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We have the most licensed psychologists and psychiatrists practicing in one location in New England
Dr. Alisa Hurwitz earned her Bachelor of Science degree in
Psychology from Brandeis University, and her Master of
Science and Doctor of Psychology degrees in Clinical
Psychology from Long Island University. Dr. Hurwitz
completed her APA accredited internship at Mercy First Home
in New York, providing psychological assessments for male
adolescents in residential treatment and individual and family
therapy for court-referred female adolescents in a group home
setting. In addition, Dr. Hurwitz’s training has focused on
cognitive behavioral and family therapy at Schneider Children’s
Hospital, as well as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral
Therapy at North Shore Hospital. Dr. Hurwitz joined The
Counseling Center of Nashua in the spring of 2010. She is a
member of the American Psychological Association, the
Division of Family Psychology, and the Asperger’s Association
of New England.
Alisa Hurwitz, Psy.D.
Dr. Hurwitz provides cognitive behavioral therapy for children, adolescents, and adults, as well as
couples and family therapy. Her areas of interest include multicultural issues, adolescents with
conduct or oppositional defiant behavior, depression, anxiety, family therapy, spirituality, and trauma.
She has developed a specialty in providing individual cognitive behavioral therapy for children,
adolescents, and young adults on the autism spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome. Within the
autism population, Dr. Hurwitz most often provides interventions for anxiety, depression, and
transitional issues related to entering adulthood. For every client, Dr. Hurwitz employs aspects of
positive psychology in order to utilize individual strengths in treatment.
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