Marisa O’Connor is a Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW). She received her Masters in Social Work from Simmons University and her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Boston University. Marisa has experience working with children and families in schools, residential treatment facilities, nonprofits and community organizations, and summer camps. She specializes in social skills, anxiety, depression, OCD, ADHD, mood disorders, family and couples, grief, and trauma. Approaching client work with an affirming lens, Marisa is well-versed in working with LGTBQ+ and neuro-diverse clients. Marisa draws from a variety of treatment modalities in her work, including cognitive behavioral, motivational interviewing, psychodynamic theory, solutions-focused, and systems therapy. She believes in meeting clients where they are and building authentic relationships through validation and humor.