Last edited 03/01/2024

Alfonso Perillo LICSW

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Alfonso Perillo Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Sundayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM

What does a first session with you look like?

The first session, as with all Thriveworks therapists, will involve talking through your needs and goals for therapy — whether those involve managing depression, anxiety, relationship problems, or another mental health challenge. This will enable you to receive the very best care, as a personalized treatment plan will then be developed for subsequent sessions. Thriveworks helps people live happier, more fulfilling lives. Clients are guided and supported as they work through their unique mental health challenges – and, along the way, shown the life-changing power of therapy.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

I offer a variety of counseling approaches including CBT / Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems.

What should we know about your experiences and background?

Alfonso Perillo is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) whose clinical focus is helping individuals cope with depression, anxiety, career/job transitions, and chronic illness.Inaddition, Alfonso specializes in group work for individuals dealing with these issues. He has 10 years of experience in the mental health field. Alfonso completed his Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Psychology at Boston College and his Master of Social Work (MSW) at Boston University. He has also completed a Certificate in Executive Coachingat William James College. Lastly, as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Alfonso can help clientscope with issues related to financial health and wellness. Alfonso utilizes a collaborative, strength-based, cognitive-behavioral, mindfulness-based,solution-focused approach to therapy. He believes that helping clients gain insight into their beliefs and patterns of thinking leads to lasting change. As a result, Alfonsointegrates active listening and a nonjudgmental approach in his interactions with clients.





General Expertise




Aging related concerns

Anger management

Sleep & insomnia issues

Coping Skills

In-Network Insurance




Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare





First Session$240
Individual Therapy$195
Marriage & Couples Counseling$195
Family Therapy$195
Group Therapy$195

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Family Therapy

Group Therapy


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Eclectic Therapy

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Motivational Interviewing

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy


  • Massachusetts, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, 117264


Master of Social Work, Boston University

Work History


Online Therapy

Office at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Salem, Salem, MA

Frequently Asked Questions About Alfonso Perillo, LICSW

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Alfonso Perillo, LICSW, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Alfonso Perillo accepting new clients?

Yes, Alfonso Perillo is accepting new clients for online therapy in Massachusetts and in-person appointments at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Salem, 70 Washington St Suite 404, Salem, MA, 01970.

Does Alfonso Perillo accept insurance?

Yes, Alfonso Perillo accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Cigna, Harvard Pilgrim Healthcare, Humana, Medicare and Optum.

What types of therapy does Alfonso Perillo offer?

Alfonso Perillo offers therapy for couples, families, groups and individuals.

Does Alfonso Perillo offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Alfonso Perillo offers in-person appointments at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Salem, 70 Washington St Suite 404, Salem, MA, 01970.

Does Alfonso Perillo offer online therapy?

Yes, Alfonso Perillo offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Massachusetts.

How quickly can I see Alfonso Perillo?

Alfonso Perillo typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Alfonso Perillo speak?

Alfonso Perillo conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Alfonso Perillo online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Alfonso Perillo online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.