Education & Certification

Licensed In

Graduated From
Temple University (1984)

National Register Member Since

Karyn Scher, PhD

Your goals for change, happiness, and better relationships are my goals for you, too! Are you seeking deeper connection, relief from anxiety, depression, or eating disorders? YES, YOU CAN change your patterns of behavior and experience the fulfillment in life and relationships you deserve! Collaborating with you will help you to become more fulfilled in your life, more confident within yourself and more at ease within a variety of supportive relationships. With whatever issues you bring to therapy(e.g. eating disorders, body image dissatisfaction, depression, anxiety), I am eager to listen, support, strategize, and help. It touches me deeply to appreciate how people value compassionate, attentive listening as they share their private hopes, vulnerabilities, and spiritual searches.

With over 30 years of clinical experience, Dr. Scher has been able to help people of all ages, become more satisfied with their life experience by accessing their inner resources and developing more effective relationships with others. She is a committed, passionate therapist who is invested in collaborating with you to become more fulfilled in your life and find the relationships you deserve. Come join Dr. Scher on your own personal journey…

Learn more about me on my website:

Practice Characteristics

Areas of Expertise

  • Career and Life Adjustments (occupational/career counseling and assessment, academic problems, financial issues, relocation stress, stress associated with other life changes)
  • Eating Disorders (e.g., compulsive eating, food refusal, anorexia, bulimia)
  • Couples Therapy (e.g., relationship communication difficulty, premarital consultation, divorce mediation)
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Individual Psychotherapy

Ages Served

  • Adults (18-64 yrs.)
  • Adolescents (13-17 yrs.)

Treatment Modalities

  • Psychodynamic Treatment
  • Existential/Humanistic/Interpersonal


    Doctoral Level Clinical Psychologist

    Pennsylvania Licensed Psychologist

    • National Register of Health Service Psychologists
    • Philadelphia Society of Clinical Psychologists–Secretary
    • American Anorexia/Bulimia Association–Secretary
    • Pennsylvania Psychological Association
    • American Psychological Association

Fee Information/Office Policy

Monday-Thursday: 8am-8pm
Friday: 8am-3pm

Please call 610-668-9189
or email:

Health Care Plan Participation

I am happy to discuss fee arrangements personally, and although I am not in any networks, I am happy to complete all necessary paperwork so my clients can pursue reimbursement.

Contact Information

Primary Contact

191 Presidential Blvd, Ste. 113
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004-1207
P: 610-668-9189 (Office)
F: 610-668-1005