Christopher Deussing

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, C-DBT

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Christopher Deussing

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, C-DBT


Location

Offers online therapy

10000 Lincoln Drive East
Suite 201
Marlton, NJ 08053
(215) 478-6815
Other Location +

Additional Location

Philadelphia DBT Therapy & Wellness LLC
1515 Market Street
Suite 1200
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 478-6815
Website
Announcement icon My practice is telehealth through Spring 2022. I am accepting clients in Pennsylvania, Colorado, New Jersey, Delaware, Florida & Hawaii.
For 20+ years, Chris has helped many people cope with a wide variety of psychological presentations including mood difficulties, psychosis, trauma, grief/loss, relationship challenges, addiction and personality disorders. He is a "technical integrationist" fluent in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Contemporary Psychoanalysis. Chris is a creative clinician utilizing a humanistic, action-oriented and client-centered approach compassionately infused with lovingkindness. In addition to Pennsylvania and New Jersey, he is licensed to practice in Delaware (LCSW #Q1-0011978), Colorado (CSW #09927866), Florida (SW #19264) and Hawaii.
Chris is an expert group facilitator and his practice offers customized case management to increase treatment efficacy with complex cases. He was intensively trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy as part of Belmont Center's DBT Team from 2010-2013. He is a founding partner of and now directs Philadelphia DBT Therapy & Wellness LLC.
Chris is a proud member of Burning Man's Crisis Intervention Team, is completing his certification in Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies at the California Institute for Integral Studies and is a field instructor for Thomas Jefferson University's graduate school of psychology. He is available for independent consultation, training and supervision services.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $300+
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa, Wire
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Pennsylvania / CW015799
  • School: University of Pennsylvania
  • Year Graduated: 2001

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 44SC06018700 New Jersey
  • License No. and State: Q1-0011978 Delaware

Christopher Deussing's Groups

DBT Skills Group (Pennsylvania)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a powerful therapy for individuals who have trouble regulating emotions & behaviors. These groups help replace problematic thought / behavior patterns with more adaptive ways of coping to create a "life worth living." We focus on 4 skills modules: 1) Mindfulness, 2) Distress Tolerance, 3) Emotion Regulation, & 4) Interpersonal Effectiveness. Our Intermediate & Advanced groups integrate didactic skills training with a psychodynamic group process, helping clients utilize existing skill-based knowledge in current life situations. Our next group launches January 2022.

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DBT Skills Group (New Jersey)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a powerful therapy for individuals who have trouble regulating emotions & behaviors. These groups help replace problematic thought / behavior patterns with more adaptive ways of coping to create a "life worth living." We focus on 4 skills modules: 1) Mindfulness, 2) Distress Tolerance, 3) Emotion Regulation, & 4) Interpersonal Effectiveness. Our Intermediate & Advanced groups integrate didactic skills training with a psychodynamic group process, helping clients utilize existing skill-based knowledge in current life situations. Our next group launches January 2022.

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DBT Skills Group (Delaware)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a powerful therapy for individuals who have trouble regulating emotions & behaviors. These groups help replace problematic thought / behavior patterns with more adaptive ways of coping to create a "life worth living." We focus on 4 skills modules: 1) Mindfulness, 2) Distress Tolerance, 3) Emotion Regulation, & 4) Interpersonal Effectiveness. Our Intermediate & Advanced groups integrate didactic skills training with a psychodynamic group process, helping clients utilize existing skill-based knowledge in current life situations. Our next group launches January 2022.

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Location

Philadelphia DBT Therapy & Wellness LLC
1515 Market Street
Suite 1200
Philadelphia, PA 19102
(215) 478-6815
Offers online therapy
Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

10000 Lincoln Drive East
Suite 201
Marlton, NJ 08053
(215) 478-6815
Specialties
  • Borderline Personality
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Coping Skills
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Existential
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Narrative
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 3 Dec 2021
Christopher Deussing, LCSW, C-DBT, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Philadelphia
Christopher Deussing

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, C-DBT