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Top 10 counselors in Trenton, NJ

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Intuitive Reiki Healing By Danielle

Intuitive Reiki Healing By Danielle

Offers online services
1 hire on Thervo
6+ years in business
Serves Trenton, NJ
Ramla B. says, "Took the time to understand my issues, to explain the process, the meaning behind everything, what I need to do, followed up afterwards to see how I was reeling, etc. Very friendly and caring! Happy with my first experience ever. Would recommend!" Read more
The Peace We Crave

The Peace We Crave

Offers online services
5+ years in business
Serves Trenton, NJ
Irene H. says, "I had my first in person Reiki session with Tanya. It was a positive experience. I felt very relaxed during and afterwards. I’m very grateful for the experience." Read more
Dr. Walter J. Matweychuk

Dr. Walter J. Matweychuk

New on Thervo
Offers online services
1 hire on Thervo
Serves Trenton, NJ
Dr. Albert Ellis and Dr. Aaron Beck, the two founders of cognitive behavior therapy, have trained me. I have 28 years of experience. I work at the University of Pennsylvania and teach at New York University. I have authored books on psychotherapy and train young psychologists. My qualifications are second to none. This professional background allows me to quickly help people understand the reasons for their emotional and behavioral problems. I then teach people HOW to avoid responding to the life's adversity and their relationship conflicts in self-defeating ways. I teach you how not to let other people drive you to emotional disturbance. I s...
Advanced Healing Center

Advanced Healing Center

New on Thervo
Offers online services
2 hires on Thervo
11+ years in business
Serves Trenton, NJ
Biography For the Art of Self Healing Transformational Life Coach utilizing the SHARN TechniqueTM What makes Advanced Healing Center unique is the service we provide for clients. People usually come to Advanced Healing Center, as a sort of last resort after they have not had success with regular medicine, and they still suffer from some mental or physical condition. We setup either a live or an online zoom session and then do energy healing work, while holding space for divine source. Some of our clients have even had spontaneous healings. We have helped clients suffering from Colitis, Cancer, Anxiety, Depression, Smoking and Weight Loss...
The Care Therapy

The Care Therapy

New on Thervo
8+ years in business
Serves Trenton, NJ
(559) 943-8856 I’m available for your service 24/7… kindly patronize me and available for outcall & incall @thecaretherapy
Synergy Of Spirit Counseling And Hypnosis

Synergy Of Spirit Counseling And Hypnosis

Offers online services
3 hires on Thervo
26+ years in business
Serves Trenton, NJ
Mary P V. says, "Kind,caring, professional" Read more

Your counseling questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thervo.

How much does counseling cost?

Counseling costs $100 to $250 per session if not covered by insurance, depending on your location, type of counseling, and the counselor's specialty. Prices are on the high end of the range in major metropolitan areas like New York and San Francisco. The average cost of counseling with insurance is $20 to $60 per session for the copay.

Online counseling costs $50 to $110 per week through websites that offer a membership plan. Plans on the lower end of the price range are typically limited to support via text or email messaging only, while plans at the higher end of the range include scheduled video sessions with a licensed counselor or therapist.

Marriage counseling costs $120 to $250 per session for in-person therapy or $90 to $230 per session for online therapy.

Can you use an HSA or FSA for counseling?

You can only use your HSA or FSA for counseling if you have a billable diagnosis—such as depression or bipolar disorder—and the therapy is deemed medically necessary. You can't use your HSA or FSA for marriage or family counseling, grief counseling, or therapy for stress management.

What are the types of counselors?

Counselors have a master's degree in psychology and are trained and licensed to practice psychotherapy. A counselor may be licensed or certified in a specific area:

  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFTs)
  • Licensed Practicing Counselor (LPC)
  • Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC)
  • Registered Child Therapist RPT)
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

What does a counselor do?

A counselor can help you navigate challenging life situations, understand your emotions, strengthen your self-esteem, and improve your communication and coping skills. They provide support through difficult times and guide you in making the necessary changes in thinking and behavior to improve your mental and emotional health.

Counselors can help you with a variety of problems:

  • Depression and mood changes
  • Marriage and relationship problems
  • Grief or loss
  • Anxiety, stress, and panic attacks
  • Self-esteem and body image concerns
  • Eating disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Anger management
  • Addiction
  • Gender or sexual identity concerns

Can counselors prescribe medication?

Counselors are licensed psychologists but not medical doctors, and in most parts of the U.S. they are not allowed to prescribe medication. Only Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Louisiana, and New Mexico allow counselors to prescribe medication, and counselors in these states must complete additional psychopharmacology training and certification.

In the rest of the U.S., only a medical doctor can prescribe medication. Psychiatrists are medical doctors and can prescribe medication, but they typically do not provide talk therapy or counseling services.

Can counselors diagnose ADHD, autism, or other mental health conditions?

A licensed counselor can give a mental health diagnosis in all states except Indiana and Maine. However, the counselor must refer clients to a psychiatrist or other medical doctor if the condition requires medication. Consult a counselor near you if you have concerns about ADHD, anxiety, depression, autism, bipolar disorder, or other mental health conditions.

How can I choose the best counselor near me?

When searching for a counselor, it's important to choose one who makes you feel comfortable, safe, and respected. Follow these tips to find the best counselor for you:

  • If you have a specific concern—such as depression, stress, or relationship issues—look for counselors who specialize in that area.
  • Ask your medical provider for recommendations.
  • Read reviews from other clients on Thervo and Google.
  • Confirm the counselor accepts your insurance or offers a sliding-scale rate.
  • Ask about telemedicine and virtual visit options.
  • Schedule an initial consultation to make sure you're happy with the counselor's communication style and empathy.

What questions should I ask counselors?

Ask these questions to help you choose a counselor who will help you achieve the best results:

  • How long have you been practicing, and what are your certifications?
  • What areas of counseling do you specialize in?
  • What is your philosophy as a counselor?
  • What therapeutic approaches do you typically use?
  • What does a typical session look like?
  • Are you more directive or guiding as a counselor?
  • Do you give homework or reading assignments?
  • Do you offer virtual / telemedicine appointments?
  • Do you accept my insurance? Do you bill the insurance company directly?
  • Do you offer sliding-scale rates for clients without insurance?

Reviews for Trenton counselors

Recent success stories from people in the Trenton area.
Susie S.
Danielle is a Truly Gifted, very Powerful healer. She works from a Soul level with her Mastery. She has your Highest Good in her heart when she works with you. Danielle has helped me through many hard times and with her Services over many years. She is selfless, kind, generous and goes above and beyond to make sure you are recieving the absolute Highest level of Healing always. She will spend whatever time it takes with you and goes above and beyond with her work. To deliver what you are needing whether you know it or not. She will find it! She is just so gifted and a such a beautiful beautiful Soul. One of our many Angels her on Earth. I cannot recommend her work more highly! Anything she does will assist you greatly on your Journey! I adore her ❤🙏🏼
Intuitive Reiki healing by Danielle
Barb Q.
I was totally happy with the entire experiences the energy that was produced during my reiki session was phenomenal!
The Peace We Crave
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