Last updated: 11/9/2020

Margaret Mary Preston, DSW, LCSW (215) 805-1742
Last Updated: 11/9/2020
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DSW, LCSW

Gender: Female/Female Identifying



Languages Spoken:
English

Margaret is the founder of Perfect Perceptions, LLC, specializing in self-esteem and appearance-related disorders.  Perfect Perceptions, LLC. integrates knowledge, research, and passion to assist clients in attaining their goals.  Whether suffering from depression, anxiety, or a number of other mental health issues Margaret will work with you on a treatment plan to address your needs.  Please visit the website at www.PerfectPerceptionsLLC.com.

Specialties
Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attachment Disorders Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Couple or Marital Issues Depression Dual Diagnosis Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Sexual Disorders Sexuality Issues Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Also serving:
Addictions/Substance Aging Anger Management Body Dysmorphic Disorder Dissociative Disorders Eating Disorders Education/Personal Development Family Issues Gender Identity Men's Issues Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Personality Disorders Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Orientation Sleep Disorders Suicidal Thoughts Workplace Stress
Office and Contact Information
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Perfect Perceptions, LLC
1407 Bethlehem Pike #102
Flourtown, PA 19031  
www.perfectperceptionsllc.com
(215) 805-1742


Office Hours:
Mon11:00am – 7:00pm
Tue11:00am – 7:00pm
WedBy appointment
Thu11:00am – 7:00pm
Fri12:00pm – 3:00pm
SatBy appointment
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Day
Weekends: 1 Day

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Secure HIPAA-compliant Video (Doxy.me, etc.)
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)
Weekend Office Hours

Qualifications
Degrees:
DSW
MSW

Years of Experience: 20

Licensing:
PA - LCSW [CW009301L]

Credentials and Certifications:
Certified HypnoCounselor
Certified Social Worker (CSW)
Certified Trauma Specialist (CTS)
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (DCSW)
Qualified Clinical Social Worker (QCSW)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $150
Couples: $175
Group: $50
Family: N/A

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Medicare: Yes

Free Services:

Insurance:
AETNA (Medicare PPO) CIGNA HealthCare
AETNA (Open Choice) Highmark
AETNA Health Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield (PreferredBlue PPO)
Beacon Health Horizon Behavioral Services
Beacon Health Options Independence Blue Cross (Keystone Health Plan East)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Keystone Health Plan East
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Keystone Blue) Magellan Behavioral Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield (PPO Blue) Managed Health Network
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Select Blue) United Behavioral Health (UBH)
Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)

Specific populations:
Cancer Patients Couples
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted Alzheimer's Biracial Caregivers Children of Divorce College Students Entertainment Industry First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Interracial Families/Couples Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Obese or Overweight Single Parents Step Families Suicidal Transgender Unemployed
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Behavioral Medicine Coaching Cognitive/Behavioral Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Dream Work or Analysis EMDR Gottman Method Holistic Imago Relationship Therapy Integrative Medicine Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Psycho-Educational Relational Sex Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) Body Centered Psychotherapy Crisis Intervention Education Consultation Feminist Gestalt Hypnosis Information and Referral Mediation Narrative Therapy Psychoanalysis Satir Schema Therapy Spiritual Counseling Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Group Individual Online Therapy
Other methods:
Family Systems Supervision/Consultation
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian
Buddhist Jewish Muslim
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American
Arabic Armenian Asian Hispanic Irish
Professional Associations
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)
Groups
Building Self-Esteem/Self-Confidence
Overcome negative self-talk, move beyond fears, make friends with yourself and set short term realistic goals to build self-confidence.
Group Focus: Education/Personal Development
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Educational
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Perfect Perceptions, LLC
Flourtown, PA 19031
Phone: (215) 805-1742
Meeting Time: Evening
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Thursday

Building Self-Esteem/Self-Confidence
Overcome negative self-talk, move beyond fears, make friends with yourself and set short term realistic goals to build self-confidence.
Group Focus: Education/Personal Development
Group Status:
Group Type:
Active
Educational
Member Age: Adolescents (13-17)
Young Adults (18-25)
Adults (26-59)
Member Gender:
Any
Location: Perfect Perceptions, LLC
Flourtown, PA 19031
Phone: (215) 805-1742
Meeting Time: Evening
Meeting Frequency: Every 1 weeks on Thursday