Philadelphia Institute for Individual, Relational & Sex Therapy

PhIIRST is a counseling, therapy and training center dedicated to helping people work through life’s unique challenges.
We know how hard it can be at times and we are here to help.


The therapists at PhIIRST are skilled, experienced professionals dedicated to your well-being and growth. We’re here to help, and we’re all trained in sex therapy and couples therapy as well as individual therapy. Look through our bios to choose the therapist who seems like a good fit for you. Or, if you want help deciding, our founder and director Chris Fariello, PhD, MA, LMFT can help match you with the right therapist for your needs.

Meet our Therapists

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