Find An Eating Disorder Therapist in Nutley, NJ.

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


Michael Picucci, PhD, MAC, SEP
Eating Disorder Counselor

Michael Picucci, PhD, MAC, SEP

Holistic Psychologist, Author, Focalizer

In 10003 - Nearby to Nutley.

Eating disorders are initially attempts at self-medication for a troubled soul. Initially, the activity relieves the pain when there didn’t seem to be another option or resource. This pain relief becomes a disorder when a person develops an inner compulsion (unnoticed at first), which begins to negatively impact other areas of life. By this point, an insidious denial creeps in to protect the behavior and the chaos, both inner and outer, now runs your life. For the ED resolution, clearly one shoe does not fit all. In addition to illuminating the healing landscape for you, our focus in working together is to relieve present suffering and pave the way for the most graceful movement possible.

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Carolyn AlRoy, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 10001 - Nearby to Nutley.

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.

Charles Wininger, LP, LMHC
Eating Disorder Counselor

Charles Wininger, LP, LMHC

Licensed Psychotherapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 11215 - Nearby to Nutley.

If you're finding yourself out of control in your relationship to food, and you're over or under eating, feel free to give me a call. I will offer you help, advice and specific techniques for regaining control, eating healthy and improving your physical and emotional well being. If you're isolated, and experiencing feelings of embarrassment, shame, sadness, or frustration, remember that you are not alone. Many have suffered from these difficulties, and many have healed themselves with the proper help. Call me now and find some new hope! .

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

New York Behavioral Health, Ph.D.

New York Behavioral Health

In 10168 - Nearby to Nutley.

If you are thinking about addressing an eating disorder, please consider contacting me. Eating disorders are different, but many have serious medical risks. I am not an alarmist and will work with you collaboratively to ensure you and I share goals for therapy. Since I worked for years in a research center's weight loss program for years, I receive many eating disorder referrals. Of course, losing weight is not what every case calls for, but regardless, many of the principles and knowledge required to lose weight, can also help people learn to accept gaining a little weight and even accepting themselves and how they look. I approach eating issues in a comprehensive or holistic manner.

Michael Barmak, LCSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Michael Barmak, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 07016 - Nearby to Nutley.

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.

Gerald Schoenewolf, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Gerald Schoenewolf, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychoanalyst

In 10003 - Nearby to Nutley.

Over the years I have had a number of clients who suffer from anorexia or bulimia. Generally these are young women who are convinced that their misguided eating habits and distorted view of their body are necessary and "normal." Using a gentle but honest approach, I try to help them see the many ways they are hampering their health and their relationships through maintaining their disorder. In time, if they stick with my program, they work through the internal conflicts that underlie the eating disorder and begin to thrive in their personal and professional lives.

Annee Ackerman, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Annee Ackerman, Ph.D.

Psychologist

In 10001 - Nearby to Nutley.

Eating disorders go beyond a desire to be thin that gets out of hand. Underlying the struggle with weight and the distorted, overly negative view of one’s appearance is, very often, a desperate need to feel in control. And this need comes from having had experiences of feeling frighteningly out of control of your body, your life, your decisions. Therapy can help you to identify and resolve the deeper issue underlying restricting and binge-purging behaviors. This process of self-understanding is, itself, empowering and will give you a new sense of agency and control over your life as you develop healthier eating behaviors.

Mitchell Milch, LCSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Mitchell Milch, LCSW

Psychotherapist/Couples Counselor

In 07450 - Nearby to Nutley.

Our early caregiver’s attunement and responsiveness to our hunger shapes our trust in the world to value us and nurture us. Although we may mature and develop on many dimensions of personal effectiveness we may for many reasons remain blind to and cling to reactive patterns of eating that reflect outmoded and ineffective strategies for regulating our self esteem, our emotions, managing stress, preserving valued attachments, etc. Within the context of a secure therapy alliance we can observe, reflect on, put words to emotional hunger and neutralize your fears of healthy strategies to feed this hunger. Eating will then be put in perspective and cease to monopolize your time and energies at the ....

Ellen Carni,  Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Ellen Carni, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 10024 - Nearby to Nutley.

Eating disorders, whether anorexia (self-starvation), bulimia (vomiting) or binge-eating, are serious disorders that can be dangerous if untreated. They usually result from a mix of genetic, psychological, social and environmental causes. I take an integrative approach to treating eating disorders. We look at the impact of family, personality and society on issues such as distorted body image, perfectionism and striving toward unrealistic ideals. Together we work to repair dysfunctional thought patterns, attitudes and beliefs that trigger and perpetuate restrictive eating, purging and excessive eating. I work collaboratively with your other health practitioners. You can recover!

Ariella Soffer, Ph.D.
Eating Disorder Counselor

Ariella Soffer, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical PhD Psychologist

In 10019 - Nearby to Nutley.

I work with people struggling with shame around their body, and those who are grappling with weight loss. These issues often involve an exploration of the complex feelings that one has about his or her body and the ways in which she/he wants it to change. I work with many postpartum and pregnant women around body and weight related struggles. When health concerns come into play, I often work collaboratively with other professionals to help people achieve physical health as they work on the psychological aspects of the work within therapy. Taking the first step towards therapy is often the hardest, and I invite you to schedule a consultation.

Kenneth Jedding, LCSW, MA
Eating Disorder Counselor

Kenneth Jedding, LCSW, MA

Licensed Psychotherapist

In 10003 - Nearby to Nutley.

I currently have patients with bulimia and some with bulimia which stems from a history of childhood sexual abuse. These are co-morbid (exist together) in many people. The continuity of individual therapy, along with whatever else may be necessary over time (nutritional counseling, or for the dual diagnoses, potentially joining groups that deal with the confluence of these factors; i.e. sexual abuse, I have found that bulimia can be modified or eliminated.

Linda J. Arkin, LCSW
Eating Disorder Counselor

Linda J. Arkin, LCSW

LCSW

In 10023 - Nearby to Nutley.

Eating disorders affect one's relationship to food and his/her body. It can impact one's physical and mental health as well as his/her self-esteem. Often times it stems from trauma, loss or sexual abuse. Some forms of eating disorders are anorexia nervosa, bulimia, body dysmorphia, binge eating and compulsive overeating. When left untreated, eating disorders can lead to depression, anxiety, isolation and even job loss. With decades of experience in this area, I can help you develop the tools to regain a positive sense of self.

Joan Warren,  LMFT
Eating Disorder Counselor

Joan Warren, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 10016 - Nearby to Nutley.

Treating eating disorders requires that we examine other contributing painful factors besides food itself. Problems with self image, maintaining control, especially in transitional life stages, family relations and past trauma may trigger difficulty in regulating eating habits. I have specific professional training and personal experience in dealing with the role eating plays in our daily existence. I offer understanding and support for your struggle to maintain healthy habits while feeling pressured.



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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 Nutley 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 Nutley right now and begin your new life.

Nutley is located in Essex County, New Jersey. It has a land area of 3.37 square miles and a water area of 0.04 square miles.  The population of Nutley is 28,748 people with 11,065 households and a median annual income of $84,974. .


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Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Nutley 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 Nutley public health department.