I work with people in all stages of life, including children, adolescents and adults who want to improve their mental wellness and increase their understanding of coping skills to assist in managing their mental illness.
If you are struggling with day to day stress, need help sorting your thoughts, need help formulating goals or learning better coping skills or even if you have been struggling with chronic mental health issues, we are here to help you meet your individual goals. We work with clients to develop an individualized treatment plan to ensure that individual needs are being met. We utilize a variety of therapeutic techniques with a client centered strengths-based approach. We offer services to people ranging in age from adolescents to adults, and we also offer family and couples counseling.
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with 20-plus years experience in the human services field and I have served individuals and families in a variety of capacities. I have experience working with individuals of all ages, including teenagers, college students, and adults. My primary areas of focus have been treating depression, anxiety, relationship/peer issues, grief issues, and family issues. I believe that mental health is a key component of our overall wellness and that the time is now to address the stressors and thoughts that prevent us from meeting our full human potential.
I have been practicing for 20+ years with a focus on family relationship issues. I am a support to individuals who are looking to understand themselves better in an effort to be better in their relationships. I work with individuals, families and couples who feel stuck in patterns they recognize but feel powerless to change. Helping children and adolescents deal with the transitions they face related to school, friendships and social pressure while they are dealing with tremendous physical and emotional changes is an on going treatment focus in my practice.
I earned my Master's in Counseling from Biblical Theological Seminary in 2008. I help clients with relationship challenges, young adult related challenges, parenting, depression, anxiety, grief and loss, divorce recovery, domestic violence, trauma, and ADHD. I also specialize in issues related to parenting a child with special needs. When the client desires Christian based counseling, I offer counseling from a Biblical world view . With compassion and practicality, I labor to strengthen both the individual and relationships, and to help clients reach their goals.
Dave is an Associate Counselor working at Philadelphia DBT Associates. He began his career counseling at-risk youth in Camden, NJ, where he helped adolescents build personal mastery and job-related skills to succeed later in life. He has also worked with survivors of sexual violence and other trauma, special needs students in the university setting, and addiction. He is experienced in helping people recover from adverse life experiences and building a life worth living.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSS, LCSW, LCADC, CGP, NCPsyA
Here are two things I think are important about therapy: 1) People can find relief for symptoms like worry,loneliness, sadness, hopelessness, and craving; and 2) People can build psychological strength. Psychological strength allows people to have more fulfilling relationships, use their capacities more effectively, and bring more flexibility and creativity to problems in living.
My Areas of Expertise: Individual Therapy: Sexual orientation/identity issues, depression or anxiety issues, sexual abuse survivorship. Family therapy: Parenting strategies, conflict resolution, depression or suicide prevention, Step-family parenting and shared custody issues. Couples counseling-sex therapy, recovery from affairs, or pre-marital counseling (LGBT inclusive). Now Accepting Medicare Part B.
I am a marriage and family therapist (MFT) who has spent the past year helping individuals, couples, and families navigate the challenges of their relational lives. I provide a creative and collaborative therapeutic experience that is uniquely tailored to each client. I strive to foster safety and connection by constructing an atmosphere composed of curiosity and compassion. I believe that anchoring in nervous system regulation and instilling self-compassion are paramount for each individual to remain connected to themselves, others, and their surrounding environment.
**OFFERING TELEHEALTH SERVICES. CALL ME TO DISCUSS HOW YOU CAN STILL ENGAGE IN THERAPY REMOTELY**.. “When daily tasks begin to feel overwhelming, part of the stress may be seeking support. If you have decided to take a step toward change and emotional well-being, you have developed a strength and I am here to help you on your journey.. “
For almost 20 years, I have been providing therapeutic services to children, adolescents, individuals, couples, parents, as well as, biological, adoptive, and kinship families. My experience comes from my work at Bancroft School with autistic and deaf children; Robins' Nest Inc. working with DYFS' foster and adopted children & families, at risk families, and mentally ill children; Mother/Child Residential Center as a counselor to the women in the center; as an outpatient counselor and parental group facilitator at Danellie Counseling Center; at The Postpartum Stress & Family Wellness Center as a child/adolescent and perinatal mood specialist; and in private practice.
Whether you are struggling with anxiety, depression, addiction, grief, relationship/marital/familial discord, life transitions, difficulty setting boundaries, managing work/life stress, or just feel you would benefit from additional support, my services would be a great fit. I also assist those with loved ones who are in the throes of addiction or other mental health issue. I believe in working collaboratively with an individual & developing an individualized, comprehensive and holistic treatment plan to promote positive change & skill building in order to improve overall mental functioning and wellness.
It can be so difficult sometimes to make lasting change in our relationships. If you feel like you have tried everything possible to fix things or make things work with little or no success, don't give up just yet. I'm all About Relationships! I can help you seek new perspective, build new communication skills, and enhance the mutual respect in your relationships. Let me help you bring about lasting change in your relationships whether they be family, friends, and/ or partners. I've treated behavioral challenges, infidelity, commitment challenges, parenting challenges, and more. Talk to you soon!
I offer a warm and open therapeutic experience working with individuals, couples and adult family members who struggle with their relationships, as well as relationships with themselves. Life is not a straight line, and sometimes life transitions are difficult to navigate. Through therapy, my work with my clients will allow them to find the right path for their own lives. Whether you and your partner are having difficulty navigating your relationship, or you are an individual who feels at a crossroads, my hope is through our work together, you will gain new perspecitive
What if things could be different? Whether it is your situation, your feelings, your emotions, your relationship or even your career. Change does not have to feel like a fantasy. Change can happen. I believe you have the ability to not only cope with any situation life throws at you, but together, we can work toward improving your situation to produce a more thriving, meaningful and happy life.
You find yourself up again, with those familiar racing thoughts that you just can't shake, never feeling good enough. You're upset that you yelled at your child again. You dream of a life that will be full of peace and happiness, but you find yourself doubting your own worth. Somehow you always end up feeling like you don't measure up. You're tired of misusing food or alcohol to cope.
I am a licensed professional counselor that has been working in behavioral health for over 20 years. I am a lifelong resident of South Jersey and obtained my Bachelors and Masters degrees from La Salle University in Philadelphia.
I am passionate about helping children and adults of all ages to find happiness and peace in their lives. I use a highly collaborative approach in which clients are actively involved in therapy. Throughout my almost 20 years of clinical practice I have experience with a broad range of concerns including autism, parenting, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, chronic pain, and general life stress. Searching for help is the first step in finding the best version of you and it is my honor to assist you in that process.
Licensed Professional Counselor, EdS, MAEd, ACS, LPC, CBC
You feel lazy and unmotivated. You have the time to get things done, know what you need to do, but don’t seem to have the energy or motivation to take action. Your family and friends keep telling you that you have potential, should do more, and get yourself together. You know they're right, but you just don’t feel like it. You can see what they see in you, but for some reason, your body isn’t working with your mind to take action. You’re tired of just sitting around not living the life that you know you can have. You want more for yourself and know you can get it. You just need the skills to help you.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Wenonah are psychologists, licensed counselors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualized treatment.
Services offered, education and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Wenonah then may specialize in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counseling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
How to find a specialist?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Wenonah, or Child Psychologists in Wenonah.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Wenonah psychologists specializing in EMDR.
What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Wenonah specialize in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or therapist who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
How to use my insurance?
Many therapists accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the therapist.