Retreat at Palm Beach
Outpatient Substance Abuse & Co-Occurring CounselingReady for change? Let's Get Started
1170 South State Street, Ephrata, Pennsylvania 17522
EMOTIONAL LOSSES - Retreat assists patients in learning to cope with losses due to addiction. Focus on other types of losses and the grieving process is also offered to help support long term recovery. Retreat focuses on how to utilize support from others when experiencing loss and assists patients in learning to deal with feelings of guilt, loss, shame, hopelessness.
David Nicholson, LMFT
Licensed Marriage & Family TherapistReady for change? Let's Get Started
516 East Lancaster Avenue, Downingtown, Pennsylvania 19335
Working with a compassionate, kind and attuned therapist during times of grief and lost can make a significant difference. Focus can be on validating feelings, connecting with the happier memories (and reducing the traumatic memories) and acquiring coping skills. Overwhelming grief and loss is understandable and going through the grieving process with a professional who cares can be an important step.
Amy Crawford, M.S.
CounselorReady for change? Let's Get Started
225 S. Church St., West Chester, Pennsylvania 19335
Grief can be all-consuming, a heavy gray cloud that envelops us and leaves us feeling disoriented and alone. We lose sight of the precious things around us, and instead find ourselves stung by grief's bitter winds and blinded by its dark fog. It is in those times that we need a helping hand to reach out to us through the gray, and walk alongside us when we don't know where our next step will land. Counseling is that walking alongside. Through therapy together, we learn how to be with both grief and life in tandem. We learn how to hold our sadness tenderly and with loving kindness, while also holding the joys and gifts of the present moment.
Janet Edgette, Psy.D.
Clinical PsychologistReady for change? Let's Get Started
412 Newcomen Road, Exton, Pennsylvania 19341
When one person in a family experiences grief or loss, everyone is affected. Sometimes an entire family struggles to adjust to a death or a cross-country move or to a divorce. In any of these cases, a person's need for comfort can conflict with their emotions, causing confusion and conflict among people who are trying to support one another. In addition, children and teenagers can react to loss very differently than do adults, so the signs of pain or distress are not obvious. If there has been a loss for someone in your family or there is an impending loss (planned separation due to marital conflict, children leaving for college), I would welcome the opportunity to help.
Manisha Shendge, D.Min., FT, LMFT
Marriage and Family TherapistReady for change? Let's Get Started
Grief affects our lives in many different ways. Often we are not aware of its impact physically, emotionally or spiritually or how a loss has impacted us even years later. REACH Counseling Services offers support that encompasses all these dimensions and understand that grief and loss can be healed and that life can move forward with hope and healing. We use a variety of approaches to help you deal with loss and grief.