All Clinical Staff Independently Board Licensed
Donna McQuinn, Psy.D. – Marshfield Office
President and Owner of Mass Bay Counseling
Certified Internal Family Systems Therapist, Certified EMDR Therapist, Adults; Trauma, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, Couples, Women’s Issues
Dr. McQuinn has been with Mass Bay Counseling as a practicing psychologist for the past twenty years. She graduated from Bridgewater State University with a B.S. in 1986 and in 1990 with her Doctorate Degree from Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology. She is a certified Internal Family Systems therapist and a certified EMDR therapist in addition to being clinically trained in the psychodynamic tradition. Dr. McQuinn’s approach to therapy comes from a self-led humanistic and wellness orientation. In addition to her therapeutic work, she is also the Clinical Director of Mass Bay Counseling which includes administration management, supervision of staff and clinicians, and overseer of all clinical services.
Susan Bisignano, LICSW
Susan is a clinical social worker coming to Mass Bay from the VA Boston HealthCare System’s Healthcare for Homeless Veterans team. She enjoys supporting clients in becoming empowered and in creating wellness in their lives though an eclectic use of therapies, including: Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction. She has found these modalities effective in treating depression, anxiety and other mood disorders, as well as substance use and PTSD. Susan has worked with a broad range of populations, including children, adolescents, adults, parents, veterans, and LBGTQ clients. She completed her undergraduate training in sociology and psychology at the University of Massachusetts-Boston, and earned her Master of Social Work degree at Bridgewater State University. She became certified in Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction after training at the University of Massachusetts Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. Susan is also certified in Somatic Breath Therapy through the Power of Breath Institute in Spofford, New Hampshire.
Patricia Comiskey, Ed.D. – Marshfield Office
Adults and Children; Learning Disabilities, Psychological Testing, Couples, Parenting
Dr. Comiskey is a licensed Psychologist with a doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology from Northeastern University. With thirty years experience in the public school system as a school psychologist and guidance counselor, she particularly enjoys working with children, adolescents and parents. Dr. Comiskey has experience with both in-patient and out-patient treatment of children and adults, and expertise in the treatment of children and adults with special needs, socio-economic difficulties and divorce issues.
Her therapeutic orientations are predominantly cognitive behavior therapy and family systems.
Kimberly Hudson Fahey, M.Ed., LMHC – Marshfield Office
Kim comes to Mass Bay Counseling from a variety of different settings, she has been the Adolescent Director at an inpatient hospital setting, a Supervisor of in Home Therapy Services, a Consultant and a Clinician in a farm setting utilizing animal assisted therapy. Having 25 year’s experience working with adolescents, 15 years working with all age groups and licensed for 7 years, Kim brings hope and compassion and experience to her work with her clients. Kim works diligently with her clients utilizing a variety of techniques including mindfulness, choice theory, solution focused therapy, and CBT. She enjoys working with all populations but specializes in adolescents and family therapy.
Kim has also enjoyed working with diverse populations such as transgender, LGBT, and cultural and ethnic populations. Kim holds a bachelor’s degree from Boston University in Hispanic Language and Literature as well as a Master’s degree from the University of Massachusetts, Boston. She has travelled extensively and has previously lived in Spain.
Mark Picciotto, Ph.D. – Marshfield Office
Children, Adolescents, Adults; Parenting, Couples, ADHD, Bullying
Mark Picciotto, PhD is a clinical psychologist who has been licensed and practicing for over20 years. He specializes in the assessment and treatment of children and adolescents. Issues that he commonly works with are behavioral and parenting issues, mood disorders including depression and anxiety problems, and adjustment problems. He works from a short term focal treatment perspective, focusing on behavioral solutions and rapid improvement of symptoms where possible. He also has many years experience in psychological testing, with a focus on personality assessment and functioning.
Alyson Skok, DSW, LICSW
Children, Adolescents, Parenting, Family Dynamics, Behavior Management, ADHD, Anxiety, Depression, Military Families, LGBTQ Community
Alyson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a passion for supporting and guiding children, adolescents, adults, and families through challenging times so they are able to attain the skills and knowledge needed to live happier, healthier, and more fulfilling lives. She has worked in a variety of settings, including in home therapy, residential treatment, community settings, military installations, and within the school system. Her focus includes mood disorders, anxiety, depression, adjustment issues, building social and peer relationships, behavioral interventions, anger management, family dynamics and conflict, parenting, LGBTQ issues, military lifestyle concerns, and trauma. She has experience with all ages, however she specializes in working with children and adolescents.
Alyson received a Masters in Social Work from Bridgewater State University in 2007 and a Doctorate in Clinical Social Work and Leadership from the University of Tennessee in 2014. She often uses a short-term, solution focused approach that uses a mix cognitive behavioral techniques, humor, and positive psychology. She is described by her clients as energetic, engaging, and authentic, and her dogs Dinah and Arthur sometimes join her in sessions if helpful.
Jennifer Sullivan, Office Manager
Jennifer answers all requests for Mass Bay Counseling services. She coordinates the needs and requests of our clients to ensure each person receives the service that they require. Jennifer has expertise in billing claims to insurance companies and she is able to track, prevent, and resolve billing problems.