Find An Eating Disorder Therapist in Jersey City, NJ.

Experienced counselors in Jersey City, NJ for anorexia, bulimia, food aversion, orthorexia nervosa and other food issues.


Judy Strauss, PhD, LCSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Judy Strauss, PhD, LCSW

Psychotherapist /Psychoanalyst

In 10463 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Having a good relationship with food is a struggle for many people today and can be seen as a topic of interest on many covers of magazines and newspapers these days. Since we all need food to live having a food addiction or disorder is particularly difficult as it is not a substance you can throw away and never pick up again. I help people gain a better understanding and relationship of how food is fuel and pleasure and how to strike a good balance between our needs and desires.

Joanne Gerr, LCSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Joanne Gerr, LCSW

Licensed Psychotherapist and Adult Educator

In 10017 - Nearby to Jersey City.

I offer a solution-focused approach that is tailored to each client’s specific needs, and is based on empirical research. I have an unusually high success rate – helping clients to achieve permanent recovery from eating disorders – from my years of experience and training in a variety of therapeutic methods. Each session is designed to address the specific concerns of the client, and is informed by my training in psychodynamic therapy, hypnosis, child and adolescent therapy, family therapy, psychology of women, feminist therapy, and men’s issues.

So.i.Heard Music Therapy, MT-BC
Eating Disorder Counselor

So.i.Heard Music Therapy, MT-BC

Music Therapist

In 07041 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Our credentialed music therapists tailor sessions to each individual, utilizing personalized music exercises and interventions to address each person's unique symptoms of eating disorder. Our music therapists work with each client using musical elements like songwriting, processing, and guided imagery to help clients find their own voice and learn new coping skills to help manage eating disorders of any severity.

Maria Sue Butler, LMFT, Supervisor State Of Florida
Eating Disorder Counselor

Maria Sue Butler, LMFT, Supervisor State Of Florida

LMFT Diplomate, Certified of Anger management

In 10022 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Adolescent Eating Disorders Program - Our Adolescent Eating Disorders Program takes a family-based approach that integrates loved ones into the healing process. Our unique approach addresses the physical, psychological and spiritual needs of the individual while aligning the family as powerful agents of support and healing. A typical treatment schedule includes individual therapy, group therapy and nutritional counseling for the individual, as well as nutritional education for the family and family therapy. Skills are more than words; they are practices that become a way of life. At ART clients feel confident that they would apply the necessary coping skills when face with possible temptations be....

Konstantin Lukin, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Konstantin Lukin, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 07030 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Eating disorders are about more than just the food one eats. At the Lukin Center, our therapists work with clients to target the thoughts, feelings, and behaviors associated with eating. Clients often have thoughts about their body and the way they look, feel the need to control their caloric intake in order to be perfect, or create a number of rituals surrounding food. Our therapists use cognitive behavioral therapy, one of the best treatments for eating disorders, in order to treat the person and not just the disease.

Tanvi Mathew, MS, LPC
Eating Disorder Counselor

Tanvi Mathew, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 07450 - Nearby to Jersey City.

There is a common misconception that eating disorders are a lifestyle choice. The disorder usually begins with an obsession with food, body image and weight, but can quickly turn into a more serious illness that can lead to long term emotional, mental and physical health issues. Three types of eating disorders are binge eating, bulimia nervosa and anorexia nervosa. At Emerge, we not only look at your current status with the eating disorder, but determine the cause of where it initially stemmed from and what steps you need to take to change not only the addictive habits and thoughts. You’ll learn to redefine your relationship with yourself and how it connects to the foods you choose to nourish and put in your body. You’ll be able to see how you evolve and your self-esteem increases.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 10013 - Nearby to Jersey City.

While most eating disorder issues are treated by cognitive behavioral methodologies or specialized outpatient/inpatient programs, Grey Matters International and the work of Kevin J. Fleming, PhD provide relief first and foremost for the brain of one suffering from an eating disorder----without giving them medication. We believe that the neural circuitries responsible for the compulsive behaviors with eating are not necessarily only a neurotransmitter issue but of overused neural networks that affect the harmonization, balance, and decisions of the whole brain. Contact kevin@kevinfleminphd.com or 877-606-6161 to learn more about this safe and effective alternative.

Michael Barmak, LCSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Michael Barmak, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 07016 - Nearby to Jersey City.

I help clients with mild eating disorders that are not causing any medical complications. This might look like binge eating when you are anxious in order to stuff down feelings of heartbreak, loneliness or helplessness. I can help you learn how to manage these deep painful feelings rather than trying to avoid them by overeating. Once you learn that you can feel these difficult feelings than you no longer have to avoid them with food.

Michael Mruz, LCSW, ACSW, MSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Michael Mruz, LCSW, ACSW, MSW

Michael G Mruz, Psychotherapist

In 10583 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Eating disorders often become more sever when left untreated. Ailments such as Emetophobia present in children and teens but also in adults and can be treated in my office with therapy. The specific therapy approach requires an understanding of the patients specific issue as well as the pros and cons of each approach. Therapy is highly recommended especially in teens who are avoiding social interactions as a result of their fears.

Saranya Tracey, M.A. Clinical; Certified Jungian
Eating Disorder Counselor

Saranya Tracey, M.A. Clinical; Certified Jungian

Saranya Tracey, MA, Clinical Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

Eating Disorders have many aspects to them including "emotional eating" to numb your painful feelings or anger. They may include over-exercise or a distorted body image. Saranya helps you to uncover the hidden emotions which cause the addiction aspect of eating disorders. When you learn to stop numbing your feelings by anorexia, bulemia and overeating, the behaviors stop. Also, with a distorted body image, Saranya can help you to explore what has fueled that in the past and what compulsions accompany it. Compulsions are often a way of dealing with overwhelming circumstances that you cannot control. Ssaranya will help you to empower yourself.

Garrett Coan, LCSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Garrett Coan, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 07014 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Compulsive eating can either by restrictive (as an anorexia) or excessive (as in binging and puring as in bulemia). Either way, such behaviors represent faulty defensive mechanisms designed to ward off the anxiety that would arise if deeper issues were broached. Issues of past truama, anger, guilt and low self-esteem are avoided as the individual numbs them out with compulsive eating. In my work with clients, I help them identify the factors both internal and external that help maintain these destructive behaviors. Past life experiences, family dynamics and one's view of oneself are all explored as healthier ways of coping are formulated.

Esther Goldstein, LCSW,MSW, Trauma Therapist
Eating Disorder Counselor

Esther Goldstein, LCSW,MSW, Trauma Therapist

Licensed Clinical Psychotherapist

In 11516 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Body image, unhealthy eating patterns and low self esteem all affect the way we treat our bodies. Our bodies are meant to be there to protect us and make us feel safe; but sometimes we have a hard time taking the best care of ourselves in the way that would be best. Id like to help you gain insight to what is going on; to understand why you may be choosing choices that may be hurting you in some way. Lets explore and understand, while gaining skills so you can better function-wholesome with you body, mind and soul.

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 10011 - Nearby to Jersey City.

If you have struggled unsuccessfully with weight loss, I will help you by looking at all the things that have gotten in your way of healthy weight loss. We will look at family, friends, and romantic relationships in your life, and what you learned about food and your body. We will uncover fears you may have that have to do with relationships and dating. If you are anorexic or bulimic I can work with you if you are not struggling with a life threatening situation. Recovered anorexics or bulimics who have more work to do in therapy to clarify the issues entrenched in their behavior, and emotional triggers for unhealthy behavior.

Elizabeth MacGregor, Ed.D, LP, ACS. ASE, EMDR, CBT
Eating Disorder Counselor

Elizabeth MacGregor, Ed.D, LP, ACS. ASE, EMDR, CBT

Psychoanalyst, Licensed Professional Counselor

In 07045 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Do you or someone close to you eat to cope with painful emotions such as anger, self-loating, vulnerabily, and fear? Do you constantly believe or feel that you are over-weight and unattractive? Is anorexia or bulimia a part of your life? Are you upset about something? Depressed? Lonely? Stressed Out? We will help you identify the emotion you're experiencing, so that you will be able to choose a positive alternative to starving or stuffing yourself with with food and worries.

Yasmine Saad, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Yasmine Saad, Ph.D.

Senior Clinical Psychologist

In 10016 - Nearby to Jersey City.

Treatment may vary depending on your particular condition, the severity of your symptoms, and your wellness goals. It might require a multidisciplinary approach, combining medical care, psychiatry, psychotherapy, medication, nutritional guidance, and education. This process may call for individual or group sessions, as well as self-help efforts. Psychotherapy, counseling, or talk therapy, can be beneficial to change unhealthy eating behaviors and address the emotional distress that comes with disordered eating.

Lauren Rigney, MS, LMHC, NCC, BC-TMH, ACS
Eating Disorder Counselor

Lauren Rigney, MS, LMHC, NCC, BC-TMH, ACS

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 10001 - Nearby to Jersey City.

You will learn what food habits you have adopted over time and will explore the root for these habits. You will learn how your thoughts and emotions influence the eating behavior and will develop skills to help you heal. I do not work with severe cases of anorexia and bulimia or eating disorders stemming from abuse or trauma. I do work with disordered eating stemming from emotional stress.

The Imago Way, Psy.D. & L.C.S.W.
Eating Disorder Counselor

The Imago Way, Psy.D. & L.C.S.W.

Licensed Psychologist & Licensed Social Worker

In 10543 - Nearby to Jersey City.

We work on the the underlying issues of an eating disorder and refer these clients to a nutritionist. We help these clients identify their triggers and substitute the eating disorder behaviors with more healthy adaptive behaviors. We help these clients develop coping skills to manage and communicate their emotions in healthier ways. We help these clients understand where there eating disordered behaviors stem from and what may be getting in the way of positive change.


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Are you ready to start on a new path? Thank you for visiting our New Jersey search of licensed therapists in Jersey City who specialize and have experience treating food issues such as anorexia, over eating, food aversions, orthorexia nervosa and bulimia.  Food issues affect anyone, both children and adults and can impede our relationships and daily life. Counseling for help with food and eating is a vital component of healthy recovery and restoration. Find the right counselor for eating and food issues in Jersey City right now and begin your new life.

Jersey City is located in Hudson County, New Jersey. It has a land area of 14.79 square miles and a water area of 6.33 square miles.  The population of Jersey City is 264,290 people with 99,058 households and a median annual income of $59,537. .


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Therapy in Jersey City is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Jersey City therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Jersey City public health department.