We believe that integrating behavioral health into primary care is key to treating a person's overal health. If your child has emotional, behavioral, or psychological needs, our behavioral care team is here to help. Call our office to speak to a care coordinator to discuss the process of booking an appointment with one of our three behavioral health consultants. To book an appointment with our behavioral health consultants, you must book a consult with your PCP here at Bridgewater Pediatrics. Please call our office for more information.
Meet our behavioral health team
Lisa Falcione, LICSW Behavioral Health Consultant
Lisa graduated from Assumption College with a Bachelor of Arts in Social and Rehabilitation Services in 1996 and a Masters in Social Work from Wheelock College in 2002. Lisa has worked extensively in residential and school settings providing individual and group therapy for adolescents with complex social emotional needs. From 2002-2008 she worked as a clinical supervisor at the Fall River Deaconess Home and School, from 2008-2018 at the Home For Little Wanderers as a clinical coordinator. Lisa is certified in Therapeutic Crisis Intervention, Trauma Informed Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Substance Use Education, CANS, CAFAS, Motivational Interviewing and Restorative Practices. Lisa has a wide range of experience organizing and facilitating therapeutic groups, supervising clinicians and skill in comprehensive clinical writing. In her free time Lisa enjoys having family fun with her husband and two daughters.
Chris Curran MA, LMHC Behavioral Health Consultant
Chris is a licensed mental health counselor and school adjustment counselor. He graduated from Bridgewater State College with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology in 2008. Chris attained his Masters in Clinical Psychology from Bridgewater State University in 2011. In his time in the mental health field, Chris worked in various roles; including as a therapeutic mentor, an in home family therapist, a mental health associate and counseling roles in the outpatient and the academic setting. Chris has extensive experience at various levels in the mental health counseling field which has afforded an understanding of the different roles providers have in treatment. Chris has worked with clients in the inpatient hospital setting, the outpatient community settings and both the alternative and general education school settings. His experience and knowledge of how these roles interact with each other has been valuable in helping his clients and patients receive the best care that they need. In his free time Chris likes golfing, fly fishing and cooking new recipes for his wife.
Kelsey Shea, LMHC
Kelsey has worked in various mental health settings treating children and families. Kelsey graduated from Assumption College with a degree in Cognitive Behavior Therapy with a concentration in family and child interventions. Kelsey has experience working with children in a residential group home setting as well as providing crisis interventions in the community at hospitals, schools and homes. Kelsey has experience treating mood disorders, anxiety, learning disorders, trauma related disorders and more. Kelsey recently transitioned from crisis interventions to provide ongoing support and psychoeducation for children and their families in an integrated setting. Kelsey enjoys going on walks with her dog, cheering on the Patriot's with her husband, and Taco Tuesdays.
Behavioral health resources
The articles and links below provide helpful information for families working through behavioral health concerns.
- Depression in teens
- Mood disorders and ADHD
- Anxiety disorders
- Treating eating disorders
- Maternal mental health for moms - during and after pregnancy (MCPAP for moms)
- Mental health resources for children (MCPAP)
Thanks to our partnership with Boston Children's Hospital, we are able to integrate behavioral health services. Watch this video, produced by the Pediatric Physicians' Organization at Children's, which describes this important program.