Stephen is a psychotherapist who specializes in substance use and related co-occurring disorders.
Stephen’s practice employs elements of motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy and structural family therapy, and he is certified in Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy by the Albert Ellis Institute.
Stephen works with individuals, couples and families who are struggling with the painful reality of alcohol and drug addiction, and the psychological, emotional and relational issues that invariably accompany it. He will work with you to find your motivation to be sober, and help you to conceive and execute a plan to make it happen.
Stephen has worked in both inpatient and outpatient detox and rehab agencies, and he can help guide you through the confusing range of treatment options available to individuals and families in need. Stephen also possesses real world experience from his first career as a journalist and media business executive, and he understands well the pressures of modern urban life that can drive people into the arms of soothing substances. It is his privilege to help others in need. Stephen is a graduate of the Silver School of Social Work at New York University, Columbia Business School and the University of Pennsylvania.