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Unlike most general therapists, our highly skilled staff meets the highest level of credentials and uses only proven techniques on a wide range of issues.  Our success is based on utilizing the best available research and combining it with our expertise.  Each is committed to providing services in a confidential and supportive environment. Our providers include clinical psychologists, including specialty in neuropsychology and licensed independent clinical social workers.

Dr. David Boyer
Dr. Boyer is both a licensed psychologist and licensed mental health counselor in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  He earned a post graduate certificate in neuropsychology and currently provides assessment and counseling services through Hillcrest Educational Centers in via their residential programs, community programs and with various school districts.  He has worked with youth in residential care since 1980 and specializes in providing assessment and treatment for children and adolescents who have suffered significant trauma and have demonstrated high risk behaviors including fire-setting, sexual aggression and violence.

• Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, UMass (1997)
• M.A. Psychology, Duquesne University (1980)
• B.A. Psychology, Bates College (1978)
• Licensed Mental Health Counselor (1998)
• Licensed Psychologist in Massachusetts (2005)
• Certificate of Neuropsychology, Fielding Graduate Institute (2008)

Will Turner, LICSW
Mr. Turner has a Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work with over 30 years of experience and is licensed to practice psychotherapy in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  Mr. Turner specializes in working with children, teens and families and has experience working in residential programs, psychiatric hospitals, outpatient clinics, day treatment and partial hospital programs.  Mr. Turner for several years has specialized in family therapy, parent coaching, couples therapy, divorce recovery counseling and individual therapy with adults.  Mr. Turner is proficient in Evidence Based Practices and Short Term Therapy and utilizes a Recovery Focused model in his treatment of trauma, anxiety, depression and a wide assortment of client needs. In his experience people experience episodes of distress that require a course of treatment and then move on and people return when they require a further episode of treatment.  Mr. Turner has worked as a Guardian ad Litem with the Massachusetts courts and performs Custody Evaluations and SO Risk Assessments.

• MSW, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon
• BA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts
• Post graduate courses in CBT, DBT, Clinical Supervision, Motivational Interviewing, and Family Therapy
• Specialties:  parent-child skills, family therapy, trauma and loss recover