Live the Life you Love and Love the Life you Live

Each session will refresh you, take weight off your shoulders, and guide you to reach your goals
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Marina James has earned a MA in Psychology from Capella University and is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in General Psychology. Additionally, Ms. James is a certified Bariatric Counselor with personal experience of having bariatric surgery and maintaining a 150 lb. weight loss over five years. As a Marina’s Kids non-profit organization president, she has had over a decade of experience working with orphans, underprivileged children, and adoptive families. Marina is a mother to eleven children, some adopted as teenagers from institutionalized settings, giving her firsthand knowledge of the family conflict, teenagers, and cultural differences. Sessions can be in English or in Russian.
Marina James, MA, CBC
Behavioral Health Therapist
  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Depression
  • Trauma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Adoption
  • Attachment Issues
  • Weight Loss
  • Obesity
  • Cultural Adjustment
  • Life Coaching
  • Couples Counseling


  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Family/Marital Therapy
  • Multicultural
  • Positive Psychology


  • Intake Session (90min): $195
  • Regular Session (50 min): $150
  • Couples/ Family Intake (90 Min): $250
  • Couples/ Family Counceling (50 Min): $195
  • Bariatric Evaluation : $250
  • Life Coaching Intake (60 min): $195
  • Life Coaching Package (8 sessions): $1,200

“I had an emotional problem with my adult adopted daughter. I was depressed and stressed. After a call with Marina thing fell into place. It no longer looked like a hopeless situation. I followed Marina's advice, and our relationship is improving. Thank you.”

Friend and Colleague

“I saw Marina for several months. She was the first source of hope I had in a while. Virtual visits felt personal due to her professional and caring guidance. Marina has the ability to remember small details, utilizing them at the right time. Forever grateful.”

Ethan W. Client.

“Marina gave me a lot of inspiration and insight into my own life. She is one of the kindest and wisest therapists out there! I have been talking with her for a while. Ever since I started my journey of opening up, she helped me navigate my life and blossom. ”

Sadie A.

In-Person and TeleHealth sessions.

Marina James Therapy

107 B. E. Glenside Ave.
Glenside, PA 19038-4628

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