Dr. Evan Michel is clinical director and therapist at Boston Child Study Center – Maine offering evidence-based treatment to children, adolescents, young adults, and parents facing emotional dysregulation and mood and anxiety disorders.
He earned his B.A. in psychology from Bates College before working in clinical research at Massachusetts General Hospital and in direct care as a mental health specialist at Franciscan Hospital for Children’s CBAT program. He earned both his Master’s and Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Boston College.
Evan has extensive training and experience in individual, family, and group therapy and assessment in acute and outpatient settings. He completed his clinical practica at the McLean-Franciscan Child & Adolescent Inpatient Mental Health Program, The Walker School, and the Adolescent Assessment Unit at Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA). Evan completed his predoctoral internship as the Weil Intern at CHA/HMS offering outpatient treatment for children, adolescents, and families and psychological assessment for children and adolescents during inpatient programming. His post-internship fellowship was at HMS/McLean Hospital’s Adolescent ART program, where he provided treatment within an acute treatment setting. Evan continued as a group therapist at McLean’s residential and partial hospital program where he has supported group programming for adolescents and parents.
He values culturally-minded, affirming, and accessible care and offers an integrative approach from DBT, CBT, ACT, and developmental systems perspectives. Evan helps support a space that is collaborative and enhances someone’s own motivation and skills toward personal values and goals.