Counseling – 757-459-4640

Counseling Photo 2Life is full of transition and change. JFS recognizes that sometimes individuals and families need help navigating these challenges. That is why we offer counseling services for:

  • Children and teens (through the Jessica Glasser Children’s Therapeutic Pavilion)
  • Families
  • Adults of all ages

Typical concerns may include:
• Relationship issues
• Divorce
• Remarriage
• Adult child/aging parent conflicts
• Chronic disease and health concerns
• Depression
• Anxiety
• Substance use
• Death or illness of a loved one

Grief Counseling

JFS offers grief counseling through the Dozoretz Center for Family Healing.

In-School Counseling Services

As a community service, JFS staff provide in-school counseling and classroom observation services for students at: Hebrew Academy of Tidewater, Strelitz Early Childhood Center, and UJCVP Early Childhood Center. This is designed to assist students with social and learning issues, peer concerns, and family concerns.

Additionally, JFS staff can provide educational advocacy for school-aged children and teens.

Hours & Payment

In addition to daytime hours, we offer late afternoon and evening appointments for your convenience. Counseling is provided on a fee-for-service basis. JFS participates in many insurance programs and offer a subsidized sliding-fee scale for those requiring financial assistance. For more info, call us or email