We can recommend the following professionals for other services you may need.

They are individual practitioners offering specialties outside our scope. They are not employed or contracted with Alkira Marriage and Family Therapy, PC.

Paul Prescott, PhD

 

Paul PrescottPaul Prescott is a professional ethicist and professor who serves clients as a philosophical counselor. When not serving clients, he holds appointments as a Part-Time Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy at Syracuse University, and a Lecturer in the Department of Bioethics and Humanities at Upstate Medical University.

As a philosophical counselor, Paul serve those in need of a different kind of guidance than that provided by mental health professionals. Many problems in life are ethical, intellectual, professional, or even spiritual, rather than psychological. Paul provides a safe, supportive environment in which clients can explore issues of concern to them. He also supports the work of mental health professionals by addressing ethical and intellectual challenges which can interfere with therapeutic progress.

 

 

Andrea Przybylski, MS, LMHC, CCPT

Andrea Przybylski graduated with a Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from The State University of New York at Oswego. She has recently returned to Oswego as an Adjunct Professor teaching Orientation and Ethics in Mental Health Counseling. Since graduating from Oswego, Andrea obtained her license to practice Mental Health Counseling in New York State. She also received a special certification in Child Centered Play Therapy (CCPT) in working with children under 10 years old. She has attended several continuing education workshops with regards to working with sexually traumatized children/adolescents, using alternative therapies with adolescents, treating Depression and Bi-Polar, the link between substance abuse and eating disorders, and trauma, PTSD, & traumatic grief. Additionally, Andrea continues to further her education by taking the necessary steps to be a Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC). She has worked with people recovering from a variety of mental health and substance abuse disorders.