Jonathan Getz is a Licensed Professional Counselor from the Lehigh Valley in Pennsylvania. He specializes in working with people from adolescents to adults who struggle with emotional regulation. He has a lot of success helping individuals and families cope with anxiety, anger, and depression issues. Jonathan has extensive experience with school-age clients and their families and focuses on normalizing the student’s experience while helping the family support that student. While emotions are the focus of most people seeking therapy, Jonathan also likes to look at the client’s self-esteem, future goals, and resources.
Jonathan’s approach is rooted in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, an evidence-based approach that focuses on helping clients understand how their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors are interconnected so that they can begin to make a targeted change.
Jonathan’s main focus is to give the client their sense of self-control back. Along with hope and a better focus on their future, clients will begin to have confidence in their abilities to make smart choices and achieve better outcomes. Jonathan is focused on building a great rapport where each client feels comfortable and in control of their treatment. Everyone is respected as an individual with blessings and strengths that should be appreciated.
Jonathan has spent the past 20 years as a teacher, coach, husband, and father. He has found his passion is helping people accel towards their goals in school, work, relationships, and sports. He continues to grow every day from the experiences he has with his clients and appreciates all that this profession provides him.
Jonathan is sensitive to the world in the middle of a pandemic and offers several choices for remote teletherapy. He looks forward to engaging with you and finding a path towards your future goals.
Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.
Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
There is a no show fee of $60 if proper notice is not given.
Years of Experience: 19 years
Self employed, Outpatient Therapist, 2014 - Present
Penn Foundation, Outpatient Therapist , 2012 - 2015
The Impact Project, Mobile Therapist, clinical coordinator for SJP, 2005 - 2012
KidsPeace , Therapist, 2005 - 2005
Wilmington University, MS Community Counseling, 2005