Dr. Laurence Kelly Jr, PSY.D

Dr. Laurence Kelly Jr, PSY.D

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Dr. Laurence Kelly Jr, PSY.D is a clinical child & adolescent psychologist in Wakefield, MA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Massachusetts School Of Professional Psychology in 2010 and specializes in clinical child & adolescent psychology, counseling, and more.Read his story

591 North Ave Fl 1

Wakefield, MA 01880

Contact Information

(781) 224-4202

Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Kelly Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Kelly Jr "A message from Dr. Larry: "You've made it this far, and for that, I hope you feel proud. Nothing is scarier than asking for help, we're brought up hearing, "You should be able to fix this yourself." And, that idea is completely incorrect. You are a human being, complex, unique, and hurting. Maybe you have a child who is struggling, maybe you're sad, or maybe you can't stop worrying. And guess what? All of that is normal. You are normal, and good, and you're trying your best. Life is hard, and for those who are ready for help, I'm here." Education and Experience: Dr. Laurence "Larry" M. Kelly Jr. graduated from the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology in 2010, with a Doctorate of Psychology (PsyD). Dr. Kelly has earned a doctorate, two master's degrees, and a bachelor's degree, all in the fields of psychology. He has amassed experience working with children, adolescents, and adults by working at community mental health clinics, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, and college counseling centers. Dr. Kelly became licensed with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in 2011. Therapy with Children, Adolescents, and Adults As a psychologist, Dr. Kelly specializes in working with children ages 3.5-12, adolescents (ages 13-18), emerging adults (ages 18-25), and adults (25 ). Dr. Kelly treatsanxiety, depression, spectrum disorders, men's issues, trauma, self-harm, ADHD, and grief/loss. Neuropsychological Testing Dr. Kelly offers comprehensive neuropsychological, personality, ADHD, Spectrum/Autism, learning disability, cognitive, and projective testing. Therapeutic Approach Dr. Kelly believes that each client brings their own set of beliefs, pain, and problems to therapy, and therefore, they deserve an individualized approach. By treating the entire person, and not just the symptoms, Dr. Kelly believes that any person, child, or teen can heal, stabilize, and thrive. His optimistic approach helps adults feel safe, children feel contained, and teens feel heard. Dr. Kelly specializes in combining cutting edge evidence based techniques with comprehensive personalized care, which all adds up to make a truly unique therapeutic environment. "

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3  Specialties

  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Kelly Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

8  Conditions Treated

8  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Grief Therapy
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Psychological Testing
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Stress Management

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.

Education

  • University Of New Hampshire
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Massachusetts School Of Professional Psychology
    Medical School | Graduated 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Kelly Jr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Kelly Jr's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kelly Jr to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

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Dr. Kelly Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I wish I could have added more stars! Dr. Kelly is the kindest, gentlest and most thoughtful psychiatrist for teenagers and young adults. Since my son has started seeing Dr.Kelly, he's like a different person. My son would go and see him every day if it were possible. The trust level between my...more
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