Joan Desousa, LMHC

Joan Desousa, LMHC

Counseling  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
Joan Desousa, LMHC is a counselor in Fall River, MA. She specializes in counseling.Read her story

292 N Main St Ste 101

Fall River, MA 02720

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care

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Joan Desousa's bio

This content was provided by Joan Desousa "I have a varied professional history and have worked with clients of all ages and abilities with challenges with mood, anxiety, relationships, substance use and restricted views of the world. I am comfortable using several different approaches based on the person's needs and desires."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Joan Desousa " I believe, as humans, our foundational need is to be heard and respected, to belong, and feel valued and productive.Whether working individually or with a partner, I will strive to help you meet your goals and have an improved sense of wellbeing."

1  Specialties

  • Counseling

0  Board Certifications

Joan Desousa does not have any board certifications listed.

10  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Counseling
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Psychotherapy Services

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Regis College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Framingham State University
    Other Education | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Joan Desousa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Joan Desousa to family and friends
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Joan Desousa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Joan Is very down to earth and non-judgmental. I would highly recommend her. She will accommodate any appointment time you might need. She is very perceptive and can find ways to help you deal with most anything. All around just a great person period. She is actually concerned and will text or call...more
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