Russell Johnson, MA, LCMHC – Director

Russell received his Master of Art in Psychology degree from Assumption College. He specializes in working with individuals, couples, families with a focus on interpersonal relationships. He utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy as well as systems therapy.

Lauren Boisvert, LCMHC

Lauren holds a Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling. She offers specialty counseling for teens and adults. Specialties includes bereavement, life transitions, self-esteem and relationship issues. Lauren utilizes a blend of solution-based and cognitive behavioral therapy.


John earned his Master of Social Work from Boston University. He offers specialty counseling to children, teens, adults and families for substance abuse, trauma, PTSD and anxiety disorders utilizing motivational Interviewing and 12 Step Recovery, in addition to cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavioral therapy.


Ed Mahoney, M.Th, D.Min, LPP

Ed holds a Doctor of Ministry degree in Pastoral Psychotherapy from Andover Newton Theological School. He specializes in grief therapy, couple and relationship counseling, and depression. His treatment approach is largely influenced by Bowen’s family systems theory and Shear’s complicated grief model.


 Mark Powers, MSW, MBA

Mark earned a Master of Social Work from Boston University and an MBA from the University of New Hampshire. Specializations include couples in conflict, trauma, complicated grief, mood disorders, anger management and personal well-being. Mark utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy for distress and cognitive processing therapy for PTSD.


Jutka Varhegyi, MA, LCMHC

Jutka earned her Master of Counseling Psychology degree from Notre Dame College. She specializes in depression, anxiety, PTSD, interpersonal relationships and grief.  Her treatment approaches include cognitive behavioral therapy and solution focused treatment.


Catherine Vasilopoulos, MA, LCMHC

Catherine earned her MA in Counseling from the University of North Dakota. Specializations include depression, anxiety, interpersonal relationships, trauma, grief and substance use disorder. Catherine integrates cognitive behavioral therapy and a person-centered approach to counseling, and interventions are based on one’s interest in and readiness for change.


James Wood, MA, LCMHC

James holds a MA in Counseling from Antioch University. Specializations include trauma-focused CBT therapy, depression, anxiety, impulse control challenges and anger. James integrates therapeutic modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy, strength based practices and mindfulness based stress reduction.