Maintaining Self-Love While Dealing With a Mental Illness

October 30, 2019

Erica Rand, LCSW, MEd, works with individuals and couples in our Center City and University City offices. Read on to learn her suggestions on maintaining self-love. Depression, anxiety, and other…

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Featured Therapist for October, Erica Rand

October 2, 2019

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our Staff Therapists. This month’s Featured Therapist is Erica Rand, LCSW, MEd, who joined our staff in 2019. Learn about Erica in…

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Creating Intimacy: Ways to Reconnect with Your Partner

September 19, 2019

Brittany Kurdewan, LMFT, works with individuals, couples, and families in our Center City office. Read on to learn her suggestions for reconnecting with your partner.  September is usually a month…

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Featured Therapist for September, Brittany Kurdewan

September 3, 2019

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our Staff Therapists. This month’s Featured Therapist, Brittany Kurdewan, LMFT, joined our staff in 2019. Learn about Brittany in the interview below!…

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Back to School on the Right Foot

August 21, 2019

Lynne Raju, MS, LMFT works with parents and children in Exton, Pennsylvania. Read on to learn how to prepare your children for a prosperous school year.  Children will be back…

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This Month’s Featured Therapist, Lynne Raju

August 1, 2019

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our staff therapists on the blog. This month’s Featured Therapist Lynne Raju, MS, LMFT, joined our staff in early 2019. Get to…

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Understanding Post-Partum Depression

July 30, 2019

Dr. Jane Summers is the Medical Director at Council for Relationships, and founding Director of Women’s Psychological Health Services. Having specialized in women’s behavioral health throughout her career, Dr. Summers’…

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Featured Therapists – Therapists of Women’s Psychological Health Services

July 2, 2019

Every month, Council for Relationships features our staff therapists on the blog. This month, we feature the therapists of our Women’s Psychological Health Services program. Read on to get to…

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How to Cope with Mental Illness as a Family

June 26, 2019

Earlier this month, my family participated in the second annual Move for Mental Health Charity Bike Ride and Walk at Laurel Acres Park in Mt. Laurel, NJ. Move for Mental…

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June’s Featured Therapist, Kathy Meline

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our staff therapists on the blog. This month’s Featured Therapist Kathy Meline, MEd, MFT, joined our staff in early 2019. Get to…

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Meet Courtney Bradis, May’s Featured Therapist

May 2, 2019

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our staff therapists on the blog. This month’s Featured Therapist Courtney Bradis, MFT, joined our staff in 2018. Get to know more…

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Introducing Featured Staff Therapist Allen-Michael Lewis

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our staff therapists on the blog. This month’s Featured Therapist Allen-Michael Lewis joined our staff in 2018. Get to know more about Allen…

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Introducing Featured Therapist Alexander Coleman

February 1, 2019

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our staff therapists on the blog. This month’s Featured Therapist Alexander Coleman is a graduate of our Post-Graduate Certificate Program. Get to…

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New Year, New Me? Tips for Maintaining New Year’s Resolutions

January 24, 2019

This is the week of Blue Monday – supposedly the most depressing day of the year, and the day when many people give up on their New Year’s resolutions. Read…

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January’s Featured Therapist Sara Samuels

January 1, 2019

Every month, Council for Relationships features one of our staff therapists on the blog. This month’s Featured Therapist Sara Samuels, MFT joined our staff in the fall of 2018. Get…

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Introducing December’s Featured Therapist, Amy Jones

December 1, 2018

Amy Jones is a certified couples and family therapist and a licensed social worker with over 10 years of experience working with individuals, families, and communities in the Philadelphia area. After…

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November Featured Therapist, Lisa Handler

November 1, 2018

Lisa Handler, PhD, MFT joined Council for Relationships in 2018 after completing the Post-Graduate Certificate Program. Learn more about Lisa’s background and approach in the intro below.  Tell us a little…

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Introducing Featured Therapist Sarah Epstein, MFT

October 1, 2018

Sarah Epstein, MFT is a graduate of our Master’s in Family Therapy Program in partnership with Thomas Jefferson University, and a part time staff therapist at Council for Relationships Center…

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Dr. Rita DeMaria, September’s Featured Therapist

September 4, 2018

Every month, Council for Relationships highlights one of our Staff Therapists on the Expert Voices blog. Rita DeMaria, PhD, LMFT, CST was named this month’s featured Staff Therapist. Learn more about…

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Meet August’s Featured Staff Therapist, Elyse Stein Batoff

Every month, Council for Relationships highlights one of our Staff Therapists on the Expert Voices blog. Elyse Stein Batoff, MA, LMFT was named this month’s featured Staff Therapist. Learn more about Elyse in…

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Introducing July’s Featured Therapist, Caitlin Rice

June 29, 2018

Every month, Council for Relationships highlights one of our Staff Therapists on the Expert Voices blog. Caitlin Rice, MSS, LCSW was named this month’s featured Staff Therapist. Learn more about Caitlin in…

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