Dr. Cindy N. Ariel

Psychologist

(215) 592-1333
My psychotherapy practice, Alternative Choices, includes a small group of experienced and dedicated mental health professionals. We offer an alternative to large, impersonal mental health settings, and a personalized approach that encompasses current evidence-based and traditional treatment. I work primarily with individuals and couples who are struggling with life's difficulties. My personal specialties include relationship issues, anxiety, depression and grieving. My new book, Loving Someone with Asperger's Syndrome: Understanding and Connecting with Your Partner, was just released on March 1, 2012.
Alternative Choices includes a Special Families Resource Center, and specializes in helping families address the difficult challenges involved in having a member with a disability or chronic illness. One of our most recent projects, a book of essays entitled 'Voices from the Spectrum', was released in February 2006.
Call or Email Dr. Cindy Ariel for a free phone consultation now - (215) 592-1333

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Temple University
  • Year Graduated: 1992
  • License No. and State: PS005464L Pennsylvania

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $170 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans:

  • Aetna
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Out of Network

Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit .

Dr. Cindy N. Ariel's groups

Asperger's partner couples group

Ongoing groups for adults in a relationship where one partner has autism or Asperger's syndrome.

More about this group

Children's therapy groups

These groups are ongoing for various age groups from 3 through 14 and focus on development and socio-emotional issues of childhood. Call for specific times which depend upon appropriate age group.

More about this group

Loving Someone with Asperger's Syndrome

This is an ongoing group for adults in an intimate relationship with a partner who has an autism spectrum condition. Issues and challenges involved in such a relationship is the focus and participants work together for support and creative solutions.

More about this group

Location

319 Vine Street
Suite 110
PhiladelphiaPennsylvania 19106
(215) 592-1333
Email Me

Specialties

  • Relationship Issues
  • Depression
  • Asperger's Syndrome

Issues:

  • ADHD
  • Autism
  • Coping Skills
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Divorce
  • Infertility
  • Parenting

Sexuality:

  • Bisexual Issues
  • Lesbian Issues
  • Gay Issues

Client Focus

Age:

  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Categories:

  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transsexual Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation:

  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Psychodynamic

Modality:

  • Couples
  • Family
  • Group

Nearby Areas

Last Modified: 27 Dec 2013