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 Fanteema Barnes's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

With the Internet having so much information, many people think it is easy to research their problems and find online tools to help them. What I have found over the years is that when people do this, they tend to work in isolation with no objective person to hear them and make sure they use the tools they found. This is why it is so important to have a therapist help you in your process of self-improvement. So if you feel overwhelmed or unfulfilled, your online search has brought you to the right place. I can help you with emotional issues such as self-esteem...

This is Pamela Kromar's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I have over 15years of therapy and social work experience, which I have helped others successfully cope with stresses in their daily lives. I am proficient with dealing with children, teens, adults, and families, and has been able to implement a solution based approach that has empowered people to reach their fullest potential. I have been able to hone my skills by working in a multitude of different clinical environments, from hospitals to patients' residential homes. I have successfully treated patients that suffer from life consuming ailments, such as, depressi...

This is Michelle Castellani's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW, LCSW,CEAP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Eating disorders
Years of Experience: 12

I am an MSW,LCSW that has spent most of my career in the healthcare field. In that setting I have learned a lot of crisis intervention skills and adjustment problem coping skills as people generally go through a period of crisis while trying to adjust to a new illness and all that can go along with that. I have also been in private practice since 2007 and the bulk of my patients suffer with anxiety disorders (panic attacks, social anxiety, phobias, etc.); Depression/Bipolar disorder; Eating disorders; Relationship struggles; Anger, OCD and couples counseling. ...

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 NANCY VAIL's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
L.P.C.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 15

I am a New Jersey Licensed Professional Counselor who has focused my career on assisting a variety of clients using a humanistic, cognitive behavioral, and mindfulness approach. I have over 15 years of experience and have worked with clients of all ages on a variety of issues including: self-esteem, relationship issues, coping with stress, anxiety, depression, grief, personality disorders, and anger management. I like to work collaboratively with my clients to understand the things they would like to change and to provide the support they need through a healing th...

This is Marissa Greco's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS, LPC, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I believe therapy is a process in which a therapist and client must work collaboratively towards desired goals and also use that relationship to change those goals throughout the therapeutic process if needed. I believe that everyone has the ability to create the relationships and life they desire and my goal is to offer guidance, instill hope, and foster empowerment in this process. People seek therapy for a variety of different reasons, and there is no issue too complex or minor to work on. My role is to empower clients to regain control of the areas in their l...

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 RaShun Stewart's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Ed.S.,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 17

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 15 years of experience counseling adolescents, young adults, individuals, and families. Providing support in a variety of settings including public schools, charter schools, colleges/universities, residential treatment programs, juvenile detention centers, and outpatient mental health settings. Life comes with struggles and transitions that are often difficult to manage on our own. Whether it’s stopping harmful behaviors that are interfering in your life, or finding was to flourish as a student, professional, par...

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 Marie Bates's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am Marie Bates, a licensed professional counselor in private practice. I have been a therapist for 20 years. I received my Masters Degree from Neumann University. I have experience in the treatment of depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress, trauma and abuse, bereavement and life changes. My approach is one of compassion, openness and non-judgement so that each person is free to openingly share what is in their mind and heart. I utilize therapeutic approaches that would be the most helpful for the particular needs and goals of the individual such as Cog...

This is Jayshree Gandhi's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA,LPC,LCADC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor & Licensed Clinical Alcohol & Drug Counselor. I have extensive experience working with individuals, couples, children and families as well as small and large groups. Working as a therapist both in India as well as here in USA has given me the privilege to work with individuals and families from varied cultures, ethnicities and socio-economic statues. 
 I have provided therapy in outpatient settings, inpatient rehabilitation centers, community mental health and addiction clinics, schools and private practice offices. My appro...

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 Doreen Cook's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed clinical social worker with 19 years of experience in the social work field serving a diverse population of clients from those with depression. anxiety, trauma, life transitions, grief and loss, issues of aging to individuals with obsessive compulsive disorder, intellectual disabilities and chronic mental illness. My counseling style is warm and sensitive to the unique experiences that have shaped the person you are today without being judgmental. Instead, together, we will focus on your growth, developing insight and achievement of goals tha...

This is Deepa Priyadarshan's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
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. 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 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 and Psychodynamic Therapy. Together we explore how y...

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 Jaclyn Vairo's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I received a Bachelor's of Science in Psychology at Southeastern University and went on to earn a Master's of Art in Forensic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of New Jersey. My clinical experience has involved working with clients from all backgrounds and ages, including children, adolescents, and adults. My clinical training included working with clients to resolve subjects such as depression, traumas, abuse, anxiety, self-esteem issues, and life transitions. I believe it...

This is Dr. Karen Owen Jimenez's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Psy.D
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hello and thank you for checking out my personal information on the platform of Better Help. My name is Karen A. Owen Jiménez, I am a bilingual clinical psychologist originally from the beautiful island of Puerto Rico, currently licensed in the state of New Jersey. I have over ten years of experience helping my patients understand their emotions and their personal situations in order to work with them to become better versions of themselves. My education, training and experience in the field of clinical psychology has provided me with a solid background in indivi...

This is Dr. Nicole (Nikki) Lacherza's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
PsyD
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 5

I am a Licensed Psychologist in New Jersey and New York, providing individual therapy both in person and online. I believe every person has different hurdles to conquer in life, and might need assistance along the way. With that being said, I work with my patients to form a safe and comfortable treatment environment to successfully accomplish their treatment goals. When working with patients, I believe one of the most important factors is the therapist-patient relationship. I take the time to build a solid therapeutic relationship so I can best serve my patients. ...

This is Bionca Freeman's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in New Jersey. I have been practicing mental health counseling for the last 5 years, working with a diverse adult population in an outpatient setting. My experience revolves around working with individuals struggling with depression, anxiety, mood disorders, and personality disorders. My experience also involves working with couples and families struggling with conflict and communication. My counseling approach is warm and compassionate. I have an eclectic approach to counseling but predominantly use Humanistic, Cogn...

This is Jourdan Travers's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW,MSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Jourdan Travers is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of New Jersey. She received her MSW from The University of Maryland and her B.A. in psychology from California State University Northridge. She is trained in CBT, DBT, Trauma-Informed Care, mindfulness, and psycho-education. She has previously worked at Promises Treatment Center in Malibu, California, and the Lindner Center of Hope in Cincinnati, Ohio. She has hands-on experience working with a range of patients, including those who have severe mental illness as well as those with less acute diagnos...

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!