A First Step Towards Change


New Beginnings Counseling P.C.


A First Step Towards Change

New Beginnings Counseling Service promises to provide treatment for clients seeking the first step toward change. NBCS is a collaborative designed to provide individualized service. As a collaborative NBCS will locate an appropriate therapist from their team to provide individualized treatment based on specialization, location, and insurance coverage. 

NBCS has been developed for the purpose of treatment, education, support, resources, and personal development. As you consider psychotherapy as a form of treatment it is important to recognize your life goals as they relate to your work, relationships, and daily living. Psychotherapy can help you make choices that will affect your future goals and self-development. NBCS will help you invest in yourself, which will compensate for your investment in time and money. Psychotherapy has positive effects that last a lifetime.

If you are struggling, if you are unhappy, if your relationships are not successful, it is our hope to give you the resources and skills to support you in making changes.

  • Improve communication skills

  • Improve quality of relationships

  • Learn coping skills

  • Problem solve

  • Self exploration

  • Self improvement

  • Improve quality of life

  • Comprehend your own behavior and how it impacts you and others

  • And much much more...


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Debra Fox Gansenberg, MSW, LICSW is the founder and owner of New Beginnings Counseling Service P.C. located around the North Shore of Boston. She has a 25-year history working in the mental health field as a skilled clinical psychotherapist and business owner specializing in individuals, couples, group, and family therapy. Debra has also been the Director of School Services for NBCS for 20+ years and she has customized and implemented school-based counseling services for several schools, Pre-K through 12th grade. Her cases includes a wide variety of patients working to improve their communication skills, learning coping skills, problem solving, and improving the quality of their relationships, as well as traveling through self-exploration. Debra has an eclectic approach to treating a wide variety of issues that range from depression and anxiety to self management and self concept, as well as various mental health diagnosis. Her experience includes: clinical therapy, psycho education, public speaking, creating curriculum, business management/business operations, and clinical supervision. She received her counseling degree from Simmons College School of Social Work. She lives north of Boston with her husband and three sons.

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NBCS collaborative has been developed for the purpose of treatment, education, support, resources, and personal development. Our commitment is to the client with a quick and effective response to meet their needs. We offer a wide array of services to give you the resources and skills to drive your steps towards change.