Therapy Offered

I am pleased to offer these types of therapy:

  •  Assessment and referral
  • Chemical dependency assessments and treatment recommendations
  • Solution based short-term therapy
  • Individual therapy
  • Couples/marital counseling
  • Family therapy
  • Long-term trauma resolution
  • Eclectic
  • Cognitive-behavioral Therapy
  • Insight oriented
  • Mandatory referrals from EAPs

And I will work with you on any of these issues:

Aging-Related Issues

  • Grieving the loss of spouse, siblings, or friends
  • Loss due to disease and/or disability
  • Loss of independence in the elderly
  • Resources

Anxiety Issues

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Panic Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Aspergers/Austism Spectrum

  • Adults and teens
  • Spouses with Aspergers Syndrome
  • Family members

Chemical Dependency

  • Alcohol abuse or addiction
  • Drug abuse or addiction
  • Co-dependent relationships with alcoholics/addicts
  • Adult children of alcoholics
  • Treatment options and resources

Childhood abuse and trauma

  • Dealing with your family of origin as an adult
  • Recovery as an adult

Couples/Marital Therapy

  • Improve communication, negotiation and resolution of issues
  • Resolving power struggles
  • Recovery from affairs


  • Assessment
  • Adult or teen depression
  • Coping with depression in family members, partners and friends
  • Bipolar disorder


  • Making the decision to divorce
  • Divorce recovery

Eating disorders

  • Bulimia
  • Anorexia
  • Body image
  • Compulsive overeating

Family Issues

  • Communication and problem resolution
  • Blended families
  • Disabilities/illness within the family

Grief and loss

  • Death of spouse, child, or partner
  • Ending of relationships
  • Job loss
  • Pet loss


  •  The impact of infertility on individuals as well as couples

Midlife Issues

  • Midlife crises for men or women
  • “Sandwich generation” – caring for parents and children at the same time
  • Role reversal with elderly parents
  • Adult children who have “re-nested”

Parenting Issues

  • Raising a developmentally disabled child
  • Loving and logical limit setting with children and teens
  • Parent and teen conflict
  • Abuse of alcohol and/or drugs by teens
  • Step-parenting

Physical and Emotional Abuse

  • Recognizing emotional, verbal and/or physical abuse
  • Resources
  • Setting appropriate limits

Workplace Stress

  • Dealing with co-workers and/or supervisors
  • Anxiety regarding downsizing
  • Handling a heavy workload
  • Dissatisfaction with career choice


Learn more about what you should expect when you come into see me at DeWeerd Psychotherapy.