Patricia Martin, Therapist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania — Zencare
Patricia  Martin

Patricia Martin

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC Practice: Grow Therapy
Pennsylvania Accepting Online
Rittenhouse Square Not Accepting In-person
Updated November 8, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Child mental health
  • Adolescent mental health
  • Family issues
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Professional statement

I have the experience to help with the stress of today's world. This experience helps me understand and empathize with clients’ situations and so can offer real world help. I believe you to be an active participant in therapy, I am not here to tell you how to run your life. I am here to help you find your own path.


Message to clients

Are you feeling overwhelmed? Are you finding you are not as happy as you should be? Are there negative thoughts that intrude in your daily life?

I am here to help you figure out what you need to do to be your best self. Everyone can use an objective voice to help them work out whatever is going on in their lives. Sometimes relief can begin just by deciding that a little help won’t hurt.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Child mental health - Specialized strategies for common childhood disorders including attention issues, attachment problems, behavioral disorders, learning disorders, autism spectrum diagnoses, and feeding or elimination issues.

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

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Reducing unwanted intrusive thoughts and rituals by gradually building comfort and confidence facing difficult fears, thoughts, and emotions




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $100 (60min)
  • Initial session: $100 (60min)

Additional session information

Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Pennsylvania)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 7 AM to 9 PM
  • Tue 7 AM to 9 PM
  • Wed 7 AM to 9 PM
  • Thu 7 AM to 9 PM
  • Fri 7 AM to 9 PM
  • Sat 7 AM to 9 PM
  • Sun 7 AM to 9 PM

Rittenhouse Square practice
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years

Foundation Behavioral Health, Mobile Therapist, 2009 - Present

Chestnut Hill College, MS Clinical and Counseling Psychology, 2008


Licensure

Pennsylvania: PC011871


Languages

English