Bianca Barber
MSEd, CAS, NCC Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
Finding the perfect therapist, much like finding the perfect pair of jeans, can be both an exciting and daunting task. Finding the right fit is crucial to building a strong and successful working relationship. As a mental health counselor and nationally certified counselor, it is my goal to help establish a warm and emphatic environment that fits you and/or your partner/family to explore your concerns and work to accomplish your goals. I work with a variety of clients, although I specialize in LGBTQ+ informed treatment, issues impacting adults from 18-65+, couples counseling & other marital, sexual and intimacy-based concerns.
(585) 332-5467
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Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
Finding the perfect therapist, much like finding the perfect pair of jeans, can be both an exciting and daunting task. Finding the right fit is crucial to building a strong and successful working relationship. As a mental health counselor and nationally certified counselor, it is my goal to help establish a warm and emphatic environment that fits you and/or your partner/family to explore your concerns and work to accomplish your goals. I work with a variety of clients, although I specialize in LGBTQ+ informed treatment, issues impacting adults from 18-65+, couples counseling & other marital, sexual and intimacy-based concerns.
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Elizabeth Zinn
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R Verified
Rochester, NY 14621
I have helped individuals address concerns including but not limited to: situational stress, adjustment to life changes, depression, anxiety, abuse (emotional, physical, sexual), trauma, relationship difficulties, family concerns, marital/partner conflicts, parenting and life skills.
Sometimes life's challenges become unmanageable and we need someone to help us navigate until we can once again find our way. Whether you are having difficulty in relationships, adjusting to life changes, struggling with depression or anxious feeling, or can't take care of life's daily activities the way you'd like to, therapy can help. I hope to create a comfortable, safe and confidential environment where you feel understood and accepted. I will help you explore your life stressors and create an environment to help you look at your concerns from an unbiased perspective, helping you to find your unique path.
(585) 805-5017
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Rochester, NY 14621
I have helped individuals address concerns including but not limited to: situational stress, adjustment to life changes, depression, anxiety, abuse (emotional, physical, sexual), trauma, relationship difficulties, family concerns, marital/partner conflicts, parenting and life skills.
Sometimes life's challenges become unmanageable and we need someone to help us navigate until we can once again find our way. Whether you are having difficulty in relationships, adjusting to life changes, struggling with depression or anxious feeling, or can't take care of life's daily activities the way you'd like to, therapy can help. I hope to create a comfortable, safe and confidential environment where you feel understood and accepted. I will help you explore your life stressors and create an environment to help you look at your concerns from an unbiased perspective, helping you to find your unique path.
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Shannon Smith
MS, MFT-LP Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
As a Psychotherapist trained in Marriage and Family Therapy, I help individuals, couples, and families understand their experiences within the context of their relationships, culture, and societal influences.
***Limited daytime availability for new clients (12/2021)*** Welcome! At times when life presents challenges – relationship concerns, illness, anxiety, depression, grief, life transitions, and other stressors – therapy can offer you support. You are the expert in your life, and I will collaborate with you to help you identify what you want to change and gain insights about how to make progress toward your goals.
(585) 449-6894
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Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
As a Psychotherapist trained in Marriage and Family Therapy, I help individuals, couples, and families understand their experiences within the context of their relationships, culture, and societal influences.
***Limited daytime availability for new clients (12/2021)*** Welcome! At times when life presents challenges – relationship concerns, illness, anxiety, depression, grief, life transitions, and other stressors – therapy can offer you support. You are the expert in your life, and I will collaborate with you to help you identify what you want to change and gain insights about how to make progress toward your goals.
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Grace Harlow Klein
PhD, RN, FAAN Verified
Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
Finding and growing in a long and happy marriage has enriched my life and my therapy with clients.
If you are having anxiety and depression, if you have experienced trauma, I can help you sort out the things that are missing to gain or restore meaning, energy and joy to your life and relationships. I believe in the potential for growth, that our lives can be better, that change is possible, that relationships can be deeply satisfying. If you are having difficulty in your life, relationships or work, you will find me a respectful, empathic listener. Connecting with your feelings, finding your voice and making the life and relationships you want are outcomes my individual and couple clients find in therapy with me.
(585) 571-8189
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Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
Finding and growing in a long and happy marriage has enriched my life and my therapy with clients.
If you are having anxiety and depression, if you have experienced trauma, I can help you sort out the things that are missing to gain or restore meaning, energy and joy to your life and relationships. I believe in the potential for growth, that our lives can be better, that change is possible, that relationships can be deeply satisfying. If you are having difficulty in your life, relationships or work, you will find me a respectful, empathic listener. Connecting with your feelings, finding your voice and making the life and relationships you want are outcomes my individual and couple clients find in therapy with me.
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Allison Phillips
MS, MFT-LP Verified
Rochester, NY 14620
Offers online therapy
Healing and growth happen when you feel safe and supported. In our therapeutic space, you can expect to feel heard, respected, and understood. I will partner with you and draw upon your strengths in a warm, nonjudgmental, and curious way to achieve lasting, meaningful change. Being trained in Marriage and Family Therapy helps me appreciate that relationships matter and impact your well-being. I will use the context of your family and other important relational systems such as school, work, and your community to get to know you better and help you reach your goals.
(585) 728-1748
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Rochester, NY 14620
Offers online therapy
Healing and growth happen when you feel safe and supported. In our therapeutic space, you can expect to feel heard, respected, and understood. I will partner with you and draw upon your strengths in a warm, nonjudgmental, and curious way to achieve lasting, meaningful change. Being trained in Marriage and Family Therapy helps me appreciate that relationships matter and impact your well-being. I will use the context of your family and other important relational systems such as school, work, and your community to get to know you better and help you reach your goals.
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LaVern Cole-Ristuccia
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Rochester, NY 14625
I am Dr. LaVern Cole-Ristuccia. I received my doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Nova-Southeastern University (NSU). I am a NY State Licensed Psychologist and have been in the field for over 20 years. I completed my internship at the University of Rochester Department of Psychiatry in 1990. I specialize in working with Adolescents, Adults, Couples & Families. I am experienced in treating depression, anxiety, marital/relationship issues, divorce, sexual dysfunction, anger management & parenting strategies. I do a great deal of work with blended families. Therapy is goal oriented/insight oriented, utilizing a cognitive-behavioral approach with a psycho-educational emphasis.
(585) 294-2324
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Rochester, NY 14625
I am Dr. LaVern Cole-Ristuccia. I received my doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Nova-Southeastern University (NSU). I am a NY State Licensed Psychologist and have been in the field for over 20 years. I completed my internship at the University of Rochester Department of Psychiatry in 1990. I specialize in working with Adolescents, Adults, Couples & Families. I am experienced in treating depression, anxiety, marital/relationship issues, divorce, sexual dysfunction, anger management & parenting strategies. I do a great deal of work with blended families. Therapy is goal oriented/insight oriented, utilizing a cognitive-behavioral approach with a psycho-educational emphasis.
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Isaac Jacobs
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
Much of my work has been with children and families who have experienced a variety of challenges: marital/relationship distress, family challenges, parenting challenges, co-parenting, blended families, LGBT-related challenges, life transitions, mental health, and children with special needs.
I have been working with individuals and families across Monroe County since 2011. I recognize the complexities that life can bring, the various challenges that can lead to feeling stuck, and how some challenges can become traumatic and lead to negative impacts on daily functioning. My goal is to create a safe and supportive space where you can feel free to explore these challenges without fear of judgement so that you can regain focus and find healing.
(585) 672-6678
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Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
Much of my work has been with children and families who have experienced a variety of challenges: marital/relationship distress, family challenges, parenting challenges, co-parenting, blended families, LGBT-related challenges, life transitions, mental health, and children with special needs.
I have been working with individuals and families across Monroe County since 2011. I recognize the complexities that life can bring, the various challenges that can lead to feeling stuck, and how some challenges can become traumatic and lead to negative impacts on daily functioning. My goal is to create a safe and supportive space where you can feel free to explore these challenges without fear of judgement so that you can regain focus and find healing.
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Meghan Crough
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Rochester, NY 14607
Talking with Meghan helped me balance my personal life, my new marriage and my work life.
Life should be Better than it often is. You know that your life isn't quite where you want it to be. I am committed to helping you achieve high quality answers to your deepest questions. I work with individuals, couples and families to get what you truly want. My therapy is engaging, useful and a powerful support for positive change in your life. Some Testimonials: Just a note to say that you were such a breath of fresh air when I needed it most. I have totally enjoyed talking with you, so affirming and perspective adjusting. Thanks, Meghan! -KW
(585) 228-0386
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Rochester, NY 14607
Talking with Meghan helped me balance my personal life, my new marriage and my work life.
Life should be Better than it often is. You know that your life isn't quite where you want it to be. I am committed to helping you achieve high quality answers to your deepest questions. I work with individuals, couples and families to get what you truly want. My therapy is engaging, useful and a powerful support for positive change in your life. Some Testimonials: Just a note to say that you were such a breath of fresh air when I needed it most. I have totally enjoyed talking with you, so affirming and perspective adjusting. Thanks, Meghan! -KW
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Pam Spallacci
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, MSEd Verified
Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who specializes in the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). I welcome all ages, couples and family systems. I provide psycho-educational therapy for ADHD or psychotherapy for all members with or without a diagnosis. Individuals that are feeling frustrated and stuck in ways difficult to explain, can benefit from an empathic approach that helps to develop successful ways to support those cognitive, emotional and behavioral factors that impact their lives, and that change for a more balanced and manageable life, is possible.
(585) 440-6091
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Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who specializes in the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). I welcome all ages, couples and family systems. I provide psycho-educational therapy for ADHD or psychotherapy for all members with or without a diagnosis. Individuals that are feeling frustrated and stuck in ways difficult to explain, can benefit from an empathic approach that helps to develop successful ways to support those cognitive, emotional and behavioral factors that impact their lives, and that change for a more balanced and manageable life, is possible.
Collins and Collins Counseling - Shameka Collins
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Helping you become unstuck and begin to move forward is my focus! My husband and I also provide premarital, marriage and couples counseling as a husband and wife team.
ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS! Are you feeling deep pain, but there's no one who really understands? Are your emotions so powerful that you are beginning to feel like they're in control? Are you feeling unsure about your purpose and unclear about your identity? Are you feeling stuck and unsure how to become free? I am here for you! I understand that beginning therapy can be anxiety-provoking. My goal is to create a safe place for you to explore your emotions, experience healing and grow in understanding your purpose and identity. You can expect to feel empowered after each session.
(585) 302-2439
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Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Helping you become unstuck and begin to move forward is my focus! My husband and I also provide premarital, marriage and couples counseling as a husband and wife team.
ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS! Are you feeling deep pain, but there's no one who really understands? Are your emotions so powerful that you are beginning to feel like they're in control? Are you feeling unsure about your purpose and unclear about your identity? Are you feeling stuck and unsure how to become free? I am here for you! I understand that beginning therapy can be anxiety-provoking. My goal is to create a safe place for you to explore your emotions, experience healing and grow in understanding your purpose and identity. You can expect to feel empowered after each session.
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Lisa Lynn Crews
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Rochester, NY 14610
Offers online therapy
I am committed to reminding you that you are not broken; you are breaking through! I specialize in marriage and family relationships, women’s issues, children and adolescents, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss.
Do you feel overwhelmed by your thoughts or feelings? Do you suffer from excessive worry, panic attacks or feeling like you’re not enough? Have you had a damaging experience that you are unable to put behind you? You have the ability to take control and create change in your life. I would be honored to help you navigate a new pathway where the clouds can be lifted and the waves will settle; YOU can begin to believe in yourself again.
(585) 312-0091
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Rochester, NY 14610
Offers online therapy
I am committed to reminding you that you are not broken; you are breaking through! I specialize in marriage and family relationships, women’s issues, children and adolescents, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss.
Do you feel overwhelmed by your thoughts or feelings? Do you suffer from excessive worry, panic attacks or feeling like you’re not enough? Have you had a damaging experience that you are unable to put behind you? You have the ability to take control and create change in your life. I would be honored to help you navigate a new pathway where the clouds can be lifted and the waves will settle; YOU can begin to believe in yourself again.
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Chris Pulleyn LMFT
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Although I am licensed as a marriage and family therapist, I have also worked extensively with individuals.
How can you find the therapist that's right for you? You might consider calling a few people to see if you connect well on the phone. I'd be glad to talk with you, even meet briefly in person if that would help you make a decision. In the meantime, here are a few things that you might want to know about me as they have influenced the way I do therapy.
(585) 687-6023
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Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Although I am licensed as a marriage and family therapist, I have also worked extensively with individuals.
How can you find the therapist that's right for you? You might consider calling a few people to see if you connect well on the phone. I'd be glad to talk with you, even meet briefly in person if that would help you make a decision. In the meantime, here are a few things that you might want to know about me as they have influenced the way I do therapy.
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Katie Glenwright Fornof
Marriage & Family Therapist, LCSW, LMFT Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Thoughts shared from my clients: "Therapy with you marked a distinct turning point in our marriage.
Whatever you're carrying, I want to hear about it. In my therapy room, you're allowed to take up space. I have proudly partnered with people from many different statuses and groups, and I derive great pleasure from working with people who are both alike and different from myself.
(585) 687-4182
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Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Thoughts shared from my clients: "Therapy with you marked a distinct turning point in our marriage.
Whatever you're carrying, I want to hear about it. In my therapy room, you're allowed to take up space. I have proudly partnered with people from many different statuses and groups, and I derive great pleasure from working with people who are both alike and different from myself.
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Lena Kieliszak
Counselor, MS, LMHC, NCC Verified
Rochester, NY 14617
Not accepting new clients
Do you worry or are concerned about your relationships, marriage, family, job, health or life direction and especially confidentiality?..many people do. But, if you believe this is causing you problems and want a fresh perspective and more support, I invite you to experience benefits of counseling. Welcome to my practice where together we will identify your goals and work towards solutions. I am a licensed mental health counselor and provide a soothing, comforting space where your privacy, concerns and needs are the top priority. Relief and renewed energy are most assuredly within your reach.
(585) 805-5719
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Rochester, NY 14617
Not accepting new clients
Do you worry or are concerned about your relationships, marriage, family, job, health or life direction and especially confidentiality?..many people do. But, if you believe this is causing you problems and want a fresh perspective and more support, I invite you to experience benefits of counseling. Welcome to my practice where together we will identify your goals and work towards solutions. I am a licensed mental health counselor and provide a soothing, comforting space where your privacy, concerns and needs are the top priority. Relief and renewed energy are most assuredly within your reach.
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Cheryl A. Bianchi
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R, ACSW, EAS-C Verified
Rochester, NY 14610
Offers online therapy
Specific areas of interest: couples/marital and family therapy, trauma, abuse, depression, anxiety, grief/loss, self-esteem, ADD/ADHD, Addictions, gay/lesbian, transgender, first responders, caregivers or helping professionals, anger management, Domestic Violence and career and life coaching.
I have been helping individuals, couples and families for over 30 years. Clients & colleagues describe me as experienced, effective, direct, honest, kind, compassionate, genuine & caring. Strengths are my empathy & ability to connect with others in a therapeutic way as to help facilitate growth, change and movement in their lives & acceptance of self. I use an eclectic approach: cognitive-behavioral, experiential, relational, solution-focused, supportive, trauma informed, and insight-oriented psychotherapy. Expertise working with couples, families & adolescents. An Addiction Specialist and an OASAS-DMV Provider for drug & alcohol evaluations, assessment and treatment. I am also certified by EAPA as a Employee Assistance Specialist-Clinical(EAS-C).
(585) 492-6195
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Rochester, NY 14610
Offers online therapy
Specific areas of interest: couples/marital and family therapy, trauma, abuse, depression, anxiety, grief/loss, self-esteem, ADD/ADHD, Addictions, gay/lesbian, transgender, first responders, caregivers or helping professionals, anger management, Domestic Violence and career and life coaching.
I have been helping individuals, couples and families for over 30 years. Clients & colleagues describe me as experienced, effective, direct, honest, kind, compassionate, genuine & caring. Strengths are my empathy & ability to connect with others in a therapeutic way as to help facilitate growth, change and movement in their lives & acceptance of self. I use an eclectic approach: cognitive-behavioral, experiential, relational, solution-focused, supportive, trauma informed, and insight-oriented psychotherapy. Expertise working with couples, families & adolescents. An Addiction Specialist and an OASAS-DMV Provider for drug & alcohol evaluations, assessment and treatment. I am also certified by EAPA as a Employee Assistance Specialist-Clinical(EAS-C).
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Collins and Collins Counseling- Isaac Collins
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
My wife and I also provide pre-marital, marital, and couples counseling as a husband and wife team.
Are you struggling with understanding your emotions? Do you have a hard time identifying your source of trauma? I am here to help, encourage, and empower you on this journey. I have over 15 years of experience working with boys, adolescents and men from all different backgrounds and cultures. I utilize the cognitive behavioral psychotherapy approach, which places a high value on helping clients understand their thoughts and feelings that influence their behaviors.
(585) 252-5302
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Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
My wife and I also provide pre-marital, marital, and couples counseling as a husband and wife team.
Are you struggling with understanding your emotions? Do you have a hard time identifying your source of trauma? I am here to help, encourage, and empower you on this journey. I have over 15 years of experience working with boys, adolescents and men from all different backgrounds and cultures. I utilize the cognitive behavioral psychotherapy approach, which places a high value on helping clients understand their thoughts and feelings that influence their behaviors.
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Despina Mitchell
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Rochester, NY 14625
Offers online therapy
Engaging in therapy is a vulnerable and sometimes scary process. I specialize in working with couples either in a committed relationship or marriage. Working on relationships I often find the thing that brings couples together initially, gets lost after the "honeymoon" period is over. It is easy to get complacent with all of life's stressors. Being a strength-based therapist, I believe that anything is possible if both people are willing to work. And to be honest, therapy is work! I view my clients as the experts in their life and work together with them to create positive change.
(585) 612-4509
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Rochester, NY 14625
Offers online therapy
Engaging in therapy is a vulnerable and sometimes scary process. I specialize in working with couples either in a committed relationship or marriage. Working on relationships I often find the thing that brings couples together initially, gets lost after the "honeymoon" period is over. It is easy to get complacent with all of life's stressors. Being a strength-based therapist, I believe that anything is possible if both people are willing to work. And to be honest, therapy is work! I view my clients as the experts in their life and work together with them to create positive change.
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Patrick Cayouette
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, CSAT Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Not accepting new clients
I've worked in the mental health field since 2000 with various populations (individuals, couples and families), however, my specialties include men's studies, pornography/sexual addiction, relationship health for married couples & EMDR. I especially find men experience challenges in life and lack the means or opportunities to be supported, validated heard. I strive to be practical and direct, yet effective in fostering change. Whether guiding couples in marriage prep or in marital strain, I develop understanding of relationships, creating an open, honest and safe communication style which fosters intimacy through challenges.
(585) 471-6453
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Rochester, NY 14618
Not accepting new clients
I've worked in the mental health field since 2000 with various populations (individuals, couples and families), however, my specialties include men's studies, pornography/sexual addiction, relationship health for married couples & EMDR. I especially find men experience challenges in life and lack the means or opportunities to be supported, validated heard. I strive to be practical and direct, yet effective in fostering change. Whether guiding couples in marriage prep or in marital strain, I develop understanding of relationships, creating an open, honest and safe communication style which fosters intimacy through challenges.
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Jay W Pruiett
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-R Verified
Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Thank you for visiting my site and for your interest in professional counseling. If you are ready to feel better, please call me for a free telephone consultation and to talk about how therapy can help. If you want to strengthen your marriage, repair a damaged relationship, manage anxiety and depression more effectively, or change bad habits, and if you are motivated to change your life, then you are looking in the right place. After nearly 30 years of practice, I know that psychotherapy works and I encourage you to explore how therapy might work for you.
(585) 563-1020
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Rochester, NY 14618
Offers online therapy
Thank you for visiting my site and for your interest in professional counseling. If you are ready to feel better, please call me for a free telephone consultation and to talk about how therapy can help. If you want to strengthen your marriage, repair a damaged relationship, manage anxiety and depression more effectively, or change bad habits, and if you are motivated to change your life, then you are looking in the right place. After nearly 30 years of practice, I know that psychotherapy works and I encourage you to explore how therapy might work for you.
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Rachel Pancake
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
I am constantly inspired by the knowledge and depth people can reach when they are eager to explore themselves. I am always honored to help clients consider both their light and dark sides on their adventure into growth. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist practicing via telemedicine. I earned my Masters with an emphasis in sexuality and relationships from California State University, Northridge. I have specialized in treating Eating Disorders through my rewarding work with Monte Nido. My international work helping communities in conflict and poverty led to an invaluable empathy and understanding for cultural diversity.
(805) 549-4229
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Rochester, NY 14607
Offers online therapy
I am constantly inspired by the knowledge and depth people can reach when they are eager to explore themselves. I am always honored to help clients consider both their light and dark sides on their adventure into growth. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist practicing via telemedicine. I earned my Masters with an emphasis in sexuality and relationships from California State University, Northridge. I have specialized in treating Eating Disorders through my rewarding work with Monte Nido. My international work helping communities in conflict and poverty led to an invaluable empathy and understanding for cultural diversity.

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