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Dr. Debra Sandler, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Addictions Relationships Family conflicts Depression
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About me

I am a laid back, friendly, caring counselor and mediator. I can listen to your issues and help you to to make a plan and learn new ways to deal with your feelings and relationships. Learn strategies to deal with stress, anxiety, anger and depression. Improve communication with family members and coworkers.
I received my masters degree from the University of Pennsylvania and my doctorate from Nova Southeastern University. I have worked in private practice for over thirty years.

Professional experience

39yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Addictions Relationships Family conflicts Depression

Additional areas of focus: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, ADHD, Attachment issues, Body image, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Divorce and separation, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Jealousy, Life purpose, Midlife crisis, Money and financial issues, Mood disorders , Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic disorder and panic attacks, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-love, Sex Addiction, Sexuality, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social anxiety and phobia, Trichotillomania, Women's issues, Workplace issues

Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Live Chat

License information


NJ LCSW 44SC00188400


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Dr. Debra Sandler. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

She is very nice and attentive and listens to me and gives me advise on how to handle certain situations.

Written on Sep 20, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and anger management