Behavioral Health Choices
A comprehensive mental health practice
(484) 685-0965
We accept most private insurance carriers, Medicare and self pay.
*We are not a Medicaid or CHIP provider*

*Individuals 18 and over have to make their own appointments*
Patients requiring psychiatric evaluations and medication management also need to be in therapy with a BHC therapist.

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Wayne Location

Kimberly Ring M.S., LPC
Kim Ring is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 20 years of experience providing counseling to children, adolescents, and adults. Kim earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois and her Master’s degree from Shippensburg
University. Kim has worked in a variety of settings including outpatient, inpatient, residential, and community-based programs. Kim works from a strengths-based, client centered perspective. Kim has received training as a trauma-informed therapist and
has experience treating clients with anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, selfesteem issues, family issues, trauma, grief, behavioral issues, and ADHD. She uses Cognitive Behavioral strategies, Solution-Focused strategies, Play therapy, Positive

Psychology, and Motivational Interviewing to help client’ achieve their treatment goals. Kim believes that when clients are provided a safe, non-judgmental environment they are able to experience a sense of empowerment where they can
explore personal conflicts that have been holding them back. 
Matthew A. Burkit, M.Ed., LPC, NCC
Matt is a Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor and is a Nationally Certified Counselor through the NBCC.  Matt received his Masters of Education through Kutztown University and has over 11 years of experience working within the Mental Health Field.  Within the current scope of his practice, Matt works with children, adolescence, individuals, couples, and families.  Though Matt specializes in supporting individuals with anxiety, depression and mood disorders; he also has extensive experience aiding individuals who struggle with schizophrenia, pervasive developmental disorders, and greater systemic issues that may occur in couples and families. Matt is often focused in a person-centered, strength-based, and solution-focused modality which utilizes interventions from a wide scope of clinical disciplines to meet the needs of his clientele.
Jennifer Turek, LCSW, NBC-HWC
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and earned my Bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University and Master’s from The University of Chicago. In addition to my clinical social work background, I also received training from Duke University’s Integrative Health Coaching program and continued to become a Nationally Board-Certified Health and Wellness Coach.
Throughout my career, I have worked with children, adolescents, adults, and families in a variety of settings, who were experiencing anxiety, depression, ADHD, grief, and behavioral issues. When working with clients, I use a strength based and eclectic approach with techniques from cognitive behavioral therapy, positive psychology, motivational interviewing, and mindfulness stressed based reduction. It is important to me that I not only understand the symptoms, but also get to know the whole person and work from a holistic perspective. I feel passionate about helping my clients realize their potential and supporting them as they work toward their goals. I look forward to meeting you!
Edward (Ted) Friel MA, LPC
Ted received his Masters in Professional Counseling from Lasalle University and is a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 13 years of experience with in-patient and out-patient services for a wide range of diagnoses, including Autism Spectrum Disorder, developmental delays, conduct disorders, addictions, mood disorders, anxiety, ADHD, and depression. He specializes in working with children, adolescents, and their families to help manage life while navigating their unique circumstances in a safe, caring environment.  He also works with adult individuals and couples dealing with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, and addictions. He uses a combination of modalities depending on the population that he is working with. He is skilled in ABA therapy and Relationship-Based Therapy while working with children, adolescents, and their families. When working with adult individuals and couples he employees Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and mindfulness to develop skills to better manage life’s ups and downs by working on acceptance, distress tolerance, emotional regulation, and how to better manage interpersonal relationships. He likes to build a therapeutic relationship based on trust and exploration, and he works from the initial session on, to build that rapport by providing an empathetic, judgement -free environment to facilitate that relationship.
Laura Golden, LCSW
Laura is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who specializes in trauma, addiction, and mental health disorders. Laura is passionate about the integration of evidenced based modalities incorporated with holistic practices to provided individualized care for each client. Laura is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Neuro-Emotional Technique (NET), Reiki, and Drum Circle Leadership for Recovery.  Laura completed her MSW from University of Pennsylvania and BSW from Millersville University of Pennsylvania. Laura has experience working in multiple settings including: inpatient mental health, outpatient substance use disorders, community mental health, and as a victim advocate. In her free time she is a volunteer for local youth group and spends time with her dogs and parrot. Laura is currently working towards certification in Neuro-Emotional Technique.
Andrea Charlesworth, LPC
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and earned my Master’s degree from the Pennsylvania State University. I have over 15 years of experience working with adults, adolescents, and children as well as couples and families. I have worked with clients in both individual and group settings. The majority of my experience is working with anxiety, depression, stress management, self-esteem, communication/relationship issues, and parent-child relationships. I also have experience working with addictions, co-occurring concerns, bipolar disorder, grief/loss, and behavioral issues. Developing a trusting, positive therapeutic relationship is of the utmost importance to me. I believe in being present with my clients in times of progress as well as times of struggle. We will use your strengths to overcome any obstacles faced so you can accomplish your goals. I use a variety of therapeutic approaches in treatment in order to meet clients' unique needs. I encourage open communication throughout the therapeutic process to ensure the best experience possible.