Stress, PTSD and Anxiety Therapists in Newark, NJ.

Licensed professional counseling for anxiety, stress, phobias, and panic in Newark, New Jersey.


Anxiety Counselor

Barbara Bennett, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Newark

We all have multiple roles and responsibilities in our lives—as parents, bosses, children, spouses, colleagues and friends. They help define who we are and can be immensely fulfilling and rewarding. They are often, however, the source of anxiety, fear, doubt and other obstacles to our happiness. These obstacles are usually deeply rooted in the expectations of the people, cultures and institutions that have surrounded us all our lives. Using mindfulness techniques, breathing exercises, and relaxation training I help clients realize the sources and triggers of their stress anxiety. I help them create a state of internal strength and calm that allows them to use their natural creativity to find

Anxiety Counselor

Mars & Venus Counseling Center, LCSWs, DCSW, LPCs, LCADCs, Ph.D.

LCSWs, DCSW, LPCs, LAC, LCADCs, and Ph.D.

Within driving distance of Newark

We live in an age of high anxiety and stress. Anxiety symptoms include muscle tension, feelings of restlessness, feeling on edge, irritability, and fatigue. Many people also experience difficulty sleeping. Other symptoms of anxiety can also include constant worry, obsessive thinking or compulsions, that is, uncontrolled behaviors, such as excessive hand washing. Some people also experience fears or phobias, as well as panic attacks. The symptoms of all of the above can be on a continuum from mild to severe. Some of our staff here at the Mars & Venus Counseling Center are experienced in the treatment of anxiety disorders. Our experienced counselors, trained in the techniques of leaders in the field of anxiety disorders, will provide extensive...(view profile to read more)

Anxiety Counselor

Philip Kolba, MA

Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Newark

Everyone experiences anxiety at some point, but for some the anxiety is so frequent or intense that it interferes with their lives or even triggers panic attacks. I use Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to help my clients get a sense of control over their own anxiety. We collaborate to learn skills to reduce the frequency or intensity of the anxious feelings, to tolerate the anxiety when it does occur so they can still function through it, and to practice habits that reduce stress and improve general mental health.

Anxiety Counselor

Terri DiMatteo, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Newark

While we all live with some degree of anxiety and stress in our lives, there are times when the anxiety and stress levels overwhelm us and our usual ways of coping no longer work. When overwhelmed by stress an anxiety, it is not uncommon to shut down, engage in poor decision making or partake in destructive escape routes. I help clients gain perspective, problem-solve, and find ways to increase support during times of extreme stress, anxiety, loss and disappointment. Clients with whom I work with on issues of anxiety and stress report feeling more hopeful, more capable, reassured and better able to tackle life's challenges and disappointments.

Anxiety Counselor

Edgard Danielsen, PhD, LP

Licensed Psychoanalyst

Within driving distance of Newark

Anxiety is a signal your mind is sending to alert you of a real or perceived threat. For example, you are stressed about work: perhaps anxiety is a sign that your fear you are not good enough. There are situations in life when you need a signal so that you make the right decision at the right moment; but when anxiety is too intense, you feel paralyzed and cannot make decisions because all options seem to lead to the worst case scenario. I will help you learn from your anxiety so that you can look beyond the discomfort and understand what is the concern or fear underneath it; then we will work directly with that fear or concern.

Anxiety Counselor

Peter Berzins, MA, Licensed Professional Counselor

Brittany Ryan-Berzins Ph.D. Birch Tree Psychology

Within driving distance of Newark

People often suffer from anxiety and stress for many years before they eventually take action on it. Many people simply get used to constantly feeling under stress or simply feel like there is no hope for them. Dr. Peter Berzins has specialized in the treatment of stress and anxiety for the past fifteen years. He has helped numerous people live fuller lives by significantly decreasing stress and anxiety in their lives.

Anxiety Counselor

Lois Horowitz, Ph.D, LCSW

Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Newark

Everyone feels anxiety and stress from time to time. But when self-critical thoughts and self-defeating patterns of behavior dominate, getting through the day can be overwhelming. Learning about anxiety and stress, -- its signs, symptoms, and causes is the first step to overcoming the problem. Together we can explore the triggers that lead to your anxious and stressed feelings and develop new coping mechanisms for relief.

Anxiety Counselor

Adam Jacobson, LCSW, MSOD

Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Newark

Anxiety is simply a difficult thing to experience. It ranges from a constant feeling of distress to an acutely overpowering feeling that seems to consume. It is also quite common. Years of working with this issue have made to clear to me that part of mastering anxiety is gaining a working knowledge of why ones gets anxious. Insight is not enough however. When awareness is achieved then one can move to replace old patterns with new ones. It is these new and increasingly adaptable patterns that leads to a successful mastery of anxiety.

Anxiety Counselor

Kenneth Langlieb, Ph.D.

Psychologist

Within driving distance of Newark

Specializing in Anxiety Disorders for almost 25 years, therapy begins with learn to reduce anxiety via relaxation therapy ( breathing, muscle relaxation, biofeedback, music therapy) then the mind learns to be at peace with itself ( positive thinking, meditation, thought stopping) and thirdly facing one's fears gradually ( aka: Systematic Desensitization) one builds up confidence and reduces anxiety.

Anxiety Counselor

Maggie Vaughan, LMFT, PhD

Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of Newark

Dr. Vaughan has an extensive amount of experience in the treatment of stress and anxiety. Her approach is highly interactive and involves feedback and collaborative problem solving. Clients learn coping mechanisms for reducing and managing worry and anxiety. Clients also acquire skills for preventing stress from negatively affecting job performance and relationships.

Anxiety Counselor

Dan Sharir, Ph.D, LMHC, NCC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Within driving distance of Newark

My approach to treating clients with anxiety and stress is by helping them understand the reason for their anxiety symptoms. Client learns the reason for their anxiety and the best ways to reduce and eliminate their symptoms. For clients the most important thing to know that they are not alone and that other people experience the same types of problems and that this disorder is treatable.

Anxiety Counselor

Walter Masterson, LCSW

Psychotherapy and Counseling

Within driving distance of Newark

A simple statement about the states of anxiety, depression and satisfaction might be: Depression is living in the past, Anxiety is living in the future, and satisfaction is living in the here and now. We have habitual patterns of thinking, and whole sets of beliefs underlying those patterns. Escaping from the grip of these is very enlivening. Just by taking the step of reaching out, the process begins.

Anxiety Counselor

Joanna Buset, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, Specializing in Children & Adolescents

Within driving distance of Newark

Anxiety is like a little monster that gets bigger and bigger if it isn't kept in check. I can help you or your child get past anxiety by slowly learning to face each fear. Of course, this is easier said than done! I teach a host of techniques to help with this, such as positive self-talk, role-playing, calming techniques and guided imagery. With children I also introduce play therapy- which usually feels like a lot of fun. Getting past anxiety is an empowering and confidence building experience for clients of all ages! Let me help you in this journey...



You have Found the Top Therapists for Stress, Anxiety, and PTSD in Newark, NJ.

Thank you for visiting our New Jersey page of stress therapists in Newark, New Jersey who are skilled and experienced in dealing with anxiety, worry, and panic in all its forms.  Worry and stress can cause a myriad of physical symptoms and wreck havoc on both our personal life and our relationships. Counseling for stress and PTSD in Newark, NJ will give you healthy tools and help you move forward. Let's get started. Reach out to us today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Newark is located in Essex County, New Jersey. It has a land area of 24.14 square miles and a water area of 1.74 square miles.  The population of Newark is 281,944 people with 92,675 households and a median annual income of $33,139. .


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