We at Stone House Associates understand how challenging the current COVID-19 situation is. In response to this crisis, we have followed all CDC and state guidelines to protect the health and well-being of us all. We want to support our community and as such, we are offering telehealth sessions and accepting new clients, as practitioners’ schedules permit. We have been coordinating with insurance companies who have informed us that these telehealth sessions are generally covered in the same manner as ... Continue Reading →
Stone House Associates is delighted to announce a new program being offered by psychologist Dr. Christine DiBlasio in conjunction with the Safety Team, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the safety, empowerment, resiliency, leadership, and well-being of women for over 10 years.
This program is FREE for participants and is sponsored by the Vermont Center for Crime Victims’ Services. It will be offered from May 15, 2021–June 30, 2022 and consists of individual and small group (4 members, ... Continue Reading →
Dr. Bruce Chalmer, one of our providers, has developed several informative videos on a variety of topics. In this video, Dr. Chalmer explains the two golden gifts that you need for your relationship.
Dr. Chalmer offers Couple Intensives, which are longer couple counseling sessions that allow you to jumpstart your work, get unstuck, and speed your way to healing. You can find Dr. Chalmer’s videos on this and other topics at brucechalmer.com.
To learn more about Dr. Chalmer ... Continue Reading →
Stone House Associates is delighted to announce that we are in the construction phase of our new permanent home located off of Hinesburg Road in South Burlington (just past Tilley Drive, 1 mile from the corner of Kennedy Drive and Hinesburg Road). Our new building will feature 14 spacious and bright offices and has been architecturally and carefully designed to meet the needs of our mental health practitioners and the clients that we serve. We anticipate an April ... Continue Reading →
We are delighted to welcome Elizabeth Lee, MA, LCMHC to the Stone House Associates multidisciplinary team!
Liz is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor with over 20 years of experience working with children, adolescents and adults. Areas of clinical focus include: grief/loss, life transitions, depression, anxiety, divorce, behavioral issues, parenting and trauma, and Liz works with both individuals and families.
Liz is accepting new referrals. For more information, visit Liz’s provider page (this should link to her provider page). She can ... Continue Reading →
Help us extend a warm welcome to Carolyn Rushford, Ph.D., who has recently joined our multidisciplinary team!
Dr. Rushford is a Licensed Psychologist-Doctorate who obtained her Ph.D. from UVM in 1989. Dr. Rushford has experience treating a wide variety of concerns. Her current interests are working individually with adults and older adolescents (16+) addressing issues including living with chronic pain and medical conditions, grief/loss, life transitions, depression, anxiety, relationship challenges, women’s issues and cultural transitions.
Dr. Rushford is accepting new ... Continue Reading →
Art Journey: An Expressive Arts Group for Adolescent Girls, is being offered by Michelle Turbide, LICSW
Expressive Arts (EXA) provides an opportunity to increase emotional awareness, is a tool for self-soothing, and can be a useful method for exploring the internal emotional landscape with sensory, body based, creative techniques. Expressive arts has been shown to have positive effects on the flight/flight response resulting from excessive anxiety, stress, and trauma. Differing from Art Therapy, EXA uses multi-modal experiences of visual, movement, sound, ... Continue Reading →
Dr. Lisa Angstman, a colleague and friend of Stone House, has summarized excerpts from Dr. Ratey’s “must read” book titled: Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain:
LIFE ENHANCING REASONS TO MAKE FRIENDS WITH EXERCISE:
Our culture wrongly treats the mind and body as if they are separate entities. To the contrary, a plethora of research within the last decade suggests the unitary nature of mind and body – it’s all one thing. The traditionally held belief ... Continue Reading →
November 1, 2012 marks Stone House Associates’ seventh year anniversary in our South Burlington location, for a total of 17 years since our inception as Stone House Counseling in Winooski in 1995 (please see our history for more details). When we initially transitioned to Stone House Associates in South Burlington in 2005, we had four mental health practitioners. Currently, we have ten full time associates, each with extensive experience and training. As such, we are pleased ... Continue Reading →
“Stone House Runners….and Friends” participated in the KeyBank Vermont City Marathon for the fourth year in a row. This year, Stone House teams included both a 5 person relay team as well as a 2 person relay team. The weather was gorgeous, the views were incredible, and the encouragement from those on the sidelines was fantastic! And I think we set a new team record for “fun per mile”! Congratulations to all the runners who participated! And a heartfelt thank ... Continue Reading →