Who We Are

Council for Relationships is a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people from all walks of life improve their important relationships by providing exemplary therapy, educating and training clinicians in the family systems approach, and advancing the behavioral health field through research.

More than 60 therapists and psychiatrists at 10 offices and community-based locations in the Greater Philadelphia area provide counseling to families, couples, and individuals. More than 60 clinical interns per year enrolled in Council’s clinician education programs provide counseling on a sliding fee scale.

We are committed to providing quality service to all those in need, regardless of ability to pay.

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CBS3 Features Council Staff Therapist George James

CBS3 interviewed Dr. James about a study that was published stating that 34 percent of Americans didn’t take a vacation… Read More

Staff Therapists George James and Ryan McMillian makes list of 15 Black Male Therapists You Should Know

Council For Relationships’ George James and Ryan McMillian were recently featured in an article in the Huffington Post titled “15… Read More

Council Staff Therapist George James talks with 6ABC about the trends of online dating

Council for Relationships’ George James sits down with Cheryl Mettendorf from 6ABC to weigh in on how the phenomenon of… Read More


1 May

Getting to know May’s Featured Therapist, Emma Steiner, MSW, LCSW

What is your role at Council for Relationships? In addition to being a therapist, I am also the Associate Director… Read More

27 Apr

Video: The Greater Philadelphia Conference on Veteran’s Mental Health

This full-day event features some of the nation’s leading experts in military and Veteran behavioral health. Veterans, military families, Voluntary… Read More