Last edited 12/11/2023

Marissa Ford LICSW

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

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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

Marissa Ford is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Rhode Island who has been practicing since 2013. She has a BA in Sociology from Sonoma State University and an MA in Social Work (MSW) from Boston College. Marissa strives to assist children, teens, and families in the development of interpersonal, social emotional, and coping skills to address challenges and maximize learning and growth in a multitude of settings. She integrates a strengths-based, solution focused approach, and utilize modalities such as Play Therapy, CBT, DBT, Narrative Therapy, and Social Skills Building. In her spare time, Marissa enjoys spending time with her family of four and her very furry Australian Shepard! She is a Disney fanatic and enjoys visiting the parks. You can often find her singing to country or Disney music as well as attending concerts of all genres.

Specialties

Depression

Anxiety

ADHD

General Expertise

Depression

Anxiety

Loss/Grief

ADHD

Child mental health

Trauma

In-Network Insurance

Aetna

Cigna EAP

ComPsych

Evernorth Health Services

MediNcrease Health Plans

Clientele

Adults (25-65)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Internal Family Systems Therapy

Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Licensure

  • Rhode Island, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, ISW03654

Education

John F Kennedy Family Service Center

Boston College

Walker Home and School

Online Therapy

Office at 7 Austin Ave, Greenville, RI

Frequently Asked Questions About Marissa Ford, LICSW

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

Is Marissa Ford accepting new clients?

Yes, Marissa Ford is accepting new clients for online therapy in Rhode Island and in-person appointments at 7 Austin Ave, Greenville, RI, 02828.

Does Marissa Ford accept insurance?

Yes, Marissa Ford accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Evernorth Health Services and MediNcrease Health Plans.

Does Marissa Ford offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Marissa Ford offers in-person appointments at 7 Austin Ave, Greenville, RI, 02828.

Does Marissa Ford offer online therapy?

Yes, Marissa Ford offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Rhode Island.

How quickly can I see Marissa Ford?

Marissa Ford 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 Marissa Ford speak?

Marissa Ford conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Marissa Ford online?

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