Learn about our upscale private practice: Dr. Karen Ruskin & Associates, Inc.

Maryanne Colleran Bowe, MSW, LICSW

Maryanne Colleran Bowe, MSW, LICSW

Maryanne specializes in providing individual counseling for children of all ages. Additionally, she counsels adults. Her therapeutic approach utilizes: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Counseling, Strength Based, and Mindfulness. She came to our private practice bringing 16 years of experience as a school guidance counselor, thereby offering a unique addition to the clientele she serves. Having first-hand experience both as a guidance counselor and as a mother of three in Elementary, Middle and High School, Maryanne understands on a professional and personal level what it takes to provide collaboration communication and coordination within the school genre, as well as between parents and children. This is a special addition to our team, as often children struggling need someone to help them navigate the terrain in their everyday life.

Maryanne’s Specialties Include:

  • School Issues (e.g., Academic Challenges, Social Issues)
  • Youth Challenges – Emotional/Behavioral
  • Adolescent Issues
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Self-Harm
  • Friendship Relationship Struggles
  • Decision Making
  • Bullying
  • Anger/Emotional Management
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Adoption
  • PTSD
  • Grief/Loss
  • College Transition/College Students
  • Gender Identity Issues

Maryanne is an Independently Licensed Clinical Social Worker who brings her experience as a therapist in a residential treatment program early on in her career, and then as a school guidance counselor shifting into the private practice sector. Her genuine desire is to help the youth population with their struggles.

Maryanne offers weekday afternoon and evening hours, as well as Saturday morning/early afternoon hours by appointment only at: Dr. Karen Ruskin & Associates’ Chestnut Street Location:

26 East Chestnut Street (Side Door)
Sharon, MA 02067