The Institute for Family Services (IFS) is a team of family therapists committed to producing change that embraces safe, respectful, nurturing and empowering relationships for all individuals, communities and families.
The Institute is well known throughout New Jersey and the nation for its innovative programs. These programs support family members around issues of loss, chronic illness, substance abuse, marital conflict, divorce, post-divorce, single parenthood, youth, children and parenting in crises, workplace challenges and mental health in New Jersey. The programs also encourage healing by embracing life-affirming choices, based on a strong foundation of empowerment and accountability. Mindful of the resilience embodied by those who struggle, our therapeutic process anchors the problems presented within a system of support, care, and action strategies.
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Domestic violence - Caring support along the pathway to safety, well-being, and healing for those surviving a partner’s abusive attempts to control one’s thoughts, beliefs, and actions and address perpetrators who use violence.
Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Anger management - Addressing sudden outbursts of anger or sustained resentment; developing healthy anger expression and outlets, as well as understanding dynamics of power and control
Institute for Family Services is not in-network with any insurances.
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Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
New Jersey: 44SC00860100