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 a therapist

 

This is Linda Sykes's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS,LPC,CGRS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I have an overall desire to see individuals live a well-balanced life, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. Belief in the capacity of effective listening and holding someone else’s pain. One cannot change for someone other than themselves, as an agent of change I am here to help realize change is possible. Though the use of a client-centered approaches of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Grief Recovery Methods; navigating life can be a productive journey, with hope, guidance, and help. Periods of un-wellness do exist, and I b...

This is Dawn Cheetham's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

Have you been feeling stuck? Do you feel like no one else can relate to your difficulties? Some times we have problems that we just don't want to share with friends or family. That's when therapy could benefit you. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker ,I specialize in helping people work through any issue that is preventing them to live to their fullest potential. I have both day and evening appointment time for your convenience. I have been working in this field for 16 years. I specialize in working with issues of anger management, depression, anxiety and adju...

This is Laura Shaffner's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

My name is Laura Shaffner, and I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and counselor. My counseling style is warm and intuitive. I especially enjoy working with people around life changes, self-esteem work, anxiety, and relationship issues. I use the framework of holistic psychology primarily in my work, along with incorporating other frameworks that may best suit you. This may include cognitive-behavioral, client-centered, or psycho-dynamic counseling, along with yoga and mindfulness techniques as modalities for self-care. Holistic psychology believes th...

This is Kristen Buongiorno's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW, LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years of diverse clinical experience. I have worked with a multitude of populations including those who experience depression, anxiety, relationship issues, major life changes, illness/cancer, sexual assault, and Veterans issues including combat/MST. I pride myself in being compassionate and direct with my clients and don't shy away from having those hard conversations with folks. My emphasis is firstly on maintaining safety and developing safety plans for those who need them. I believe that therapy is what...

This is Elrita Godbold's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Hello. My name is Elrita Godbold and I am glad you are here. Congrats on taking your first step towards wellness, I am Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I received my Bachelor's Degree from Lincoln University in PA and my Master's Degree in Social work from Rutger's University in NJ. I received my clinical license 2006. I have worked as an administrator, a clinician and I currently have a private practice. I have worked with diverse populations who's presenting problems have included Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Trauma, Anxiety and Work related stress. I take ...

This is Nataly Ebid's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW, LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a licensed clinical social worker in the state of New Jersey. I graduated from Rutgers University with a bachelors degree in psychology and a Master's degree in Social work. I have been working in the mental health field in over 10 years of experience in psychotherapy and counseling. Most of my work is with adults 65+ and young adults. I have treated individuals with wide range of issues such as depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, Post-traumatic stress disorder, stress related issues, adjustment disorders and mental illness. My ...

This is Lisa  Drew's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA,LPC,CCTP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Hi, I’m Lisa Marie, and I’m so glad you’re here. It takes tremendous courage to seek support for a personal matter, and I appreciate you taking the time to learn about my practice. I am a licensed psychotherapist in private practice with over 15-years of professional experience working with teens and adults across many settings. I specialize in developmental and complex trauma, anxiety disorders, process addictions, disordered-eating behaviors, and relational and attachment issues. Through a trauma-informed, cross-cultural perspective, I creatively integrate so...

This is Sharon McNeil's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW,LCSW,BCBA
Specialties: Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical social worker in NJ with over 20 years of experience working with adults, children, and families. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting concerns, career challenges, and ADHD. My counseling style is positive, warm, and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I believe that staying positive is key. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, client-centered, and solution focused modalities. I will tailor our...

This is Ayla Fleming 's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW,LCADC,EMDR Trained
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 8

I believe the therapy relationship is sacred because it is a space to discuss anything- free of judgement. Therapy is a space to learn coping skills, process choices/events, clarify goals and the pathway to achieve them, manage life changes, move past trauma, or regain your voice. I am passionate about empowering individuals with the skills they need to minimize stress and maximize peace, joy, and identifying the pathway to health- honoring the best version of you. I have experience working with clients managing anxiety, depression, wellness/ self-care challenges,...

This is Tjurra Roberts's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA, LPC,NCC,ACS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of New Jersey. I have over 10 years’ experience working with people who are struggling with different concerns. I have experience working in the addictions field, crisis intervention, community mental health and private practice. I work from a person-centered perspective, which means my primary focus is on the individual client and their unique needs, goals and aspirations. I use the principals of trauma informed care to create a safe and collaborative environment where the client feels empowered. I use var...

This is Myron Dianiska's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS,LPC,LPA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 40

My name is Myron Dianiska, a Licensed Psychological Associate and Licensed Professional Counselor in New Jersey and Texas. I have over 50 years of experience in the mental health field, and currently operate a private practice in Sugar Land Tx. My primary work is with adults who are experiencing difficulties with habit disorders (smoking), anxiety, phobias and career choice difficulties. I also work with adolescents, athletes, particularly runners, who want to improve their performance and improve their mental toughness. My overall approach is a holistic one, as ...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked as a mental health professional for the past 16 years in New Jersey. During the past seven years I have also worked in the capacity of a Licensed Social Worker. I have enjoyed helping individuals navigate through life's journey. My area of expertise includes substance abuse; depression; anxiety; anger management; communication challenges; elderly care; relationship conflicts; goal planning; blended family challenges; and parenting. I have enjoyed linking the consumer to services that will help them to over...

This is Jessie Kozmoski's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am licensed social worker in New Jersey with 4+ years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & trauma and abuse. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. I take a trauma informed approach and treat clients with respect and compassion. We will work together to develop goals based on what you want to change and gain through therapy. Getting started with therapy can sometimes se...

This is Georges Mombrun's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hello and welcome! My name is Georges Mombrun. I am a licensed professional with over 10 years of experience working with diverse populations in a variety settings. I currently hold a Masters degree in Social Work with undergraduate studies in Public Health, Sociology, and Africana Studies. As a dually Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor I utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing as evidence-based approaches to address...

This is David Selengut's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in New Jersey with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, & parenting issues. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

This is Melissa Cole's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 20 years of experience working with individuals and families in community mental health settings. I completed her BS in Rehabilitation Services at Penn State University in 1993, along with minors in both Women’s Studies and Psychology. I went on to complete my MS in Community Agency Counseling at California University of Pennsylvania in 2000. In addition to providing therapy, I have experience in training and supervision. My treatment approach is eclectic pulling from a variety of theories and experiences as eac...

This is Cynthia  (Cindi) Stewart's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPCC,LPC,MA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Hello, Life is about moving forward and growing. As individuals we should continue to grow and never stop learning. I work with individuals of all ages including families and couples in need. I work successfully with a wide range of concerns including, Motivation, Lifestyle changes, ADHD, Anxiety, Depression as well as the many other life struggles that need professional and confidential attention (assistance). I am very familiar with drug and alcohol addictions, and feel that I can be of help in this area. As well I work with the LGBT population and am an a...

This is Gregory Mascaro's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in New Jersey with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, and military & veteran issues. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Eunice (Won Joo) Lee's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) licensed in New Jersey, working as a psychotherapist/mental health clinician. I'm warm, friendly, and interactive. My passion in counseling is to help those who would like to help themselves, and I want to be the person who can help you feel better(even a bit) at the end of the day and eventually in your life. I have worked with clients of all age populations, from age 5 to older seniors (65+) and at various mental health settings, including in-home treatments, outpatient mental health centers, and assisted living...

This is Kyle Miceli's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am licensed in New Jersey with 5 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, lgbt-related issues, coping with grief and loss, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

What Can Therapists In New Jersey Help You With?

A therapist in New Jersey can practice anything from marriage and family therapy 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 out of 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. Searching for 'therapist New Jersey' will help you find mental health professionals that can support you through personal growth, anxiety disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, and other mental health services. The mental health field includes psychiatric medication management, online therapy, marriage counseling, couples therapy, clinical social workers, licensed counselors, and other mental health providers through online therapy sessions and in-person ones. Seeing a licensed therapist in therapy sessions can help you navigate mental health conditions and life circumstances through mindfulness techniques and other specialized training they've received in clinical settings.

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 near the city or a specific county in New Jersey, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs through online therapy.

Therapists in New Jersey can help you work through a challenging situation, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, adjustment issues, end of life issues, or even serve as a family therapist to improve relationships and relationship problems. Finding a therapist that takes new clients in online therapy is the first step in finding the right therapist and treatment plan for you. Your therapist should provide a safe space for you to focus on self care and well being as a mental health professional. 

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

Some commonly asked questions can be found below:

How much does a therapist cost?

Mental health professionals differ in therapy costs, and it can vary based on the module, whether it's in person therapy or online therapy. Additionally, new clients might meet a different price mark, and couples therapy can be more expensive than seeing an individual therapist. However, many therapists will be upfront about their pricing and whether or not they take health insurance from the get-go. Be sure to look up 'therapists in New Jersey' to get a better understanding of which mental health providers take health insurance in network, which therapeutic process is the best fit, and how many therapists are in person or online.

How do I know I should get a therapist?

Mental health services and mental health providers can help you navigate anything you're going through, big or small. Mental health issues don't always present as a huge crisis- many therapists provide talk therapy and online therapy for life transitions, new skills, relationship problems, or even serving as a life coach through a therapeutic relationship. Online therapy sessions in New Jersey allow new clients seeking therapy to experience a private practice counseling services without being in person, and this talk therapy integrative approach can help you navigate any mental health conditions you might be experiencing, as well as developing new skills through working with a therapist. Dialectical behavior therapy is a great choice for older adults looking to use therapy to navigate life transitions or other big changes.

Is therapy covered by insurance?

Different counseling services (depending on private practice) can vary in cost and whether or not they take insurance. 

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