Brighter Life Therapy, PLLC

Clinical Psychologists and Mental Health Therapists located in Cambridge, MA serving greater Boston, MA area.

Now serving all residents
within the state of MA, using 100% virtual visits to continue to keep
everyone safe.

We now offer sessions in Spanish



Brighter Life Therapy, PLLC

Brighter Life Therapy, PLLC, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, provides a welcoming and nonjudgmental space for patients to receive integrative psychological treatment. Led by Michael Koren, PsyD, a licensed clinical psychologist, Brighter Life Therapy, PLLC, serves both adults and adolescents (age 12+) from all walks of life, including students, professionals, and military personnel, including veterans.

The team at Brighter Life Therapy, PLLC, provides a holistic approach to mental health, combining evidence-based therapeutic approaches like cognitive-behavioral therapy and eye movement desensitization and reprogramming (EMDR), with mindfulness and lifestyle changes. They help patients learn to cope with trauma, depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, and anger with individual psychotherapy and group therapy.

Mental health issues like trauma, anxiety, and depression, often manifest as physical symptoms. The team at Brighter Life Therapy, PLLC, helps patients improve their emotional, mental, and physical health with personalized psychological care. They work with patients to create a trusted therapeutic relationship where no issue is too big or too small to explore.

Brighter Life Therapy, PLLC, accepts Aetna, Blue Cross, and Blue Shield health plans. In addition to in-person individual and group therapy options, existing patients can opt for secure video conferencing sessions. They also offer a discount to military service members, including active duty and veterans.

When Dr. Koren became a clinician, it was his goal to provide individuals with the necessary skills to help them tackle any challenge that life may send their way. His practice motto is that counseling should be compassionate, comprehensive, and convenient. That’s one reason why he makes it easy to schedule your appointment. Patients can call, email him, or simply complete the online request form to get started.

Courtney Harrison, Virtual Assistant

Courtney has been working with Brighter Life Therapy since the start of 2020 and is happy to help with scheduling, checking insurance benefits, answering questions over the phone/via email, and generally providing the smoothest possible experience for those interested in becoming a client.


We accept Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and Aetna Insurance Plans.

Credit card and electronic payment options are also available!



Military service members (Active duty and Veterans) Discount:

Special discount offered as a thank you for the sacrifices you have made. If interested, please inquire with me directly.


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Monday           9am - 8pm
Tuesday           9am - 8pm
Wednesday     9am - 6pm
Thursday         9am - 8pm
Friday               9am - 8pm
Saturday            CLOSED
Sunday               CLOSED





263 Concord Avenue
2nd Floor
Cambridge, MA 02138