Dr. Rebecca Shingleton is a licensed clinical psychologist practicing in Boston, MA. Her specialty lies in supporting clients with anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), eating disorders, and stress management. Having previously trained at Boston University’s Center for Anxiety and Related Disorders, she particularly enjoys working with college students and young adults and helping them navigate career or academic difficulties, adjustment concerns, relationships, and life transitions.
Dr. Shingleton draws upon empirically supported tools in treatment including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and acceptance-based therapy (ACT). She uses exposure therapy with response prevention for clients with OCD and CBT for clients with eating disorders. Above all, she is committed to personalizing each client’s treatment plan and providing a warm and open environment to catalyze change.
Dr. Shingleton completed her undergraduate studies in psychology at Princeton University, research assistantship at Columbia University Medical Center, and doctoral studies at Boston University. Additionally, she completed postdoctoral training at the VA Boston Healthcare System. Dr. Shingleton brings her extensive clinical experience to help clients live a values-based life and reach the life they want to live, while coping with any mental health challenges they may be facing.
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) - Using exposure and response prevention to help clients confront OCD, e.g. concern with and/or fear of germs and becoming 'contaminated'
Eating disorders and body image concerns - Including anorexia, bulimia, binge eating, purging, calorie counting, body image concerns
Anxiety - Generalized anxiety, social anxiety, panic attacks, phobias
College mental health - Challenges facing college students including adjustment, academics, and relationships
Work and life stressors - Navigating day-to-day stressors through cognitive behavioral, acceptance-based, and mindfulness practices
Transitioning to the adult life - Facilitating the struggles, hopes, and dreams of a modern emerging adult
Depression - Sleep and energy disruption, overall mood disturbance, inability to enjoy yourself, and difficulty being motivated
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
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Private Practice, 2018 - Present
Harvard University, Instructor, 2017 - Present
VA Boston Healthcare System, Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2016 - 2017
Weill Cornell Medicine, Clinical Internship, 2015 - 2016
Columbia University Medical Center, Research Assistant, 2008 - 2010
Boston University, PhD, 2016
Princeton University, AB, 2006