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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September 18, 2023

In the digital age, ethical issues and responsible technology use

In an age teeming with technological marvels, it’s easy to overlook the ethical ramifications that come bundled with our digital lives. These ethics don’t solely concern programmers or policymakers; they are collective obligations that impact all of us. In this article, we’ll explore some pressing ethical issues that must be addressed to ensure responsible technology […]

September 4, 2023

The Impact of Childhood Trauma on Brain Development

Childhood is a crucial phase in human development when young minds are meant to flourish in nurturing environments. However, for some, it’s marked by adversity and trauma that can leave indelible imprints on the developing brain. In this article, we delve into the intricate relationship between childhood trauma and brain development, shedding light on the […]

Transmission of Childhood Trauma
August 22, 2023

The Intergenerational Transmission of Childhood Trauma

Childhood trauma is a pervasive and complex issue that can leave lasting scars on individuals. What’s even more distressing is the potential for these scars to be passed down through generations. The intergenerational transmission of childhood trauma is a phenomenon that has been studied extensively in recent years, shedding light on the profound impact it […]

Fueling Technology Addiction
August 7, 2023

The Role of Social Media in Fueling Technology Addiction

The advent of social media has revolutionized the way we communicate, interact, and consume information. While it brings numerous benefits, it also comes with its fair share of drawbacks. One such concern is the role of social media in fueling technology addiction. As platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok have become an integral part […]

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