Derek Wittman, LMHC, CASAC

 

A licensed mental health counselor specializing in the treatment of adolescents, adults, and families through a variety of treatment modalities including individual and family therapy. Mr. Wittman received his Masters Degree from Liberty University and has four years of experience working in outpatient and rehabilitation programs and substance use disorders, also addressing co-occurring disorders in his clients. His gentle approach leans on a combination of Person-Centered Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, blending client autonomy and addressing thoughts or beliefs that are counter to the client’s treatment goals. He is especially interested in the treatment of anxiety, substance abuse, relationship issues, and childhood/adolescent behavioral disorders leveraging a family systems approach and believing that the client’s challenges affect the entire family and their responses affect the client. (Baldwinsville/Radisson, Syracuse/Eastwood)