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 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 Laura Thompson 's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief
Years of Experience: 20

Hello, my name is Laura. I have been counseling for over 15 years. My theoretical orientation is Existentialism, although I am inspired by CBT, REBT and most especially radical acceptance and mindfulness. I have experience working in psychiatric hospitals and with addictions and currently am the Program Director of an IOP. I am very open to using modern technology as a treatment modality and see it is the modern and convenient. It is a real pleasure to help you using this groundbreaking platform. I enjoy using unique and creative therapeutic techniques tailored to...

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 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 Robert Perper's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hi my name is Rob and my strength is working with clients who are struggling with a vast array of issues. I am looking for clients who are ready to start making positive changes in their lives and ready to combat the daily struggles that are impeding them from functioning at their highest potential. I have been working in the mental health field for a long time. I work well with people struggling with anxiety, depression, substance abuse issues including tobacco dependence, LGBTQ+ issues and a variety of other struggles. Along with talk therapy, I utilize Neurofe...

This is Erica Gilliams's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPC,ACS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

I enjoy working with both adults and teen about issues of self-esteem issues , feeling of depression, anger management skills, and coping with anxiety. I believe that we are all apart of a system and need each other to heal. Therapy is also a partnership with you as the leader. You are the expert in your story. I am just here to help guide your decision-making and emotions. As I am easy to talk to and a great listener lets take this journey together. My clinical skills include Individual and Family therapy, parenting support group, and Group therapy. As a ...

This is Nicole Filian's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSW,LCSW,Nationally Certified Trauma Therapist
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! I'd like to thank you for coming to my page and also formally introduce myself; my name is Nicole Filian and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a person who is passionate about being a listener and a helper. I believe it is my life’s mission to provide support and empathy to those who are in need of it. I'd like to help you to find the strength you innately possess within yourself and expand upon it. Life can be challenging to navigate when feeling overwhelmed or confused. Therapy can be seen as a lighthouse, helping to guide you through challe...

This is Barbara Oliveri's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 5

Hello and welcome to BetterHelp! My name is Barbara Oliveri and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of New Jersey. I received my masters degree from NYU with an emphasis in clinical social work practice. I received my Bachelors Degree from Montclair State University in Psychology with a Minor in Communication Studies. I have been working as a hospital social worker for the last 5.5 years with a focus in adult/elder care, end of life/palliative care and oncology but have experience working with a variety of clients including but not limited ...

This is Christine Ghaly's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPC,LMHC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

Hello. My name is Christine and I am a counselor licensed in Florida and NJ with 10 years of experience in the field of mental health. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, eating disorders, and substance abuse. I have also helped many children and adolescents who have experienced trauma and emotional abuse and have prior experience volunteering on the National Suicide Hotline. My counseling style is warm and empathetic. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach...

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 Damaris Alfonso's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Welcome! My name is Damaris Alfonso and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of New Jersey. I earned my Master's degree in Social Work from Rutgers University (2016) and have since worked in a variety of settings such as private practice, homes, and schools, providing individual therapy. Whether this is your first time seeking therapy, or you have more experience, I would love to meet you where you are at and help you become a better version of yourself. My skill set includes working with individuals who have experienced trauma and helping ...

This is Katharine (Kate) Denihan's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LCSW-R,ACSW,BC-TMH
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 18

Fighting the good fight every day, I will support you no matter what!! I am relentless in my pursuit to help others and am very person centered in my approach. I am open to various modalities and am flexible in my treatment style in order to best meet the needs of my clients. I feel a deep need to help others, I am a natural empath and will help you. Feel free to look at my LinkedIn page for a full resume and also check with the NYS licensing board. You should be educated and comfortable with me, that is the best way we can make treatment work! A little bit on...

This is Fatim Sankare's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MSEd,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

My name is Fatim and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with five years of experience working with clients in the New York City area. In my experience I have worked with young adults (20s-30s) individuals and groups in a variety of settings. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, career challenges, and navigating self-esteem. I also have experience working with unique populations and identities such as women, people of color and members of the LGBT community. As a Therapist, I use a hol...

This is Althia McLaughlin's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hello. My name is Althia and I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in North Carolina. I am also a DISTANCE CREDENTIALED COUNSELOR (DCC), trained in effectively counseling remotely via telehealth. I have worked as a Psychotherapist for over 15 years. I work with individuals having a wide range of issues, including but not limited to anxiety, depression, trauma, self-esteem, infidelity, relationships, trust, and life transitions, (eg. marriage, new job, life after college graduation, new child, job loss, a move to a new area, etc). I use Cognitive Behavi...

This is Sandy Stein's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

Hello and thank you for visiting my profile. Today we are all living in unprecedented times. The health crises going on has many people feeling fearful, frustrated and isolated as they try to grapple with a changed present and an uncertain future wondering what the "new normal" will look like and for how long. For those who have been struggling with previous issues, this can be even more challenging. On the positive side, this can also be a time of deeper self reflection. I am a New Jersey Licensed Professional Counselor with 1...

This is Christina Greaves's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of New Jersey with over 25 years of professional and more importantly life experience. Throughout my career, I have worked in a variety of settings, including school counseling, individual counseling, and human resources counseling. My passion is to help individuals overcome stumbling blocks in both their personal and professional lives and reach their fullest potential. To help them identify negative patterns, change those patterns and live happy and productive lives. My counseling style is friendly b...

This is Kristen D'Amico's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA,LPC,ACS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Hello! My name is Kristen D'Amico and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of New Jersey. I have over 10 years of counseling experience working in a variety of settings including community-based and private practice outpatient providing both individual and family therapy. I enjoy working with families, adolescents, couples, and adults. My areas of expertise include parenting, depression, anxiety, trauma, and coping with stress and life changes. My approach is one that is client-centered. Your experience, your challenges, and your goals ar...

This is Aisha Jabbar's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
LPC, NCC, MA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hey! My name is Aisha and I am passionate about art in the forms of food, nature, and self-expression. I am a yogi, baker, and adventure enthusiast. I have been practicing in the mental health field for the past four years, and the addiction field for the past two years. My approach with clients is holistic, as I like to apply a variety of theories, approaches, methods, and exercises in my practice depending on what each individual needs. I frequently utilize CBT, DBT, solution-focused, and mindfulness-based approaches, among others as well. I am flexible and...

This is Christine Faccone's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
MA, EdS, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I take a holistic approach to counseling, empowering clients to focus on their strengths, and helping them identify the barriers keeping them from positive goals and healthy decisions. The client and I work together to develop coping skills specific to their needs; skills which can guide them through difficult times. Using evidenced based techniques, I help the client know and understand themselves better as it relates to unhealthy behaviors and guide them as they work through their challenges. I maintain my own life balance by practicing yoga, and I cultivate ...

This is Dr. Salih M. Paker's avatar and link to their profile
New Jersey
Ph.D.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am a licensed clinical psychologist (Ph.D.), also with a medical background, working as a psychotherapist since 1989. In these 30 years, I have mostly worked around the issues of depression, anxiety, panic, stress, phobias, dissociation; trauma, violence, abuse (psychotraumatology); personality-related difficulties; relational difficulties; difficulties around identity, meaning, and self-esteem; and personal development and maturation. I work with adults (18 and up). I have experience in individual psychotherapy, couples therapy, group therapy, short- and lon...

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!