Dr. Heck is a licensed psychologist practicing in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of northwest Philadelphia. She specializes in psychotherapy for adults with a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, grief, stress, identity issues, relationship problems, and life transitions. She typically works with individuals, couples, and parent-infant pairs.
Dr. Heck has extensive training in a variety of psychotherapy approaches and techniques, including psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral, existential, gestalt, relational, and humanistic therapies. Although she tends to favor a psychodynamic approach, she likes to combine what she knows in a way that suits each person. She will work with you to find a style that is simultaneously comfortable for you and also effective at helping you to reach your goals.
Please take a moment to explore Dr. Heck's website. If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to contact her by phone or e-mail.
Check Dr. Heck's "Podcasts and Links" page for recent episodes of her routine guest appearances as the "in-house therapist" on G'Town Radio, as well as for a link to her blog!
Read a WHYY Newsworks article citing Dr. Heck's perspective on bad habits and how to break them.
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