Pamela B. Lacerda, LICSW – Clinical Social Worker

Pamela B. Lacerda, LICSW – Clinical Social Worker

“We all need a hand sometimes; it’s part of being human. I know that reaching out to someone new to share your private struggles can be a vulnerable feeling, however, I believe that making this time for you may be one of the kindest and gentlest things you’ll ever do for yourself. It just may change your life.”


Pam is known for a warm, relaxed, and comfortable approach to counseling.  Pam is an Integrative Psychotherapist, utilizing a variety of orientations and therapies, according to the client’s individual needs. Her approach involves genuine caring, acceptance, and a non-judgmental ear.  She supports individuals through difficult times in their lives, and works with a wide range of issues including, but not limited to, – depression (including postpartum), anxiety, traumatic stress, unresolved emotional issues, weight loss and body image, self-esteem/self-empowerment, grief and loss of a loved one (including a beloved pet), relationship/family concerns, life transitions, LGBTQ, individual counseling for personal and emotional growth, and helping to create more meaning and purpose in one’s life.


Pam graduated with high honors from Rhode Island College School of Social Work, where she received both her Bachelor and Master of Social Work degrees. She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. Pam has extensive training and experience in the unique challenges of females. She trained in the treatment of traumatic stress at the The Trauma Center of JRI in Brookline, MA. She has participated in intensive trainings in Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction and Mindful Eating at The UMASS Medical School Center for Mindfulness. Pam is currently completing the Perfect Health: Ayurvedic Lifestyle Certification Program at The Deepak Chopra Center in Carlsbad, CA.

“…therapy gives life a meaning and perspective that it doesn’t always have when we are right in the thick of it.” ~ Madanes

Contact: Pamela 508.991.9543