Raphael Schondorf MSC

Psychotherapist

Certified Individual and Family Therapist
Trauma Therapist
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OFFICE LOCATION(S)

  • Rechov Avnei Nezer
  • Modiin Illit
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  • Rechov Midbar Sinai
  • Jerusalem
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Raphael Schondorf MSC

Psychotherapist

Certified Individual and Family Therapist
Trauma Therapist

OFFICE LOCATION(S)

  • Rechov Avnei Nezer
  • Modiin Illit
  •  
  •  
  • Rechov Midbar Sinai
  • Jerusalem
  •  
  •  

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

Degree Education Year of Graduation
MSC University of North Texas 2014

Degree
MSC

Education
University of North Texas

Year of Graduation
2014

Years in Practice

7

Additional Credentials:

Internal Family Systems (IFS) Level 2 - The Center for Self Leadership (2019)

EMDR Child and Adolescent - The European EMDR Association (2017)

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Level 1 & 2 - 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

Telephone Counseling, Online Therapy

BLOG POSTS

Going to Therapy: A Hop of Faith

Jan 28, 2018

Sure, your therapist will encourage you to be open, and he will reassure you that you can trust him. But how can you be sure?


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

Nov 09, 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

Sep 28, 2016

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


Learn more about GHI's verification of therapists here.

PRIMARY SPECIALTIES

Abuse
Family Issues
Self-Esteem
Stress Management
Trauma / Post Traumatic Stress Disorder PTSD

ADDITIONAL SPECIALITIES

Addictions
Adjustments
Anger Management
Anxiety / Panic
Behavioral Issues
Child and/or Adolescent Issues
Grief
Life Transitions
Parenting Issues / Training
Phobias
Psychosomatic Disorders

CLIENT FOCUS

Age

Children
Families
Men

Languages

Hebrew
English

TREATMENT APPROACH

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR)
Family Systems Therapy
Internal Family Systems (IFS)
Psychodynamic Therapy
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR)

SERVICES OFFERED

Hadrachat Horim
Individual Therapy

PROUD PARTICIPANT


Therapist's Experience with Gap Year Students

Working with Yeshiva and University students since 2015, Raphael specializes in the treatment of a wide range of issues, including acute and complex trauma, relationship issues, faith related issues, anxiety and addictions. EMDR, IFS and more.

BLOG POSTS

Going to Therapy: A Hop of Faith

Jan 28, 2018

Sure, your therapist will encourage you to be open, and he will reassure you that you can trust him. But how can you be sure?


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

Nov 09, 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

Sep 28, 2016

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


Learn more about GHI's verification of therapists here