Lili Goralnick, LCSW-R Monsey, NY 10952, USAI provide a combination of insight-oriented and tool-based psychotherapies in a safe, compassionate and private environment. My approach is both culturally-sensitive and educational, allowing a client to achieve clarity on past patterns and hurts that may be hampering healthy connections in their current life. Clients are empowered with a wide variety of tools from CBT, DBT and the 12-Steps to alter old patterns of thinking, feeling, perceiving and interacting. I will work closely with your psychiatrist, Rabbi, Rebbitzin, kalla teacher, dayan or askan for a well-rounded collaborative approach to your healing. EMDR and Group DBT available.
David Schatzkamer, LMHC Brooklyn, ny 11234, USAI provide counseling for children and families, collaboratively working to identify short-term solutions and long-term strategies for dealing with emotional and behavioral problems. I believe in diminishing childrenâs emotional issues, while helping them develop the coping skills needed to better function in school and in life. Together, we will individualize our treatment approach to the particular needs of your child, working as a team to establish the change your family needs and deserves.
I have obtained extensive training in Play Therapy. This work, as well as my ongoing tutelage at the Family & Play Therapy Center in Pennsylvania, has helped me facilitate change in the lives of…
Nancy Hilsenrath, LCSW CASAC SAP Douglaston, NY 11362, USA West Hempstead, NY 11552, USAI am A Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) working in the field over 20 years. I work with individuals, children,couples and families. I provide a warm, safe, comfortable environment for those seeking counseling.
My specialty is addiction ranging from drugs, alcohol,food, gambling etc. I am a Certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) We address causes, prevention,progression,consequences and recovery.
My treatment approach is eclectic and varied as I truly focus on each individuals need.
The process of therapy can be difficult, yet quite rewarding. As one begins to gain self insight, doors often open up.
Please feel free to call for a conversation and see if you want …
Michali Friedman, LCSW Queens, NY 11367, USA
Everyone deserves to be understood.
Everyone is worthy of love.
Everyone has reason to be proud.
Therapy should be a warm, safe, and unconditionally supportive environment where you are empowered to transform your life. The pace that is set and the approaches that are used should always be based on your needs.
A therapist should be a constant force in your life; one who appreciates who you are, believes in your potential, and deeply cares about your journey.
Welcome to Embrace Therapy!
Embrace Therapy uses a life-changing therapeutic equation that gives you the transformation you deserve:
My therapeutic technique, empathic approach, and useful tools + Client honesty and ha…
Paul Chafetz, PhD, Psychologist Dallas, TX 75231, USAMy office is convenient to zip codes 75205, 75206, 75214, 75225, 75230, 75231, 75240, & 75243.
I am a licensed clinical psychologist in full time private practice in Dallas since 1982. I work with adults age 30+. My training includes: Ph.D. in clinical psychology and certificate in gerontology from the University of Florida; Clinical psychology internship at Duke University Medical Center; and Post-doctoral fellowship in clinical gero-psychology at the Texas Research Institute of Mental Sciences.
I am the only psychologist in the D/FW area who has completed a postdoctoral fellowship in gero-psychology. I am a member of the Dallas Psychological Association (DPA) Texas Psychological …
Alan Singer, PhD Highland Park, NJ 08904, USA Brooklyn, NY 11234, USAWhat motivates me each morning? These heart-wrenching statistics: 2/3 of divorcing couples don't receive even 1 hour of counseling, 2/3 of divorces DO NOT involve high-conflict marriages, children of divorce are twice as likely to divorce, and 2/3 of divorces occur within the first 10 years of marriage. My specialties are: saving couples on the brink, marital rescue after infidelity, and reviving empty nester marriages. I am married for 39 years, father of 4 grown children, and counseling in NYC since 1980 with an 80% success rate in saving couples. I have access to Rav Moshe Tendler and Rav Dovid Cohen for Halachic advice and referrals. I have extensi…
Diana Melnick toronto, ON, CanadaDiana Melnick is a sex therapist with a private practice in Toronto, Canada. She specializes in treating women’s intimate pain disorders and has assisted many couples in overcoming challenges in this area. She is mindful to conduct all sessions in a tzniyus, halachic, and sensitive manner. She often consults with Rabbonim to ensure that her counselling practices are congruent with community standards.
Among the many intimacy issues she is qualified to treat are:
-Pain or discomfort
-Sudden loss of interest
-Lack of marital satisfaction
We have a wonderful daughter who is back from seminary, happily working and doing very well BH, but here is the concern...
While my daughter was in high school she started taking on more and more chumras and started becoming more and more frum and shtark. It affected her relationship with her friends, how she dressed, what she ate, (or didn't eat), her sleep, her davening, her ability and confidence i …
Our 16 year old son was suffering from severe stomach pains. We took him to a specialist who basically said that he would have to make some small changes to his diet, and a follow a regimen every day, if he wanted to get better. In the beginning, he basically followed her instructions, but he started struggling with keeping to the regimen, and sure enough, the pain came back. Now he started following the instructions again, but so …
When Will it Ever End? – Parshat Miketz
We go through life looking to enjoy its benefits. We cannot simply search out those benefits and live a life of only pleasure. Even if we are successful, that will almost usually lead to a life of existential vacuum. But there is a 'will to joy' that we all share as humans.1 Most of us will have experienced joy at some point in our lives. And most of us will want to experience it more.
This will to jo …
I am currently involved in a medical crisis (I was diagnosed with an illness, but we are not sure how serious it is yet). I need to get a lot of opinions from doctors and make choices regarding my treatment. I have never really been an assertive person but now I am really lost. Everyone has an opinion, I have no idea what to do and the doctors are talking over my head. It seems that if I don’t push I don’t get answered …
One of our children is obsessed with death. He is 6 years old and is constantly asking questions about it. He asks us when we will die, when bubby and zaidy will die, etc. It used to be kind of cute when he planned for our demise, but recently he has been getting much more serious about it. He has been worrying more and has been waking up with "bad dreams" in middle of the night. We try to be reassuring, and th …
Emotional, spiritual, and physical struggles faced by individuals who come for psychotherapy frequently find their origins in painful, frightening childhood experiences. People whose minds and bodies are still in a state of trauma, or who are living according to childhood survival tactics and rules of cause and effect, often lack skills to lead healthy lives and have satisfying relationships.
Dissociation is a defense mechanism employed to …