Relationship Institute of Lake Norman

Relationship Institute of Lake Norman was founded and is directed by Philip DeLuca, MSW, LCSW. Mr. DeLuca is a published author and expert in the field of relationship counseling. He and his staff who include Michelle Smith, MSW, LCSW have over 65 years of collective clinical experience in treating a myriad of issues that impact relationships. RILN provides unrivaled personalized treatment and counseling to individuals and/or couples seeking help in their relationships of any kind as RILN work as a team to best suit the needs of their clients.

RILN provides counseling and treatment for issues including but to limited to infidelity, affair recovery, communication, conflict and anger resolution, separation and divorce issues, step family/parenting issues, pre-marital counseling, electronic and/or pornography addiction, substance abuse and addiction, domestic violence, dating issues, sexual issues, parenting issues, and depression/anxiety.

You will find the therapists at RILN to immediately put you at ease in a warm and comforting environment as you and your therapist or team of therapists work together to devise an individualized treatment plan for your specific needs regarding your relationship and/or yourself.  RILN also offers specialized private in-home services to clients who prefer the utmost privacy in their relationship counseling services in the comfort of their own home, as well as workshops and trainings.  Further RILN offers intensive multi-hour sessions to clients who feel they need and would like longer and more intensive therapy sessions.  You can discuss details about all of these with Mr. DeLuca. 

RILN has vast experience in and provide treatment and counseling to any individuals and/or couples of all sexual orientations, religions, race, cultures, and couples regardless of marital or relationship "status".

All of the team therapists at RILN offer day, evening and weekend appointment availability to accommodate their client's busy schedules and lives. Their priority is to help you and your partner find solutions quickly and help navigate you back to a happy, healthy and loving relationship.

Please see Mr. DeLuca's profile on the "About Us" section of this website for further information about him and on his book The Solo Partner: Repairing Your Relationship On Your Own.   

Please contact Phil DeLuca directly at 704-890-8112 or email him at for further information on Relationship Institute at Lake Norman or to set up your personalized appointment.