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Jamil Lawrence, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Addictions Relationships Sleeping disorders Coaching
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About me

Passionate Black therapist with a heart for healing and empowering individuals on their journey to recovery. I am an expert in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & sleeping disorders. I have a National Certification in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy ( CBT ) for substance abuse disorders. Bringing over a decade of experience to provide compassionate and effective mental health support. Let's walk the path to wellness together. #TherapyHeals #EmpowermentMatters

* I' am clinically licensed in the state of New Jersey. Any services provide to folxs in states other New Jersey or globally will not be clinical in nature ( non -clinical problem solving , life coaching , advice, Etc. ) *

Professional experience

7yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Addictions Relationships Sleeping disorders Coaching

Additional areas of focus: Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, BDSM, Kink, Alternative Sex Culture, Blended Family Issues, Body image, Chronic pain illness and disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Fatherhood Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Intellectual Disability, Isolation / loneliness, Jealousy, Life purpose, Men's issues, Midlife crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and financial issues, Mood disorders , Multicultural Concerns, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Prejudice and Discrimination, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Sex Addiction, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social anxiety and phobia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Live Chat

License information

NJ LCSW 44SC06167600


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Jamil Lawrence. 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.

Excellent listener. Asks great questions. Always very supportive and offers good advice.

Written on Jun 03, 2024 after therapy with Jamil for 4 months on issues concerning relationship issues

Jamil was thoughtful, supportive, and knowledgeable. Would highly recommend him to anyone.

Written on May 20, 2024 after therapy with Jamil for 1 month

Great therapist.
It was really nice talking with him.

Written on Mar 07, 2024 after therapy with Jamil for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, and self esteem

Jamil has been great at teaching me the behaviors to help understand my actions and motivations behind my addiction. He's always on time and I feel like he is actively listening to me during our sessions. He has made me feel comfortable to open up without judgement.

Written on Feb 02, 2024 after therapy with Jamil for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and career difficulties

Jamil has helped me tap into a better version of myself. His thought provoking questions allow for mental and emotional growth

Written on Jan 08, 2024 after therapy with Jamil for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Jamil is very kind, helpful and respectful. He is supportive in assisting with finding hope and positivity in moving forward

Written on Dec 21, 2023 after therapy with Jamil for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and anger management