Counseling in Ridgewood, NJ. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Ridgewood, New Jersey will help you make the changes you want.


R. Hope Eliasof, LCSW, LMFT

R. Hope Eliasof, LCSW, LMFT

Psychotherapist, Licensed Marriage therapist and Lic LCSW

666 Godwin Avenue, Midland Park, New Jersey 07432 | 201-445-0550

Are you feeling distressed, anxious or mildly depressed about your love relationship or relationships in general? I am a Psychotherapist and Marriage Therapist who has been in practice for 30 years. I help people learn the tools and skills to have better relationships.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

Grey Matters Intl & Dr. Kevin Fleming(cited expert for NY Times, CNN, Fortune, Sporting News)is all about bold thinking & neuroscience innovation in getting mood/behavior change when shrinking,feel good self-help, and pills aren't cutting it. Indiv/couples/family.

Philip Kolba, MA LMHC NCC

Philip Kolba, MA LMHC NCC

Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

Are you fulfilled by your relationships as you deserve to be? I specialize in online relationship counseling for LGBTQ and hetero clients. By examining your life and relationships with a counselor you can increase your capacity for happiness and success.

Mitchell Milch, LCSW

Mitchell Milch, LCSW

Psychotherapist/Couples Counselor

216 Dayton Street, 2nd Floor, Buzzer #1, Ridgewood, New Jersey 07450 | 2016476607

HealthyMindsets For Success are the mindsets indispensable to making our openness to the present moment a labor of love. These are habits of excellence in how we care and show concern for ourselves and others as determined by the needs of the present moment.

Konstantin Lukin, Ph.D.

Konstantin Lukin, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

20 Wilsey Square, Ridgewood, New Jersey 07450 | 551-427-2458

At the Lukin Center for Psychotherapy, we provide our patients with a warm atmosphere, where mental health goals can be realized. We only use evidence-based methods and believe in a collaborative approach to treatment.


Related Sites:
Village of Ridgewood
New Jersey Professional Counselor Examiners Committee

Therapy Ridgewood, NJ

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Families will be ecstatic living in Ridgewood, New Jersey. Recently named one of the best places to live in the state by New Jersey Magazine, you will enjoy low crime and first rate schools for the children, while having plenty to keep grown ups and kids alike happy and entertained. For a truly enjoyable movie experience, check out Cinema Treasures, an art-deco theater that was part of the original Warner chain. Camping opportunities exist year round with Camp Sunshine and Camp Snowflake.1 Mothers will love going out with the girls to Paramus Park, for some of the area's finest shopping opportunities. And younger kids will never forget how much fun they had at the New Jersey Children's Museum. Families can enjoy picnic lunches right in town at scenic Citizen's Park. The whole bunch can join in the fun at Brunswick Fair Lawn Lanes. And a short drive to Hackensack affords your family a unique view of a submarine at the New Jersey Naval Museum. A short drive gets you to the Atlantic Coast or Long Island Sound with all of the many attractions there. There's no way you won't love living in Ridgewood.

Mental Health in Ridgewood

Various non-profits and social service agencies in Ridgewood provide support groups for residents who struggle with a mental health issue. For children who live with depression, anger, or grief due to a family divorce, death, or other traumatic event, the Ridgewood YMCA offers the Rainbows group. This peer support group assists children in resolving their feelings in a healthy manner by sharing feelings, learning effective coping strategies, and garnering emotional support from peers. The group runs for 13 weeks and is offered free of charge. Contact the YMCA at 201-493-0606 for additional information.2 The Social Anxiety Group offered by the Koch Center provides individuals with an anxiety disorder a safe place to work towards managing their fears. Groups focus on understanding the physiological and psychological symptoms of anxiety and methods for managing those symptoms. Group members share feelings, offer encouragement, and learn skills together, thus creating a safe social environment in which participants can feel a sense of belonging. For more information about this group, call 201-670-6450.3

Current Education

Ridgewood Public Schools is dedicated to providing programming that supports the development of children with special needs. Academic services and socio-emotional supports are included in each child's Individual Education Plan (IEP) as devised by the Special Programs Office, school personnel, and the child's parent or guardian. These services are available to any child with an identified need, be that physical, mental, behavioral, or linguistic in nature. To learn more about the school district's special education services, call 201-670-2700.4

For parents who wish to educate their children at home, a vast number of resources are available through the Education Network of Christian Homeschoolers of New Jersey. The organization provides information about beginning the homeschool experience, including how to understand New Jersey's educational laws. Assistance with developing a curriculum, organizing a learning space at home, and developing field trips is offered as well. Support groups for parents are active throughout the state and focus on many issues, including how to provide for a child's social and emotional needs without the presence of a peer group. Additional details are available by calling 732-291-7800.5


References

1. Camp Sunshine and Camp Snowflake. (2017). Homepage. Retrieved from http://sunshine-snowflake.org/
2. Ridgewood YMCA. (2017). Rainbows. Retrieved from http://www.ridgewoodymca.org/rainbows
3. Koch Center. (2017). Social Anxiety Group. Retrieved from http://www.thekochcenter.com/groups_socialanxiety.asp
4. Ridgewood Public Schools. (2017). Special Programs. Retrieved from http://special-programs.ridgewood.schoolfusion.us/modules/groups/integrated_home.phtml?&gid=2622132&msg_notify=Special+Programs+has+been+activated.&sessionid=6f7908a99dc185b30b4a9d6dbc78f623
5. Education Network of Christian Homeschoolers of New Jersey. (2017). Getting Started. Retrieved from http://www.enochnj.org/index.php/getting_started

Ridgewood is located in Bergen County, New Jersey. It has a land area of 5.74 square miles and a water area of 0.06 square miles.  The population of Ridgewood is 25,621 people with 8,298 households and a median annual income of $147,823. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Ridgewood, NJ

Extremely Affordable

Therapy in Ridgewood is easily accessible for the vast majority of families. This area ranks high nationally among the top of all income earners, making mental health treatment and counseling in Ridgewood an affordable option for individuals and families here with or without insurance coverage. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Ridgewood public health department.