Toms River, NJ 08753
Nationally Certified HypnoCounselor with 15+ years' experience empowering women and children to eliminate negative habits, release fear, reduce stress and build confidence, through professional hypnosis and coaching. Are you ready to deal with obstacles that have been holding you back? You're more capable than you realize of overcoming challenges and improving your life by tapping into your inner resources and wisdom, with some gentle guidance. Through hypnosis / coaching techniques, reinforcement recordings, and self-hypnosis instruction, most motivated clients see progress in a few sessions. Different approach than psychotherapy.
(848) 251-0779
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Nationally Certified HypnoCounselor with 15+ years' experience empowering women and children to eliminate negative habits, release fear, reduce stress and build confidence, through professional hypnosis and coaching. Are you ready to deal with obstacles that have been holding you back? You're more capable than you realize of overcoming challenges and improving your life by tapping into your inner resources and wisdom, with some gentle guidance. Through hypnosis / coaching techniques, reinforcement recordings, and self-hypnosis instruction, most motivated clients see progress in a few sessions. Different approach than psychotherapy.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, LCADC, NCRC-1 Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
I have worked in the field of addictions for over 15 years. People suffering from addictions and their families may have other underlying mental health issues such as trauma, depression and anxiety. Throughout my career, I have worked tirelessly with adults, adolescents, and as well as their families to address these issues and find a path to healing. My philosophy is simple: to treat the person in the surrounding environment, to see a person in the context of family, school, job, and community (and to evaluate the impact of these relationships), and to focus on the person's strengths as well as embrace their difficulties.
(848) 251-0827
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Toms River, NJ 08753
I have worked in the field of addictions for over 15 years. People suffering from addictions and their families may have other underlying mental health issues such as trauma, depression and anxiety. Throughout my career, I have worked tirelessly with adults, adolescents, and as well as their families to address these issues and find a path to healing. My philosophy is simple: to treat the person in the surrounding environment, to see a person in the context of family, school, job, and community (and to evaluate the impact of these relationships), and to focus on the person's strengths as well as embrace their difficulties.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
I believe knowledge of our nervous systems with its attachment and stress response functions is important. The relationship we form in therapy can help you to move toward relief, understanding and the change you are hoping for. Knowledge of the nervous system also informs how we will specifically work to heal difficult or even traumatic experiences. We will build awareness, gain skills and ultimately heal mind and body. We will work on past traumas and difficulties, leaning on strengths and natural resilience, creating personalized solutions to develop gifts, find meaning and live according to your values.
(848) 257-5222
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Toms River, NJ 08753
I believe knowledge of our nervous systems with its attachment and stress response functions is important. The relationship we form in therapy can help you to move toward relief, understanding and the change you are hoping for. Knowledge of the nervous system also informs how we will specifically work to heal difficult or even traumatic experiences. We will build awareness, gain skills and ultimately heal mind and body. We will work on past traumas and difficulties, leaning on strengths and natural resilience, creating personalized solutions to develop gifts, find meaning and live according to your values.
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Psychologist, PsyD, NCSP Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
Are you feeling overwhelmed, stressed out, or unhappy? Do you struggle with daily routines? Does fear keep you from living the life you desire? If you are experiencing these issues or others that make you feel uncomfortable or out of control, psychotherapy may be right for you. The capacity to grow and change is within you and with your therapist as partner can be activated to help you become your best self.
(848) 246-2736 x1
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Are you feeling overwhelmed, stressed out, or unhappy? Do you struggle with daily routines? Does fear keep you from living the life you desire? If you are experiencing these issues or others that make you feel uncomfortable or out of control, psychotherapy may be right for you. The capacity to grow and change is within you and with your therapist as partner can be activated to help you become your best self.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
I practice from a Person-Centered approach and specialize in Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Solution Focused Brief Therapy. I utilize multi-modal techniques to treatment as therapy is not always "one size fits all". With a background and education in counseling, behavioral neuroscience, and coaching I am able to serve my clients in a wide variety of areas of support through the use of talk therapy, play therapy, and biofeedback. My therapeutic work experience includes serving clients ranging from children to geriatric end of life issues.
(732) 253-4641
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Toms River, NJ 08753
I practice from a Person-Centered approach and specialize in Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Solution Focused Brief Therapy. I utilize multi-modal techniques to treatment as therapy is not always "one size fits all". With a background and education in counseling, behavioral neuroscience, and coaching I am able to serve my clients in a wide variety of areas of support through the use of talk therapy, play therapy, and biofeedback. My therapeutic work experience includes serving clients ranging from children to geriatric end of life issues.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
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$110
Toms River, NJ 08753
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Certified Family Mediator working with individuals, couples and families for over 10 years. Individual counseling includes self-esteem, relationships, life transitions, academic & career choices, depression and anxiety. Couple and Family counseling is dynamic, including pre-marital counseling, family planning, parenting issues, in-law matters, intimacy issues, low sexual desire, infidelity (emotional, physical and internet) recovery, divorce adjustment, and blended family issues, as well as individual issues.
(848) 251-0918
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
$110 Per Session
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Certified Family Mediator working with individuals, couples and families for over 10 years. Individual counseling includes self-esteem, relationships, life transitions, academic & career choices, depression and anxiety. Couple and Family counseling is dynamic, including pre-marital counseling, family planning, parenting issues, in-law matters, intimacy issues, low sexual desire, infidelity (emotional, physical and internet) recovery, divorce adjustment, and blended family issues, as well as individual issues.
Photo of Maria Pipitone, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, LCADC Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Life is difficult and recent events have made it much harder as we experience fear, isolation and uncertainty. The Covid-19 crisis does not have to redefine your life by taking a toll on your emotional well-being. Having worked as a crisis counselor at FEMA disaster centers, I helped many people work through emotional difficulties in the aftermath of a crisis. During the pandemic, I offer telehealth sessions by phone. Outside of the current crisis, you might just need a caring person to listen and help you navigate the hills and find refuge in the valleys of everyday life. I welcome the opportunity to help you obtain your goals.
(732) 217-7346
Verified

Toms River, NJ 08753
Life is difficult and recent events have made it much harder as we experience fear, isolation and uncertainty. The Covid-19 crisis does not have to redefine your life by taking a toll on your emotional well-being. Having worked as a crisis counselor at FEMA disaster centers, I helped many people work through emotional difficulties in the aftermath of a crisis. During the pandemic, I offer telehealth sessions by phone. Outside of the current crisis, you might just need a caring person to listen and help you navigate the hills and find refuge in the valleys of everyday life. I welcome the opportunity to help you obtain your goals.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, MA Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
(908) 224-6975
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, LCADC, ACS Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Endlessly scrolling through therapist’s profiles can be frustrating and confusing, I get it! So, let me tell you what I am looking for in a client. I am looking for a client who would benefit from a safe space to discuss and process their emotions. A client who would like to improve their overall mental health by learning new positive coping skills and wouldn’t mind completing therapeutic homework outside of session. My client would benefit from processing past traumatic events and learn how those experiences impact their current life.
(848) 251-0224
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Endlessly scrolling through therapist’s profiles can be frustrating and confusing, I get it! So, let me tell you what I am looking for in a client. I am looking for a client who would benefit from a safe space to discuss and process their emotions. A client who would like to improve their overall mental health by learning new positive coping skills and wouldn’t mind completing therapeutic homework outside of session. My client would benefit from processing past traumatic events and learn how those experiences impact their current life.
Photo of Nancy Abramson, Licensed Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, LLC Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Therapy can be a powerful tool in promoting change and growth. I strive to provide a warm, relaxed atmosphere that fosters meaningful discussion of the issues that keep people stuck and erode well-being and optimism. In such an environment individuals, couples, and families work toward an understanding of the root causes of negativty, depression, anxiety, and conflict. Together we work to eliminate these issues and build the flexibility, resilency, acceptance, and positive communication style vital for healthy relationships and meaningful, well-lived lives..
(848) 863-8185
Verified

Toms River, NJ 08753
Therapy can be a powerful tool in promoting change and growth. I strive to provide a warm, relaxed atmosphere that fosters meaningful discussion of the issues that keep people stuck and erode well-being and optimism. In such an environment individuals, couples, and families work toward an understanding of the root causes of negativty, depression, anxiety, and conflict. Together we work to eliminate these issues and build the flexibility, resilency, acceptance, and positive communication style vital for healthy relationships and meaningful, well-lived lives..
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Marriage & Family Therapist, EdD Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
Life has changed beyond expectations. Many of our careers, educational life and values have become unsettled. I am a good fit for highly sensitive people, who amidst this change, are in a life transition such as college disruption, trauma, relationship problems and work issues. The pervasive stress, resulting in depression, confusion, anxiety, OCD, addiction and disruption, will be met with deep listening, reflection and compassion. For those whose minds have been effected by psychedelic drugs, marijuana, childhood trauma or bipolar tendencies, we will work together to create clear, practical strategies for health/recovery.
(732) 733-6795
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Life has changed beyond expectations. Many of our careers, educational life and values have become unsettled. I am a good fit for highly sensitive people, who amidst this change, are in a life transition such as college disruption, trauma, relationship problems and work issues. The pervasive stress, resulting in depression, confusion, anxiety, OCD, addiction and disruption, will be met with deep listening, reflection and compassion. For those whose minds have been effected by psychedelic drugs, marijuana, childhood trauma or bipolar tendencies, we will work together to create clear, practical strategies for health/recovery.
Photo of Tinamarie Veniscofski, LLC, Drug & Alcohol Counselor
Drug & Alcohol Counselor, MS, LCADC, CASAC Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
Addiction is a disease. It can cause chaos and confusion to the individual and the family. Once you realize the unmanageability and powerlessness, it is time to seek professional help.
(201) 304-3117
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Addiction is a disease. It can cause chaos and confusion to the individual and the family. Once you realize the unmanageability and powerlessness, it is time to seek professional help.
Photo of Cathleen Lawrence, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
This is a very difficult time for our world as we experience this collective trauma. Anxiety, grief and loss are very real for many of us right now. Whether you already struggle with mental health symptoms or find yourself experiencing new feelings of anxiety, fear or disconnect, I can guide you in processing and gaining insight into troublesome thoughts, new sensations and range of emotions. I consider myself a client centered and relational therapist. I believe in the importance of building a strong therapeutic relationship in a safe environment in order to achieve meaningful growth.
(848) 242-8295 x1
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Toms River, NJ 08755
This is a very difficult time for our world as we experience this collective trauma. Anxiety, grief and loss are very real for many of us right now. Whether you already struggle with mental health symptoms or find yourself experiencing new feelings of anxiety, fear or disconnect, I can guide you in processing and gaining insight into troublesome thoughts, new sensations and range of emotions. I consider myself a client centered and relational therapist. I believe in the importance of building a strong therapeutic relationship in a safe environment in order to achieve meaningful growth.
Photo of Shanna Goldstein, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
I work with families and children to empower them to handle and adjust to life changes such as divorce, relationship issues, grief and loss, and trauma in a positive, healthy manner. I utilize cognitive behavioral, trauma informed care and mindfulness techniques to work with children experiencing depression, anxiety, school related issues, peer issues and family issues.
(732) 537-8171
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Toms River, NJ 08755
I work with families and children to empower them to handle and adjust to life changes such as divorce, relationship issues, grief and loss, and trauma in a positive, healthy manner. I utilize cognitive behavioral, trauma informed care and mindfulness techniques to work with children experiencing depression, anxiety, school related issues, peer issues and family issues.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, Online, Anime, Art, Play, Group Verified
Verified
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$125
Toms River, NJ 08755
(732) 860-2136
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Toms River, NJ 08755
$125 Per Session
Photo of Glenn R. Parker, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Feeling stuck or frustrated with specific life stressors? Do you find yourself not happy with where you are at in life? Do you find little to no motivation to engage in previously enjoyed activities? By engaging in a therapeutic alliance, I strive to help others make changes towards living a happier, more constructed version of themselves.
(848) 251-0810
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Feeling stuck or frustrated with specific life stressors? Do you find yourself not happy with where you are at in life? Do you find little to no motivation to engage in previously enjoyed activities? By engaging in a therapeutic alliance, I strive to help others make changes towards living a happier, more constructed version of themselves.
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Psychologist, PsyD, MBA Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
I am a NJ licensed psychologist and certified school psychologist. I have dedicated private practice work to children and adults interested in individual, couples, and group psychotherapy. Psychological testing is also available. I have an interest related to performance concerns whether they be academic, professional, interpersonal, or otherwise. I have trained across a broad age range (pre-school to older adults) of clients with diverse presenting concerns. Prior to becoming a psychologist, I worked in the corporate arena. As a result, I have been able to support clients as they work towards their professional goals.
(848) 256-0417
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Toms River, NJ 08753
I am a NJ licensed psychologist and certified school psychologist. I have dedicated private practice work to children and adults interested in individual, couples, and group psychotherapy. Psychological testing is also available. I have an interest related to performance concerns whether they be academic, professional, interpersonal, or otherwise. I have trained across a broad age range (pre-school to older adults) of clients with diverse presenting concerns. Prior to becoming a psychologist, I worked in the corporate arena. As a result, I have been able to support clients as they work towards their professional goals.
Photo of Melissa Schwaner, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Life may take us to unexpected places and challenging times, but why go through them alone? Together we can find the best possible solution to whatever you or your family is dealing with. My main goal in therapy sessions is to take your therapeutic journey at the pace that you want to go. I primarily work with children, adolescents, young adults and families and offer individual and family counseling. I am trained in sand tray therapy as well. Through empathy and support I can give you the tools to navigate through these challenges in a positive and healthy way.
(848) 251-0819
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Life may take us to unexpected places and challenging times, but why go through them alone? Together we can find the best possible solution to whatever you or your family is dealing with. My main goal in therapy sessions is to take your therapeutic journey at the pace that you want to go. I primarily work with children, adolescents, young adults and families and offer individual and family counseling. I am trained in sand tray therapy as well. Through empathy and support I can give you the tools to navigate through these challenges in a positive and healthy way.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08755
(848) 216-0711
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08755
Photo of Dan Serpico, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Toms River, NJ 08753
Are you currently struggling with sadness or anxiety? Have you recently suffered a major loss such as the death of someone close to you? Perhaps you would like to begin working toward achieving a greater sense of peace and well-being in your life. Are you dealing with a challenging transition right now? Would it be beneficial to develop more harmony and trust within your close personal relationships? If any of these goals or challenges apply to you, it is important to consider the valuable services of a skilled professional therapist.
(848) 216-0917
Verified
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Toms River, NJ 08753
Are you currently struggling with sadness or anxiety? Have you recently suffered a major loss such as the death of someone close to you? Perhaps you would like to begin working toward achieving a greater sense of peace and well-being in your life. Are you dealing with a challenging transition right now? Would it be beneficial to develop more harmony and trust within your close personal relationships? If any of these goals or challenges apply to you, it is important to consider the valuable services of a skilled professional therapist.

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Teletherapy (Online Therapy, Virtual Therapists) Therapists
Teletherapy and Online counseling have grown enormously as a medium for therapy since the advent of social distancing. Most therapists are happy to provide sessions by video or phone.

All professionals are licensed to provide video therapy to clients within the State in which they hold their license. Cross State licensing exists, but is rare.

So if you're a client in Toms River, this list of teletherapists are licensed to provide therapy to you online (by phone, video or text based chat) because they are within your state. They are sorted nearest to furthest, with professionals in Toms River listed first.

Teletherapy via phone or video can be very similar to conventional in person sessions. The message is the same, even if the medium is different. There are some advantages in the form of convenience, lack of travel and being in comfort of your own home. Set against those, professionals find it more difficult to read non-verbal signals of their clients, and you may find you yourself can be more easily distracted.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Toms River are able to work with a wide range of issues. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Toms River

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Toms River you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Toms River and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Toms River or family therapy in Toms River.