Rachel Berry, Ph.D.
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Staff Psychotherapist at CAPS and at the School of Architecture
Counseling and Psychological Services

Rachel Berry is a Staff Psychotherapist at CAPS and the Embedded Staff Psychotherapist at the School of Architecture. She received her B.A. in Art History from Davidson College, M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Wake Forest University, and Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Northeastern University. She is currently a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Virginia and is pursuing licensure as a psychologist. Her clinical interests include disordered eating and body image concerns, trauma, anxiety, depression, family of origin issues, and concerns related to culture and identity. Rachel blends psychodynamic, interpersonal, Feminist, and Gestalt therapies while also integrating skills-based approaches such as Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) when appropriate. She aims to be culturally sensitive and aware of structural issues related to power and privilege within and outside of the therapy relationship. She has experience working with diverse clients in a range of mental health settings including college counseling, residential and day treatment for eating disorders, and substance abuse treatment.


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