Paul H Kelner

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, CSAT, CAMS-II

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Paul H Kelner

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, CSAT, CAMS-II

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

Certified Sex Addiction Therapist
4701 Sangamore Road
Ste 100N PMB 1017
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 825-8844
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon I am providing counseling using secure, HIPAA-compliant videoconferencing. Please contact me for further information.
Paul H Kelner currently has a waitlist for new clients.

About

Are you preoccupied with sexual thoughts? Do you spend too much time on porn websites or chatrooms? Are you engaging in high-risk sex? Are you putting your loved ones at risk? Are you ready to stop the craziness? If you've answered "yes" to any of these questions, read on. I am specially trained to help you get into recovery from compulsive and out-of-control sexual behaviors, including compulsive porn watching, chronic masturbation, risky sex, intimacy issues and multiple affairs. I am a Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist and a Certified Anger Management Specialist.
For more information, check out my website: www.rightstartrecovery.com.
I provide individual and group therapy. Day and evening appointments are available. I also provide couple therapy and referrals to other supportive programs and services as needed. I also can help spouses and partners deal with their anger, trust and relationship issues.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $240
Pay By: American Express, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Although I don't accept insurance, I will provide a monthly statement you may submit to your insurance carrier.
Email me or call (301) 825-8844 with questions.

Qualifications

  • License: Maryland / 09795
  • School: University of Maryland School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1979

Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: 0904012094 Virginia
  • Certificate: National Anger Management Association / Cert. Anger Mgmt. Specialist
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Endorsements

Psychologist, PsyD

Paul H Kelner's Groups

Group Therapy for Sex & Porn Addicts

Sex, pornography and cybersex addicts find group support essential to their recovery. By participating in this group, you will receive the support, understanding and guidance you need to gain control over your sexual behavior, improve your relationships and become more productive. This group meets Thursdays from 7:00 to 9:00 pm EDT. via videoconference. This is not a drop-in group. Please call for more information.

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Location

Certified Sex Addiction Therapist
4701 Sangamore Road
Ste 100N PMB 1017
Bethesda, MD 20816
(301) 825-8844
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Internet Addiction
Issues
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Drug Abuse
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Men's Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Psychodynamic
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

My Website

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 3 Jan 2022
Photo of Paul H Kelner, LCSW-C, CSAT, CAMS-II, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Bethesda
Paul H Kelner

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, CSAT, CAMS-II