Dr. Ascher specializes in treating substance use issues and other compulsive behaviors for high functioning and motivated adults utilizing evidence-based practices. Confidentiality and discreet care is of the utmost importance. He has 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 substance use problems. 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.
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