Raphael Schondorf MSC

Certified Individual and Family Therapist, Trauma Therapist

ABOUT

Therapy should empower you with the tools to become your own therapist and lead a life that is more true to yourself. Offering personally tailored therapy to individuals, parents and children in a genuine, caring and supportive atmosphere, I work together with you to overcome past and present issues and find effective tools to move forward. Drawing upon cutting edge, evidence based treatment methods, including Internal Family Systems (IFS) and EMDR, together, we adapt therapy to suit your unique personality and needs.

Please feel free to contact me for a no cost, no commitment consultation to see whether I am the right fit for you. All contact with me is strictly confidential.


QUALIFICATIONS

Education:
University of North Texas

Year of Graduation:
2014

Years in Practice:
4


Additional Credentials:

EMDR Child and Adolescent - The European EMDR Association (2017)
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) - The Israel EMDR Institute (2016)
Counseling and Family Therapy - Family Institute at Neve Yerushalayim (2016)
Internal Family Systems (IFS) - The Center for Self Leadership (2015)
Mental Health and Family Studies - Family Institute at Neve Yerushalayim (2015)


FINANCES

Average cost per session
250-350 NIS

Insurance
None

Discounts Available
Sliding Scale, Free Consultation

DISTANCE COUNSELING

Skype

BLOG POSTS

THERAPY – To Go or Not to Go: An Open Letter to a Proud Man

November 9, 2016

I know that the idea of therapy has crossed your mind on more than one occasion. Perhaps it was when you were lying in bed wondering if you will ever break free from…. Perhaps it was after a particularly strenuous family visit, where certain painful realities about yourself and your family started becoming clear. Or maybe it was after a social gathering where you so desperately wanted to make contact with the people sitting next to you, but you couldn’t muster up the courage. Whatever the issue, if you considered therapy and then backed down because you wondered “what would my friends or family think about me if they knew I was seeing a therapist”, then this letter is addressed to you.

Parenting That Child

September 28, 2016

Summer break has come and gone and it’s back to work, school and the daily…





Last Updated: July 24, 2017

OFFICE LOCATION(S)

Rechov Avnei Nezer
Modiin Illit

Maalot Dafna
Jerusalem




052-765-3978

SPECIALTIES

Abuse, Addictions, Adjustments, Anxiety / Panic, Family Issues, Life Transitions, Parenting Issues / Training, Trauma / Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD, Psychosomatic Disorders, Self-Esteem, Spiritual Concerns, Stress Management

CLIENT FOCUS

Age
Children (ages 0-16), Adolescence (ages 16-21), Families, Men,
Languages
Hebrew, English

TREATMENT APPROACH

Internal Family Systems (IFS)
EMDR
Psychodynamic
Family Systems
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)