Creative Clinical Associates Inc.

Treatment Facility

(802) 760-7946

New Location in Berlin near Montpelier/Barre

Creative Clinical Associates Inc. is a small family owned counseling center that works hard to provide a clinically superior experience for clients while using traditional as well as creative approaches to treatment. Lee has expanded his work with couples and often teams up with his wife, Susan to intervene in challenging situations. They have worked together successfully for 10 years and they work with clients flexibly and ethically without the lack of communication that is often associated with multiple providers. Lee also specializes in substance abuse problems, chronic pain management, couples therapy and adolescent acting out. He also enjoys working with men's issues; discussing their unique role in our world. His approach to clinical work is experiential and if possible he will include a cilents' interests into his/her therapy. Susan approaches her work from a Cognitive Behavioral point of view and she specializes in working with eating disorders and relationship difficulties.

Team Counseling for Couples

CCA offers a wide variety of hours throughout the week; including evenings and weekends. Online counseling is available for clients who can not make it to the office or for those who are out of town. There is a kid friendly waiting area for siblings.

Treatment for Eating Disorders

Susan Wooldridge LCMHC is one of the few providers in Central Vermont that specializes in working with Eating Disorders. Susan says, "Living with an eating disorder can be painful and can rob us of our happiness, however, eating disorders are manageable and we can overcome the symptoms. Reaching out to others for help is the first step to letting go of an eating disorder." Susan works with all disordered eating behavior patterns; bulimia, anorexia, binge-eating disorder and compulsive exercisers. She specializes in working with women who are having difficulties in relationships and she and Lee collaborate well. They often team up to assist families and couples who are at an impasse in their relationship.
Call or Email Creative Clinical Associates Inc. for a free phone consultation now - (802) 760-7946


  • Years in Business: 10+ Years
  • License No. and State: 0680073578 Vermont


  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans:

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry
  • Health Net
  • MHN
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicare
  • United
  • Out of Network
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • ComPsych
  • Great-West
  • MVP
  • Medicaid
  • ValueOptions

Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit .

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 0680073578 Board of Allied Mental Health

Creative Clinical Associates Inc.'s groups

Adolescent/Pre-teen Group for Girls

Susan is running a group for pre-teen and adolescent girls who are struggling with issues like: low self-esteem, poor body-image, difficulty with peers, anxiety and other age- related developmental issues. The group uses art, music, exercise and other creativity - based methods to intervene with clients.

More about this group


Creative Clinical Associates Inc.
1413 Paine Turnpike North
BerlinVermont 05602

Call Susan Wooldridge Lee Gardner
(802) 760-7946
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Additional Location

Creative Clinical Associates Inc.
588 South Main Street
StoweVermont 05672
(802) 760-7946


  • Eating Disorders
  • Addiction
  • Family Conflict


  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Obesity
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Academic Underachievement
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Borderline Personality
  • Coping Skills
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Internet Addiction
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Substance Abuse
  • Teen Violence
  • Video Game Addiction

Mental Health:

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders


  • Gay Issues

Client Focus


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Programs and Services

Treatment Programs:

  • Continuing Care
  • Outdoor Therapy
  • Substance Abuse
  • Eating Disorder
  • Psychiatric Residential

Out / Inpatient:

  • Outpatient

Family Services / Amenities:

  • Children's Play Area
  • TV in Waiting Room
  • Free Parking

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation:

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Use of Creative and Activity based approaches


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Last Modified: 18 Feb 2015