Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
This is a very difficult time for our world as we experience this collective trauma. Anxiety, grief and loss are very real for many of us right now. Whether you already struggle with mental health symptoms or find yourself experiencing new feelings of anxiety, fear or disconnect, I can guide you in processing and gaining insight into troublesome thoughts, new sensations and range of emotions. I consider myself a client centered and relational therapist. I believe in the importance of building a strong therapeutic relationship in a safe environment in order to achieve meaningful growth.
Blue Shield
(848) 242-8295 x1
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Blue Shield
This is a very difficult time for our world as we experience this collective trauma. Anxiety, grief and loss are very real for many of us right now. Whether you already struggle with mental health symptoms or find yourself experiencing new feelings of anxiety, fear or disconnect, I can guide you in processing and gaining insight into troublesome thoughts, new sensations and range of emotions. I consider myself a client centered and relational therapist. I believe in the importance of building a strong therapeutic relationship in a safe environment in order to achieve meaningful growth.
Photo of Central Counseling, LLC, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, NCC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Starting now, you can begin a brand new journey toward a more positive path for yourself - one that's filled with growth, well-being, acceptance, and empowerment. My goal is help you heal, taking steps toward positive life changes, with a healthy mind and lifestyle. Together we will find solutions that work for you on an individual basis, helping you to discover your potential, and helping you to create a meaningful life path.
Blue Shield
(732) 820-3192
Verified
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Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
Starting now, you can begin a brand new journey toward a more positive path for yourself - one that's filled with growth, well-being, acceptance, and empowerment. My goal is help you heal, taking steps toward positive life changes, with a healthy mind and lifestyle. Together we will find solutions that work for you on an individual basis, helping you to discover your potential, and helping you to create a meaningful life path.
Photo of Kristen Henshaw (Formerly Rivera), Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LCADC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
"Sometimes in life, we become so focused on the finish line that we fail to find joy in the journey." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf- Do you feel your mind getting in the way of reaching your fullest potential? I work towards creating a warm, positive environment in which clients can embrace the journey to change and uncover their fullest potentials. I have experience in working with adolescents and adults in various settings, including Substance Abuse Programs and coordinating Eating Disorder programs as well. I empower my clients to find courage within themselves to make positive changes in their lives.
Blue Shield
(908) 356-4374
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Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
"Sometimes in life, we become so focused on the finish line that we fail to find joy in the journey." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf- Do you feel your mind getting in the way of reaching your fullest potential? I work towards creating a warm, positive environment in which clients can embrace the journey to change and uncover their fullest potentials. I have experience in working with adolescents and adults in various settings, including Substance Abuse Programs and coordinating Eating Disorder programs as well. I empower my clients to find courage within themselves to make positive changes in their lives.
Photo of Travis Manrique, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC, ACS Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
**PLEASE E-MAIL ME FOR FASTER TURNAROUND TIME/VM in 24 hours** Although complex, we as humans have an innate tendency to think irrationally and engage in acts of self-defeat even despite our best efforts not to. Common self-defeating behaviors that you may be struggling with include: avoidance/panic, isolation, procrastination, passive or aggressive communication, substance abuse, food, sex, or gambling addiction, and self-injury to name some. These self-defeating behaviors are linked to the unhealthy negative emotions that you may also be experiencing such as: depression, anxiety, anger, guilt, shame, hurt, envy, and jealousy.
Blue Shield
(848) 216-7480
Verified
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Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
**PLEASE E-MAIL ME FOR FASTER TURNAROUND TIME/VM in 24 hours** Although complex, we as humans have an innate tendency to think irrationally and engage in acts of self-defeat even despite our best efforts not to. Common self-defeating behaviors that you may be struggling with include: avoidance/panic, isolation, procrastination, passive or aggressive communication, substance abuse, food, sex, or gambling addiction, and self-injury to name some. These self-defeating behaviors are linked to the unhealthy negative emotions that you may also be experiencing such as: depression, anxiety, anger, guilt, shame, hurt, envy, and jealousy.
Photo of Breakthrough Therapy Solutions, LLC, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, NCC, ACS Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
**CURRENTLY HAVE A WAIT LIST**Breakthrough Therapy Solutions (BTS) is currently telehealth-only due to Covid-19. I am a Board Certified National Certified Counselor (NCC), Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) and Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). I have over 7 years experience working with various populations and helping clients with a wide array of symptoms. I use a person-centered, goal oriented and solution-focused approach to therapy and work collaboratively with my clients to help them achieve their goals.
Blue Shield
(848) 999-3298
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
**CURRENTLY HAVE A WAIT LIST**Breakthrough Therapy Solutions (BTS) is currently telehealth-only due to Covid-19. I am a Board Certified National Certified Counselor (NCC), Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS) and Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). I have over 7 years experience working with various populations and helping clients with a wide array of symptoms. I use a person-centered, goal oriented and solution-focused approach to therapy and work collaboratively with my clients to help them achieve their goals.
Photo of Pathways Neuropsychology Associates, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
Dr. Vierbuchen specializes in child, adult, and family therapy. She believes therapy is an opportunity for people to understand their problems in new ways and learn skills that allow them to lead healthier and more fulfilling lives. Her approach is compassionate and competence-based and utilizes cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, and systemic strategies to promote change.
Blue Shield
(848) 246-2188 x1
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Blue Shield
Dr. Vierbuchen specializes in child, adult, and family therapy. She believes therapy is an opportunity for people to understand their problems in new ways and learn skills that allow them to lead healthier and more fulfilling lives. Her approach is compassionate and competence-based and utilizes cognitive-behavioral, interpersonal, and systemic strategies to promote change.
Photo of Mindful Solutions NJ, LLC, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MSW, DRCC Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
One of the most important factors of successful counseling is to have a good connection with your therapist. Every person entering therapy deserves to have an individualized approach that will meet their specific goals. At Mindful Solutions NJ, we offer a free initial phone consultation so you have the chance to learn about the therapist you would work with prior to committing to fees or a long-term therapeutic relationship. During your consultation, we'll discuss your reasons for seeking counseling. You'll also have the chance to learn about your potential counselor's education, training and counseling approach.
Blue Shield
(732) 281-2060
Verified

Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
One of the most important factors of successful counseling is to have a good connection with your therapist. Every person entering therapy deserves to have an individualized approach that will meet their specific goals. At Mindful Solutions NJ, we offer a free initial phone consultation so you have the chance to learn about the therapist you would work with prior to committing to fees or a long-term therapeutic relationship. During your consultation, we'll discuss your reasons for seeking counseling. You'll also have the chance to learn about your potential counselor's education, training and counseling approach.
Photo of Rosemarie Crenshaw, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Difficulty healing from past abuse and trauma? Feeling emotionally numb and disconnected ? Struggling in your relationships? Feeling depressed or anxious? Are you feeling stuck in life unable to move forward? Therapy with me is compassionate, engaging and collaborative. My energetic nature can help you find the motivation and strength to get "unstuck" and move forward in your life.Together, we can work towards achieving your personal goals, overcome life's obstacles, and move towards a place of healing.
Blue Shield
(848) 251-0951
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
Difficulty healing from past abuse and trauma? Feeling emotionally numb and disconnected ? Struggling in your relationships? Feeling depressed or anxious? Are you feeling stuck in life unable to move forward? Therapy with me is compassionate, engaging and collaborative. My energetic nature can help you find the motivation and strength to get "unstuck" and move forward in your life.Together, we can work towards achieving your personal goals, overcome life's obstacles, and move towards a place of healing.
Photo of William Anthony Adesso, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, BCB Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
From the outside things look like they are going well, but inside you feel stuck and want to shut yourself off from the world. Maybe life seems to have sped up due to the demands of family, work or school. This is far too common and can be emotionally and physically debilitating. Somehow, we end up in our own way and things become overwhelming. The good news is we can also get out of our way. You have already taken an important first step and are considering psychotherapy. Now, imagine yourself being inspired, better able to cope and capable of embracing all that life has to offer. This is where I will help.
Blue Shield
(609) 739-9791
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
From the outside things look like they are going well, but inside you feel stuck and want to shut yourself off from the world. Maybe life seems to have sped up due to the demands of family, work or school. This is far too common and can be emotionally and physically debilitating. Somehow, we end up in our own way and things become overwhelming. The good news is we can also get out of our way. You have already taken an important first step and are considering psychotherapy. Now, imagine yourself being inspired, better able to cope and capable of embracing all that life has to offer. This is where I will help.
Photo of Glenn R. Parker, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Feeling stuck or frustrated with specific life stressors? Do you find yourself not happy with where you are at in life? Do you find little to no motivation to engage in previously enjoyed activities? By engaging in a therapeutic alliance, I strive to help others make changes towards living a happier, more constructed version of themselves.
Blue Shield
(848) 251-0810
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
Feeling stuck or frustrated with specific life stressors? Do you find yourself not happy with where you are at in life? Do you find little to no motivation to engage in previously enjoyed activities? By engaging in a therapeutic alliance, I strive to help others make changes towards living a happier, more constructed version of themselves.
Photo of Jennifer Budd, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08754
I am a licensed clinical social worker who has been counseling children, adolescents, and adults since 2000. I currently work for a well known private treatment facility. I have worked for a large healthcare facility in Monmouth County, and had previously worked for a large, nonprofit organization in Pittsburgh, PA in crisis and crisis diversion; as well as in-home therapy with children and adolescents. I also have worked with adults who have been persistently chronically mental ill.
Blue Shield
(732) 532-3959
Verified
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Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08754
Blue Shield
I am a licensed clinical social worker who has been counseling children, adolescents, and adults since 2000. I currently work for a well known private treatment facility. I have worked for a large healthcare facility in Monmouth County, and had previously worked for a large, nonprofit organization in Pittsburgh, PA in crisis and crisis diversion; as well as in-home therapy with children and adolescents. I also have worked with adults who have been persistently chronically mental ill.
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Perhaps you're down or anxious - maybe you're unsure about the future of a relationship, or just feel that you aren't living the life you were meant to lead. Whatever your needs may be, I am here to offer support. Therapy is a process of growth and self-discovery, and in my sessions I promote behavioral transformation by encouraging a positive outlook and the adoption of new attitudes and reactions. I have the tools and professional experience to help you get back on track.
Blue Shield
(848) 224-6154
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
Perhaps you're down or anxious - maybe you're unsure about the future of a relationship, or just feel that you aren't living the life you were meant to lead. Whatever your needs may be, I am here to offer support. Therapy is a process of growth and self-discovery, and in my sessions I promote behavioral transformation by encouraging a positive outlook and the adoption of new attitudes and reactions. I have the tools and professional experience to help you get back on track.
Photo of Kimberly McElwee, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
Whether you are experiencing a life transition, unhealthy relationships, feeling "stuck" in a certain place, or something more significant, I will help provide you with an opportunity for change and healthier emotional well-being. I am committed to helping you define and obtain the life you want all within a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. It is my goal to help you be comfortable with therapy and to work as a team on your journey of self-improvement and discovery. Everyone encounters stress and difficult times in their lives.Making the initial decision to enter therapy is not an easy one.
Blue Shield
(848) 256-0221
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Blue Shield
Whether you are experiencing a life transition, unhealthy relationships, feeling "stuck" in a certain place, or something more significant, I will help provide you with an opportunity for change and healthier emotional well-being. I am committed to helping you define and obtain the life you want all within a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere. It is my goal to help you be comfortable with therapy and to work as a team on your journey of self-improvement and discovery. Everyone encounters stress and difficult times in their lives.Making the initial decision to enter therapy is not an easy one.
Photo of Elie De Franca, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, LCADC, NCRC-1 Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
I have worked in the field of addictions for over 15 years. People suffering from addictions and their families may have other underlying mental health issues such as trauma, depression and anxiety. Throughout my career, I have worked tirelessly with adults, adolescents, and as well as their families to address these issues and find a path to healing. My philosophy is simple: to treat the person in the surrounding environment, to see a person in the context of family, school, job, and community (and to evaluate the impact of these relationships), and to focus on the person's strengths as well as embrace their difficulties.
Blue Shield
(848) 251-0827
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
I have worked in the field of addictions for over 15 years. People suffering from addictions and their families may have other underlying mental health issues such as trauma, depression and anxiety. Throughout my career, I have worked tirelessly with adults, adolescents, and as well as their families to address these issues and find a path to healing. My philosophy is simple: to treat the person in the surrounding environment, to see a person in the context of family, school, job, and community (and to evaluate the impact of these relationships), and to focus on the person's strengths as well as embrace their difficulties.
Photo of Nancy Abramson, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, LLC Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Therapy can be a powerful tool in promoting change and growth. I strive to provide a warm, relaxed atmosphere that fosters meaningful discussion of the issues that keep people stuck and erode well-being and optimism. In such an environment individuals, couples, and families work toward an understanding of the root causes of negativty, depression, anxiety, and conflict. Together we work to eliminate these issues and build the flexibility, resilency, acceptance, and positive communication style vital for healthy relationships and meaningful, well-lived lives..
Blue Shield
(848) 863-8185
Verified

Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
Therapy can be a powerful tool in promoting change and growth. I strive to provide a warm, relaxed atmosphere that fosters meaningful discussion of the issues that keep people stuck and erode well-being and optimism. In such an environment individuals, couples, and families work toward an understanding of the root causes of negativty, depression, anxiety, and conflict. Together we work to eliminate these issues and build the flexibility, resilency, acceptance, and positive communication style vital for healthy relationships and meaningful, well-lived lives..
Photo of Pathways Neuropsychology Associates, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
Sean Hennessey graduated from Wagner College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology in 2004. He completed his Master’s Degree in Social Work at Touro College in Manhattan in 2012. He ran his first group therapy session at the age of 21 while completing an undergraduate internship in the field of substance abuse and has continued to develop the skills needed to be a successful clinical social worker through his years of work and practice. He has been primarily working as a therapist at both a group and individual level since 2010 with an initial focus on substance abuse and co-occurring disorders.
Blue Shield
(848) 246-2644 x1
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Blue Shield
Sean Hennessey graduated from Wagner College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology in 2004. He completed his Master’s Degree in Social Work at Touro College in Manhattan in 2012. He ran his first group therapy session at the age of 21 while completing an undergraduate internship in the field of substance abuse and has continued to develop the skills needed to be a successful clinical social worker through his years of work and practice. He has been primarily working as a therapist at both a group and individual level since 2010 with an initial focus on substance abuse and co-occurring disorders.
Photo of Marilyn Gresh MSW, LCSW, LLC, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Our emotional well-being is integral to our physical health. Individual or family therapy can enhance our ability to manage life's stressors, such as sudden or chronic illness, family conflicts, financial strain, or interpersonal problems, which can lead to anxiety, depression and physical maladies. Therapy is beneficial to people who struggle with a mental illness, such as clinical depression or bipolar disorder. Enhancing insight into our problems, along with the development of healthy coping skills is empowering, and can often mean the difference between facing each day with confidence or avoidance of living the best life possible.
Blue Shield
(609) 454-0300
Verified
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Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
Our emotional well-being is integral to our physical health. Individual or family therapy can enhance our ability to manage life's stressors, such as sudden or chronic illness, family conflicts, financial strain, or interpersonal problems, which can lead to anxiety, depression and physical maladies. Therapy is beneficial to people who struggle with a mental illness, such as clinical depression or bipolar disorder. Enhancing insight into our problems, along with the development of healthy coping skills is empowering, and can often mean the difference between facing each day with confidence or avoidance of living the best life possible.
Photo of Carol F Oliver, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, PsyD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
I have been working with both adults and children for 18 years. I believe in working in partnership with my clients to ensure that they meet their life goals. I believe this work is best done in a caring and supportive environment. I use my specialized techniques and skills to help my clients achieve their goals. I can help ease your transition from one life phase to another. I am also a certified school psychologist and child advocate and understand the laws as they pertain to special education.
Blue Shield
(732) 943-1915
Verified
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Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
I have been working with both adults and children for 18 years. I believe in working in partnership with my clients to ensure that they meet their life goals. I believe this work is best done in a caring and supportive environment. I use my specialized techniques and skills to help my clients achieve their goals. I can help ease your transition from one life phase to another. I am also a certified school psychologist and child advocate and understand the laws as they pertain to special education.
Photo of Brian L Burgess, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Dr. Burgess is a counseling psychologist and the owner of BB Counseling. Dr. Burgess received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Massachusetts. Upon graduation, he went on to receive his Master's Degree and Doctorate in Counseling Psychology from Seton Hall University. Dr. Burgess treats a variety of disorders including but not limited to anxiety, mood disorders, personality disorders, ocd, oppositional defiant disorder, ADHD, anger, chronic pain, marriage counseling, and parental counseling. Treatment also includes psychological evaluations for bariatric surgery, spinal cord stimulators, and long term pain medication.
Blue Shield
(732) 655-6138
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
Dr. Burgess is a counseling psychologist and the owner of BB Counseling. Dr. Burgess received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Massachusetts. Upon graduation, he went on to receive his Master's Degree and Doctorate in Counseling Psychology from Seton Hall University. Dr. Burgess treats a variety of disorders including but not limited to anxiety, mood disorders, personality disorders, ocd, oppositional defiant disorder, ADHD, anger, chronic pain, marriage counseling, and parental counseling. Treatment also includes psychological evaluations for bariatric surgery, spinal cord stimulators, and long term pain medication.
Photo of Alicia Zielinski-Straub, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, NCC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
My role as a counselor is to be an instrument for change. I aspire to help others reach their full potential as we transition through life's challenges together. Using a strengths-based approach, I support clients as they learn to accept existing circumstances. I assist clients in developing clarity and encourage identifying areas where one can grow personally to attain realistic goals. Together we embark upon a journey that often times explores the price of self-doubt, the importance of forgiveness, and the ability to develop increased faith, trust, and belief in oneself.
Blue Shield
(848) 233-3976
Verified
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Office is near:
Toms River, NJ 08753
Blue Shield
My role as a counselor is to be an instrument for change. I aspire to help others reach their full potential as we transition through life's challenges together. Using a strengths-based approach, I support clients as they learn to accept existing circumstances. I assist clients in developing clarity and encourage identifying areas where one can grow personally to attain realistic goals. Together we embark upon a journey that often times explores the price of self-doubt, the importance of forgiveness, and the ability to develop increased faith, trust, and belief in oneself.

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Therapists in Toms River are able to work with a wide range of issues. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Toms River

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Toms River you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Toms River and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Toms River or family therapy in Toms River.