Kat Schaffer LMSW

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LSW, NCSW

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Kat Schaffer LMSW, MSW, LSW, NCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Toms River

Kat Schaffer LMSW

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LSW, NCSW


Location

Kat Schaffer LMSW
Toms River, New Jersey 08755

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Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 7 Years
  • School: Rutgers School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 2006
  • License No. and State: 44SL05517100 New Jersey

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $80 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network Provider
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: State of NJ Dept of Education / School Social Worker
  • Certificate Date: 2011
  • Certificate: Medical University of SC / Trauma Focused CBT
  • Certificate Date: 2011
  • Certificate: The Step Family Foundation / Step Family Counselor
  • Certificate Date: 2004

Location

Kat Schaffer LMSW
Toms River, New Jersey 08755

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Behavioral Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Tourette Syndrome, Neurological, ADHD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Italian and Some French and Spanish
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Categories
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Neuro/Biofeedback
  • Neurofeedback
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Sand Play
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Step Family Therapy
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
  • Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Professional Connections

Ms. Nancy Abramson, MA, LPC, LLC
Ms. Nancy Abramson, MA, LPC, LLC
Licensed Professional Counselor Colleague, known for 5 years
Mrs. Rose Lapiere, LPC, RPT-S, ACS
Mrs. Rose Lapiere, LPC, RPT-S, ACS
Licensed Professional Counselor Colleague, known for 2 years
Ms. Mary Dugan, LCSW, CAS, ACH
Ms. Mary Dugan, LCSW, CAS, ACH
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Colleague, known for 5 years
Dennis Sharkey, LCSW
Dennis Sharkey, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Colleague, known for 5 years
Molly Weigel, PhD, LCSW
Molly Weigel, PhD, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist known for 12 years
Kat Schaffer is energetic and enthusiastic in her work. She works well with adolescents in particularly and incorporates different treatment approaches that she believes will work well for the individual.
Ms. Mary Dugan, LCSW, CAS, ACH
Ms. Mary Dugan, LCSW, CAS, ACH
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Colleague, known for 5 years
Kat is a committed, creative, and caring professional who works with the whole person--body, mind, and spirit.
Molly Weigel, PhD, LCSW
Molly Weigel, PhD, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist known for 12 years
Dennis Sharkey, LCSW
Dennis Sharkey, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Colleague, known for 5 years
Dennis is a seasoned counseling therapist who has been working for over 30 years in the field; he is trained in working with those who are looking for marital and couples therapy, depression and anxiety treatment, and much more - he uses a multitude of therapeutic techniques to best suit each clients' needs.
Molly Weigel, PhD, LCSW
Molly Weigel, PhD, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist known for 12 years
Ms. Weigel uses an eclectic therapeutic approach from Gestalt to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy whilst bringing calmness in her work from her vast life experiences.

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 19 Mar 2017
Kat Schaffer LMSW, MSW, LSW, NCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Toms River

Kat Schaffer LMSW

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LSW, NCSW