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Who is Bright Path Counseling

Bright Path Counseling Ron Sharon

Sharon and Ron

Your Journey

We Offer acceptance of who you are as you continue your journey to a brighter more fulfilling tomorrow.

Together we strive for personal insight, relief from emotional pain, control over substance abuse or dependencies, release from the affects of trauma or phobias, diminished chronic pain and knowledge of how to change and move towards a sense of well being and better relationships.

Clients often seek counseling at Bright Path for:

  • Abuse Counseling (Domestic, Physical, and Sexual)
  • Addictions Counseling
  • Alcohol & Chemical Dependency
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Communication Difficulties
  • Depression
  • Difficulty With Change (Career, Life, and Personal Circumstances)
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Counseling
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief and Loss
  • Life & Circumstance Changes
  • Mental Illness
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorder
  • Phobias
  • Relationship Troubles
  • Stress
  • Weight Loss

We employ the therapeutic techniques of cognitive, behavioral, solution-focused, hypnotherapy, release therapy, couple, and family counseling

Bright Path Counseling Center accepts Medicare and Medicaid as well as most third-party medical insurance policies, making care available to those who are in need.


Begun as a small practice in November of 1994, the Bright Path Counseling Center in Syracuse, New York, has grown into one of the largest mental health and chemical dependency agencies. Servicing the needs of Central New York, Bright Path offers support and care to its clients under the guidance of CEO and creator, Sharon DelConte.

Ms. DelConte holds master’s degrees from the Maxwell School of Citizenship at Syracuse University in both public administration and social work. Licensed in 1986, she is also a clinical social worker. Under her direction, Bright Path Counseling Center has over 30 years of experience in its field and is a leader in offering heartfelt care and compassion to those in need.

Meet Our Clinical Staff:

Sharon DelConte


Phyllis Perrone


Karyn Dracker 


Toni Vadala


Matthew Kelly


Emily Ippolito


Marissa Pauldine


Irene Sack


Ron Sherrill


Suzanne Rice

Practice Manager

Amanda Cohen 


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