This page aims to provide useful online resources to support our clients and the community in their mental health, social health, and general wellness goals. These materials are not to be used as a substitute for therapy, and they may not be effective or sufficient to address an individual's particular needs or concerns on these topics. Please reach out to us at the button below to schedule a counseling session with one of our professional therapists to ensure you receive the help you need.
THE INFORMATION PRESENTED ON THIS PAGE SHOULD NOT BE USED AS A SUBSTITUTE FOR PROFESSIONAL HEALTHCARE OR MENTAL HEALTH CARE OR CONSULTATION OR CRISIS INTERVENTION. YOU SHOULD NOT RELY ON THIS PAGE AND THE INFORMATION CONTAINED HEREIN AS A SUBSTITUTE, NOR DOES IT REPLACE, PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL OR PSYCHOLOGICAL ADVICE, DIAGNOSIS, OR TREATMENT. IF YOU HAVE ANY CONCERNS OR QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR PHYSICAL OR MENTAL HEALTH, YOU SHOULD ALWAYS CONSULT WITH A PHYSICIAN, MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL, OR QUALIFIED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL. DO NOT DISREGARD, AVOID, OR DELAY OBTAINING MEDICAL, PSYCHOLOGICAL, OR HEALTH RELATED ADVICE FROM YOUR QUALIFIED MENTAL AND/OR PHYSICAL HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS BECAUSE OF SOMETHING YOU MAY HAVE READ ON THIS PAGE. IF YOU NEED IMMEDIATE ASSISTANCE OR ADDITIONAL SERVICES, PLEASE CALL 911 OR CONSULT A DOCTOR OR A LICENSED MEDICAL OR MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL. ALL CONTENT PRESENTED ON THIS PAGE IS FOR GENERAL INFORMATION PRUPOSES ONLY. NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES ARE MADE WITH RESPECT TO THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENTS ON OR THROUGH THIS PAGE, AND THE PEACEMAKER CENTER INC. SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE PEACEMAKER CENTER INC. DOES NOT RECOMMEND, ENDORSE, OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION ABOUT THE EFFICACY, APPROPRIATENESS, OR SUITABILITY OF ANY SPECIFIC TEXTS, PRODUCTS, PROCEDURES, TREATMENTS, SERVICES, OPINIONS, HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS OR OTHER INFORMATION THAT MAY BE CONTAINED ON OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS PAGE. DEVELOPMENTS IN MEDICAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL RESEARCH MAY IMPACT THE HEALTH AND WELLNESS ADVICE WHICH APPEARS ON OR THROUGH THIS PAGE. NO ASSURANCE CAN BE GIVEN THAT THE ADVICE OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THIS PAGE WILL ALWAYS INCLUDE THE MOST RECENT FINIDNGS OR DEVELOPMENTS WITH RESPECT TO THE PARTICULAR MATERIAL. THE USE OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIED ON THIS PAGE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK AND DISCRETION. THE PEACEMAKER CENTER INC. ACCEPTS NO LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY ARRISING OUT OF THE USE OF THE MATERIAL CONTAIN HEREIN, AND MAKE NO WARRANY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT OT THE CONTENTS IN OR THROUGH THIS PAGE. THE PEACEMAKER CENTER INC. SPECIFICALLY DISCLAIS ALL RESPONSIBILITY OR ANY LIABILITY, LOSS OR RISK, PERSONAL OR OTHERWISE, WHICH IS INCURRED AS A CONSEQUENCE, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, OF THE USE AND APPLICATION OF ANY OF THE CONTENTS ON THIS PAGE. IF YOU THINK YOU ARE HAVING A MEDICAL OR MENTAL HEALTH EMERGENCY, CALL YOUR QUALIFIED HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL, OR 911, IMMEDIATELY.
Crises & Emergencies
Dial 988 to reach the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. When people call, text, or chat 988, they will be connected to trained counselors who will listen, understand how their problems are affecting them, provide support, and connect them to resources if necessary. This number is active across the United States.
If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis in Chester County, please call 610-280-3270 or walk-in to 469 Creamery Way, Exton, PA 19341. Valley Creek Crisis Center is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Dori Middleman, MD, is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College and Temple University School of Medicine. She has been in private practice as a psychiatrist since 1992. She is board certified in child and adult psychiatry.
Sanare Today offers mental health Intensive Outpatient (IOP) for ages 10 and up. IOP is for individuals in crisis or who are struggling with maintaining emotional stability. At Sanare Today, IOP groups are held 4 days a week to provide more support and direction than traditional outpatient care. Each group session runs for 2 ¼ hours. Family support groups are scheduled weekly or every other week.
Grief & Loss
A talk provided by several therapists and the Director of the Peacemaker Center, Judy Reid, on the topics of dealing with grief, feelings of guilt, preventing suicide, and providing care to those who are hurting.
A child and family grief center. A Haven partners with you and your family to gather and weave together support, coping skills, and grief education. Their focus is to support and equip adults to lead their children through grief in a healthy trust-building way and navigate grief together as a family.
Marriage & Relationships
More than 4,000,000 couples have prepared for marriage or enriched their relationship through taking the Prepare/Enrich assessment and working with a Certified Facilitator. The assessment itself has been proven to improve relationship satisfaction; however there is something extraordinary about the relationship a Facilitator develops with a couple that truly helps the couple grow more than they would on their own. A few therapists at The Peacemaker Center are certified to offer this assessment.
The 5 Love Languages® is a simple and effective way to strengthen your connections, so you can experience greater joy and harmony in all of your relationships. Join the millions of people strengthening their relationships with The 5 Love Languages®.
Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-Centered, 12-Step recovery program for anyone struggling with a hurt, hang-up, and habit of any kind. It is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that can control out lives.
Fight the New Drug is a non-religious, non-legislative, non-profit organization that exists to raise awareness on the harmful effects of pornography using only science, facts, and personal accounts.
Please call 1-888-711-6270 or 610-431-1430 to talk to someone 24 hours a day, seven days a week – holidays and weekends. This hotline can be used to get additional information about our services, referrals to other services, or just talk to someone about your experiences so you feel less alone.
All services are free and confidential. If you are not ready to disclose abuse or receive additional services, you may make your hotline call anonymously.
DVCCC is committed to empowering survivors of domestic abuse through providing information and supporting them as they reclaim their lives. DVCCC provides services at our main, confidentially located site and satellite sites in Coatesville, Kennett Square, Oxford, and Phoenixville. Services are available in English and Spanish. The mission of the Domestic Violence Center of Chester County is to reduce, remedy, and prevent domestic violence in Chester County.
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