Dr. Lawrence Kistler, PHD

CounselingMaleAge 74

Counseling

Dr. Lawrence Kistler, PHD is a Counselor in Needham, MA. His office accepts new patients and telehealth appointments.

Dr. Lawrence Kistler, PHD

Lawrence Kistler, PhD

105 Chestnut St Ste 31 Needham, MA 02492
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available
Telehealth services available

Accepting new patients

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Care Philosophy

"Welcome! Here is some information about me. CLINICAL EXPERIENCE. I have practiced for 35 years, run a counseling center and supervised clinicians. EDUCATIONAL BREADTH. With degrees in psychology, philosophy and theology, I ..."

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Low Wait Times
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No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kistler's conditions and procedures:

  • Anxiety
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Grief
  • Grief Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress

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(781) 455-6336

Dr. Kistler accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Kistler's Reviews

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4.6

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I am very satisfied with the care I received under Dr. Kistler for 2-3 years. Very professional. He was right on in identifying my issues and getting to the point. He is reserved (there were times I thought he could say more) but the words he speaks are of great value. I greatly appreciate his help in identifying past trauma, increasing my confidence, getting through emotional times, and later listening to my babble. His wisdom and calm, reserved, nature was very comforting
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Welcome! Here is some information about me. CLINICAL EXPERIENCE. I have practiced for 35 years, run a counseling center and supervised clinicians. EDUCATIONAL...Read more

Biography

BA - Boston University 1969

ThM - Boston and Harvard Universities 1972

PhD - Boston University 1981

Specialties

  • Counseling
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Psychological Trauma

Education

1981
Boston University Graduate School (PHD)
1976
Trinity Mental Health Service, Framingham Ma
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Danielsen Counseling Service
Internship Hospital
1972
Boston University Graduate School and Harvard Divinity School (Thm)
1972
Boston University School Of Theology
1969
Boston University
Undergraduate School
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Does Dr. Lawrence Kistler, PHD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. Lawrence Kistler, PHD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kistler frequently treats Anxiety, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Depression. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kistler treats.

Where is Dr. Lawrence Kistler, PHD's office located?

Dr. Kistler's office is located at 105 Chestnut St Ste 31, Needham, MA 02492. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Lawrence Kistler, PhD

Lawrence Kistler, PhD105 Chestnut St Ste 31 Needham, MA 02492
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