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We have three locations in Philadelphia, PA

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1800 JFK Blvd., Suite 1404
Philadelphia, PA 19103

(215-543-6271)

1518 Walnut St., Suite 804
Philadelphia, PA 19102

(215-399-9764)

1015 Chestnut Street Suite 403
Philadelphia, PA 19102

(215) 543-6271

Meet our Providers

Arin Schein
Self Pay Rate: $99

Arin Schein, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Arin Schein believes that therapy is a partnership where the therapist facilitates the change and growth that a client seeks to make. She assists people in developing self-worth and self-awareness. Arin also works with clients to establish boundaries and recognize barriers to success and happiness such as depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, and overall negative patterns of thinking. Once someone learns to love and accept themselves, it becomes easier to have healthy interpersonal relationships.

Arin specializes in cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and helps people recognize emotions and change negative thinking patterns by challenging irrational thoughts. Arin recognizes that each person’s journey and barriers are different and she uses a person-centered, trauma-informed approach to facilitate clients’ personal growth. She meets people where they are and helps them create attainable goals to recognize success and build self-worth.

Arin is truly invested in the happiness and success of each client and will work alongside individuals who are equally invested in confronting their personal barriers to success and happiness. She is genuinely interested in helping clients to recognize and change unhealthy patterns to reach their highest level of self-love and fulfillment.

Education

Masters of Science in School Counseling
Capella University

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Teens and Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma
Asa Slowe
Self Pay Rate: $99

Asa Slowe, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Asa Slowe is a Master's level clinician in the Philadelphia area, in addition she obtained her Master’s Degree at Rosemont College. Asa has been providing therapeutic care to children, adolescents, and adults for the past six years. She has experience in the areas of Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, ADHD, Trauma, Grief Counseling, Self-Esteem, Relationship Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, Stress Management, Substance use, Life transitions, Dual Diagnoses, Sexual Issues, and Anger Management. Asa enjoys working with children, adolescents, and adults. Asa has proven to show understanding and empathy with all her clients. She is passionate about helping individuals grow and be successful in their life.

Asa provides a welcoming, nonjudgmental, and safe environment for all clients. She utilizes different therapeutic approaches. The most used are client-centered, strength-based, dialectical behavioral, cognitive behavioral therapy, narrative, mindfulness, and motivational interviewing. 

Asa assists clients with various mental health concerns and believes that clients can reach their highest potential in their lives. Clients will gain awareness, healing, growth, and actualization.

Education

Masters Degree
Rosemont College

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Stress Management
  • Anger Management
  • Self Esteem
  • PTSD
  • Substance Use
Bridget  Bogan
Self Pay Rate: $99

Bridget Bogan, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Bridget Bogan is an Art Psychotherapist in the Greater Philadelphia area of Pennsylvania. She has experience helping children and adults navigate peer relationships, anxiety, bereavement, post-traumatic stress, social skills, and self-awareness. Bridget meets people where they are on their personal path.

Bridget received her Bachelor of Arts in Integrative Arts from the Pennsylvania State University where she focused on Psychology and Fine Art. She completed her Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Art Therapy from Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She enjoys creating individual therapeutic experiences by combining the arts with person-centered and trauma-informed cultural-relational, cognitive-behavioral, strengths-based, mindfulness-based, humanistic approaches.

Bridget wants to build a positive relationship with you based on compassion, respect, and inclusivity in order to guide you towards creating the meaningful changes and well-being you seek within yourself.

Education

Lesley University
Master's in Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Anxiety 
  • Bereavement 
  • Post-traumatic stress 
  • Women’s issues
Carly Ellman
Self Pay Rate: $99

Carly Ellman, LCSW

Philosophy of Care

Carly Ellman is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and seasoned psychotherapist with over 17 years of experience providing assistance to clients with anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, life transitions, trauma issues, eating disorders, and postpartum depression. She works with children (5 and up), adolescents (ages 11 and up), young adults, couples, families, and women.

Carly has a Masters's in Social Work and is pursuing her PhD in Strategic Leadership and Administrative Studies. She is experienced in assisting clients with making life changes and managing symptoms of anxiety and depression. She believes in focusing on all aspects of a person's well-being; mental, physical, financial, and social.

Carly's interventions include the use of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) skills infused in a relational/ psychodynamic model of treatment. But her overall approach is simple: building a relationship of care and trust to move forward in working together to alleviate emotional pain, symptoms and improve your overall well-being. She is warm, empathic, and above all, committed to each individual client and family.

Education

Fordham University
Master of Social Work

Specialities

  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Eating Disorders
Crystal Somerville
Self Pay Rate: $99

Crystal Somerville, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Crystal Somerville is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with over 20 years of experience in various mental health settings, including in-home therapy services, crisis, mobile therapy, and outpatient services, as well as residential boot camp for gang members/juvenile offenders from inner city Philadelphia, Delaware, and Maryland. Crystal works with families, couples, adults, and adolescent clients seeking help in managing issues related to attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), anger, trauma, depression, anxiety, bipolar, adjustment, panic disorders, behavioral issues, and self-injurious behaviors.

Crystal completed both her Bachelor of Science (BS) in Religion-Youth Ministry and her Master of Arts (MA) in Professional Counseling at Liberty University. She is trained in trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TF-CBT), Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (A-CRA) for teen substance abuse, behavioral therapy, CBT, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), motivational interviewing, and solution-focused therapy. Crystal utilizes a very honest, direct, client-centered approach. She also enjoys incorporating art into therapy.

Crystal seeks to establish a strong, therapeutic relationship with you in order to assist in building on your strengths and better collaborate with you towards meeting your goals. Her mission is not to judge, but to lift the fallen, restore the broken, and encourage healing.

Education

Master of Arts in Professional Counseling
Liberty University

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Self-harm
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
Daniel Simmons
Self Pay Rate: $99

Daniel Simmons, LPC

Philosophy of Care 

Daniel is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Pennsylvania with 10+ years of experience in hospitals, schools, emergency services, community outreach, and traditional therapy. He’s worked with adults and adolescents seeking help with anxiety, depression, post-traumatic stress, school/work burn-out, family conflict, parenting, life transitions, and bereavement. He earned a Bachelor of Arts from Temple University and Master of Science in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Chestnut Hill College. 

Daniel offers therapy that is influenced by psychodynamic, relational, family systems, narrative, and existential theories. He is LGBTQIA2S+ affirming and attentive to the sociopolitical, cultural, historical, racial, economic, and gendered contexts to the issues people are confronted with on a daily basis. 

These are challenging times. Seeking support isn’t always easy. Daniel will work alongside you with warmth and compassion to foster a collaborative therapeutic alliance, and will tailor his approach to who you are as a person, to your needs, to help you find your way. 

Education 

Master of Science in Clinical and Counseling Psychology
Chestnut Hill College 

Specialties 

  • Anxiety 
  • Depression 
  • Post-traumatic stress 
  • Family conflict 
  • Social justice oriented 
  • Parenting 
  • School/work burnout 
  • Life transitions 
  • Bereavement
Eliot Hagerty
Self Pay Rate: $99

Eliot Hagerty, Resident in Counseling

Philosophy of Care

Eliot Hagerty is a Resident in Counseling (RIC) who has over 2 years of professional experience working with children, adolescents, and adults who are seeking assistance with concerns or conditions related to depression, anxiety, interpersonal relationships, identity issues, and substance use.

She completed her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Ithaca College and received her Master's degree in Counseling and Human Services from Lehigh University. Eliot utilizes collaborative, strengths-based, trauma-informed, cognitive behavioral (CBT), mindfulness-based, solutions-focused (SFT), and psychodynamic approaches to therapy. She always maintains the ability, flexibility, and awareness necessary to adjust her approach to meet each individual’s strengths and needs.

Eliot seeks to create a warm and welcoming environment that fosters a relationship built on trust and compassion in order to assist you in addressing your presenting concerns in order to promote the achievement of your personal goals.

Education

Lehigh University
Master's in Counseling and Human Services

Specialties

  • Anxiety 
  • Depression 
  • Stress Management 
  • Substance Use 
  • Addiction 
  • Peer Relationships 
  • Relationship Issues 
  • Women's Issues 
  • LGBTQIA
Emily Mertz
Self Pay Rate: $99

Emily Mertz, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Emily Mertz is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Board Certified Art Therapist (ATR-BC) who specializes in treating trauma, using an attachment-based therapy model, in youth, children, and families. Emily also enjoys working with adults, women, victims of domestic violence, and those with chronic mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD). She has 14 years of experience working in community-based mental health.

Emily completed her Master of Arts (MA) in Creative Arts in Therapy at Drexel University. She sees the beauty in all individuals and embraces peoples’ differences. She enjoys helping others to find their voice, recognizing their own strengths and abilities. She uses the creative arts and talk therapy approaches to build a connection with the clients she serves, encouraging them to explore themselves and express their emotions in a deeper way.

Emily seeks to help you explore your strengths and find a sense of happiness and personal fulfillment.

She is a person-centered therapist who will create a treatment plan that meets your specific needs, utilizing a strength-based approach. She encourages you to reach out if you are interested in getting to know her better. She enjoys helping others heal.

Education

Master of Arts
Drexel University

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Family Therapy
Gregory Salmon
Self Pay Rate: $199:Intake $149:Follow-up

Gregory Salmon, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

My philosophy of care as a psych nurse practitioners direct me toward diagnose and treating mental illness through psychotherapy, psychopharmacology, case management, and clinical supervision. I as a provider function independently to meet patient care needs within my scope of practice. Psychiatric Nursing to me is all about the relationship you establish with your patients, understanding them from their perspective and asking them what they think is going on with their health or what has been changing in their body and mind. I like to ask, how do you feel? What do you think? Asking these questions gives me a door to perceive patients in a holistic manner. It helps me as a psychiatric NP understand if patient’s symptoms are just physical or are psychological. Someone may be experiencing a lot of life stressor and not eating right, or not drinking a lot of water. As a result they start experiencing a lot of headache. Instead of thinking it is a migraine and heavily medicating the patient the best treatment at times is simply to encourage the patient to think positively and demonstrate relaxation techniques and they will do better in every aspect of life including health. 

Education

Rutgers University
Masters in Nursing

Specialties

  • Medication Management
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Personality Disorders
Justin Voss
Self Pay Rate: $99

Justin Voss, LCSW

Justin Voss is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Pennsylvania with nearly 7 years of experience working with adolescents, young adults, and adults over the age of 24 that identify under the LGBTQIA+ umbrella. Justin's clinical interests include LGBTQIA+ issues, anxiety, stress, trauma, ADHD, sexual and gender identity issues, kinks, polyamory, and non-monogamous relationship issues.

Justin earned his Master's degree in Clinical Social Work from Temple University. He has experience working with Philadelphia youth in both individual and group environments on topics including dating, sex and relationships, and the coming out process. In addition, Justin works with adult patients with mental health and co-occurring substance abuse disorders, as well as folks living with HIV/AIDS.

He works from a harm reduction approach with regard to addiction management and recovery. Justin also believes in approaching issues from a solutions-focused approach to build on existing coping mechanisms and strengths to promote greater overall health and well-being. He looks forward to helping you achieve your goals while you work together to build the life you aspire to attain.

Karen Osborne
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-up

Karen Osborne, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Karen Osborne is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, licensed by the state of Pennsylvania and Maryland to provide mental health care to individuals across the lifespan. She has thirty years of diverse clinical expertise in the profession of nursing.

Her scope of practice encompasses psychopharmacological assessment, diagnosis and treatment for children, adolescents, and adults. She utilizes a collaborative, patient-centered practice philosophy that is flexible, caring, and individualized to meet patients where they are in their journey for mental wellness. In addition to her board certification as a psychiatric nurse practitioner, she also has a Master of Science degree in Nursing Leadership.

Karen specializes in providing medication management and psychotherapy to individuals across the lifespan for many psychiatric disorders. Areas of expertise include mood disorders, depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, PTSD, adjustment disorders, and behavioral disturbances in children and adolescents.

Education

Drexel University
Post Master’s Certification Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Wilmington University
Master of Science in Nursing Leadership

Specialties

  • Adjustment disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral disturbances in children and adolescents
  • Depression
  • Mood disorder
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • PTSD
  • Schizophrenia
  • Schizoaffective disorder
  • Social anxiety
Kimberly Deutsch
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Kimberly Deutsch, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Kimberly Deutsch is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner licensed in the state of Pennsylvania. She sees individuals of all ages and is willing to treat the majority of psychiatric conditions. Kimberly is also comfortable providing care during some of life’s most delicate times, including pregnancy. She desires to provide high-quality care to everyone she encounters.

Kimberly began her journey in nursing more than 15 years ago and since that time she has maintained a focus on increasing her knowledge and the level of care she is able to provide. Due to her nursing background, Kimberly stresses the importance of open communication and places an emphasis on working with the people she sees to develop a treatment plan together. She feels it is important to address an individual’s specific needs and not just prescribe a medication based on a label. She also takes side effects and difficulties with medications seriously and is willing to discuss changes or even specific medication requests to determine if a treatment is appropriate.

During the initial appointment, Kimberly will review psychiatric and medical history and complete a thorough evaluation, including previous medication trials that were or were not successful. After collecting the necessary information, she will review diagnoses, provide education as needed, and discuss treatment options. If you're looking for a provider who is down-to-earth, compassionate, easy to talk to, understanding, and supportive, you've found it in Kimberly.

Education

Walden University
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Trauma & PTSD
Russell Bohner
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-ups

Russell Bohner, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Russell Bohner is a Board Certified Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse Practitioner that has worked with psychiatric patients for over 21 years. He started his career in psychiatry as a Licensed Practical Nurse and worked his way to a Masters Degree in Nursing before obtaining his Nurse Practitioner license. Through his education and previous practice experience, Russell has accumulated a wide range of experiences working with people from adolescence to the elderly.

Russell believes that healing, both physical and emotional, must involve a complete and holistic approach to assessing one's problems, finding solutions, and ultimately provide healing to the mind, body, and soul. This is accomplished through the development of a nurturing, trusting, and nonjudgmental relationship with his patients. Medication management and supportive counseling are the primary modalities utilized.

Russell seeks to establish a positive and productive therapeutic relationship with you to provide wholeness and psychiatric wellness that will ultimately allow you to work toward your life's goals with confidence, dignity and respect.

Education

Wilkes University
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Anger
  • Relationships
  • ADHD
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Sarah Liffmann
Self Pay Rate: $99

Sarah Liffmann, LCSW

Philosophy of Care

Sarah Liffmann is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Pennsylvania. She has focused her career on partnering with adults seeking help with life transitions, anxiety, family dynamics, women’s issues, addiction, and depression.

Sarah completed her Bachelor of Arts in Human Development and Family Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and went on to complete her Master of Social Work at New York University. Sarah utilizes solution-focused, psychodynamic, person-focused, and trauma-informed approaches to help you realize and accomplish your goals. Sarah focuses on resiliency and acceptance when navigating life challenges.

Sarah seeks to create a warm and safe environment that fosters a relationship built on trust and compassion. She will work with you collaboratively to improve overall life fulfillment.

Education

Master of Social Work
New York University

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Substance Abuse
  • Academic/Career Counseling
  • Anger Management
Sharon Graaf
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $139: Follow-ups

Sharon Graaf, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Sharon M. Graaf has been a Registered Nurse (RN) for 35 years and a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) for 6 of those years. Sharon specializes in attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and sleep issues. For the past 6 years she has been seeing primarily children and adolescents and also adult clients in an outpatient setting for psychiatric evaluations, diagnosis, and medication management.

Sharon completed her master’s and post master’s degrees from Wilkes University. She is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). She began her career working as a registered nurse at a long-term state psychiatric hospital and a state prison. Her career path seemed to align with seeing patients that required mental health intervention. She acquired much mental health experience at those jobs and that is the reason she pursued the psychiatric focus for her higher education.

During the psychiatric evaluation Sharon seeks a thorough understanding of your symptoms, past and present, in order to identify potential causes, including any medical or biological factors that could have caused the issues you are having. She will discuss past medications that you have tried and therapies that have worked and not worked for you. She will discuss potential side effects if medication is prescribed, and your feelings about taking medications. She will provide an appointment that is relaxed and low-key so you can remember all that you would like to discuss. She will listen attentively. Sometimes the tension of having a mental health appointment with a provider causes an enormous amount of stress. Sharon believes that building a trusting rapport with her clients is a very important part of success in treatment.

Education

Walden University
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Tenera Styles
Self Pay Rate: $99

Tenera Styles, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Tenera Styles is a National Certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Pennsylvania who earned a Master of Arts in Clinical-Counseling Psychology from LaSalle University. She has over 10 years of experience in assisting adults, children, and families with managing various life circumstances and empowering them to achieve their goals.  Tenera has worked with those who may be experiencing trauma, depression, grief/loss, anxiety, self-harm/injury, mood disorders, mental illness, self-esteem, and relationship issues. 

Tenera tailors her approach to meet the needs of her clients and help them to be successful during the course of their treatment. She utilizes elements from CBT, mindfulness, person-centered, and solution-focused therapies. Tenera looks to help clients increase their comfort and confidence in expressing their emotions and understands that one’s experiences (past and present) greatly affect their current emotional functioning. 

Tenera believes therapy will be helpful only if therapist and client build a great therapeutic relationship. She believes in being transparent and collaborative with her clients. She hopes to build a warm, caring, and nonjudgmental environment to that allows clients to feel comfortable in expressing themselves.

Education

Master of Arts in Clinical-Counseling Psychology
LaSalle University

Specialties

  • Depression/Anxiety
  • Trauma issues
  • Grief/Loss
  • Self-Esteem
  • Life transitions
  • Relationship issues
  • Mood disorders
  • Behavioral issues 
Emily Skale
Self Pay Rate: $99

Emily Skale, LCSW

As a therapist, Emily is deeply committed to creating a safe space for reflective conversations that promote healing. Emily meets clients where they are, empowering them to achieve their self-determined goals and improve their overall well being. Her approach is strengths based, culturally sensitive, trauma informed, family centered, and queer/trans affirming. She strongly believes every person has the capacity for healing and can utilize their strengths to manage the stress of challenging life events. Her goal is to create a trusting and compassionate therapeutic relationship to help you reach your full potential and transform your life. 

Emily specializes in working with children, young adults, families, people of color, survivors of trauma, adoptive/foster families, and queer youth. She holds a certification in Child-Parent Psychotherapy, providing family therapy to children and their caregivers to help resolve conflicts and heal from traumatic events. Using play, art, and narrative therapy, Emily can support the therapeutic needs of children from birth through adolescence. 

Emily has 7 years of experience using a social justice lens to treat people of all racial backgrounds, socioeconomic status, gender identities, sexualities, and religions. By building a warm and supportive relationship, Emily joins you on your journey to healing to help you live the meaningful life you deserve. 

Emily’s Specialities: 

  • Trauma-focused treatment 
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 
  • Child and Adolescent psychology 
  • Depression 
  • Anxiety 
  • Grief and Loss 
  • Adjustment Disorders 
  • Relationship Issues 
  • Family Systems Therapy 
  • Play Therapy 
  • LGBTQ 
  • Mindfulness
Erica Johnson
Self Pay Rate: $199: Intake $149: Follow-up

Erica Johnson, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Erica Johnson is a board certified psychiatric nurse practitioner in the state of Pennsylvania. She completed her Bachelors of Nursing from Temple University in Philadelphia, P.A. She received her Masters of Nursing in Psychiatry from Walden University. She has over 11 years in the field of Nursing. 

Erica specializes in providing medication management and psychotherapy to individuals across the lifespan for many psychiatric disorders. This includes but not limited to depression, anxiety disorders, panic attacks, obsessive compulsive disorders, PTSD, Schizophrenia, bipolar disorder etc.

Education

Temple University
Walden University

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Panic attacks
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (OCD)
  • PTSD
  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar disorder
Jill Lamar
Self Pay Rate: $99

Jill Lamar, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Jill is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Pennsylvania. She completed a Bachelor of Arts in Economics at Arizona State University, and received a Master of Arts in Counseling from Dallas Theological Seminary. Jill draws on the wisdom of her life experience, a drive to pursue the truth in each client’s story, and a passionate desire to see the broken restored in working with her clients. She has a God-given ability to listen, hear, and interpret what her clients tell her (both verbally and nonverbally), and is both process- and goal-driven, unafraid to be direct in showing her clients the way forward. It hurts her heart to see her clients deceived, believing lies about themselves (or lies they’ve been told about themselves); reluctant to consider a change for fear of doing something wrong. 

She enjoys helping her clients explore new coping skills, like erecting appropriate boundaries in their relationships, or learning how to better manage their anxiety or anger. She takes great pleasure in seeing clients discover new things about and strengths in themselves. She has worked with the blind, the homeless and at-risk populations for more than a dozen years, and is adept at showing clients how to carefully work through the perceived wreckage of their lives to craft a more hopeful narrative that provides them with a renewed sense of purpose and confidence. 

Jill’s specialties include faith-based counseling, helping clients with addictions and other compulsive behaviors, dual-diagnosis, anxiety and depression, grief, couples therapy, and working with adolescents adjusting to the challenges of life and the changes they bring, as well as academic underperformance. It should be noted that although she takes therapy quite seriously, Jill’s sense of humor is legendary, and often creates an inimitable, meaningful and warm connection between her and her clients.

Education

Dallas Theological Seminary
Masters in Counseling

Specialties 

  • Abuse
  • Addiction
  • Anger Anxiety
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Dual-diagnosis
  • Grief and loss
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma 
Monique Searight
Self Pay Rate: $199:Intake $149:Follow-up

Monique Searight, PMHNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

Monique Searight is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner, with training and experience in treating adult patients with psychiatric disorders across practice settings, which includes: hospitals, long-term care facilities, and outpatient clinics. Some of her practice specialties include (but are not limited to) ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar, and Schizophrenia. She has been a psychiatric nurse for over 10 years. Her education includes a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Gwynedd Mercy University, and a Master of Science in Nursing, (Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner specialization), from Drexel University.

Monique's style of practice can be traditional (prescribing up to date psychiatric medications) or alternative medicine (natural treatments including but not limited to vitamins, supplements, lifestyle modification- diet, exercise, etc.). She believes in the mind/body/spiritual connection, with emphasis on how we are made up as a whole person and not a series of parts.

Monique strongly believes that medications assist greatly during recovery but are not all inclusive. She strongly encourages counseling/ therapy in order to obtain a new perspective, to learn new coping skills and to assist with processing past life events.

Education

Drexel University
Master of Science in Nursing

Specialties

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bipolar
  • Schizophrenia
Myriam Rosefort
Self Pay Rate: $99

Myriam Rosefort, LCSW

Hello and welcome. Thank you for stopping by. 

My name is Myriam Rosefort and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I earned my Master’s degree at Stony Brook University in New York. I have provided services in both New York and Pennsylvania. 

Providing services in both the state of New York and Pennsylvania; I’ve retained 11 years of service assisting children and their families. In my work experience of 20 years in the human service field; I have gained my experience in a variety of settings which includes outpatient mental health facilities, in homes, schools, residential programs, and within the community.  

My counseling style is to take on a holistic and eclectic approach. I’m a firm believer that it is important to meet clients where they are at and to be culturally sensitive. I take great pride in assuring my clients that this is a safe place where they can vent, express themselves, feel validated, and not be judged. I believe in taking on a positive approach and focusing on the client’s strength to give them a since of empowerment and encouragement. My therapeutic style is flexible and it’s not a one size fits all. I approach each family, couple, or individual with warmth, compassion, respect, and openness while working together to collaboratively to help with meeting target goals. 

I have worked with individuals, families, children, and adults coping with a variety of issues including ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), autism, oppositional defiant disorder, depression, attachment disorders, personality disorders, parental conflicts, anxiety, trauma, abuse, struggle with adjustment, struggle with coping with caring for a special needs child, and a wide range of problems. 

I have been trained and have worked in a range of modalities including client centered therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, gestalt therapy, narrative therapy, solution focused, rational emotive therapy, psychoanalytic therapy, family marital therapy, family systems, and trauma therapy.  

All too often people are afraid to face their pain because they are often told not to feel angry or sad. Until we learn to feel, to acknowledge, to cope and start the healing of our unresolved pain and struggles, we remain stagnant in discovering the best versions of ourselves.  There is strength in making the choice to seek out help, to start the healing process, and you deserve it. I am open and ready to help. 

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group 

Treatment Approach 

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Family/Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered 
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Parenting Issues/concerns
  • Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)
  • Coping with life changes/Career Difficulties 
  • Parenting Issues/concerns

Specialties: 

  • Autism
  • ADHD
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Behavioral Issues 
  • Developmental Disorders 
  • Depression
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Family/Marital
  • Anxiety
  • Self-esteem 
  • Grief 

I am a Licensed Behavior Specialist Consultant as well and I have experience working with children and adults with special needs. I provide consultation and therapy focusing on positive behavior intervention outcomes.  

Andrew Coyle
Self Pay Rate: $99

Andrew Coyle, LPC

Andrew Coyle is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Pennsylvania. A life-long Philadelphian, Andrew first grew an interest to help others from St. Joseph’s Preparatory School. He earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from Le Moyne College in Syracuse, New York, and his Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Loyola University of Maryland. Before his move to Thriveworks, he has worked in the Philadelphia area with underprivileged individuals, providing positive and compassionate care to clients. 

Andrew’s clinical experience has demonstrated his ability to build positive therapeutic relationships with clients of all ages and backgrounds. This clinical expertise has helped Andrew’s clients to reach their therapeutic goals, specifically with mood disorders, depression, anxiety, PTSD/trauma, ADHD, familial stressors, and Autism. 

Andrew provides a patient-centered, solution-focused, cognitive behavioral approach to expand client insight into the stressors which reduce your quality of life, while empowering them to build the skills to reduce the impact of, and to better manage, those stressors. While his therapeutic tool kit encompasses skills from a variety of different styles, Andrew primarily utilizes Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, which blends Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Mindfulness-Based Stress Relief, as the vehicle for change.

Hava Weber
Self Pay Rate: $99

Hava Weber, LPC

Philosophy of Care

Hava Weber is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Pennsylvania. She has over 13 years in the behavioral health field helping adults who seek assistance with depression, anxiety, addiction issues, trauma, and life transitions.

She received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia, PA, then went on to receive her Master's degree in Addictions Counseling from Walden University. Hava utilizes cognitive behavioral (CBT), person-centered, strengths-based, and evidence-based approaches to therapy.

She is always adapting to meet her clients' needs in the best way possible.

Hava would like to create a warm and supportive therapeutic relationship with you in order to assist you in reaching your goals, and building problem-solving skills. She wishes to help you start living a happier, more meaningful life.

Education

Walden University
Master's in Addictions Counseling

Specialties

  • Addictions
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Grief & loss
  • Self-esteem building
  • Stress management
  • Life transitions
Amanda Grippo
Self Pay Rate: $99

Amanda Grippo, LPC

Philosophy of Care

The mission of the counselor will always be to make individuals to feel supported, heard and comforted throughout the most challenging stages of life. Counseling is a journey, and whether you are facing a difficult transition or a certain obstacle, Amanda will make sure you are not alone. Simply looking at this webpage today demonstrates that as an individual, you are courageous and motivated to begin the first steps in the therapy process. All people face difficulties in their lives that with the support of a counselor, can be managed through interventions, techniques and tools that are uniquely developed to fit you. Within therapy, a road map will be provided as a visual tool implementing the necessary action steps to reach your destination of self-understanding.

As a Licensed Professional Counselor, counseling is not only Amanda’s profession, but it is her identity and lifestyle. She looks forward to sharing her expertise with you during this period of adjustment in your life. Amanda’s approach to therapy utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), an evidence based practice, that has been shown to assist in a wide variety of populations and diagnoses. CBT allows individuals to work on your thoughts, emotions and behaviors you are experiencing day to day. Amanda has experience working in inpatient and outpatient mental health settings. She has provided therapy to age groups ranging from adolescents to adults. Amanda promises to provide a genuine, non-judgmental and caring environment. She will support and provide you with the strength and courage you need to work through the process of change, in a comfortable and safe environment. 

In making the decision to come to therapy, it shows insight and self-awareness. There has been many positive benefits found within the experience of those seeking this service. The exploration that Amanda fosters in therapy allows for continued growth in self-awareness, processing and identifying your needs within your own family dynamics to help manage emotional reactions and behaviors. Within therapy, Amanda will help you find a healthier and more adaptable way to utilize tools in your own unique and important process.

Andrew Lightfoot
Self Pay Rate: $99

Andrew Lightfoot, LPC

Drew Lightfoot specializes in working with individuals with depression, generalized anxiety, social anxiety, couples and marriage counseling, autism-spectrum disorder, and trauma/PTSD.  His approach includes a mixture of finding a meaning and purpose in life, learning ways to cope with stress and overwhelming emotions, improving social skills and communication, and changing the negative ways we think about ourselves and our world.

Drew Lightfoot is a Licensed Professional Counselor with 10 years of combined education and experience in the field of Psychology and Counseling.  He’s previously worked several jobs in the field, including as a private practice therapist, addictions counselor, and Professor of Psychology and Research at La Salle and Wilmington University.  He is a published author is the area of treating childhood trauma as well as a service member in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard.

When he is not busy working as an educator or therapist, he enjoys spending his time traveling the world, playing video games, or taking a run around the city with his golden retriever, Roxie. (Who, oddly enough, is also a therapy dog!)

Philip Grimes
Self Pay Rate: $99

Philip Grimes, Ph.D., LPC

Philip Grimes is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has treated people from all walks of life including adults, healthcare and law enforcement professionals, older adults, and older teens.

After graduating from Widener University with a degree in psychology, Philip received his master’s degree in clinical counseling psychology from La Salle University, and also holds a doctorate in spiritual counseling from the Institute of Metaphysical Humanistic Science. Philip holds additional certifications in addictions and co-occurring disorders, trauma-informed care, and divorce mediation, and has a strong working knowledge of psychopharmacology. Recently, Philip completed Level I training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy.

With over a decade of experience, Philip has practiced in a variety of settings including community mental health, substance abuse, and inpatient psychiatric. Utilizing traditional and holistic approaches including cognitive behavioral therapy, insight-oriented, mindfulness, and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), Philip also enjoys incorporating spirituality, positive psychology, breathwork, and philosophy into his work. He prides himself on being interdisciplinary and the tireless pursuit of knowledge to improve the lives of those who seek his counsel.

Rachel Lee-Nigsch
Self Pay Rate: $99

Rachel Lee-Nigsch, LCSW, Med

In this day and age it is so hard to be seen and heard, to know if we are “normal” and “fit in with society.”  If you are having issues navigating troubled thoughts, unmotivated to reach your goals, concerns with substance abuse, or relationship/ marriage problems, I would love the opportunity to work with you.  I meet clients where they are and identify what concerns have brought you to therapy. We come up with a plan together to help you reach your goals in therapy. I have experience working with individual clients, couples, adolescents and young children. I use multiple interventions and identify those specifically to meet each clients needs. 

A little about myself, my education concentrated on counseling and I earned a Masters in Social work and Education in Human Sexuality.  Where I focused on identified sexual functioning issues, and working with relationship problems with couples primarily concentrating on sexual concerns. In addition my education focused on working with the LGBTQIA populations.   I worked extensively with clients who have experienced trauma, PTSD, parenting and issues with children. I have experience running women’s groups, sex education, early recovery, and couples groups. My theoretical orientation is psycho dynamic, ego psych, family systems therapy.  I use interventions such as CBT, DBT, motivational interviewing, trauma informed and strength based. I currently hold my LCSW in the state of PA and have been working and living with my family in the Center City area since 2015.

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