Misty A Shores

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCS

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Misty A Shores

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCS


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

Four Immeasurables Life Practice, LLC
7 Elm Street, 2nd Floor
Westfield, New Jersey 07090
(908) 768-3933

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I am a Buddhist psychotherapist with a focus on helping all clients find wellness through the Four Immeasurables - happiness, joy, compassion and equanimity. I am passionate about helping people navigate life transitions and difficulties in a practical manner. I help clients focus on the present and work through anxiety, stress, depression, ADHD, grief, and other related disorders. I am passionate about serving first responders, veterans, and their families. For more information please view my website at http://www.4ilifepractice.com.
I work with children, adolescents, and adults as well as first responders and their families. I utilize cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) , dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), integrative therapy (play/art therapy), trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy (TF-CBT), mindfulness based therapy (MBT), life coaching, as well as other evidenced based modalities.
Four Immeasurables Life Practice, LLC is a modern, minimalist, deconstructionist space helping children, adolescents, and adults reach their potentiality. Four Immeasurables was founded with the intent to help individuals cultivate kindness to self and others. In addition, to provide a safe therapeutic space for integrative and evidence based practices in counseling and psychotherapy.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $150 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • School: Fordham University Graduate School Social Service
  • Year Graduated: 2009
  • License and State: 44SC05609600 New Jersey

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: National Association of Social Workers (NASW) / Certified Clinical Supervisor
  • Certificate Date: 2015
  • Certificate: Rutgers University Graduate School Social Service / SIFICertified Field Instructor
  • Certificate Date: 2009

Misty A Shores's Groups

Meditation and Mindfulness for Professionals

Workshop for professionals utilizes evidence based practices coupled with mindfulness based training skills. If interested call or e-mail 4ilifepractice@gmail.com. Registration is in person on Saturdays 2-4 PM at Four Immeasurables Life Practice, LLC.

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Anger Management for Professionals

Focused on the use of mindfulness based training practice to aid in management of anger, distress, and high levels of stress faced by professionals. This group is psycho-educational, interactive and utilizes mindfulness based training tools as well as evidence based practices to help create balance and foster success. Anxiety is common in high functioning individuals and creates blocks that hinder relationships, creativity, and a positive sense of self. If interested call or e-mail 4ilifepractice@gmail.com. Registration for groups are open on Saturdays from 2-4. Max number of participants are 8-10 per group. Groups are usually on weeknights or Saturdays.

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Anger Management for Mandated Clients

This group is for court involved or mandated clients who are recommended or mandated to attend Anger Management. This group is run in workshop format and is interactive, experiential, and covers curriculum mandated by the courts. First session must be an in person interview/intake session. Registration is in-person on Saturdays between 2-4 PM at Four Immeasurables Life Practice, LLC. If interested send e-mail to 4ilifepractice@gmail.com.

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Location

Four Immeasurables Life Practice, LLC
7 Elm Street, 2nd Floor
Westfield, New Jersey 07090
(908) 768-3933
Offers video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Stress
  • ADHD
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Hispanic and Latino
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Existential
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Misty A Shores, MSW, LCSW, CCS, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Westfield

Misty A Shores

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CCS