One World Mental Health

United Across the Globe in the Pursuit of Optimal Mental Health

Specializing in culturally competent mental health care focused on Brazilians and Latinos.

One World Mental Health is located in Framingham, MA which boasts the largest population of Brazilians outside of Brazil. Dr. Sa has dedicated the past 18 years to living abroad in Brazil as an immigrant herself, learning Brazilian Portuguese and now is returning to the area after years of mental health work with Native Americans. The goal of this practice is to offer mental health services to Brazilian and Latino clients that is linguistically and culturally sensitive to the nuances and uniqueness of their ethnic groups.

Contact

LOCATION

61 Lincoln St. #309
Framingham, MA 01702

CONTACT

mimsa@oneworldmentalhealth.com
774-777-5114

Areas of Practice

PSYCHOTHERAPY

Psychotherapy is available in Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish or English for individuals from the ages of 18 months to 70 years. Individual therapy, couples therapy and family therapy are available.

PSYCHOLOGICAL TESTING

Testing is available in Portuguese, Spanish and English in the areas of: ADHD, intelligence, mood, anxiety, autism, learning disabilities, trauma, psychopathology and others upon request.

PSYCHOEDUCATION

Public speaking is available upon request in a multitude of psychological topics such as: parenting, how to know if you should pursue mental health treatment, how to advocate for your child in the school system, how to better understand your spouse.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

The following are some of the disorders treated at this practice:

ADHD, anxiety, autism, bipolar disorder, conduct disorder, depression, dissociative disorder, sleep disorders, PTSD, chronic pain, disruptive disorders, developmental disabilities, adoption issues, domestic abuse survivors, sexual abuse survivors, victims of torture, pervasive developmental disorders, selective mutism, obsessive-compulsive disorder, trichotillomania.

MODALITIES OFFERED

The following are a partial list of modalities employed here:

EMDR, hypnotherapy, play therapy, mindfulness training, sleep hygiene training, relaxation therapy, CBT, exposure therapy, social skills training, family systems, art therapy, and sand tray therapy.

INSURANCES ACCEPTED

Dr. Sa is currently contracted with:

BCBS Massachusetts, Medicare, Mass Health, Aetna, Optum, Beacon Health, Tufts Healthcare.

“Our wounds are often the openings into the best and most beautiful part of us.”

— DAVID RICHO