Licensed Psychologist | MA, MEd, PhD
Dr. Chiara Simeone-DiFrancesco: Wisconsin Psychologist License, 1990 & Virginia, Clinical Psychology, 2014. Treats variety of client needs & continues to specialize in healing marriage. She provides weekly and biweekly therapy (in Wisconsin) and also Marriage Intensives.
Holds Advanced Trainer/Supervisor Certification in Schema Therapy, Senior Educational Consultant & Trainer Certification in Schema Therapy for Couples; completed Level II of Gottman Marriage Training and an Externship in EFT (Emotion-Focused Couples Therapy). EMDR trained.
Founder of Couples/Marital Subcommittee of the International Society of Schema Therapy (ISST). Frequent international presenter & therapist trainer. Listed in the National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology.
Comprehensive therapy for individuals/couples; Bi-weekly sessions.
1) Marriage Therapy: Jesus-Centered Schema Therapy for Marriage; (frustrations, unmet needs, porn, intimacy, etc.)
2) Couples limited coaching: 4 sessions each of skills-based packets;
3) Marriage Intensives for individual couples
4) Marriage group therapy.
5) Brief packets of Coaching for: integrity & witness in business; connect-talk skills; conflict resolution & listening skills; how to pray the Scriptures for guidance & healing; how to create daily Connect-Talk time with spouse; creating other rituals of connection.
As a psychologist, Dr. Simeone-DiFrancesco has been quoted in many newspaper articles, has spoken to various groups across the country at workshops, seminars and retreats, taught other therapists internationally and has had two radio shows. She has just written an international book published by Wiley press with two of her colleagues entitled: “Schema Therapy with Couples: A Practitioner’s Guide to Healing Relationships,” by Dr. C. Simeone-DiFrancesco, et. al. She specializes in overcoming deep hurts, infidelities, betrayals, & making marriage #2 out of the ashes of #1 with your spouse.