Are You Stressed, Anxious, Or Overwhelmed?
Is Your Marriage In Crisis?
I work with individuals, couples, and families to teach them natural and lasting solutions to improve their quality of life through proven and scientific techniques including solution-focused psychotherapy, neuroscience, biofeedback, and relationship & sex therapy.
Clients often experience significant benefits within 3-5 sessions. Private Therapy Retreats are also available for faster results.
Break Your Negative Cycles
Create Positive Change
Whether you have personal stress or your marriage and family are in crisis, there is hope. I have helped many individuals and couples repair their relationships and create a life of more peace and fulfillment.
Relationships require skills that most people are never taught. Learn how you can have a fulfilling and successful relationship for years to come.
Modern life creates a lot of stress with multiple demands for your time and energy. Learn how to improve flexibility, control, and resiliency in your life.
Some of the issues I can help help with are:
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Relaxation & Relationship Psychologist
My name is Dr David Helfand. My training in neuroscience, psychology, relationship skills, meditation, and yoga, allows me to quickly identify why people are caught in negative cycles and then teach them skills to create positive changes.
Serving New England & Beyond
LifeWise is a private psychology and wellness office founded by Dr David Helfand. It is located in downtown Danvers, MA and serves local residents of the North Shore of Boston, Greater New England, and anyone else who is looking for natural treatments. Services can be provided in person or via video chat.
Online Couples' Course Now Available!
Consider signing up for the Online Couples’ Course as an affordable and convenient way to improve your marriage or relationship.
Learn Skills For Success
The best way to create a peaceful and fulfilling life is to identify the root cause of your stress and then gather the tools to create positive change. My therapeutic style is very active and solution-focused so you move forward in every session. We will complete a thorough evaluation of your goals and needs in the first hour together. Additional sessions are dedicated to learning, practicing, and refining your skills so that you can be independently successful.
Natural & Holistic Treatment Options
I use a variety of techniques to help you live a more fulfilling and peaceful life
Work efficiently and intensively to achieve your goals
Develop lifelong tools to overcome your struggles and make a plan for success
Learn how to train your brain to improve performance
Harness the power of meditation to retrain your brain
Delve into your deeper self to uncover peace
Expert care wherever you are
Positive Change Is Possible
"My husband and I got more done in 3 sessions with Dr H than in several years of therapy with multiple therapists."
"Your work with us has done wonders, and I am so grateful. Thank you!”
"After just one neurofeedback session my wife said I was a changed man. I was more pleasant, had more energy, and I slept great that night."
"I just wanted to say thanks for the good session today. It's great to have the practical exercise. Looking forward to using it."
"Thanks for all the help this past year. Our son really does seem to be doing better in school and at keeping his mind from cycling through worries."