Russ Harrington, LCSW

Russ Harrington has worked in the field of counseling and psychotherapy since 1970, and has been in private practice since 1994. He has worked at The Institute of Living, at Hartford Hospital, and it Elmcrest, all of which gave him a deep and broad background of experience with the human condition. His institutional experience included work on impatient units and day treatment programs, and provided him with invaluable learning in the areas of addictions and psychology. He has a masters degree in Social Work and in Counseling.

Since being in private practice, he has broadened his training in mindfulness and meditation practices, and in their applicability in the helping of his clients. He has also continued to expand his training in the many other areas such as men's issues, addictions, trauma, depression, anxiety, and life stage issues. 

He works primarily with adults and older adolescents, providing a gentle yet direct style in his work.


Monday through Thursday 8 AM -  6 PM 

Insurance networks:


Anthem/Blue Cross





United Healthcare

Medicaid/ HUSKY


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