Dr. Valerie Braunstein
Dr. Valerie Braunstein is a licensed psychologist who offers supportive, evidence-based treatment for children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. She maintains a private practice in Center City Philadelphia and is a staff psychologist at Council for Relationships. Dr. Braunstein is a skilled psychologist with specialized experience in the assessment and treatment of a wide range of problems. Her areas of specialization include anxiety disorders (e.g., social anxiety, separation anxiety, selective mutism, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, phobias, and generalized anxiety disorder), depression, ADHD, behavioral problems, relationship and intimacy issues, parenting, and trauma.
Dr. Madeline May
Madeleine (Maddy) May, MFT, is a couple and family therapist and sex therapist who believes the way we connect with one another is the key to understanding ourselves at a deeper level. Maddy has worked with individuals (both children and adults), couples, and families in a variety of settings including private practice, support groups, the non-profit sector, and corrections facilities. She uses an empathic, collaborative approach to meet clients where they are and to help them explore systemic dynamics as they relate to current issues and the clients’ overarching goals. Her professional aim is to help clients identify what would make life more satisfying.