Addiction Therapists in Chester, PA.

Counseling for addiction and codependency in Chester, PA. Help for alcohol and substance abuse, pornography, sex and internet addiction, gambling, and compulsive spending.


Addiction Counselor

Deb Owens, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Chester

People now seek help for drinking or drug concerns before it's worse. You can address if a drinking pattern has become unhealthy or when the need to use to relieve stress, boredom, a transition or loss, or manage anxiety has become a habit. Perhaps, you've tried to stop or cut down. Yet, the vortex pulls you back in despite your efforts. Drinking and/or drug use effects individuals struggling with addiction as well as their partners, parents, and family members. I use a supportive, empowering, non judgmental approach to my work with substance use disorders or risky drinking and in helping their loved ones. Check out my location, fees, and practice info then contact me for help.

Addiction Counselor

Ariel Stern, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Chester

Due to widespread stigmas about addiction, individuals struggling with drug or alcohol dependence often suffer alone. Luckily, with my support, that isolation can be eliminated entirely. I have spent many years working with teens and adults in varying stages of addiction and recovery, as well as their families. I use a combination of motivational interviewing, insight oriented therapies and a warm and nonjudgmental environment to support all recovery goals.

Addiction Counselor

Valerie Anne Davis, Mrs

AD Specialst Life Coach Behavior Modification Counselor LLC

Within driving distance of Chester

I provide Behavior Modification for Addiction after first determining what caused the behavior by means of a assessment. This means that I will ask questions based on what happened during childhood to determine if childhood experiences had played a part in the in the addicts behavior. I also provide Grief Counseling if it is determined after providing the assessment that the client's addiction is based on factors that have taken place during childhood or some other circumstance that has occurred.

Addiction Counselor

A Better Life Therapy, LLC

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Chester

Clinicians in our practice are equipped to support individuals and families with addiction issues. Clinicians Ariel Stern, LPC and Nicole LePera, Ph.D. has extensive experience working with addiction issues and can provide support treatment to clients recovering from addiction, families dealing with the stress of a loved one's addiction, grief and loss as a result of addiction issues, and the impact of addiction on relationships.

Addiction Counselor

Amanda White, MA, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor & Addiction Therapist

Within driving distance of Chester

I specialize in working with women with substance use disorders and addiction. I am personally in recovery from an addiction, studied addictions counseling in my master's program and was the lead therapist at a drug & alcohol treatment center for over two years. My approach to addiction is unique because of my personal and professional experience. I believe almost all addiction stems from trauma on some level, whether it is "typical" trauma or something difficult that happened. I believe in meeting my clients where they are and understand that abstinence may not be the best path for everyone, though it is what worked for me.

Addiction Counselor

Jean Eljay, MS, PhD, CNLP, CH, AdvHC

Certified Advanced Hypnotist and NeuraLinguistic Programmer

Within driving distance of Chester

Are you struggling with substance abuse/dependence? Do you find yourself in dangerous situations? Do you have substance-related problems with your family, courts, work, school and relationships? Spending more time searching than on your life? Is the pleasure gone for you and all that remains is facing the problems of withdrawal? Step forward - reverse negative and unhealthy addictions. Change behaviors and beliefs that push continued addiction. Free yourself and enjoy your friends, family and your life. For a free consult, contact Dr. Jean Eljay.

Addiction Counselor

Jeffrey Kauffman, M.A., M.S.S., L.C.S.W., B.C.D., F.T

licensed clinical social worker/ psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Chester

Addiction is way of escaping from life, escaping from yourself, escaping from pain. The addict is a slave to his or her addiction. Whatever the problem is you are escaping from gets worse and more complicated. Often the addict losses his/her sense of self and self esteem, relationships are damaged, and other losses occur. The addict tends to becomes self centered in their addiction and hurts people close to him/her. The addict may become less present with self & other. Recovery involves first & foremost getting sober and working to stay sober. It also means coming to terms with the pain that you are fleeing from and repairing the damage done. I work with drug, alcohol, sex and love addiction

Addiction Counselor

Walter Matweychuk, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Chester

I show people who are misusing substances that overcoming an addiction is quite possible. I emphasize work and practice at coping skills. I first help the individual to judge only their self-defeating behavior but never to put themselves down as a person for being addicted. This helps reduce guilt, shame, anxiety and denial. We focus on developing coping skills to handle problems and change behavior. I show the individual how to develop emotional and behavioral control even when life is difficult and stressful. I teach how to increase frustration tolerance. I lay out a specific plan for coping with temptation. I build and maintain motivation for staying with the recovery process.

Addiction Counselor

Jeffrey Carter, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Chester

Most counseling sessions are conducted outdoors while walking on the Pennypack, Neshaminy or Core Creek hike & bike trail. Scientists have long known a workout can temporarily boost serotonin levels and improve mood, the latest research shows that exercise can have a deeper and more lasting effect, and thus allows me another avenue in which to provide a unique experience for my clients.

Addiction Counselor

Elizabeth Earnshaw, LMFT, CCTP

Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Chester

Ariel Stern, LPC has extensive experience working with clients that are experiencing issues related with addiction. She is able to support those who are experiencing addiction within their own lives and also those that are experiencing the impact of addiction due to family members, friends, or romantic partners that are addicted.

Addiction Counselor

Eugene Devers, D.Min, ACSW, AAMFT, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker & Marriage &Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Chester

I understand addiction to be both an individual and a family problem. I have successful experience working with individuals and families. I integrate 12-step, disease, spirituality, learning, trauma, communication, and attachment models to aid individuals and family members to successfully move forward in their recovery process and diminish the probability of relapse. You are encouraged to visit me at www.PhillyFamilyLifeCounseling.com. I hope that my web pages provide you with encouragement and support. If so, I urge you take your next step boldly, contact me to schedule your initial appointment. I promote the concept that recovery “is something that we alone can do, and we cannot do it alon....

Addiction Counselor

Lauren Rosner, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Chester

Anyone can be affected by addiction. If you are the loved one of someone struggling with addiction, I can support you in coping with the impact of that addiction on your life and relationships. I will work with you to understand and work through the deep emotional feelings you experience as your loved one and you travel through the recovery process. Additionally, I will work with you develop healthier coping.

Addiction Counselor

Lauren Toepel, MS

Therapist

Within driving distance of Chester

I support abstinence treatment, harm-reduction strategies, the disease-model theory and many more approaches when aiding people who struggle with addictions to: alcohol, drugs, gambling, sex and love, shopping, food, pornography, video and computer gaming, exercise, and any other dangerous or maladaptive things that may be negatively impacting your life.



You have Found the Top Therapists for Addiction And Codependency in Chester, PA.

Thank you for visiting our Pennsylvania page of therapists in Chester who specialize in addictions in all forms- internet addiction, pornography and sex addictions, gambling, alcohol and drug abuse, shopping, and food addictions.  An addiction can destroy lives and relationships. Often times there is a codependent person somewhere in the sphere of an addict. Professional therapy from an addiction specialist in Chester, PA is a vital part of recoverey and healing. We are ready to help, let's get started.

Chester is located in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. It has a land area of 4.83 square miles and a water area of 1.16 square miles.  The population of Chester is 34,092 people with 11,765 households and a median annual income of $27,365. .


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Committing to weekly sessions of therapy without insurance coverage or low cost options is very challenging for most people in Chester. If this applies to you, please contact your counselor and ask about sliding scale options or inquire about insurance coverage. The good news is that there are options available to you to establish an effective relationship with a great therapist in Chester. Your well being and health are important enough to make the best possible effort for