Grief and Loss Counseling in Riverside, NJ.

Therapy and bereavement services in Riverside, NJ. Find real help with the right therapist.


Grief Counselor

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Within driving distance of Riverside

Grey Matters International and the work of Kevin J. Fleming, Ph.D approaches issues of grief & loss through the lens of innovation----instead of growing the same neural networks responsible for the pain in weekly therapy sessions, we reset the brain to move forward quicker and efficiently by working on the stuck limbic system so as to empower the person with more success and traction. For no one wants to stay in a grief mode for too long; but when you don’t include the brain in your work with someone, you risk describing the water to them while they drown and calling it success. Contact Grey Matters International, Inc now at kevin@kevinflemingphd.com or 877-606-6161.

Grief Counselor

Deb Owens, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Riverside

Losing a loved one is never easy. Although a common experience it can often leave us feeling numb, sad, or overwhelmed. Grief counseling may be needed especially when others in your support network or family are dealing with the same loss. Check out my website for info on my location, fees, and individual counseling approach. If it seems like a good fit contact me by email, phone, through this site or my web site for next steps to set up a counseling appointment.

Grief Counselor

Kevin Drab, M.A., M.Ed.

Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified EMDR Therapist, Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor

Within driving distance of Riverside

Loss is a natural part of life. Grief therapy is a recognition that individuals vary in how they perceive and react to the loss of a person, pet, job, relationship, health, or something else of importance. Grief can express itself in many ways and intensities including sadness, depression, anger, relief, anxiety, as well as maladaptive behaviors such as substance abuse, self-harm, or denying the loss occurred. In Grief Therapy we recognize that while there is no one way, or length of time, to deal with loss, when our reactions continue to be problematic the assistance of a therapist in resolving the issues which prevent us from moving through the grief can help us to live satisfying lives.

Grief Counselor

Manisha Shendge, D.Min., FT, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Riverside

Grief affects our lives in many different ways. Often we are not aware of its impact physically, emotionally or spiritually or how a loss has impacted us even years later. REACH Counseling Services offers support that encompasses all these dimensions and understand that grief and loss can be healed and that life can move forward with hope and healing. We use a variety of approaches to help you deal with loss and grief.

Grief Counselor

Walter Matweychuk, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Riverside

The benefit of my approach for someone who is grieving and who has suffered a great loss is that I actively teach you how to accept things that cannot be changed. Only by achieving real acceptance can the individual carry on in life despite the loss. Acceptance in REBT does not mean liking or even denying the loss. Acceptance in REBT means to acknowledge that a great loss has occurred and to feel healthy negative feelings of sadness, even great sadness. The benefit that results is that one can still have some degree of enjoyment in life. One can function without guilt and do well in life despite having suffered a great loss. This is leverage over the loss, the thing that cannot be changed.

Grief Counselor

Colleen Fitzpatrick, MSW, LCSW, CH, Counselor

LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKER, CERTIFIED HYPNOTHERAPIST

Within driving distance of Riverside

You can grow from grief. I can help you build the skills to better manage your loss. Grief has no infinite definition. There is grief associated with death. The death may be sudden, or it may be due to a long term illness. There is grief associated with relationship loss. This may be due to separation, divorce or loss of friendship. Catastrophic loss may be loss of a job, financial status, accident or medical illness. You can move on and grow from your experience.

Grief Counselor

Lori Kovell, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Riverside

Grief is an appropriate response to loss. While grief is often connected with death, grief can also be felt during periods of change. While counseling can't change what you're going through, talking with a therapist can. I listen and provide a space for you to grieve and explore the meaning of loss. In therapy, I respect your experience and honor your feelings.

Grief Counselor

Ariel Stern, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Riverside

Managing grief and loss is an immensely personal experience. First and foremost, I create a safe, warm and nurturing environment where a deep exploration of how loss has impacted your life can be safely discussed. After you feel comfortable, we will talk about how to rebuild your life after experiencing a significant change. While grief and loss is often associated with death; major life changes such as divorce, miscarriage, job loss or diagnosis of an illness can certainly result in similar feelings of overwhelm, sadness or difficult with daily living.

Grief Counselor

Eugene Kayser, M.A., M.F.T.

PA Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Riverside

Grief and loss therapy should be more involved than just holding hands with a client. Grief and loss are actually forms of trauma. They can be treated actively by using techniques like Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) that focuses on the traumatic event itself, and processes it until it becomes just a memory, rather than a trauma trigger. A recent client had flashbacks of holding her dying mother in her arms. After using EMDR techniques, she moved swiftly to the memories of how she helped her mother at the end of her life and her positive personal memories of their time together. Her friends were amazed how quickly she moved from painful thoughts to positive memories.

Grief Counselor

Philip Friedman, Ph.D

Director: Foundation for Well-Being; Psychologist

Within driving distance of Riverside

I create a safe, warm, caring atmosphere so that you can share the painful, feelings of grief and loss you are experiencing. Sometimes these feelings are quite normal and sometimes traumatic. They can even generate feelings of hopelessness and helplessness. My clients learn to shift their perceptions and attitudes and see the profound opportunity for healing, growth, transition and change. They learn to choose peace over conflict, forgiveness over grievances and light over darkness. In addition to safety and caring I offer you a wide variety of therapeutic tools and techniques (cognitive, emotional, behavioral, energetic, relational and spiritual) to greatly accelerate your healing pro

Grief Counselor

A Better Life Therapy, LLC

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Riverside

If you are visiting this page you must be experiencing the deeply painful experience of loss. Our therapists are here to support you through your current experience of grief. We are here to listen to, empathize with,a and share space with your pain while supporting you in learning to cope with your pain, confusion, sadness, and/or anger. We also support client's in continuing to develop a relationship with the person they have lost so that he or she is never forgotten.

Grief Counselor

Jennifer McCarron, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified EMDR Therapist

Within driving distance of Riverside

EMDR allows clients to remember emotional pain and loss without suffering the intense negative feelings that go along with it. In doing so, clients can begin to heal, move on, and even remember some great memories lost in all the pain. Traditional talk therapy helps normalize the various interlapping stages of grief. I also help clients re-evaluate their relationships that so often change as a result of loss.

Grief Counselor

Eugene Devers, D.Min, ACSW, AAMFT, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker & Marriage &Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Riverside

Loss, separation, and good-byes are all a part of life. These times can be forced upon us such as times of death, illness, and loss of employment. At other times it can be more of a celebration, as when we move to a new job, house, or school. Yet, all are times of reflection, remembering, loss, and permanent change; times that elicit a variety of emotional responses. If recent “good-byes” are heavier than you want, and would like someone to walk with you, to create a safe place to share your loss and reexamine your level of grief, please allow my Family Life Counseling to support you during this heavy time of change.



Compassionate Bereavement Services in Riverside, NJ.

Thank you for visiting our New Jersey search of licensed grief specialists in Riverside.  Moving through grief after loss is difficult. Therapy helps through listening, by having someone there with you who understands the stages and process of grieving. You can find help for grief in Riverside right now, please contact a provider above, you can email 24/7.

Riverside is located in Burlington County, New Jersey. It has a land area of 1.48 square miles and a water area of 0.12 square miles.  The population of Riverside is 7,997 people with 2,822 households and a median annual income of $54,492. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Riverside, NJ

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Riverside 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 Riverside therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility