Debra D Castaldo

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LCSW, MS

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Debra D Castaldo

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LCSW, MS

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Center for Family and Couple Solutions
345 Route 17 South
Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458
(201) 494-2580

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Center for Family and Couple Solutions
105 Shad Row
Piermont, NY 10968
(201) 494-2580

About

Is your marriage CRASHING? Are you in need of a RELATIONSHIP REBOOT? (tm) Is your child testing limits? Are you struggling with depression and anxiety? Dr. Castaldo is a nationally recognized relationship expert who has been featured on CNN, FOX, NBC, in Ladies Home Journal, Woman's Day, Redbook, & More magazines, and has authored 3 books. Founder of the Center for Family and Couple Solutions, she uses a unique solution focused, brief approach to help clients build solutions quickly. She has special expertise in Divorce Prevention, Remarriage, Step Parenting, Child Management, Behavioral Issues, Family Conflict, Depression, Anxiety, Adoption, & Women's Issues.
Dr. Castaldo holds a Ph.D. from NYU, an MS from Columbia University, and trained at Ackerman Institute for Family, New York Cornell Paine Whitney Clinic, and The Brief Family Therapy Center of Milwaukee. She has also been a faculty member at Columbia, Rutgers, Ramapo College of NJ, and Barry University.
Solution focused therapy is useful for: couple and marital issues, divorce prevention, family conflict, family life transitions, divorce adjustment, remarriage and step-parenting, depresssion, anxiety, stress, work and career difficulties, loss and bereavement, life cycle transitions, midlife and aging transitions, child behavioral and social skills issues, academic difficulties, and adoption adjustment.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150+
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: New Jersey / 44SC00350200
  • School: New York University
  • Year Graduated: 2004

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Brief Family Therapy Center / Solution Focused Therapy
  • Certificate Date: 1986
  • Certificate: Ackerman Institute for the Family / Family Therapy
  • Certificate Date: 1990
  • Certificate: LCSW-r New York State / R036472-1
  • Certificate Date: 1986

Debra D Castaldo's Groups

Divorce Prevention, Divorce Adjustment, Adoption

Short term, mutual support groups in various locations in northern New Jersey and New York City area.

More about this group

Location

Center for Family and Couple Solutions
345 Route 17 South
Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458
(201) 494-2580

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Center for Family and Couple Solutions
105 Shad Row
Piermont, NY 10968
(201) 494-2580
Specialties
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Child
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Divorce Prevention
  • Family / Marital
  • Parenting and Child Management Issues
  • Relational
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
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Debra D Castaldo

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LCSW, MS