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 Lindsay McGovern's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

Welcome! My name is Lindsay McGovern and I am happy to assist you in establishing tools and strategies to help you gain greater peace in your life and overcome any obstacles you are facing. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the states of New Jersey and Pennsylvania. I received my Master's Degree in Social Work 13 years ago and have been practicing social work for the past 16 years. I specialize in working with adults struggling with depression, anxiety, grief & loss, trauma, relationship issues, and stress associated with caregiving for elders. I am an ...

This is Desi Isidro's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW, LCSW, CHP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

* Desi Isidro, MSW, LCSW, CHP is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Crisis Clinician, Psychotherapist, CyberScan Health Professional,nutraMetrix Health Professional and Mental Health & Wellness Specialist. * She has worked well over a decade in private practice, while working in various clinical settings with different target populations. * She managed a non-profit Mental-Behavioral Intensive Outpatient Clinic at Catholic Charities, and Youth Partial Care Program. * She has been affiliated with Newark Beth Israel Medical Center's Psychiatry Department ...

This is Rachel Whitley's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

So you have decided to give counseling a try, well you have made a wise decision. Whether you are stuck in your life, feeling overwhelmed or just want some guidance, I am sure that we can work together to change your life. I will use my extensive work experience, education and evidence-based techniques to assist you in your goals. I have worked over 13 years providing counseling to various populations, in various settings with varying problems. I have experience with people that have depression, anxiety, and other varying mental health disorders. I have also h...

This is Dr. Jillian DeGroot's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
DSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome and congratulations for having the courage to seek counseling! My name is Jillian DeGroot and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I hold a Masters degree in Social Work from Fordham University and am a current Doctoral student. I have over 5 years of experience as a full time School Social Work Supervisor. I am also an Adjunct Professor in BSW and MSW programs at a small Catholic university in New Jersey. I also operate a private practice a few nights of week. As a therapist, I help my clients break through the obstacles that hold them back in life...

This is Jennifer  Hayes's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

I have 18 years of experience in working with clients who are struggling with mental health symptoms. I graduated from NYU with my Master’s degree and have completed post graduate family systems training at Rutgers. I am skilled in working with families to achieve their goals. I also have experienced a lot of success in helping individuals who are struggling with family related issues. I am very strengths-based and focus on helping clients to recognize their positive strengths and how to utilize these strengths to cope with current difficulties. I utilize CBT ...

This is Dr. Jenna Meyerberg's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
PhD,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

People ask me, "when is it time to talk to a therapist?" I don't know anyone who can say everything in their lives is going well. I'm here to help you use your strengths to keep what is going right, and help you find your strengths to fix when things are going wrong. I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor, specializing in working with depression, anxiety, life transitions, and family and relationship struggles. I've worked with nonprofit agencies for over eight years, with the last three years working in private practice. I've been privileged to provide high quali...

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 Lenora Ziegler's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW, LCSW,DBT-C
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

I truly believe that self awareness and acceptance are the building blocks for creating meaningful and lasting change. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of experience working as a therapist, behavioral coach, and medical social worker, I have witnessed people overcome great obstacles and reach their goals. I have worked with clients of all ages with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, stress, OCD, ADD/ADHD, grief and loss, pain and living with chronic health issues. I have completed multiple specia...

This is Jackie Murphy's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW, LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Hi There, I have been in practice since 2008. I have had the exceptional opportunity to work with many individuals, couples and families. I started my practice in New Jersey after graduating from Rutgers and completing my 2 years of clinical supervision. My clinical approach is strongly based in Empowerment, Accountability and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. In 2012 I relocated to Colorado and had to close the doors in New Jersey. Colorado has been a dream, I love being outdoors, camping, hiking, biking and playing in the mountains. My kids and dogs have also adjus...

This is michele frakt's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW NY/NJ,LSW PA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 19

I have been a psychotherapist for over 18 years and I have worked with all walks of life. I have developed programs for the elderly, young children, individuals who struggle with substance issues, sexually abused adults and children and people whom have struggled with various types of trauma. Regardless of the issue all my clients require and deserve validation and unconditional care. I am very passionate with regard to finding creative ways to help people gain the confidence needed to help themselves. My motto for life is that life is not just surviving but thriv...

This is Samantha Tinter's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Thank you for taking the bold step and exploring Better Help! While it may seem overwhelming at the start, you are about to embark on a personal journey of self-discovery, uncovering your truths, and getting "unstuck." And my goodness you are worth it! I began my own personal journey many years ago when I was experiencing stressors in my life that I was having a hard time managing alone. I didn't want to confide in the people around me because in some ways I was embarrassed, I felt that they weren't trustworthy or that they simple wouldn't understand. It was...

This is Lauren Book's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

Welcome! My name is Lauren and I am a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in the state of New Jersey. I received my Masters degree in Mental Health Counseling from Monmouth University, and have a Bachelors degree in Psychology from Rutgers University. Over the past 5 years I have worked in a variety of clinical environments, with the majority of my time spent helping individuals, couples, and families in a private practice setting. Much of my experience has been centered on helping teens and young adults navigate challenges such as anxiety, depression, relation...

This is Temima Rothmel's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am Temima Rothmel. I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in New Jersey. I have been practicing as a counselor for seven years. I graduated from Rutgers University with my MSW in 2013. I have experience working in outpatient settings with a diverse set of clients from children to an older adult population. I am open, caring, genuine, and non-judgmental. I am passionate about helping people overcome the challenges and adjustments that occur in life. I work with people who are experiencing symptoms of depression, anxiety, trauma, bipolar disorder, life a...

This is Jessica Gerstein's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS, LPC, LCADC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I often say, "Therapists are not a one size fits all," and that it can be difficult to find a therapist that suits your needs, let alone choose the right therapist by reading a description of them. If you're like me and enjoy the facts, here are mine: I graduated from Monmouth University with a Masters of Science in Mental and Clinical Health Counseling. I am currently a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Licensed Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LCADC) in the state of New Jersey. I also am a National Certified Counselor (NCC), HIV Certified C...

This is Jessica Oakley's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
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 Karen Freedgood 's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I completed my Master’s in Social Work at Rutgers University. I also hold a Master’s in Education from the College of New Jersey. Before becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, I was an elementary and middle school art teacher. I became a counselor in order to apply my passion for assisting people in overcoming their obstacles, one step at a time. I have clinical counseling experience in a variety of settings, working with individuals of all ages. I have worked in a correctional setting, an outpatient psychiatric setting, and with children and adolescent...

This is Debbie Oliver's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

“Serving adolescents and adults with compassion and respect” I have been a professional licensed therapist for over sixteen years, with a private practice in New Jersey for fifteen years. I graduated with a BA in Psychology from Rutgers University and a Master’s in Social Work (MSW) from Rutgers School of Social Work. I possess active clinical licenses in both New Jersey and Florida, where I recently relocated. Additionally, I was employed as a school social worker in a New Jersey high school for fifteen years. This experience provides valuable insight into...

This is Jay Butterfield's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello! My name is Mrs. Jay Butterfield, LCSW. I’m glad you’re reading my Profile. I graduated from Columbia University School of Social Work. My area of concentration is in Clinical Social Work. I have been providing counseling to clients for over 20 years. I have experience working with children, teens, adults, couples and families. My goal when working with you is to first create a confidential and comfortable space where you can be your authentic self. Together, we will study what is getting in the way of your happiness…your heart’s desire. My treatment a...

This is Rosalie Knecht's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I'm a licensed clinical social worker in New York, and I work with people who are coping with depression, anxiety, stressful family and romantic relationships, and the effects of trauma and loss. I use cognitive-behavioral and narrative techniques to help clients find new ways to approach old problems, have greater compassion for themselves, and build hope for the future. The narratives we use to understand our lives-- who we are, what we're capable of, what has happened to us-- can be immensely powerful. Do you feel stuck in yours? Do you need help thinking of yo...

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!