New Jersey is the Garden State. In a way, your life is a garden. You can plant whatever you want and watch everything grow. Sometimes, your garden grows in the way you want to, and other times, it doesn’t grow at all or feels out of control. 

A counselor can grow your garden and shape it into something to behold. You just need to speak to one today. 

 

This is Jorge Abreu's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
M.S.W., L.C.S.W.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

The decision to start the journey of introspection, self-evaluation and enhanced life is a serious and all-encompassing. The details of this journey are both rich in quality and complex in their uniqueness. However, harvesting the fruits of this labor is the sweetest recompense! The journey begins with an attempt, and a wish to connect to another. I can be that connection, and it remains my honor to partake in such journey! I am dedicated to helping YOU achieve a meaningful and impactful therapeutic transformation, to reach and realize inherent potential and ...

This is William Dougherty's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPC,CAADC,CCS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 16

I have always seemed to be in a helping position. Before graduating high school I started work at a large veterinarian hospital/boarding kennel in Blue Bell, PA as an animal health technician and then the hospital administrator, where I stayed for over 15 years. I decided to return to school to pursue a degree in psychology and have been in the mental health field since 1998, working for such organizations as Special Equestrians as a side aid volunteer assisting people with physical and/or mental health disabilities and Lenape Valley Foundation as both a house...

This is Dr. Kristopher Hall's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
PhD,LPC,NBCC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 10

Hello, my name is Kris and I would love to be your therapist. I have been in the mental health field since 2007 and currently serve as an assistant professor at the University of San Diego. I have been teaching and engaging in therapy for several years, primarily focusing on community based mental health. My goals are to help you to be your best you through clarifying your most important needs and improving your support systems. All of the work we will do is through a lens of multiculturalism. It is important for me to understand who you are as a cultural bein...

This is Deepa Priyadarshan's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 20

Hello! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience. I have enjoyed working with individuals couples and families in various settings. I have worked in a wide range of settings from hospitals to private practice. I enjoy partnering with my clients to help create the life and relationships they desire. I provide a supportive, compassionate and non judgmental environment as well as an environment that fosters personal growth. I am an eclectic therapist and use models such as cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused th...

This is Jessica Oakley's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW,LCSW-C
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello and Welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in New Jersey as well as Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical (LCSW-C) in Maryland. I received my Bachelor's degree in social work from The University of Georgia and my Master's in social work from The University of Maryland- Baltimore. My counseling approach is individualized to each client based on their needs, life circumstances, and strengths. I utilize a variety of treatment modalities including but not limited to: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focuse...

This is Dr. Karina Kim's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
PhD,LCSW,LCADC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 24

Such a pleasure to meet you. I am happy you want to work on goals to change your life. I value change, hope, optimism, compassion, positivity, gratitude, mindfulness, and learning from those who have overcome multiple barriers but have still followed their dreams. I also value being kind to people and animals. I appreciate that life is precious and we need to live in the moment and treasure it and the people and animals we love. Psychotherapy Specializations include: depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, phobias, sexual abuse/sexual assault, EMDR (Eye ...

This is Alicia Mercedes's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LMHC,M.Ed
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor for the State of Florida. I received my Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Florida Atlantic University. I have helped numerous people from different backgrounds, ethnicities and religious preferences through individual, couples, family and group counseling over the years. I have guided many through recovery struggling with depression, anxiety, anger, frustration, marital distress and family conflict. I have experience with clients ranging from 5 years old to late adulthood. I have worked in numerous me...

This is Theresa Jones's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS,LPC,CPCS
Specialties: Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 26

Hello, I would like to take the time to introduce myself. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with more than twenty-six years of experience working in the field of program development and provision of treatment services for the elderly, adults, children, and families.

This is Keith Harris's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

About Me I am a licensed clinical social worker and have been in practice as a therapist for over twenty years. Prior to joining BetterHelp, I served in the U. S. Military as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Commissioned Officer. After retiring from the military, I began my second career with the Department of Veteran’s Affairs as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. My practice areas include working with clients experiencing a broad range of Mental Health issues, including PTSD, anxiety, depression, stress management, relationship/marital and family pro...

This is Barbara Muller-Ackerman's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA,LPC,MWC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 28

I am a licensed professional counselor in New Jersey with over 25 years of experience. My counseling style is warm and interactive. My approach is very holistic; exploring many areas of your life and seeing which you would like to work on first - knowing that many overlap and contribute to well being - or the lack of it. I have specialized most often with people of all ages who have Attention issues. These issues rarely show up alone; teaming with depression, anxiety, OCD, sleep disorders and executive function deficits. They also impact relationships and job ...

This is Christine Hannam's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New Jersey with over twenty years experience working with various populations. My practice specialties include mental health, addiction, grief, domestic violence and LGBT issues. I strongly believe in the ability for anyone to heal regardless of their experiences and I believe that all individuals are capable of finding their happiness and reaching their goals, whatever they may be. I work from an empowerment perspective and believe that we are all experts of our own situation. My approach involves Solution Focuse...

This is Laura Pelton-Sweet's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who is blessed to love my work. Using creative expression and exploratory conversation, I have (since 2006) had the honor of witnessing my clients' personal, relational, and professional growth. I have been licensed to practice counseling in Massachusetts since 2013, and was previously licensed in Texas. Clients who respond well to me are often learning to cope with and heal challenges related to: anxiety, depression, addiction, trauma, self-esteem and confidence, relationship concerns, career exploration and life transit...

This is Francesco Rizzo's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LMFT,LCADC,MS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts
Years of Experience: 8

Hi and welcome to what could be the start of great resolution and growth! Thank you for taking the time to explore my page. I wanted to start with telling you about myself. My name is Francesco Rizzo but you can call me Frank if you'd like. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) and a Licensed Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC). I received my masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Seton Hall University and have over eight years of experience helping teens, adults, couples, and families with a variety of different concerns. I tr...

This is Dr. Tammy Freeman's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
EdD,LPC,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

Hello- I am a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been working in this field for over 20 years in various behavioral healthcare positions. I enjoy my profession! There are not many professions that challenge you as a practitioner to grow and develop just as much as the clients . I like to think of counseling as the gift that keeps on giving! If you met me about 24 years ago, I would have introduce myself as a elementary school teacher who loves working with children. I enjoyed my profession but I was not fulfilled. Through a series of highs and lows in...

This is April  Freeman's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! Starting therapy is a brave decision and I want to acknowledge your commitment to your well -being. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of New York who is passionate about helping people with life difficulties. Change is possible and I would like to welcome you to Better Help! My goal as a therapist is to support you on your journey to self- empowerment. I have a master’s degree in Social Work from Syracuse University as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Child and Family Studies with a minor in Psychology. It is important t...

This is Percival Fisher, Jr. 's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW, LICSW, LCSW, BCD
Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Hello Everyone! My name is Percival Fisher, Jr. However, you can call me "Percy" and I have been providing individual and group psychotherapy for 10 years. I am here to assist you to reach your goals in therapy. I provide a safe, warm, and interactive space to talk about your presenting issues. I have experience providing therapy to individuals experiencing depression, anxiety, anger, trauma, "coming out"/LGBTQIA related issues, and family conflicts. I utilize multiple treatment modalities (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Traum...

This is Tara  Porphy 's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 6

Hi! I'm Tara. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of New Jersey. I have been working in the mental health industry for six years. Most of my experience is working with clients in their homes, which often can be a place of comfort. I am used to non-traditional therapy such as meeting clients at home, school, or wherever they are most comfortable. Meeting with clients via teletherapy has been one more method that I have adapted to. I have experience in a variety of different settings. I also have worked in a residential program for substance...

This is Alia Luqman's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker committed to mental health. I hold licenses in the state of California and the state of New Jersey. I hold an undergraduate degree from Columbia University and a Master of Social Work from the University of California, Berkeley. Psychotherapy and building a trusting and non-judgmental relationship with my patients is such fulfilling and important work. I believe that each person I work with is capable of experiencing happiness, self love and peace. I have worked in the field of Social Work for over 14 years, assisting in...

This is Katie Struble's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical social worker in New Jersey with 10 years of professional experience. During that time, I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, grief, and adjustment issues. I have also helped many people with mood disorders and developmental disabilities. My counseling style is warm and supportive, but also structured. I believe in the human capacity for change and in treating all people with respect and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, s...

This is Isra Shaikh's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
NCC ,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Welcome! Deciding to engage in counseling is a huge first step on the road to wellness. Let me help you reach your optimum level of functioning! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of New Jersey with over 6 years of experience. My style drives from person-centered and motivational interviewing. I use a variety of therapeutic approaches that incorporate dialectical behavior therapy, solution focused techniques and cognitive behavioral therapy. I believe in setting collaborative goals with my clients while empowering them to see their potential ...

What Can Therapists In New Jersey Help You With?

A therapist in New Jersey can practice anything from marriage and family counseling to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 4253624 people are living in New Jersey, and because an estimated one in four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of New Jersey Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in New Jersey who are ready to help you get happy!