Therapists – Philadelphia

Meet Our Team

Our Team

Philadelphia Institute for Individual Relational & Sex Therapy is a practice of highly trained and specialized therapists dedicated to helping people gain greater insight and create greater joy in their lives. We provide services for individuals, families and all types of relationships.

Philadelphia, PA Office

Chris F. Fariello
Chris F. FarielloPhD, MA, LMFT, Office Director
Founder and Director of PhIIRST, Dr. Chris Fariello has over 20 years of experience as an educator, trainer, public speaker, writer, and therapist.
Chris Wilson
Chris WilsonPhD, LMFT, MFT, MEd, CHES
Chris is a licensed psychotherapist who specializes in LGBTQ issues, sexuality issues, couples, and families.
Jordan Lief
Jordan LiefPsy.D., CSAT
Dr. Lief is a licensed psychologist who treats people struggling with a variety of issues including depression, anxiety, addiction, trauma/PTSD, loss of a loved one, sexual difficulties, and relationship distress.
Erin Seeherman
Erin SeehermanLPC
Through a systemic lens and eclectic approach, Erin collaborates with clients to build a therapeutic alliance and develop an individualized plan tailored to each client’s needs. Erin is a graduate of the Mental Health Counseling program at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and the Post Graduate Certificate Program in Sex Therapy at Council for Relationships.
Anna Vresilovic
Anna VresilovicMSEd, LPC
Anna works with individuals and couples interested in transforming their interpersonal relationships and themselves. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and received her Masters in Mental Health Counseling from the University of Pennsylvania. She is actively pursuing her AASECT certification.
Carly Goodkin
Carly GoodkinMFT
Carly is a graduate of Alliant University and provides therapy in both Spanish and English.
Anna Stewart
Anna StewartMFT
Anna Stewart is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University’s Couple and Family Therapy Program with a concentration in sex therapy.
Sara Kasey Mairs
Sara Kasey MairsLSW, MSW
Sara Kasey Mairs is a licensed social worker with a Master in Social Work from University of Pittsburgh. They are a current student of Widener University’s MEd program with a concentration in sex therapy.
Rebecca Bassman
Rebecca BassmanMFT
Rebecca is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson’s Marriage and Family Therapy program with a specialty in Sex Therapy. Clients would say that they value Rebecca’s open communication style and her ability to look through a systemic lens. Rebecca is culturally competent and well versed on a wide range of human sexuality issues and topics.
Seneka LaBonde
Seneka LaBondeMEd, LMFT
Seneka is a licensed marriage and family therapist, holding degrees from Widener University and Chestnut Hill College.  Being a direct and authentic clinician, she believes that relationships thrive on shared intimacy and open, honest communication.
Coty Nolin
Coty NolinMFT
Coty is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University’s couples and family therapy program, with a specialization in sex therapy. She seeks to collaborate with clients through learning the individual and relational experiences that inform their lives and their goals for therapy.
Erica Hochanadel
Erica HochanadelBA
Erica Hochanadel is a passionate human sexuality professional providing therapeutic services to individuals, couples, and families. She utilizes a systemic approach while incorporating integrative theoretical interventions.
Natasha Metzger
Natasha MetzgerMFT
Natasha earned a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy from La Salle University in 2014 and has furthered her education as part of Council for Relationships’ Post-Graduate Marriage and Family Therapy and Sex Therapy programs.