Nkem Okakpu

Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC, NCC, ACS

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Nkem Okakpu

Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC, NCC, ACS

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Clifton, NJ 07013
(862) 325-2746

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Saint Petersburg, FL 33702
(862) 325-2746
Nkem Okakpu is not currently accepting new clients.

About

“Growth comes at the point of resistance.” - The Art of Learning... Life comes with ebbs and flows, with some experiences more difficult than others and with some experiences - life changing. I provide a therapeutic healing space for a population of women. If you are in a transitional space, feeling overwhelmed with emotions, confused about life decisions, or feeling stuck, perhaps a safe space, to process with an objective Clinician might help. I engage in humanistic and integrative approaches and would help guide you in learning new tools or identify present strategies to make positive choices.
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with nine years of experience, and hold a PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision, supervising Counselors in training. My experience comprises of working with people living with various mental health/behavioral conditions, to include severe/persistent mental illnesses, co-occurring disorders, and group counseling.
If you are in need of a safe space to process your stressors, take a courageous step into my virtual office. Listed insurances accepted in New Jersey - - - - Cash pay and Cigna accepted in Florida. Fees are for sessions 45-60 minutes.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $160 - $200
Pay By: American Express, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Optum
  • Oxford
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • License: New Jersey / 37PC00700000

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Capella University / PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision
  • Year graduated: 2020
  • Certificate: National Certified Counselor / 337159
  • Certificate Date: 2014

Location

Clifton, NJ 07013
(862) 325-2746

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Saint Petersburg, FL 33702
(862) 325-2746
Specialties
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Gestalt
  • Integrative
  • Jungian
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals

Links

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Last Modified: 27 May 2022
Photo of Nkem Okakpu, PhD, LPC, NCC, ACS, Licensed Professional Counselor in Clifton
Nkem Okakpu

Licensed Professional Counselor, PhD, LPC, NCC, ACS