Last edited 11/17/2023

Joseph Parente LICSW

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Joseph Parente Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

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What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Mr. Parente has had over twenty-five years of extensive experience working with youth in a variety of outpatient and inpatient settings. He has worked at Bradley Hospital, Kent County Community Mental Health Center (Reunification Program), Pawtucket Police Domestic Response Team. He has experience with addictions and worked at Edgehill of Newport as a supervisor of substance abuse counselors. In addition, Joe was also the clinical director of Turning Point and a clinical consultant at Whitmarsh, a residential facility for adolescents. He is a graduate of Rhode Island College where he received his BA and MSW in social work. He has also been an Adjunct Clinical Field Instructor for Rhode Island College School of Social Work. Joe is an avid fitness buff. He cycles, lifts weights and skis.

In-Network Insurance


Cigna EAP

Evernorth Health Services


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)


  • Rhode Island, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, ISW00898


Rhode Island College

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Joseph Parente, LICSW

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

Is Joseph Parente accepting new clients?

Yes, Joseph Parente is accepting new clients for online therapy in Rhode Island.

Does Joseph Parente accept insurance?

Yes, Joseph Parente accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP and Evernorth Health Services.

Does Joseph Parente offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Rhode Island can book Joseph Parente for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Joseph Parente offer online therapy?

Yes, Joseph Parente offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in Rhode Island.

How quickly can I see Joseph Parente?

Joseph Parente 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 Joseph Parente speak?

Joseph Parente conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Joseph Parente online?

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

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