William  Golden

William Golden

He/Him/His

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Pennsylvania Accepting Online
Saint Martins Accepting In-person
Updated September 10, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Career counseling
  • Performance anxiety
  • Creative blocks & writer's block
  • Work stress

Professional statement

Bill Golden is a Licensed Professional Counselor located in Philadelphia, PA. Bill supports clients who suffer from depression, anxiety, and a general loss of direction. Bill helps clients take a look at the aspects of life that do not serve them and make decisions on how to make changes for a healthier lifestyle. Bill also helps those who would like to find more direction for relationship conflicts or low self-esteem.

Bill’s approach to therapy includes many coaching elements. This includes encouragement while identifying the problem - and taking steps towards fixing the problem. By figuring out the root cause of discomfort or distress, Bill helps clients figure out the next steps in their lives to find peace. Bill is passionate about providing culturally-sensitive services for all members of the community.

Bill earned his Master’s degree from Chestnut Hill College. His background includes many instances of major decision-making, giving him experience in making life-changing moves for the betterment of his life. From these experiences, Bill enjoys working with young adults who need direction in their careers and development into adulthood.


Message to clients

Are you noticing that life is becoming increasingly difficult and seemingly overloading you with anxiety? Are you finding it harder and harder to cope with life’s stressors as you struggle to maintain and excel in your career? Or are you finding it exceedingly challenging to get started on your career path? Navigating the waters of the current workforce can be extremely frustrating and cause feelings of apprehension and dismay in all of us. There are times that it becomes increasingly important to have someone to turn to for support in times of despair. Proper guidance is crucial when there’s a lack of direction in our lives.

It’s important to have support at times of doubt to help in life's decision-making process. You will find this process a safe and effective way to work through personal and career challenges. Together we will address issues and make changes necessary to create your path forward in business and life. Your past will not define your future!


Specialties

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

Career counseling - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying career goals and implementing steps toward building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance

Performance anxiety - Underperforming, due exclusively to anxiety

Creative blocks & writer's block - Setting goals and creating road maps to move beyond perfectionism, procrastination, and self-doubt; building self-awareness and skills to accomplish goals and fuel creativity

Work stress - Managing overwhelming stress and expectations; increasing effective ways of restoring and maintaining emotional stability and health; addressing challenging relationships with coworkers and bosses




Clientele

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

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Optum

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $130 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $75 - $130
  • Initial session: $130 (50min)
  • 30 Minutes Session: $75 (30min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

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:

  • Super billing
  • Courtesy billing
  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Check
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
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 9am - 7pm
  • Tue 9am - 7pm
  • Wed 9am - 7pm
  • Thu 9am - 7pm
  • Fri 9am - 5pm
  • Sat 9am - 1pm
  • Sun Closed

Saint Martins practice
7801 Winston rd, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118
Accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Tue 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Thu 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Fri 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 13 years

Therapist in Private Practice , Psychotherapist , 2009 - Present
Blue Bell Counseling and Wellness Group, Owner and Therapist , 2017 - 2019
Hill Counseling, Owner and Therapist, 2015 - 2017
Abington Memorial Hospital , IOP Therapist, 2013 - 2014
Northwest Human Services , Outpatient Therapist , 2012 - 2013
Horizons Behavioral Health, Mobile Therapist, 2009 - 2012
Temple Hospital , Mental Health Worker, 2008 - 2009

Chestnut Hill College , Masters of Science , 2008
Boston University , Bachelors in History , 2003


Licensure

Pennsylvania: PC006466


Languages

English