Dr. Nicholas Schweizer


About Me

• Bachelor of Arts-English Literature, Loyola College, 12/93
• Master of Science Degree-Clinical Community Counseling, Johns Hopkins University, 5/00
• Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study-Substance Abuse Counseling, Johns Hopkins University,
• Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, 8/02
• Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor, 3/03
• Licensed Approved Clinical Professional Counselor Supervisor, 8/15
• Licensed Approved Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor Supervisor, 9/18
• Doctor of Education in Education with a specialization in Counseling, Johns Hopkins University,
School of Education, 8/17

Personal Statement:
I am a licensed psychotherapist and a substance abuse specialist with over 20 years of clinical experience in mental health and substance abuse treatment in outpatient and inpatient treatment settings. I am an experienced lecturer and mental health/substance abuse consultant that has conducted educational programs in treatment and educational settings. I am completed my doctoral work in education with a specialization in Counseling in the hope that I can become a better educator of mental health and substance abuse topics. I have worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital in a variety of settings for over 15 years.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Relationship issues , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Coping with life changes , Coaching , ADHD , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , HIV / AIDS , Mood Disorders , Personality Disorders , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing

Years of Experience: 18

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCPC #LC1492 (Expires: 2022-01-31)


Written by F.A. on Jul 31, 2020 after counseling with Nicholas for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, and eating disorders

He’s amazing to speak to. Upfront and caring!

Written by M.A. on Jul 09, 2020 after counseling with Nicholas for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, coaching, and compassion fatigue

He is great responsive and kind.

Written by F.A. on Jun 05, 2020 after counseling with Nicholas for 2 weeks on issues concerning addictions, and coping with life changes

A really professional and qualified doctor really helpful. I looking forward to my session with doctor Schweitzer every time.