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Mental Health Therapists and Counselors in New Jersey

Mental Health Crisis Response in New Jersey

If you are experiencing thoughts of suicide, or just need someone to talk to, call the New Jersey 24/7 Hope Line at 1-855-654-6735. You may also find a list of local crisis hotlines, here. Alternatively, you may call the National Suicide Prevention hotline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). This line is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

The State of Mental Health in New Jersey

New Jerseycurrently ranks 8th in the United States for mental healthcare. The Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS), operating under the New Jersey Department of  Human Services (NJDHS), is responsible for continuously improving upon their current mental healthcare system, and for providing the resources necessary to build resilience within their communities. The DMHAS determines the standard of care that all New Jersey residents can expect when they seek treatment from a licensed counselor or therapist.

Currently, the DMHAS has partnered with over 120 agencies and community partners to provide support and community-based prevention, early intervention, treatment, education and recovery services, including for at-risk and special populations. Through these collaborations, the DMHAS is hoping to improve upon accessibility in all phases of mental illness, from prevention, to treatment and recovery. The DMHAS ensures that all residents have access to the resources that promote their well-being and ability to prosper. This includes access to therapists, psychologists, and counselors throughout the state.

For assistance in navigating treatment for substance abuse, call the Delphi Health Group at 1-855-804-9468.

If you are LGBTQ+ and you need support, contact The Trevor Project at 1-866-488-7386.

NAMI New Jersey

The National Alliance for Mental Illness, or NAMI, is open to anyone struggling with mental illness. NAMI is an inclusive and community-based resource geared towards raising awareness and supporting group members on their journey to recovery. With group counseling sessions led by a trained member with a diagnosis (past or present), meetings follow a set of 12 principles for support. NAMI meetings are meant to complement your existing treatment plan with your counselor or psychologist. There are many chapters of NAMI that meet in New Jersey, including virtual meet-ups. Find yours here. 

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Therapists and Counselors in New Jersey

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Martin Thompson
Together, we will:

I work with you is to listen to your story. Each of us is unique, each story is different so I take great care to listen and understand how you see things and what is important to you. My goal is “to walk in your shoes”.


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Together, we will:

I work with you is to listen to your story. Each of us is unique, each story is different so I take great care to listen and understand how you see things and what is important to you. My goal is “to walk in your shoes”.

Something to know about my approach is:

I have always had a passion for mental health and I have worked in the field in the UK and US for over 30 years. I am a certified teacher of Qigong. (A practice similar to Indian Yoga) and I utilize these practices in combination with “talk” therapy

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Martin Thompson remote and phone therapy in Florida, New Jersey
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Kristle Small
Together, we will:

We will discuss symptoms, triggers, stressors and coping skills in order to help with the optimal and balanced life. We will work towards increasing mental health and emotional wellness. We will work towards maintaining a balanced lifestyle.


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Together, we will:

We will discuss symptoms, triggers, stressors and coping skills in order to help with the optimal and balanced life. We will work towards increasing mental health and emotional wellness. We will work towards maintaining a balanced lifestyle.

Something to know about my approach is:

I help inspire others to change and work towards goals. I help motivate individuals towards growth and transition. I listen well and collaborate in order to help develop coping skills.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples Therapy
  • Cutting and Self Harm
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Therapy
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Loss & Grief
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Self-Worth
  • Trauma
  • Workplace Issues
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Kristle Small remote and phone therapy in New Jersey, Pennsylvania
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Casey Sponring
Together, we will:

I aspire to help clients gain self-awareness and connect to what is going on within their heart and mind.


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Together, we will:

I aspire to help clients gain self-awareness and connect to what is going on within their heart and mind.

Something to know about my approach is:

My desire as a therapist is to come alongside each client as they have their own unique story and process of healing and growth.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Relationships
  • Stress
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Casey Sponring remote and phone therapy in New Jersey
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Logan Reed
Together, we will:

By exploring the many layers and facets of a client's life and experience, I work with them to create a tailored, multi-pathway plan for their therapy journey.


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Together, we will:

By exploring the many layers and facets of a client's life and experience, I work with them to create a tailored, multi-pathway plan for their therapy journey.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe in creating a non-judgmental, therapeutic environment that serves the individuals needs.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Stress
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Logan Reed remote and phone therapy in New Jersey
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Lina Lewis-Arévalo
Together, we will:

We will use mind-body approaches to explore how sensitivities from your childhood are being triggered and causing you to react to pressure in ways that appear out-of-proportion or unrelated, leaving you feeling hypervigilant, anxious, and ashamed.


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Together, we will:

We will use mind-body approaches to explore how sensitivities from your childhood are being triggered and causing you to react to pressure in ways that appear out-of-proportion or unrelated, leaving you feeling hypervigilant, anxious, and ashamed.

Something to know about my approach is:

I’ve noticed that the more intense and invasive a client’s symptoms were, the more likely that they experienced child abuse or neglect, bullying, sexual assault, incest, discrimination, living in poverty, witnessing drug abuse or domestic violence.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Emotional regulation
  • Hypervigilance
  • Shame
  • Stress
  • Triggers
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Lina Lewis-Arévalo remote and phone therapy in New Jersey