Ivelise Velez

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MS, LCSW, CCTP

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Ivelise Velez, MS, LCSW, CCTP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Hackensack
(201) 355-5516

Ivelise Velez

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MS, LCSW, CCTP


Location

560 Hudson Street
Floor 1 Room/suite 1
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
(201) 355-5516

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Feeling stressed about a situation? Do you think you need a professional to talk to that can be objective? Are you: Confused, Traumatized, or Feeling alone? Need a professional specially trained in psychoanalysis and cognitive behavioral therapies to help you from the outside looking in? Being able to organize life can be stressful and confusing. @ some point everyone needs help. If you saidYES to the above questions I may be the therapist for you! Appt.'s are available at this time. Email me, Ill respond quicker than phone calls, as I am frequently in session. *Manda un email, yo contesto mas rapido q teléfono.

In the field 24 years! I provide effective clinical psychotherapy, I am a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). I can help with Personality D/O, Behavior,Learning, & Developmental issues. Anxiety, Bipolar; Mood; Conduct; OCD, Anger Mgmt, LGBTQ, Conflicts, Depression, Impulsive,Trauma,Abuse, Loss, Illness,Parenting ADHD, Addiction, Immigration

Aside from Mental Health Services, I provide Healthy Living, Life Coaching, immigration hardship letters and professional opinions. I am trained in Play Therapy, and Art/Expressive Therapies. I am empathetic, compassionate, creative, and sensitive to the needs of the people I serve. FULLY BILINGUAL English/Spanish. HABLO ESPANOL Y INGLES.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Columbia University School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 2000
  • License No. and State: 44SC05537500 New Jersey

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $200
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire BlueCross
  • GHI
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicare
  • Optum
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: NASW
  • Member Since: 2013

Location

560 Hudson Street
Floor 1 Room/suite 1
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
(201) 355-5516

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Alternative Languages: Spanish
Religious Orientation: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art/Expressive
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family Systems
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Wellness/Fitness
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Professional Connections

Ms. Erica Saltz, LCSW-R
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Colleague, known for 18 years
Karen Cooper, MA, LPC, LCADC
Karen Cooper, MA, LPC, LCADC
Licensed Professional Counselor

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Last Modified: 06 Dec 2018
Ivelise Velez, MS, LCSW, CCTP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Hackensack

Ivelise Velez

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MS, LCSW, CCTP