Dr. Hacker is experienced providing therapy for a wide range of concerns for adolescents and adults. Areas of expertise include:

      Therapy Focus:

  • Depression, Anxiety, Mood Instability
  • Anger and Irritability
  • Emotional Restriction/Disconnection
  • Loss, Hurt, Inconsistency, or Abuse in Families or Intimate Relationships
  • Depression in Men, Anxiety in Men
  • Alcoholism and Substance Abuse
  • Coping with Addiction or Mental Health Issues in a Parent or Family Member
  • Internet Addiction, Video Game Addiction
  • Compulsive Sex and Pornography Use  

      Adolescent Therapy Focus:

  • Academic Concerns
  • Attention Issues
  • Anxiety and Stress Management
  • Social Concerns or Bullying
  • Adolescent Boy’s Mental Health
  • Preparing for Transition to College
  • Family Issues



Dr. Hacker provides therapy to individuals with diverse backgrounds and places a strong emphasis on helping clients make the changes they desire while respecting their beliefs and values. Populations that he frequently works with include:

  • Adolescents in competitive academic environments
  • College and graduate students
  • Professionals in tech, engineering, law, or science
  • Professionals in health care, helping fields, and non-profit.
  • Adults managing work/life balance
  • Older adults