Office Hours:

Monday: 8am - 9pm

Tuesday:  9am - 9pm

Wednesday:  8am - 9pm

Thursday:  9am - 8pm

Friday:  9am - 6pm

Saturday:  8am - 3pm

Sunday:  By appointment only.


To provide quality outpatient mental health treatment using evidenced-based practices.  It is a goal of this office to schedule an initial evaluation with little or no wait time from the time of the referral phone call.   


Adult And Adolescent individual Counseling In Manchester

This office accepts the following insurances:

  • Anthem
  • Cigna
  • Aetna
  • Medicaid
  • Healthy CT
  • Value Options
  • MHN 
  •   Keep  in mind that most insurances have "out of network" benefits and you should always check to see what this covers if your insurance is not listed above.  It is important that everyone call the customer service number on the back of your insurance card or go on-line to check your benefits.
  • In the event individuals or families do not have benefits a sliding scale fee is another option.

Chris Dumas, LMFT, is a highly skilled and experienced clinician.  He has worked in the mental health field for almost 20 years and licensed in Connecticut as a Marriage and Family Therapist since 2000.  Chris has worked across all levels-of-care – inpatient, outpatient, partial hospital, emergency room, mobile crisis, and with ACT teams in the community.  This experience with all ages and different walks-of-life enables him to comfortably "join" with people and precisely assess and treat mental health and behavioral issues.  

Chris specializes in adult and adolescent individual and family counseling and has worked in Manchester, CT for years. 

Chris uses a family systems  approach in treating child behavioral issues and other high-conflict family patterns that mobilize families to seek treatment.   

Chris has extensive training inDialectical Behavioral Therapy, or DBT, a highly effective treatment model used by quality programs around the world.

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