Great Couples Counseling in Rutherford, NJ. Therapy to heal relationships.

Licensed therapists for relationships and marriages in Rutherford, New Jersey. Discounts available (see profiles).


Stephanie Vanden Bos, LCSW
Couples Counselor

Stephanie Vanden Bos, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 10010 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Most couples struggle to figure out how to make their relationships work at one time or another. Couples therapy can be an effective means of managing conflicts, deepening intimacy and friendship and making difficult but important decisions in and about your relationship. Each relationship is unique but most can benefit from making improvements in communication, learning more about what each partner needs and from working to most effectively negotiate differences. I have been working towards these goals with couples for over 10 years and would be happy to talk with you about whether I can be helpful to you and your partner.

Lewis Pagano, LPC
Couples Counselor

Lewis Pagano, LPC

Licensed Professioal Counselor

In 07042 - Nearby to Rutherford.

I usually see each person separately for a while to determine what the dynamics are and what each person brings to the relationship that is their own issues that need resolution.I will then see them together and achieve better results.My style of working with couples has been effective if both are ready to look at their issues and improve communication.

Jeff Robinson, MSW
Couples Counselor

Jeff Robinson, MSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 10017 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Coming to counseling as a couple is fraught with risk. Will the therapist be fair? Will I be heard? Will I feel a connection with the therapist? What will be involved? Most couples seek therapy well into the conflict--yes, never too late, but more challenging to heal. It is the responsibility of the therapist to hear both stories. Each partner comes with his/her own histories that have become part of the narrative. We need to take a look at this to see how it has impacted the relationship. We need to highlight the need for empathy in our relationships—we may not agree, but can we understand and feel how our partner may be experiencing the matter at hand? Can we have compassion?

Gail Rosen, LCSW
Couples Counselor

Gail Rosen, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 10001 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Often couples seek counseling because one or both of them feels there has been a breakdown in communication, a misalignment of values, or a fundamental loss of sexual attraction. Or they may have a strong relationship but are experiencing a shared hardship and would like to explore ways to communicate and share their emotions freely without hurting the other or diminishing self-esteem. It is important to realize that all relationships have pros and cons and no two people are 100% compatible. My office offers that safe place for exploration and contemplation where they will learn the skills to stop a situation from going from bad to worse by working through it on their own.

Ariella Soffer, Ph.D.
Couples Counselor

Ariella Soffer, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical PhD Psychologist

In 10019 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Relationships play a role in almost every aspect of life. If any of the following questions apply to you: Do you want more out of your relationships? Are you experiencing conflict in your intimate relationships? Are you afraid of loosing a relationship? Are you lonely? Are you frustrated by looking for a love relationship? Have you just lost a relationship? I can help individuals look inward and understand more about themselves and what is getting in the way, so that you can take steps forward towards being more fulfilled.

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.
Couples Counselor

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 10001 - Nearby to Rutherford.

I get to know the couples as individuals and as a couple. So, I would start with a joint session with the both of you, and then see you both individually. The reason for that is that people share different information with and without their partner. All information is confidential, and the rule is "No leaking" (that is, not to talk about your individual session, with me, with your partner).

Karen Lewis, LCSW
Couples Counselor

Karen Lewis, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 07666 - Nearby to Rutherford.

I cannot get along with my spouse or partner. No matter what I do, it is never right. He/she does not hear what I say, it is always heard in a distorted manner. I am at a loss! If any of these issues resonate with you, I can help you and your partner develop a better relationship. We can work together to accomplish whatever your goals may be.

Michael Fisher, PhD
Couples Counselor

Michael Fisher, PhD

Clinical Psychologist

In 10001 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Couples seek out psychotherapy for many reasons ranging from the tensions that arise as relationships evolve to the pain of infidelity. Most obviously in working with couples I begin by trying to understand the nature of the problem that brought them to seek therapy. I find that one of the most valuable things I do is create a safe environment where issues can be expressed and feelings shared. Importantly, I help couples to avoid knee-jerk emotional responses and open up lines of communication that can help bring couples closer.

Peter Berzins, MA, Licensed Professional Counselor
Couples Counselor

Peter Berzins, MA, Licensed Professional Counselor

Brittany Ryan-Berzins Ph.D. Birch Tree Psychology

In 07444 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Have you neglected your relationship? When people are stressed they often take their frustration out on their loved ones. Are you considering couples or marriage therapy? There are numerous benefits to starting couples counseling with Dr. Peter Berzins. Dr. Peter Berzins has helped many couples during times of stress to regain their loving feelings and help their relationships strive again!

Susan Bady, LCSW, BCD
Couples Counselor

Susan Bady, LCSW, BCD

Registered Psychotherapist

In 11215 - Nearby to Rutherford.

I help couples feel safe with me, as an impartial person who does not take sides, but rather helps them explore their relationship. I will teach communication skills so that you express your truth in an honest and effective way and to hear your partner's side without defensiveness; I will help you explore past influences that effect your current interaction. I will help you offer loving support both to yourself and to your partner . And then I will help you learn to compromise, as together you work out the inevitable tangles of two complex beings striving towards intimacy.

Michael Barmak, LCSW
Couples Counselor

Michael Barmak, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 07016 - Nearby to Rutherford.

As a certified Imago Relationship Therapist, I help partners feel more connected. I teach couples how to communicate so that partners understand each other, feel safe and don't take their partner's behavior personally. Once partner realize they are on the same team they can start to resolve their conflicts, rebuild trust, strengthen their relationship and bring back the passion.

Joel Stukalin, PHD, ABPP, FAACP, MS
Couples Counselor

Joel Stukalin, PHD, ABPP, FAACP, MS

QUEENS COUPLES COUNSELING CENTER

In 11375 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Dr. Joel Stukalin and Dr. Sara Mandelbaum are particularly sensitive to the needs of unmarried couples, such as conflicts regarding trust, fidelity, emotional-bonding, finances, future-planning, resistance to committment. We have specialized in couples work for 40 years and have been highly praised by clients as attuned psychologists who truly understand the problems and frustrations of couples living together. As child psychologists, we additionally help couples negotiate important issues with child-care concerns. Dr. Joel and Dr. Sara offer realistic models to improve empathic-communication and problem-resolution with minimum disruption. Meaningful change can start within 4 sessions.

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.
Couples Counselor

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.

New York Behavioral Health

In 10168 - Nearby to Rutherford.

Couples often go through ups and downs. While this can be normal, many of us have discovered at times that we may not have the emotional, interpersonal, or practical skills to navigate this as well as we would like. There is a great deal of evidence that cognitive behavioral couples therapy is effective for increasing relationship satisfaction. There is even evidence that effective couples therapy can help to reduce depression symptoms. While a romantic relationship may require work, we also want it to be a source of support. Learning skills to effectively communicate, problem solve, and accept the situations a couple faces can significantly improve both partners' satisfaction.



You Have Found The Best Couples Counselors in Rutherford, NJ. Restore Your Relationship.

Thank you for visiting our New Jersey search of licensed therapists for couples in Rutherford who specialize in helping relationships and marriages heal and overcome division and hurt. Relationships are hard. Unless you are actively working towards coming together, by default you are drifting apart. It takes work. A licensed therapist is an expert at helping to untangle the mess that can develop when things go wrong. Find honest and effective couples Counseling in Rutherford and renew your relationship.

Rutherford is located in Bergen County, New Jersey. It has a land area of 2.78 square miles and a water area of 0.11 square miles.  The population of Rutherford is 18,690 people with 6,939 households and a median annual income of $84,778. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Rutherford, NJ

Mostly Affordable

Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Rutherford for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Rutherford public health department.