Therapy in Philadelphia
Located in Center City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Center for Growth is staffed by licensed, professional Caucasian, African American and Chinese therapists (marriage and family therapists, counseling practitioners, psychotherapists and social workers) who specialize in family therapy, marriage counseling, couples counseling, imago therapy, play therapy (PT), sex therapy (ST) , and individual therapy. The staff offer psychological counseling to children, adolescents and adults who struggle with Anger (AMT), Anxiety (AT), Chronic Pain (including Blebs Disease), Autism, Depression (D), Eating Disorders (ED), gambling, grief (GT), Pregnancy (P) / Postpartum Related Issues (P), Sexual Function (SEX) and Relationship Problems (RP). We have on-going support groups (and psycho-educational workshops) for a) people living with herpes 2) people living with Blebs 3) Have experienced unexpected Loss 4) Unexpectedly Single (separation, divorced, failed long term relationships), 5) Struggle with Anxiety or Depression. Lastly, we serve as consulltants in Philadelphia and the surrounding regions, including the Main Line, Montgomery County, Bucks County, Chester County, Cherry Hill, NJ, Mercer County, Burlington County, Camden County, and Gloucester.
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Featured tip: Causes of Prenatal and Postpartum Depression
Prenatal and postpartum depression are considered to be a type of mood disorder.
Prenatal depression and postpartum depression are caused by a combination of hormonal changes and life stressors.
During pregnancy women's bodies experience a tremendous amount of physical change, including a steadily increasing amount of hormones. The increase in hormones, causes some women to experience rapid mood changes. Physical changes include on average, gaining 25-30 pounds of weight, which makes… read more