• Evidence-based treatment
    offered with empathy and humor.


    Life isn’t always easy. Sometimes, even the strongest people amongst us need a little bit of help to work through some of life’s more challenging problems. Everyone has battles to fight and hurdles to overcome at some point. Whether you struggle with anxiety, depression, self-esteem, or any other issue, you should know that there is hope for a better tomorrow.

    Although the world is full of suffering, it is full also of the overcoming of it. - Helen Keller

    You might be initially hesitant to seek out help and support for personal matters, but when you do, you will feel confident that you are taking a courageous first step towards getting to a better place and being a better you.

    If you’re interested in becoming a better, happier, more fulfilled you,
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    Who is Joanne Perilstein?

    Dr. Joanne Perilstein is a practicing psychologist in the Philadelphia specializing in treating adults with depression, anxiety and stress. using a variety of theoretical orientations depending upon the need of the individual, her approach is seasoned with empathy and humor. She works closely with her clients to provide them with the tools to manage or master what was previously problematic.

    Her credentials include a Ph.D. from Northwestern University and a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the center of Cognitive Therapy at The University of Pennsylvania. In the years since, she became totally blind in 2000, she has expanded her education and gained training in hypnosis, pain control, positive psychology and meditation.