Psychology
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Advocacy Biofeedback Coaching Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Education Consultation Existential Psychotherapy Feminist Information and Referral Internal Family Systems (IFS) Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Long-Term Meditation/Relaxation Narrative Therapy Parent Guidance Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychoanalysis Psychodynamic Relational Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Other methods:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Peer Support
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian Jewish
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Asian Hispanic Irish Italian Russian
Professional Associations
American Counseling Association (ACA)
On-Site Performance Psychology Workshop
Stay Calm under Pressure! Think like a Winner! In this on-site workshop, Barbara works with participants in reducing their fears and breaking the cycle of anxiety and avoidance so they can perform at their optimal level.
Group Focus: Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Group Status:
Group Type:
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Location: Boston, MA 02116
Phone: (617) 653-5885
Meeting Frequency: On the first Thursday of the month