Amy Pfeffer

I am a Mental Health Counselor in Orchard Park

About Me

Amy Pfeffer is a licensed clinical social worker who has previously served in the military and as a police officer. In 2017, she started working for Horizon Health Services in New York as a mental health specialist and a substance abuse counselor. Following this, she worked as a community-based counselor at Venture Forthe Inc. Later in October 2019, she began working at Gateway Longview as a mental health counselor. Presently, she is employed at Harris Hill Counseling, formerly known as Thriveworks. Mrs. Pfeffer specializes in working with teenagers, children, and families who have undergone different types of trauma to help them regain control of their lives and enhance their quality of life. She is also a certified autism provider and certified technology addiction provider, and she actively works with patients affected by these conditions.

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November 30, 2023

Nurturing a Tech-Balanced Future: The Crucial Role of Parenting and Family Dynamics in Addressing Technology Addiction

In an era dominated by digital advancements, the pervasive influence of technology has become an integral part of our daily lives. From smartphones to gaming consoles, the allure of screens is omnipresent, especially for the younger generation. As we celebrate the first anniversary of ChatGPT, it’s crucial to reflect on the evolving landscape of technology […]

Technology Addiction-Amy Pfeffer Orchard Park
November 22, 2023

Digital Abyss: Unraveling the Profound Impact of Technology Addiction on Mental Health and Well-Being

In the age of relentless connectivity, the pervasive influence of technology on our daily lives extends beyond convenience and efficiency. This article delves into the intricate and often overlooked repercussions of technology addiction on mental health and well-being. As we navigate the digital abyss, it becomes crucial to understand the profound impact of constant connectivity […]

Transmission of Childhood Trauma
November 9, 2023

Unlocking the Potential: Understanding the Power of ABA Therapy

Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) is a powerful and effective approach in the dynamic landscape of therapeutic interventions for individuals with various developmental challenges. ABA therapy has gained recognition for its evidence-based strategies that focus on behavior modification, making it a cornerstone in the treatment of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and other behavioral issues. What is […]

October 25, 2023

Recognizing and Addressing Childhood Trauma

Childhood is often seen as a time of innocence and carefree joy. However, for many children, it can also be a time of profound stress and trauma. Recognizing and addressing the signs of childhood trauma is of paramount importance for the well-being of the child, both in the present and the future. In this article, […]

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