Karen Chinca, LICSW

Social Worker
1101 Beacon Street
Suite 8 East
Brookline, Massachusetts 02446
Phone: 617-407-7190

Narrative of Services:

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) specializing in helping clients address issues of stress and anxiety, panic disorders, depression, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and eating disorders. Approximately 50% of my clients have a diagnosis of OCD and/or related disorders. In addition to ERP, I incorporate CBT, DBT, ACT and mindfulness into my practice.

Facilities accessible by clients of all mobility levels: Yes

Training Description:

I have been treating patients with OCD for over 10 years. I received a Certificate in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy from Boston University in 2010. I was granted the status of Diplomate of the Academy of Cognitive Therapy in 2013. I have participated in an advanced peer supervision group for experts in the field of Cognitive Therapy since 2010. I am a graduate of the International OCD Foundation’s Behavior Therapy Training Institute. I am a Certified Eating Disorders Specialist-Supervisor through the International Eating Disorders Association.