Integrated Behavioral Health

updated 9/21/18

      In December of 2013, Framingham Pediatrics began a partnership with Psychological Care Associates to provide Psychological Services on site, alongside, and in collaboration with the pediatricians and staff who care for your child.  Maxine Kantor joined Framingham Pediatrics in September 2018 and Sarah Horn joined us in November 2017.   Currently, they are in our office to provide consultation, evaluation, education, brief treatment and referral guidance for children and families, together and in coordination with the Framingham Pediatrics staff you have always known.


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Please see Questions for the PCA Psychologist for some commonly asked questions that our psychologists receive.



Maxine K. Kantor, Psy.D.

Maxine K. Kantor, Psy.D. received her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from William James College in 2016.  She completed her Internship Training at The Dr. Leon O. Brenner Center for Psychological Assessment & Consultation which provides comprehensive psychological assessment to address problems of learning and adjustment for children, adolescents and adults.  Dr. Kantor completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital in Child and Pediatric Psychology with the Developmental Medicine Center, where she was also a Fellow in Leadership Education in Neurodevelopment and Related Disorders and earlier served as a Clinical Assistant in the Children’s Hospital Neighborhood Partnerships.  Additional training experiences were at the Freedman Center for Child and Family Development at William James College, the Adolescent Acute Residential Treatment Program and the Arlington School, a therapeutic day school, both at McLean Hospital, Belmont.  Dr. Kantor provides evaluation and treatment for children, adolescents and families at PCA’s Framingham office.  She also provides evaluation, consultation, treatment and guidance for children and families as part of the Framingham Pediatrics primary care team in its partnership with PCA to integrate Behavioral Health Care into routine Pediatric Care

Dr. Kantor will see patients on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays:
She will do a call-in time on those days from 8:30-9:00 am


Sarah Horrn, LICSW

Sarah A. Horn, LICSW earned her Master of Social Work degree from the Smith College School for Social Work in Northampton, MA in 2012.  She trained at the Faulkner Hospital in Boston, the Belmont, MA Public Schools, and South Shore Mental Health’s Bayview Associates in Quincy.  Following her last training in Quincy, she joined the professional staff providing evaluation and therapy services in the outpatient setting as well as consultation to in-home family & behavioral therapists.  Sarah has served as a Staff Social Worker in the Quincy Public Schools and prior to joining PCA, at the Child Development Unit of Leonard Morse Hospital at Metro West Medical Center.
She joins PCA’s Framingham Office where she provides evaluation and treatment for children, adolescents, families and adults.   Ms. Horn provides evaluation, consultation, treatment and guidance for children and families as part of the Framingham Pediatrics/PCA Integrated Behavioral Health program.
Ms. Horn will see patients on Mondays and Wednesdays:
She will do a call-in time on those days from 8:30-9:00 am

Appointments can be scheduled by calling our regular office number: (508) 879-5764.  If you have an upcoming appointment, please download the attached forms, fill them out and bring them with you.

Please note:  Visits with a psychologist will be billed through PCA to your mental health insurer, and are subject to co-payments due at the time of the visit. If you would prefer that PCA not disclose information with your insurer, a private pay option is also available.