Antoinette Harrington, Psy.D.
Dr. Harrington, founder of CIP, earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from the University of Rhode Island and her Master of Science and Doctor of Psychology degrees from Antioch University New England. She is licensed to practice psychology in Maine, New Hampshire and Rhode Island and is a member of the Maine Psychological Association. Dr. Harrington specializes in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of child and adolescent trauma ( e.g., physical/sexual abuse, grief, loss) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Dr. Harrington employs a vast array of brief, evidenced-based counseling approaches (i.e., Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Time- limited Dynamic Psychotherapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy) to help children and adults who experience a myriad of social-emotional, interpersonal and behavioral challenges. She provides brief and long- term therapy, individual, child and adolescent psychotherapy, child-centered play therapy, Sandplay therapy, family therapy, parent behavioral management consultation, and adult couples counseling.
Dr. Harrington is an experienced trainer, supervisor and consultant in the field of child trauma. She served as a trainer, supervisor and consultant for the Dartmouth Trauma Interventions Research Center, and implemented research training protocols in Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) to mental health providers across New Hampshire. She was a guest speaker for Rivier University and provided ongoing continuing education trainings and supervision for where she currently serves as the Maine Regional Director. Dr. Harrington also served on the Board of Directors for The Granite State Children’s Alliance providing community outreach and education focused on child abuse prevention and treatment.