Ratings for Dr. James T. SHAFER
Dr. Shafer has had such a positive effect on my life. He is very smart, genuine, professional, and very easy to talk to. I am so glad I didn't give up after my first terrible experience with another psychologist. The actual psychologist makes a world of difference!
Dr Shafer's client centered approach is infused with such compassion, respect and transparency that meeting your therapeutic goals is so achievable . After many failed attempts at therapy, Dr Shafer has counseled me to a place of peace within and real happiness.
Dr. Shafer is an amazing therapist. He has helped me so much in overcoming many various obstacles, including anxiety and depression, along with specific ongoing life difficulties. He is great at integrating education, support, homework assignments, hypnotherapy (only if that is your cup of tea, of course), and many other techniques that he personalizes towards you and your individual needs. You will definitely learn a lot when you see him, and it will be up to you to remember it, apply it, and read those books he suggests! He has said a thing or two to me in sessions that will stay with me for life, and I would not be surprised if his other patients do too. I recommend him to everyone, he is such a positive and caring doctor.
Dr. Shafer has helped me tremendously over the past few months of working with him. I was nervous about seeking treatment for my anxiety and depression but Dr. Shafer immediately made me feel comfortable. He's so easy to talk to and he really does care about his patients.
I had a generally positive experience with Dr. Shafer. He was engaged and open. I think the one thing I would have preferred more of was a clear sense of a treatment plan. Instead, he seemed to want to let me come in and talk each time starting from scratch.
I never believed therapy can be effective until I met Dr.Shafer. He is a very compassionate and a responsible doctor who keenly listens to his patients. He very quickly understands the plight of his patients and comes with workable solutions which have helped me a great deal. One of the very best therapists and I will be ever greatful to him for the help he rendered through his solutions.
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