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Leigh Ann Tedesco , LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Parenting issues Depression
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About me

I am a licensed clinical social worker in New Jersey and I have been working with clients for the past 25 years. I have worked in a variety of settings including hospitals,
schools, mental health agencies, insurance companies and private practice .
It has been my privilege to guide my clients through their individual journey as they uncover their healthier selves, I have supported clients struggling with depression, relationship issues, grief, loss, bipolar and anxiety disorders.
I have received my Masters Degree from New York University and trained psychoanalytically. My current style is psychodynamic ,utilizing cognitive behavioral techniques as we work together to help shape clients personal goals. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I integrate kindness, respect and humor to help assist my clients.
Beginning counseling can be overwhelming. Be proud of yourself fro taking the first step. I look forward to meeting you and I am humbled to be traveling this journey with you.

Professional experience

27yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Parenting issues Depression

Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Caregiver issues and stress, Communication problems, Divorce and separation, Family Problems, Midlife crisis, Mood disorders , Postpartum Depression, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-love, Social anxiety and phobia, Women's issues, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Services offered

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License information

NJ LCSW 44SC00215500


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Leigh Ann Tedesco . 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.

Only had one session with Leigh Ann Tedesco and already I feel a bit better. Can't wait to continue my sessions.

Written on Feb 04, 2024 after therapy with Leigh Ann for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, and stress, anxiety

Leigh Ann Tedesco helped me greatly through a rough patch I was having. She honest, respectful and kind through all of our sessions. The best aspect was we found common ground to just have normal conversions and at times it was like talking to a friend. I’d recommend her to anyone.

Written on Mar 12, 2023 after therapy with Leigh Ann for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, bipolar disorder, and adhd

Leigh Ann is a great listener and empathizer. She advocates for your happiness and makes you feel validated. She's the best.

Written on Aug 26, 2022 after therapy with Leigh Ann for 7 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

Excellent therapy

Written on Apr 08, 2022 after therapy with Leigh Ann for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, and coping with life changes

Ms. Tedesco is a wonderful therapist who is understanding, patient, very helpful, honest, and more. I benefitted from her therapy sessions. She made me feel as ease and listened to me. I felt good speaking to her. I highly recommend this therapist.

Written on Feb 24, 2022 after therapy with Leigh Ann for 2 months on issues concerning family conflicts