Maria Abada

Professional Experience

Maria Abada is a licensed professional counselor in the state of New Jersey. She has over 12 years of experience in the mental health field,  in a number of clinical treatment settings including a residential facility, partial care program, college university, outpatient clinic, and in-home. Maria have extended experience working with issues around complex trauma, developmental disabilities, family conflict, and anxiety. She currently manages an intensive in-community services program for a non-profit organization in northern New Jersey. 


MA, EdM Psychological Counseling, Columbia University, Teachers College

“My Philosophy on Mental Health & Wellness” section

My professional orientation is humanistic and relational. I have a holistic approach to wellness, and I believe in assessing and addressing multiple domains of one's life (social, emotional, mental, physical, etc) to achieve one's wellness goals.  I utilize a person-centered, multicultural, and eclectic approach to help my clients. 

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