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

Jeffrey Kauffman View Specialties

  • licensed clinical social worker/ psychotherapist
  • 217 Pottstown Pike, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania, 19425
  • Additional Locations:
      See additional office location: Wayne, 19087
      303 West Lancaster Avenue
      Wayne, 19087
  • Phone: 610-310-0136
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  • This member is also available for online counseling.
  • Online-counseling methods: Phone, Webcam

Jeffrey Kauffman has been a practicing psychotherapist for more that 35 years. He was educated at the New School in Social and Political Research in New York City, earning a Masters Degree in philosophy. He earned a Masters in Clinical Social Work for Bryn Mawr College, and received post-graduate training at The Institute for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy in Philadelphia.

He has taught at Bryn Mawr College, Widener University and the University of Western Ontario, and has lectured internationally on mental health issues.You may read the details of this on his website at

In his clinical practice his primary concern has been developing careful attunement to the experiences, concerns, emotions, conflicts, etc. that his clients bring into treatment, and developing ways of responding specific to the needs of each individual. He regards building a strong therapeutic rapport to be cornerstone of his practice.

Jeffrey Kauffman has developed special expertise in some basic issues that persons come into treatment with. In his early years in practice he specialized in grief, trauma and addiction, and has worked extensively with complicated grief and trauma, especially trauma due childhood abuse and neglect. With regard to addictions he has much experience and expertise in working with drug and alcohol addiction and with sex and love addictions. He continues to regularly treat persons who facing these issues. He has worked extensively with depression and anxiety, as these are so commonly occurring, and often in conjunction with other issues. He has a lot of experience working with couples on communication and problem solving.

He has also a special interest in self-esteem, shame, self-critical attitudes and other thoughts and feelings his clients have about their own self.

Jeffrey Kauffman Reaches

Chester Springs PA