Emily Ciano, MHC-A

Pre-licensed therapist, Certified yoga teacher


Ages seen: 8+

Individual counseling, Couples counseling, Group counseling

In-person & Telehealth


Approach to treatment

Emily is pre-licensed therapist and recent graduate of the Holistic Counseling program at Salve Regina University. Her compassionate, non-judgmental, holistic approach to counseling fosters a warm and welcoming space for clients to explore their thoughts, emotions, and behavioral patterns. Founded in her belief in the human spirit’s natural instinct for healing, Emily is honored to support clients on their path towards deeper self-awareness and self-compassion.


Theories & Interventions

Emily’s approach is influenced by

  • Person-centered/Humanistic therapy
  • Mindfulness practices
  • Somatic awareness
  • Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  • Strengths-based therapy
  • Yoga
  • Breathwork
  • Relaxation exercises


Specialties & Expertise

  • Self-discovery and connection
  • Emotional regulation
  • Personal growth and development
  • Grief and loss
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationship issues
  • Navigating serious illness
  • Life transitions

Emily is a great match for you if:

  • You¬†want to learn how to increase mindfulness and presence
  • You would like help with managing life's challenges
  • You would like¬†to explore the mind-body-spirit connection
  • You would like to¬†process your feelings in a safe and nonjudgmental environment
  • You¬†are¬†dealing with grief and loss
  • You want to explore and include yoga, breathwork, meditation, or spirituality in session

Insurance & Rates for sessions with Emily:

Emily offers sessions at a private pay rate of $85 per session for those not using insurance.

She is also able to accept the following insurance plans:

  • United Healthcare
  • Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island
  • Harvard Pilgrim
  • Student Resources (Brown University)
  • Tufts
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield