Alan Ickowitz

City: Dunedin, FL
State: Florida
Tel: 813-412-8306
License Name:

Langyages:

English

Office Address:

Therapy Specialties: 

  • Abandonment
  • Abuse / Abuse Survivor Issues
  • Academic Concerns
  • Addictions and Compulsions
  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Aging and Geriatric Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Bipolar
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Cancer
  • Caregiver Issues / Stress
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency / Dependency
  • Communication Problems
  • Compulsive Spending / Shopping
  • Control Issues
  • Creative Blocks
  • Depression
  • Disability
  • Dissociation
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Drug and Alcohol Addiction
  • Eating and Food Issues
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Emotional Overwhelm
  • Emptiness
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Fear
  • Forgiveness
  • Gambling Addiction
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Habits
  • Health / Illness / Medical Issues
  • Helplessness / Victimhood
  • Identity Issues
  • Inadequacy
  • Inattention, Impulsivity, and Hyperactivity (ADHD)
  • Individuation
  • Infidelity / Affair Recovery
  • Internet Addiction
  • Irritability
  • Isolation
  • LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) Issues
  • Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance
  • Men's Issues
  • Midlife Crisis / Midlife Transition
  • Mood Swings / Mood Disturbance
  • Obsessions and Compulsions (OCD)
  • Panic
  • Parenting
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Prejudice / Discrimination
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Religious Issues
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Confidence
  • Self-Criticism
  • Self-Doubt
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Harm
  • Self-Love
  • Sensitivity to Criticism
  • Shame
  • Social Anxiety / Phobia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trust Issues
  • Values Clarification
  • Women's Issues
  • Workplace Issues
  • Worry
  • Worthlessness
  • Young Adult Issues
  • Modality:

  • Clinical Supervision
  • Coaching
  • Individual Therapy & Counseling
  • Marriage, Couples, or Relationship Counseling
  • Telehealth
  • Payments Accepted:

    My Approach to Helping

    My practice is dedicated to providing the highest quality and professionally competent psychotherapy to adults, couples and adolescents with compassion and respect for each client’s humanity and individuality. I believe in a collaborative process where we work together to determine what approach will be utilized to give clients the best opportunity to successfully address their concerns. I provide clients with information and education about a variety of treatment orientations for a wide range of problems or challenges. This allows clients to actively participate in an informed manner in choosing an approach that we determine is likely to be the most beneficial.

    More Info About My Practice

    When beginning a course of psychotherapy with me, clients can expect to be involved in a professional relationship based upon our collaboration that will allow me to experience their psychological and emotional world. It is a relationship where clients can expect to have my undivided attention to assist them in developing a greater understanding and respect for their thoughts and feelings, and to help them find ways to overcome the challenges they face in order to achieve emotional growth and well being.

    My View on the Purpose of Psychotherapy

    The purpose of psychotherapy is to provide assistance to a person who is either suffering in ways that they cannot seem to overcome on their own, or who find themselves unable to obtain the life fulfillment they seek.

    What I Love about Being a Psychotherapist

    My love and passion for being a therapist and for psychotherapy stems from my core values as a person and my beliefs about the purpose of life in general. It is my belief that living our lives most fully and meaningfully is about the healthy relatedness and connection that can be obtained between people. A large part of this connection can be found when one person’s efforts to help another provides growth and fulfillment to both. To be in a position to offer assistance to others in a professionally competent way, is to be incredibly fortunate. In what other way could I possibly spend my time that would provide a greater sense of meaning and enrichment?

    Client Focus (Age)

  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Elders
  • Treatment Orientation

  • Anger Management
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Existential Psychotherapy
  • Imago Relationship Therapy (IRT)
  • Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy (ISTDP)
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET)
  • Psychoanalysis / Modern Psychoanalysis
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational Psychotherapy
  • Self Psychology
  • Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT)
  • Services Fee

    Billing and Insurance:

    I don’t currently accept insurance, but I can provide documentation if clients wish to submit to an insurance company for “out of network” benefit coverage

    Fees: $180.00 Per Session

    I am able to provide telebehavioral psychotherapy via telephone or video conferencing when appropriate. If you are interested in this service, please let me know when you contact me for your initial consultation.

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