Gary Friend, DPM, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
Adults, couples

Gary is especially interested in working with married and unmarried couples who are experiencing relationship difficulties. He also counsels business partners, including family members who are in business together, to help them work through conflict. Gary believes communication and empathic skills are essential to successful relationships, and that these skills are as applicable to business partnerships as they are to married couples.

In addition to his work as a therapist, Gary is currently a Senior Partner in a podiatric medical practice. This experience fuels Gary’s insight and skill in counseling members of professional partnerships and family businesses.


MA in Counseling Psychology – Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

DPM – Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

BA in Biology – S.U.N.Y at Buffalo, NY