Welcome to East Coast Mental Wellness

Therapy with Results

401-227-0372

Welcome to East Coast Mental Wellness

East Coast Mental Wellness is a Providence, RI based mental health agency created with your needs in mind. No longer are you paired with a clinician because they happen to have an opening in their schedule. At East Coast Mental Wellness you have the ability to choose the therapist you want to work with based their specialties and your therapeutic needs.  Experience therapy in a whole new way. Enjoy our comfortable, confidential office, located on the East Side of Providence. Plenty of free parking.

Providence Location

1 Richmond Square, Suite 333W
Providence, RI  02906

There is plenty of free parking.

Ashaway Location

211 Main Street
Ashaway, RI 02804

 

Meet The Team

We’re actively building a team of mental wellness professionals that care to see you get therapy with results.

We’re different because we let you choose your therapist. We offer a half hour consultation appointment so you can have a moment with one of our therapists to see if you feel like they’ll be a good fit. Or you can feel free to contact any of our therapists to get started.

MELISSA DASILVA, LICSW
FOUNDER / LIFE COACH AND PODCASTER
Owner of East Coast Mental Wellness, therapist, coach, author and podcast host. She specializes in working with LGBTQ+ individuals and school systems.
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TRACY YOUNG, LICSW

COO/ HEAD OF SCHOOL BASED PROGRAM

Tracy’s work with clients is rooted in the belief that the therapeutic relationship is the basis for change.  Trust, honesty, humor, compassion, and mutual respect are all integral to her work with clients.

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Adam Vose-O’neal

ADAM VOSE-O’NEAL, LICSW
Adam has expertise in substance abuse, addictions, depression, anxiety, life transitions, and relationship challenges.  Adam primarily uses Narrative Therapy to help clients work through issues that are preventing them from achieving their dreams.
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NANCY SCORPIO,  LICSW

Nancy has been working with children and families, teenagers and adults for close to 30 years.  She connects personally and professionally to the fact that as individuals we are transitioning all the time.

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KEVIN HATHAWAY, MA, CAGS, LMHC

Kevin believes in treating the whole person, using Holistic approaches that address the mind, body, and spirit. His primary goal is to assist clients with becoming mindful, and to provide growth that will be sustained throughout life.
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LILY VOSE-O’NEAL, M.S.

Lily specializes in working with clients that are struggling with eating disorders and their families.  She is a body positive therapist who respects body diversity and supports clients to nurture their health independent of weight or size.
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REGINA LAPIETRA, M.S.

Regina specializes in working with children and adolescents through life changes to help them learn to take charge of their future.

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Mary Fitzgerald MHC Therapist

MARY FITZGERALD, MHC

Mary specializes in working with individuals struggling with issues of grief, substance use and trauma.  Mary loves helping people find joy in life no matter where they are starting from.
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TONY COSTAGLIOLA, LICSW

Tony specializes in working with adult and young adults through anxiety, depression, family conflict, self-esteem issues, trauma, acceptance, and life-changing events.

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KATHERINE MCPHILIPS, M.S.

She believes meeting a client where they are currently at is necessary to get them where they want to be. She focuses on treating the individual as a whole and utilizing a holistic approach when working with them.

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KRISTEN BRUNO, M.S.

Kristen specializes in working with young children and adolescents. Kristen likes to incorporate art therapy during sessions as she feels if it can’t be put into words, it can be expressed through art.

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ALYCIA ZAGAGLIA, LCSW

Alycia specializes in working with children and adolescents who are struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, ADHD, and other psychiatric and behavioral disorders.

CATHY LINDBECK, APRN

Cathy has an extensive history in  psychiatric environments. Clients enjoy her easy going nature. Some of her therapeutic work includes CBT, herbal suggestions ,meditation techniques or various yoga breath work.

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KATE SCHEFFEY, LCSW

Kate has experience working with survivors of trauma and LGBTQ+ identified individuals. Her therapeutic approach is non-judgmental, client-centered, strength-based, and goal-oriented.

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LARISSA NASISI, M.S.

Larissa specializes in working with children, adolescents, and families overcome their life challenges and reach their goals. She believes that the relationship between client and clinician built on trust, communication, and nonjudgement, is an imperative part of the therapeutic process.

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VALERIE SCHOMBURG, M.A.

Valerie uses reality based therapy to help clients find better ways to fulfill their needs with the goal of self evaluation and confident decision making. She specializes in Art Therapy.

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TRINETTE CONOVER,  LMHC

Trinette has a client-centered  approach and believe each person has the biologically driven ability to heal and recover from past traumatic events, adverse conditioning and maladaptive emotional patterning that gets lodged in the body and subconscious mind.

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ELESE MORRONE, M.S.

Elese uses an eclectic approach to therapy that combines the compassion, knowledge, and skills necessary for her clients to achieve mental health.

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MAE NARON, M.S.

I specialize in working with children and families in all stages of life. I have several years of experience as a preschool teacher and have been working with children and families for over 10 years. I feel it is important to involve caregivers and schools in work with young children and teach them how to reinforce the skills learned in therapy.

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ADRIANA CORNELL, M.S.

Adriana meets each client with an open mind and open ears. She believes that challenges arise when people feel they’ve lost a sense of security or control – in their work, home, relationships, or within themselves.

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CAITLIN FRUMERIE, LCSW

Caitlin works with children and adults of all ages, and specializes in working with people facing life changes, crises, and trauma. Her non-judgmental and empathic approach is firmly rooted in the stages of change and the belief that clients, not therapists, lead the work in therapy.

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Interns

East Coast Mental Wellness values the education of others and accepts master level interns in our offices to further their knowledge and training. We provide the opportunity for students to gain clinical and administrative experience in the mental health field. Our interns are supervised by experienced clinicians in our agency.

TAYLOR BATTY

Taylor is currently working towards her master’s degree at Salve Regina University for Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Rhode Island in Human Development and Family Studies with a minor in Psychology. She has several years of experience in working with children and their families as a preschool teacher and substitute teacher. Taylor enjoys working with children and their caregivers to incorporate skills learned through therapy in their everyday lives in order to meet their goals. She believes creating a safe environment and building trust in the therapeutic relationship is key. Her goal is to form a positive relationship through good communication and a nonjudgmental environment where clients feel comfortable to express their feelings and thoughts.

CATT SMILEY

Catt specializes in working with children, adolescents, and young adult clients who are working through depression, anxiety, self-esteem issues and other life changes.Catt uses different therapeutic approaches for each unique individual, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical behavior therapy, mindfulness, and more! Catt chooses to use a holistic approach, seeing an individual as a whole. Catt believe in building trust with her clients through open communication and a sense of humor and works to create a safe and comfortable place to be able to talk.

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