Couples Counseling Boston

Tamara Feldman, Psy.D. Clinical Psychologist for Adults and Couples

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy for Cambridge and Newton towns

Do stress and worry get in the way of your participating fully in life? Do you have trouble being yourself in relationships? Are your choices guided by what looks good to others and not what’s best for you? Are frustration, stress and negative thinking getting in the way of your well-being? Are you struggling to make an important choice or adapt to a new change in your life?

These are common problems I help my clients with. I provide a space away from the demands and distractions of daily life so that we can focus on your challenges, needs, and goals for therapy.

  • Reduce stress and anxiety

  • Improve mood and attention

  • Manage major life transitions

  • Alleviate guilt

  • Create better work-life balance

  • Improve relationships

  • Increase confidence and self-esteem

  • Create more spontaneity and joy

  • Improve self-image as a sexual person

For Couple Clients Seeking Couples Therapy

Is your relationship troubled by resentment, criticism, or silence? Do you feel like you’re walking on eggshells? Are you struggling to be heard and understood? Are you living like roommates rather than romantic partners? Is your relationship lacking sexual chemistry or vitality?

These are common problems I help my couple’s clients with. By creating a safe and neutral environment, I help couples work through the anger, disappointment and frustration that builds up through failed attempts at solving persistent problems. Together, we work to resolve these problems and rebuild the connection that brought you together.

  • Communicate better

  • Reduce anger and frustration

  • Stop repetitive arguments

  • Listen and be heard

  • Create more a supportive relationship

  • Increase sexual intimacy

  • Build trust

Learn more about Couples Therapy.

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Intensive Couples Therapy

Intensive couples therapy is for couples who need more immediate results than traditional, weekly couples’ treatment. If you need to resolve a crisis, come to a decision about a time-sensitive issue or to relieve from acute distress, intensive couples therapy may be right for you. Intensive couples therapy involves meeting 2-3 sessions per week for extended sessions.

Here are some issues intensive couples therapy can address:

  • affairs

  • recent separation

  • escalation of conflict

  • exhaustion from persistent, irresolvable issues

Learn more about Intensive Couples Therapy.

Services Offered

These are common problems I help my clients with. I provide a space away from the demands and distractions of daily life so that we can focus on your challenges, needs, and goals for therapy. Please scroll down to learn more about my unique therapy approach.

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy can address a wide range of issues including managing stress, building more satisfying relationships, improving self-esteem, creating a better work-life balance, and overcoming anxiety and self-criticism.

Couples Counseling

Couples Counseling

Couples therapy helps couples manage and overcome many of the problems that cause distress in the relationship. These problems include communication difficulties, fighting, unresolved anger, and distancing in the relationship

Parent Guidance

Parent Guidance

In my therapeutic approach to parent guidance, I offer an objective perspective that can help parents handle, more effectively, a large number of parenting issues.

Intensive Couples Therapy

Intensive Couples Therapy

Intensive couples therapy is for couples who need more immediate results than traditional, weekly couples treatment.

Family Therapy

Family Therapy

Family therapy helps to get the relationship back on track and to create stronger bonds between family members.

Grief Counseling

Grief Counseling

Loss is an inevitable yet painful part of life. Some losses are so overwhelming, they can shake the core of our being.

Marriage Counseling

Marriage Counseling

These problems include communication difficulties, fighting, unresolved anger, distancing in the relationship, parenting conflicts, and affairs.

Psychoanalysis

Psychoanalysis

The type of change psychoanalysis brings about involves a significant emotional and time commitment, typically several meetings a week for a year or more.

Sexual Issues

Sexual Issues

Therapy provides a safe environment to address sexual difficulties and concerns. It can help with a wide range of sexual issues including decreased sexual interest, difficulties with sexual performance, or negative feelings about yourself as a sexual person.

Meet Dr. Tamara Feldman

Dr. Tamara Feldman

I hold a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, a M.Ed. from Temple University and Psy.D. from the Institute for Graduate Clinical Psychology at Widener University. I completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Tufts University and a 5-year certification program in psychoanalysis from the Massachusetts Institute of Psychoanalysis.

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