Tracy has extensive experience working with families as a preschool teacher, ministry head, and as a wife and parent of teenagers. Her passion is seeing individuals, couples, and families thrive. With compassion and connection, she offers hope for clients to grow; healing wounds and relationships. Addressing anxiety and depression from trauma is a strength of Tracy’s in addition to working with sexuality and sexual addiction including partner support. She is skilled at helping clients with emotion regulation, creating connections, and moving forward in life. She also delights in walking alongside clients on their faith journey as interested. Tracy enjoys reading, swimming, cooking, travel, and her family.

Mental Health Therapist

Tracy Y. Defina, PhD

  • Training towards LMFT licensure - in progress

  • PA Elementary Education Certification

Credentials:
  • Life Transitions

  • Marriage

  • Parenting

  • Relationships

  • Trauma

  • Infertility

  • Sexuality

  • Sex Addiction

  • Families

  • Couples

  • Children

Specialties:
Tracy Y. Defina, PhD

West Chester, Downingtown, Telehealth

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Marriage & Family Therapy

Eastern University

Masters of Education (M.Ed.)

Cabrini College

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

International Relations & French

University of Richmond

  • American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT)

  • Christian Association for Psychological Studies (CAPS)