What is counseling?
The therapy or counseling involves the process of personal and interpersonal functioning across the life span with a focus on emotional, social, vocational, educational, health-related, developmental, and organizational concerns. Counseling psychology is unique in its attention both to normal developmental issues and to problems associated with physical, emotional, and mental disorders
How much does therapy cost?
The cost of therapy is dependent upon several factors, including insurance and Dr. DeVincentis’ sliding scale fee. Please contact her to discuss fee for service.
How long will this take?
Therapy sessions are usually 50 minutes in length. The initial session involves some paperwork that Dr. DeVincentis will go over with you. The number of counseling sessions is dependent upon the individual. It is the goal of Dr. DeVincentis to discharge clients as soon as problems are resolved.
What if I am nervous the first session?
It is completely normal to be nervous the first or second session. Dr. DeVincentis will help create a safe and comforting environment for the client, couple or family.
Who needs to come to therapy?
Anyone can come to therapy. Sometimes individuals attend therapy if they feel “stuck” in their life or are experiencing symptoms of depression, sadness, anxiety, difficulty with relationships, and behavioral problems in children and adolescents.