Emmalee Bierly, MFT is a Marriage and Family Therapist with a specialization in increasing intimacy within couples, increasing and fostering self-esteem and self-worth, and coping with life-stage transitions. Emmalee has a positive and grounded personality, which she uses in her approach with her clients to cultivate a comfortable therapeutic environment. Her bold and active approach helps clients to gain awareness into their patterns of behaviors and implement change to achieve the relationships and life they desire. As a trained systemic therapist, Emmalee strives to collaborate with her clients to help each person understand themselves within the context of their life experiences. Her professional training included a concentration and specialization in Sex Therapy and she is skilled at helping clients be comfortable with what may be a delicate subject for many. Emmalee considers it a privilege to assist clients in understanding how their past experiences may be impacting their current functioning, to live more fully in the present, and to develop ways to cope with life situations that may involve establishing new ways of behaving, thinking and feeling.
Increasing Intimacy within Couples
Couples Coping with Infidelity
Fostering Self-Worth and Increasing Self-Esteem
Family or Relationship Conflicts
Services Emmalee Provides:
Emmalee’s process involves first getting to know you as an individual and unique person and than tailoring a flexible therapeutic approach to best fit your individual personality. Therapy is not one-size-fits all.
Emmalee is skilled at using her grounded and active personality to promote a safe environment that is encouraging, supportive, and non-judgmental.
Skilled at talking about what may be uncomfortable topics and helping her clients to feel comfortable when coming to therapy
Works collaboratively with a client to help them achieve a better self-understanding, acceptance, and connection with others in their lives.
Bachelors in Human Development and Family Studies, Penn State University
Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy with a specialization in Sex Therapy, Thomas Jefferson University
Council for Relationships – University City and Center City, Philly PA
The West Chester Therapy Group – Individual, Relationship, and Family Therapist and Coach
Office Telephone: (484) 266-7143
Fax: (484) 887-8298