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I could really use someone to talk to. My husband and I saw a therapist a couple of years ago, but I had a hard time connecting with her so I don't really want to call her again. A therapist who counsels both individuals and couples would be great. Money is tight, so if you know someone who has a sliding scale - even better!

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Have you checked with the Penn Council for Relationships? They have satellite offices and use a sliding scale.

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laura marshall is fabulous. she does both individual and couples counseling and does have a sliding scale. her insight is incredible and always well-timed.

there is tons of info on her site:
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A friend recommended someone in Souderton. I don't know if she has a sliding scale or not. If Souderton is a reasonable distance from you, PM me & I'll give you her name & number.

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I found my wonderful Chicago therapist via this site.

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Joanne Fleisher is in Philly. She's an imago therapist (which you can find at - great style of couples therapy). She uses a sliding scale, and is very warm and personable. She's also very openminded, and is not going to have an issue with attachment parenting or otherwise-alternative families.

Phone: 215 248-0844
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