Dr. Catharine F. Toso

Clinical Social Worker, DSW, LCSW

(215) 380-4856
22 S State St
Newtown, PA 18940

General Information

Therapist Type: Clinical Social Worker
Gender: Female
Sliding Scale?


Graduate School: University of Pennsylvania
License Number: CW008884L

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • BlueCross and/or BlueShield
  • CHIPA / College Health
  • Humana
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Oxford
  • UBH / United
  • ValueOptions

Treatment Specialties

  • Cognitive Behavioral
  • Family / Marital Therapy


About Me

As a child and family therapist, I treat children from pre-school through adolescents. Treatment of younger children may address behavioral, learning, social and emotional issues. Specialize in working with children who have learning or attentional disorders. Accurate diagnosis includes consultation with teachers and pediatricians. Treatment of adolescents may address anxiety, depression, school and social concerns and family problems. Have significant experience counseling children and families going through divorce. Also, conduct divorce mediation and couples counseling. As a forensic specialist, specialize in conducting child custody evaluations.

Utilize family systems approach in working with children and adolescents. Understand that involvement of parents and creating family change is essential to helping children and adolescents cope and adapt.

Specialize in treating adults suffering from anxiety and depression. Develop a safe collaborative relationship where new insights and change become possible. Work on discovering healthy ways to cope with difficult feelings in order to change maladaptive ways of behaving.

Client Expertise

Age: Adolescent

Issue Specialties

  • Children
  • Adolescent
  • Divorce
  • Relationship Issues

  • Addictions / Substance Abuse
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety or Fears
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse or Violence
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Loss or Grief
  • OCD
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders