Nancy Friedman-Cohen

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD

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(732) 979-2682

Nancy Friedman-Cohen

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

NFC Psychotherapy
Somerset, NJ 08873
(732) 979-2682

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Nancy Friedman-Cohen is not currently accepting new clients.

About

I am a psychotherapist, parent advocate for special needs children and adults, life coach, and expressive arts therapist working with people of all ages 16 years and up, providing individual, marital, and group therapy for the past 42 years. The most significant aspect of the psychotherapy process is the partnership that is formed between client and therapist. It must be a good fit in which trust, compassion, support, and mutual respect are formed in order to promote a safe emotional environment for working through painful experiences.
Additionally I am the owner and director of the NJ Parent Advocacy Center of New Jersey which provides advocacy for mental health and learning/educational difficulties in work and school environments for children and adults.
I use a wide array of treatment approaches. I am interactive with you in crafting goals that will help you to more effectively learn the skills and understanding in order to work through the changes that you want to make in your life and within yourself.
Nancy Friedman-Cohen
“Hi, I am a therapist with 40 years of diverse experience offering telehealth services to help you live your best life.”

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • Anthem
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • ComPsych
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • MHN | Health Net
  • Magellan
  • Military OneSource
  • MultiPlan
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Oxford
  • QualCare
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 39 Years
  • License: New Jersey / 44SC00581600
  • School: Washington University
  • Year Graduated: 1980

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Salve Regina Expressive Arts for Healing / Post Graduate Expressive Arts
  • Certificate Date: 2014
  • Certificate: SoulCollage Facilitator / SoulCollage Institute
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Location

NFC Psychotherapy
Somerset, NJ 08873
(732) 979-2682

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obesity
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
  • holocaust survivers, blocked creativity, grief, lg
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Adlerian
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Chronic illness grief therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Energy Psychology
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Expressive art therapy
  • Family / Marital
  • Feminist
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Imago
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychobiological Approach Couple Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 11 Jan 2023
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Nancy Friedman-Cohen

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD