Joanne Marcone, Pharm.D., LPC

Psychotherapist and Substance Abuse Counselor

Individual, Couples, Family Therapy

Psychodynamic Therapy

Public Speaking Presentations​​

Reduced Rate Presentations: I provide brief presentations to religious organizations, Stephen Ministry groups, Schools, or Community Organizations at a significantly reduced rate.

Topics Include:

  • Topics pertaining to Mental Illness such as Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Grief, Suicidal Ideation (thoughts, gestures,) 
  • Alcoholiism - Addiction: Topics include:
    •  Difference between abuse and addiction
    •  Suggestions for helping a friend, coworker, or child with an substance use disorder.
    • Is addiction  really a disease? 
    • Generally information about 12-steps (AA, NA, etc); Types of treatment (rehabs) available; how to support family members
  • Eating Disorders:What is difference between an eating disorder and "disordered eating" or "unusual eating habils." What to do if you suspect a friend or family member has an eating disorder
  • Wellness: The eight behaviors that contribute to Wellness
  • Long-term consequences of a stressful life-style and "How to minimize the effects of daily stress" - 
  • What is mental illness?  Interactive discussion about every day life topics such as: When does "worry" become "anxiety"; or "sadness" become "depression"; or a "diet" become an "eating disorder"
  • How to find a Therapist? and What is the Best Therapy? Brief explanation of the different types of therapeutic models such a Psychodynamic Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), EMDR and how to select a model to treat a psychological disorder.

If you are interested in hearing about another topic, give me a call - If I cannot do the presentations I will try to refer you to someone who can.