My ideal clients are adolescents, couples and adults that want to work in collaboration with me to achieve their goals. Their issues would vary but they would be open to learning new skills and be interested in exploring different ways to enhance their lives. I am a client-centered therapist that guides my clients toward positive change by helping them gain healthier thinking patterns and coping skills.
I am accepting new clients and I am in-network with Aetna and Cigna! Are you seeking support to improve your overall well being, relationships with others, and most importantly, the relationship with yourself? You and I can utilize the therapeutic space to identify and verbalize your subconscious thoughts/feelings, with the purpose of living a more comfortable life and improving your ability to be present and grounded in your daily life. Using an empathetic, genuine, person-centered and strength-based approach with unconditional positive regard, I provide a safe, comfortable and autonomous experience for all people.
Therapy can be scary when you're unsure what to expect. It may help you to know that my goal is to give you a positive experience where you can work on yourself in a non judgmental and validating environment. In these unprecedented times you may be struggling with anxiety, depression and school and work related stress. You may also be struggling with adjusting to the quickly changing times and balancing daily responsibilities. Whatever calls you to therapy will be addressed with care and compassion while also providing you with the tools to challenge yourself to create positive changes.
Accepting New Clients! I work with children, adolescents and young adult battling the issues that come with life transitions and adjusting to life. This could be with intimate relationships, identity, sexuality, friendships and the like. Their goals are to remediate these problems by having an understanding of what they are going through and how to address them properly. They want to achieve a sense of calmness, stability, and control in their everyday life.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS-MA, PhD, LPC, ACS, EMDR
In a world plagued with problems, it can seem as though solutions don't exist, but I am convinced that all problems have answers. People are unique and a treatment plan is needed to address each individual's unique problems. I use an integrated approach to treating patients. My background (MPhil degree) in genetics gives me an edge; help me to understand behaviors and problems at an inheritance level. As a scholar I approach problems with scientific method and look at the cause and effect of all problems before coming with an appropriate solution.
We provide a safe & nurturing environment to address any mental health/behavioral health needs to meet your goals. Our mission is to empower our clients to feel confident within their lives, while building healthier habits to thrive in their future. We have a staff of highly qualified clinicians that works with individuals/families including, but not limited to, child play therapy, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, sexual behaviors, mood disorders, anger management, criminal justice involvement, domestic abuse, and caregiver stressors.
I am currently accepting new clients from all walks of life for online therapy. I am currently specializing in anxiety, depression, self-esteem, and stress. My approach to counseling is non-judgmental and compassionate. You are not alone with the things you are struggling with. I am here to help support you with those things.
I work with individuals and couples who experience relational conflict and communication issues. I would ideally be able to assist individuals whose self-esteem, comfortability with emotional intimacy, psychological concerns, etc. are interfering with their relational functioning. Clients of this nature might need to learn how to express themselves more effectively in terms of what they hope to receive from their partners or to gain skills to incorporate their partner into their healing. These goals might be purposeful in minimizing disagreements and gaining the ability to work as a team with one’s partner.
My ideal clients are adults who are open to working on emotional and/or behavioral issues in a safe environment where their concerns can be validated and explored. Individuals who are comfortable working with a masters level social work student in a private, mental health setting.
I've always been a "people person" but started work in the field of technology. When laid off after 20 years, I saw it as a blessing in disguise, went back to school, and received my Masters of Social Work. I bring a sense of enthusiasm and energy which combined with some of the wisdom I've gained in life help me provide a high quality service to a diverse range of clients. Sessions are specific to each client's needs and can include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, Mindfulness, relaxation techniques and other approaches.
You can be happy and healthy! Like many of us, you may need some help to get yourself there. I provide a safe, empathic,and nonjudgmental environment in which I help you discover and develop your strengths to overcome the problems that are holding you back from peace and contentment. I offer over 20+ years of psychotherapy experience in helping individuals, couples, and families to increase their self-esteem, develop more satisfying relationships,and increase their sense of control and fulfillment.
I treat depression, anxiety, relationships, disappointments and losses, parenting, couples, individuals and families. Conflict and distress can stem from many sources-life upheavals, separation, divorce, trauma, death, unexpected disappointments, mourning what we have lost or never had. Therapy is a process of Self discovery-understanding what makes you-you and Your unique personal issues. My role is to help you unlock whatever has or is preventing you from reaching your personal goals and the quality of life you desire. Together we will explore pathways to change or acceptance to free you to move forward..
Our practice offers Comprehensive Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Treatment of Eating Disorders - for children, adolescents, and adults. We understand the challenges that children and parents face today. Our aim is to offer support and guidance to individuals and families seeking expert intervention. We are committed to help you return to the path of full health as efficiently as possible. Barbara Reese is an Intensively Trained DBT Practitioner, Certified Eating Disorder Specialist-Supervisor, and is certified in both CBT-E and in Family- Based Treatment (FBT), for pediatric, adolescent, and adult eating disorders.
Jeff is a Licensed Professional Counselor with extensive experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families in diverse levels of care and treatment settings. As a therapist Jeff provides a safe supportive space for individuals to process their thoughts and feelings. Jeff seeks to empower his clients, foster self-awareness so that they can accomplish their goals and live healthier lives. Jeff provides individualized therapy focusing on issue related to depression, anxiety, substance, anger management, trauma and interpersonal conflict.
Do you have self-identified goals that seem so far out of reach or even unattainable? Do you want to break free from the inner critic telling you that you are not good enough? Your goal may be to break unhelpful thinking patterns, become 'unstuck,' or to work through feelings of worthlessness and despair. I help people that have made the courageous decision to begin counseling. "You don't need to feel good to get going. You need to get going to feel good." I offer an approach that will help you achieve your vision by becoming one percent better, every day.
Arrow Counseling, LLC is the practice of Michelle Cox, a NJ Licensed Clinical Social Worker. At Arrow Counseling we foster personal growth, resiliency and focus on improving the quality of life for one person, one family or one situation at a time.
Clients come to me for relief of symptoms of anxiety and depression, and to learn to process how trauma or complex trauma may be impacting their lives today and how to move forward from it. They also seek to gain insight into why they do what they do, to improve their agency or control over their own lives, to learn how to recognize and deal with feelings, to build their self-esteem and to find more pleasure and serenity in their lives. As we work towards the goals clients become ready and willing to make the real behavioral changes that will make a positive difference in their lives.
You’re overwhelmed. Despite all you do, you feel unsupported and unfulfilled. You’re overburdened and under-appreciated by your partner. You know you were put on this planet for more than endless laundry folding. Where did you go wrong? You were filled with such hope and abilities a few years ago. Even an invitation to go out with your girlfriends feels like a chore. It’s hard to be present with your family while it feels like your life is slipping away. Your self-help books lie in a heap on your nightstand. Your friends seem to have it all together – Why are you so stuck?
Joy Journe graduated with a Master's degree in Social Work from Monmouth University, NJ with a focus on Families and Children. She has worked within the field of social work with various populations for 25 years. Joy can be described as a non judgmental, positive person as well as a professional who deems herself to be a Survivor in life. Joy is known to be able to work with anyone through any situation they are going through as she is a compassionate first. She offers a warm down to earth approach that explores the intersection between mind, body, and spirit.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Fairfield are psychologists, licensed counselors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualized treatment.
Services offered, education and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Fairfield then may specialize in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counseling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
How to find a specialist?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Fairfield, or Child Psychologists in Fairfield.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Fairfield psychologists specializing in EMDR.
What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Fairfield specialize in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or therapist who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
How to use my insurance?
Many therapists accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the therapist.