Ettie Wachs

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, M.S.W, LCSW

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Ettie Wachs, M.S.W, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Philadelphia
(267) 214-2622

Ettie Wachs

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, M.S.W, LCSW


Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111
(267) 214-2622

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People are overwhelmed by life's barrage of challenges and often feel lonely, hopeless, and anxious Others are burdened with work and finances or are in a miserable marriage or relationship and want to feel in love again. Others are in conflict with their parents or in-laws or their teenage children and need strategies to cope and improve their situation. I have had vast experience & success in helping people work out these issues with very positive outcomes.

I have had 35 years of experience working with; Individuals saddled with anxiety and hopelessness; individuals overwhelmed with their relationships, marriage, finances, children, etc., couples in conflict who yearn for a more loving and happy relationship; and conflict between parents & children. I have had extensive training in many modalities of therapy.

As a happily married woman for almost 40 years and as a mother of many children, I believe that I can offer strategies and tools to help improve your situation. I offer a deeply empathic and caring approach to all of my clients. I am open and real, and have had vast experience professionally and personally to make a difference in my client's lives.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 38 Years
  • School: Wurzweiller School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1979
  • License and State: CW013129 Pennsylvania

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $90 - $135
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic
  • Certificate Date: 1988
  • Certificate: Family and Play Therapy Center
  • Certificate Date: 2004

Location

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19111
(267) 214-2622

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Child or Adolescent
Issues
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Spirituality,
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

I also speak: Hebrew
Faith: Jewish
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Sandplay
  • Structural Family Therapy

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This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 19 Apr 2019
Ettie Wachs, M.S.W, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Philadelphia

Ettie Wachs

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, M.S.W, LCSW