Questions to Ask Treatment Programs Adolescent Advocates | Patti Anne McAndrews, MHS, LPC, CAADC Child Guidance Resource Centers Equilibria HealthCare Assistance with Member Support, LLC Into Action Treatment Life Counseling Services Livengrin NHS Human Services Penn Foundation Summit Behavioral Health Aldersgate A. Michael Blanche, MSS LCSW, Comprehensive Counseling Nancy Clifford, MA | Lifeline Therapy, Career and Life Coach / Certified MBTI Practitioner Patrick Dowling, LPC | Professional Counselor Russell A. Fairlie, Ph.D., CGP | Licensed Psychologist Charles V. Giannasio, MD | Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry Heather Gregan, LPC, CADC “Intervention First” | Carol Lawyer, CAC, CCDP, BRI-ll Barry Lessin, M.Ed., CAADC | Licensed Psychologist, Certified Addictions Counselor Montgomery County Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs Jake Neff, MSS, LCSW B. Kenneth Nelson, MD | Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry Philmont Guidance Center Rehab After Work/Rehab After School Rick Shugart, MFT Lisa Silk, MSW, LSW Rev. Mara Lee Sitasz, MA, Choosing to Heal Ministries /N.C.C.A. Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor SRI Psychological Services, PC Aspen Education Group The Bridge Way School Hall Educational Consulting Nancy Buckwalter, LCSW | At a Loss GRASP – Grief Recovery After a Substance Passing Safe Harbor – A Program for Grieving Children, Teens & Their Families Bethany Stiltner, MA, ATR, BC, LPC
On this page, you will find professional resources with varied specialties. You will find just a few of many available therapists, programs that conduct assessments, and much more. We strive to include several options in each category. The providers listed are not necessarily endorsed by Be a Part of the Conversation.
Are you looking for a drug and alcohol treatment program for your teen or young adult? This list of questions can help guide your conversation with treatment program staff in helping you decide which program is the best fit for your child and family.
Adolescent Advocates is an addiction and mental health treatment provider for adolescents. We are a team of professionals who create a specialized therapeutic environment on an individual, group and family basis.
1062 East Lancaster Avenue, Suite 15, Rosemont, PA 19010 | 610-520-7775 |
When a child is in need of mental health intervention, problems may manifest themselves in any of three settings: home, school and/or community. Although families are often able to correct problems within the home, difficulties at school will often lead them to seek outside treatment. Child Guidance Resource Centers (CGRC) is actively aware of the effects of diminished school functioning upon a child’s self-esteem and overall coping skills.
Therapists and Psychologists focusing on teens and children, or the adult community. “At Equilibria Psychological and Consultation Services we have wonderful, experienced and down to earth clinicians with a wealth of experience and compassion. We work with adults who are struggling with a wide variety of challenges. Our licensed child psychologists, licensed child therapists and school certified clinicians aim to help children and teens achieve their potential and help them manage any social, emotional, behavioral or learning challenge that they are experiencing in their daily life.”
7250 Hollywood Road, Suite 5 Fort Washington, PA 19034 | Phone: (267) 861-3685 |
HCAMS provides services to individuals with substance abuse and other behavioral health problems that are affecting their work, health and/or personal lives. Our services include assessment, intervention, treatment referrals and placement, case management, and recovery advocacy.
600 Easton Road, 2nd Floor, Willow Grove, PA 19090 | 888-828-7826 |
Into Action Treatment is a unique client-centered substance abuse facility located in sunny and warm Boynton Beach, South Florida. We specialize in working with the hopeless variety of alcoholics and addicts.
2310 SE 2nd Street, Suite 7, Boynton Beach, FL 33435 | 855-933-6732 |
Life counseling provides outpatient mental health services, as well as intensive outpatient programs. Our clinical staff consists of psychiatrists, psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, licensed professional counselors, and licensed marriage and family therapists. There is also specialty programming for individuals suffering from eating disorders.
Several locations, including Jenkintown, Lansdale, and Jamison, PA | 800-882-2799 |
Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation and Treatment Centers are located in Philadelphia, Allentown, Bensalem, Levittown, Doylestown, Haverford and Fort Washington. Our Substance Abuse Counseling Centers provides Drug and Alcohol Recovery services to patients and families from Montgomery, Bucks, Philadelphia, Delaware and Chester Counties. (Adult services only.)
NHS provides assessment and family based therapy. NHS offers a full range of integrated services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, autism, education, intellectual/developmental disabilities, juvenile justice, therapeutic family care and other specialized services. The NHS continuum of care allows individuals to access multiple services across disciplines, provides access to the most qualified professionals and assures the highest quality of care. This service system acknowledges that individuals often present with more than one problem and stresses a highly individualized approach to care. NHS programs utilize innovative approaches and best practice models to support the unique needs of each individual. NHS promotes the highest standards of integrity and quality in all aspects of care and service. References throughout the website are made to NHS as the parent company and any or all of their subsidiary entities.
Colmar, PA, Charlene Artillio Student Assistance Program Director | 215-716-9010 |
Penn Foundation’s Recovery Center offers several options for the outpatient treatment of drug and/or alcohol addiction, including
traditional outpatient counseling, intensive outpatient services, and a partial hospital program.
807 Lawn Avenue, Sellersville, PA 18960 | 215-257-9999 |
Just as each individual is unique, each person’s substance abuse problem is different, and therefore no single treatment approach works best for everyone. We work closely and cooperatively with each client to develop a treatment plan that meets his or her individual needs. Our integrative approach blends together today’s most effective treatment strategies with long standing, evidenced-based techniques to help our clients achieve a lasting recovery.
Outpatient Locations: Florham Par, NJ; Newton, NJ; Doylestown, PA; Princeton Junction, NJ | Eating Disorder Location: Chester, NJ | Detox Location: Union, NJ |
Aldersgate is a multi-program, non-profit 501 (c) 3 organization serving the community through counseling, substance abuse education and prevention, community outreach, and foster care.
42 North York Road, Willow Grove, PA 19090 | 215-657-4545 |
Comprehensive Counseling specializing in Addictions, Individual and Group Therapy, Professional Consultations, and Recovery Care Management.
21 W. Washington St., Suite B, West Chester PA 19380 | 610-256-3400 |
Through her six-session Actionable Insights Program, Nancy coaches individuals in recovery to reframe strengths, rework stories, and initiate next steps in order to heal, grow, and rebuild their careers and lives. In addition, she helps parents of children with substance abuse disorder to identify and transform their enabling style into recovery strengths. “I’ve been successful working closely with mental health professionals by referral to augment the services they provide to their clients”.
Coaching offered by phone or using Facetime/Skype | 610-306-7722 |
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Masters Degree in Clinical Counseling/Marriage and Family Therapy. I have trained and worked as an advanced addictions counselor, clinical supervisor, clinical director, administrator, and as a human being.
I utilize various models of therapy including family systems, motivational interviewing, , dialectical-behavioral therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, MBSR (mindfulness based stress reduction), trauma treatment, and relapse prevention.
21 W. Washington Street, West Chester, PA 19380 | 610-220-9063 | firstname.lastname@example.org |
Dr. Fairlie is a licensed psychologist in private practice, serving his community for more than 40 years. He provides individual, couple and family therapy to adolescents and adults.
1160 Limekiln Pike, Horsham, PA 19044 | 215-646-4282 |
In my private practice, I help people to achieve abstinence and provide tools for them to begin and maintain recovery from their addictions. Treatment includes: relapse prevention, addiction focused psychotherapy, family interventions, medications as needed, referrals for other forms of treatment.
900 Lenmar Dr # 200, Blue Bell, PA 19422 | 215-643-1135
Mental Health and Addictions therapist and treatment provider, private practice.
555 Andorra Glen Court, Suite 7, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444 | 609-332-9967 | email@example.com
Intervention is a solution-focused process which takes into consideration all the concerns that currently prevent your loved one from choosing the most effective path. As a specialist in the field of addictions, Carol can assist you in making a choice and assessing your options as they relate to your situation.
21 W. Washington St., Suite D, West Chester, PA 19380 | 484-678-3796; 610-696-8168 |
With over 30 years of experience providing individual counseling, couples counseling, and family counseling, Dr. Lessin’s unique combination of licensed psychologist and certified advanced alcohol and drug counselor enables him to work effectively with problems involving the complex interaction among drug addiction, alcohol addiction and mental health problems.
1717 Swede Rd., Suite 104, Blue Bell, PA 19406 | 215-694-9146 |
A variety of services are available to individuals who have been determined eligible through assessment and evaluation. Services provided could include mental health counseling and support services; developmental disabilities training and vocational programs, employment services and Early Intervention assessment and therapies; drug and alcohol prevention, intervention and treatment; behavioral health provides oversight and assistance accessing Health Choices funding.
1430 DeKalb Street, Norristown, PA | 610-278-3642 |
Helping teens and young adults navigate the most challenging years of their lives . . . especially in substance abuse and addiction counseling. “In my work with adolescents, young adults and their parents, I am committed to providing individuals with the tools to realize their potential and separate themselves from the substances, behaviors and attitudes hindering their development and well-being.”
8612 Germantown Pike, Philadelphia, PA 19118 | 610-613-3818 | firstname.lastname@example.org |
809 North Bethlehem Pike, Ambler, PA 19002 | 215-542-7533
Philmont Guidance Center, PC, is a private mental health treatment center dedicated to helping children, adolescents, families, adults and couples achieve their highest potential.
Offices in Huntingdon Vallen, Fourtown/Erdenheim, and Doylestown |
Rehab After Work and Rehab After School is a licensed intensive outpatient program and outpatient drug and alcohol treatment program which has been helping addicted individuals find the road to recovery for over a decade. The founding principle of our company is that of helping people and their families who are suffering from the disease of addictions.
Several locations, including Jenkintown, Lansdale, and Jamison, PA | 800-238-HELP |
Rick Shugart is a family therapist helping the family as a whole create clear communication and appropriate boundaries. Rick has a Master’s degree in Family Therapy and has specialized in treating families with addiction issues in private practice on the Main Line for over fifteen years.
822 Montgomery Ave., Office #206, Narberth PA 19072 | 215-808-5135 | email@example.com
Substance Abuse Counselor, Addiction Therapist. Provides counseling for addiction, depression, anxiety, & eating disorders. Weekly therapy group available for those with substance use disorders, meets Wednesdays from 6 to 7:30 pm. $50 fee. Topics include: Identifying and coping with triggers and cravings, interpersonal and family issues, healthy and balanced sober lifestyle, and relapse prevention.
119 Coulter Avenue, Suite 211, Ardmore, PA 19003 | 610-649-3331 |
Choosing to Heal Ministries is a faith based counseling ministry which hopes to ignite a desire to heal in those they counsel. Healing is a process of change where individuals improve their emotional, mental and spiritual health and wellness. To achieve growth individuals will be encouraged to reach for their full potential in the dimensions of health, home, purpose and community. By seeking healing in your life you can take hold of your future.
CHM specializes in Addictions, Co-dependency issues, Eating disorders and 12-step recovery.Mara holds Advanced certificates in Substance Abuse/Addiction Therapy as well as Cognitive Therapy. She is also a trained D & A Intervention Specialist.
Co-dependency support group; every Wednesday 7 pm, Warminster office, call for details.
2 locations: 415 Horsham Rd. Horsham, PA and 1401 Meetinghouse Rd. Warminster, PA | 215-530-2748 | firstname.lastname@example.org
SRI Psychological Services is an established private practice, featuring an experienced, caring staff of professionals. Our multi-disciplinary staff includes licensed psychologists, certified school psychologists, licensed social workers, professional counselors and a consulting psychiatrist.
93 Old York Road, Jenkintown Commons, Jenkintown, PA 19046 | 215-885-3337 |
Aspen Education Group is recognized nationwide as the leading provider of education programs for struggling or underachieving young people.
Residential Schools & Wilderness Programs located in Utah & North Carolina | 888-972-7736 |
Philadelphia’s only recovery high school. Actually, the only recovery high school in the state of Pennsylvania, and one of only approximately 50 such schools in the country. We are accredited by the Pennsylvania Department of Education and provide a challenging academic program for students in grades 9 through 12 in an environment that requires and supports sobriety utilizing 12-step principles.
4101 Freeland Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19128 | 267-437-2194 |
Hall Educational Consulting, Inc. specializes in serving families of pre-teens, teens and young adults with special academic, emotional or behavioral needs.
1337 Shadow Oak Drive, Malvern, PA 19355 | 610-889-0303 |
“At a Loss” is an 8-week grief support group offered twice a year to parents who have lost a child to substance abuse.
First Presbyterian Church, 130 West Miner Street, West Chester, PA 19382 | 484-313-4287 |
GRASP was founded to help provide sources of help, compassion and most of all, understanding, for families or individuals who have had a loved one die as a result of substance abuse or addiction.
The Safe Harbor program provides ongoing grief support groups for children, teens and their parents or caregivers. This is a caring environment where they can come for support and understanding.
1200 Old York Road, Abington, PA 19001 |
Adult support group focused on grief and loss; Any response you’re having to your loss is acceptable. Loss is not limited to loss of a loved one. Loss may include loss of career, relationship, identity, property, location, health…
Noble Plaza – Life Counseling Services, 801 Old York Road, Suite 301, Jenkintown, PA 19045 | 610-247-7935 |
Questions to Ask Treatment Programs
Adolescent Advocates | Patti Anne McAndrews, MHS, LPC, CAADC
Child Guidance Resource Centers
HealthCare Assistance with Member Support, LLC
Into Action Treatment
Life Counseling Services
NHS Human Services
Summit Behavioral Health
A. Michael Blanche, MSS LCSW, Comprehensive Counseling
Nancy Clifford, MA | Lifeline Therapy, Career and Life Coach / Certified MBTI Practitioner
Patrick Dowling, LPC | Professional Counselor
Russell A. Fairlie, Ph.D., CGP | Licensed Psychologist
Charles V. Giannasio, MD | Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry
Heather Gregan, LPC, CADC
“Intervention First” | Carol Lawyer, CAC, CCDP, BRI-ll
Barry Lessin, M.Ed., CAADC | Licensed Psychologist, Certified Addictions Counselor
Montgomery County Office of Drug and Alcohol Programs
Jake Neff, MSS, LCSW
B. Kenneth Nelson, MD | Psychiatry and Addiction Psychiatry
Philmont Guidance Center
Rehab After Work/Rehab After School
Rick Shugart, MFT
Lisa Silk, MSW, LSW
Rev. Mara Lee Sitasz, MA, Choosing to Heal Ministries /N.C.C.A. Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor
SRI Psychological Services, PC
Aspen Education Group
The Bridge Way School
Hall Educational Consulting
Nancy Buckwalter, LCSW | At a Loss
GRASP – Grief Recovery After a Substance Passing
Safe Harbor – A Program for Grieving Children, Teens & Their Families
Bethany Stiltner, MA, ATR, BC, LPC