Dr. Ascher specializes in treating substance use issues and other compulsive behaviors for high functioning adults utilizing evidence-based practices. Confidentiality and discreet care is of the utmost importance. He has years of experience working with heads of corporations, senior managers, attorneys, elected officials, government employees, entrepreneurs, physicians, dentists, veterinarians, psychologists, performing artists, professional athletes, and other public figures. Regardless of vocation, many of those suffering have an extraordinary ability to prevent their substance use from negatively affecting their job or career. Dr. Ascher also enjoys working with college students, graduate students and young professionals in the Philadelphia area who are motivated to reduce or abstain from substance use.
Dr. Ascher has extensive training, experience, and respect for the complexities in working with people recovering from addictions. He can provide medication management and/or therapy to individuals struggling with addiction. Dr. Ascher can also serve as a consultant to individuals and families when a loved one is struggling with substance use issues and other compulsive behaviors. In times of crisis, Dr. Ascher can respond quickly and will listen very carefully to your issues of concern and get a sense of your current needs and tailor his approach to you.
Dr. Ascher treats not only the addictive process but underlying emotional struggles as well such as depression, anxiety, trauma, learning issues, grief and attentional issues.
Dr. Ascher is happy to collaborate with any existing treatment providers, treatment centers, psychiatrists, physicians, psychologists, therapists, and recovery coaches that you are currently working with.
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Medication Management, Individual Therapy & Family Therapy
Due to a high volume of inquiries, Dr. Ascher may not be able to return phone calls, so please fill out the contact form on this website and Dr. Ascher will try his best to answer promptly. If the practice is full, Dr. Ascher will try his best to refer you to a trusted colleague based on your individual needs.
Dr. Ascher is a psychiatrist with offices in Philadelphia and the Main Line. To learn more about treatment and evaluation for addiction in Philadelphia, please reach out today.Please share this post!