Premarital Counselors in New Jersey

Find the best premarital counselors in New Jersey. Below are premarital counselors who specialize in supporting partners in a relationship to understand each others’ values, traditions, and goals going into a marriage. While some premarital counselors offer Pre-Cana (the marriage preparation that couples who will be married in a Catholic church must go through), most premarital counselors offer secular counseling and premarital support. They have been vetted by the Zencare team for offering high quality, clinically rigorous care.

42 Matching Premarital Counselors with Availability

Avni  Panchal's profile picture
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Avni Panchal

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Life transitions - Race & cultural identity - Trauma
Online only
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Nirav Soni

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Adolescent mental health - Depression - Anxiety - Relationships - Parenting
In-person only
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Peaceful Way Psychology

Group practice

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Stress management - Trauma
Online only
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Dawn Ippoliti

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Mindfulness - Stress management - Adolescents' mental health
 In-person & online
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Lillian Rishty

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Depression - Relationships - Eating disorders - Life transitions - Self-esteem
Online only
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Rachel Moheban

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Relationship issues - Anger management - Communication issues - Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Panic attacks / panic disorder - Anxiety
Online only
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Alisa Rosenberg

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Life transitions - Self-esteem - Career and path-finding - Relationships - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Merav Gur

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Depression - Relationships - Self-esteem - Women's issues - Social anxiety
Online only
Elena D Covo's profile picture
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Elena D Covo

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Relationship issues - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Women's issues - Couples counseling - Anxiety - Self-esteem
Online only
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Alan Lerner

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Depression - Anxiety - Anger - Grief - Relationships - Trauma
 In-person & online
Lois  Horowitz's profile picture
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Lois Horowitz

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Self-doubt
Online only
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Alice Forsyth

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Family issues - Loss and grief - Anxiety - Depression - Caregiver stress - End-of-life
Online only
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ATD Couples Therapy

Group practice

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Couples counseling - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Relationship issues - Self-esteem - Transition to new parenthood - Infidelity
Online only
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Susan Keefer

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Attachment issues - Existential crisis & challenges - Women's issues - Life transitions - Mood disorders
Online only
Priyanka  Upadhyaya's profile picture
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Priyanka Upadhyaya

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Trauma - Depression - Anxiety - Divorce - Couples counseling - Co-parenting
 In-person & online
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Reimagined Mind Counseling & Consultation

Group practice

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Trauma - Mind-body connection
Online only
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Charlene Chan

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Relational issues - Life transitions - Racial identity
Online only
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Mizuho "Miho" Kanazawa

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Adjustment issues - College student mental health - Interracial/intercultural relationship - Culturally sensitive counseling
 In-person & online
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Roslyn Kate Pursley

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Couples counseling - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Sexual health & dysfunction - Trauma - Clinical supervision - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
Online only
Melissa  Divaris Thompson's profile picture
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Melissa Divaris Thompson

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Mindfulness - Perinatal mental health - Self-esteem
Online only
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Matt Wofsy

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Depression - Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) - Trauma - Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) - Eating disorders
Online only
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Integrated Care Concepts and Consultation, LLC

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Trauma - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
 In-person & online
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Lindy's Legacy, PLLC

Group practice

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Dissociative disorders - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Relationship issues - Veterans' issues - Psychological evaluations & testing - Mood disorders
Online only
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Resilience Lab

Group practice

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Trauma - Anxiety - Depression - Family/relationship issues - LGBTQIA topics - Life transitions
Online only
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Felicia Ivey-Toure

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) - Mood disorders - Career counseling - Trauma - Couples counseling - Depression
Online only
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Quinelle Hickman

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Relationship issues - Stress management - Work stress
Online only
Gracie  Landes's profile picture
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Gracie Landes

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Couples counseling - Family issues - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Sexual health & dysfunction
Online only
Clara  Fajardo's profile picture
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Clara Fajardo

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Loss and grief - Life transitions
Online only
Sheina  Schochet's profile picture
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Sheina Schochet

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Anxiety - Life transitions - Body image - Dating - Pre-marital counseling - Motherhood
Online only
Ruschelle  Khanna's profile picture
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Ruschelle Khanna

Therapist

Accepting clients from New Jersey

Family issues - Couples Counseling - Communication issues - Chronic illness - Abandonment issues - Work stress
Online only

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FAQs about how to find a premarital counselor in New Jersey

How do I find a premarital counselor in New Jersey?

Find a premarital counselor near you in New Jersey on Zencare. Narrow your search by using filters like insurance, therapy budget specialty, and provider identity. Mental health professionals on Zencare are vetted for their extensive experience treating individual adults, children and adolescents, as well as couples and families. Explore each potential premarital counselor profile to learn more about their specialties, and watch an introductory video to get a sense of their personality. Book a free initial call to find the right premarital counselor for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in New Jersey?

Yes, most New Jersey health insurance carriers provide mental health benefits that cover therapy. However, the exact amount of coverage will vary based on the plan details and whether the selected provider is in-network or out-of-network with your insurance. If the premarital counselor is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the premarital counselor is out-of-network with your insurance, you may still be able to receive reimbursement after paying the fee at the time of therapy session. If you have a PPO or POS insurance plan, you can likely receive some reimbursement when you see a premarital counselor out-of-network in New Jersey. If you have an HMO, EPO, or Medicaid/Medicare plan, you likely cannot receive reimbursement, and would be responsible for the full out-of-network session fee. Note that services designed to treat topics which are not diagnosed mental health conditions, such as couples counseling and life coaching, are not typically covered by health insurance. The potential mental health provider must also be a licensed therapist in your state for the insurance company to cover services.

How do I find an affordable premarital counselor in New Jersey?

Many premarital counselors offer a sliding scale, or a range of session fees based on financial need to clients who would not otherwise be able to afford typical therapy rates in New Jersey. If you are struggling to pay for therapy, consider asking for a sliding scale, looking for an in-network premarital counselor, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

How can I make an appointment with a premarital counselor in New Jersey?

Start your search for an appointment with a premarital counselor in New Jersey on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in New Jersey require clients to have an introductory call before booking a full appointment online. In this free call, the prospective premarital counselor will ask about your goals for treatment, and make sure that their skills, specialized training, and scope of private practice are a match for your mental health issues. At the same time, you should assess if you feel comfortable talking with the premarital counselor, as studies show that the most important determinant of successful therapy is the relationship between therapist and client. After an initial call, you’ll typically be given the option to book an appointment with the premarital counselor, or continue your search if it’s not a good fit. At the initial session, you’ll likely discuss the therapeutic process and determine goals for your personal growth. Common therapy goals include learning effective coping strategies to deal with negative feelings, increasing self-awareness, and gaining a deeper understanding and insight into relationship patterns.

How can I find a premarital counselor in New Jersey who sees clients after hours?

Find a premarital counselor who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many premarital counselors in New Jersey offer appointments outside of traditional business hours. Simply filter by Office Hours under More Filters to choose the time of day that works best for you, whether that be early morning before work, in the evenings, or even over the weekend. After hours sessions are a good option for busy individuals, couples, and families dealing with hectic schedules and who need a flexible option for their mental health care.

How do I find a premarital counselor in New Jersey who offers in-person sessions?

Find a premarital counselor who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many premarital counselors in New Jersey have resumed offering in-person sessions; you can filter by “In-Person” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for in-office sessions. You can also search by map to find providers in New Jersey near you. While some clients prefer in-person sessions because they offer a safe, neutral ground for the session to take place, for the widest range of premarital counselor options, consider expanding your search to also include providers licensed in your state who offer telehealth, or therapy sessions via remote video call.

How do I find a premarital counselor in New Jersey who offers online sessions?

Find a premarital counselor who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most premarital counselors in New Jersey continue to offer appointments online; you can filter by “Online” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for teletherapy sessions. In order to see a premarital counselor, they must be licensed to provide online sessions to clients living in your state. Online therapy is different from text therapy, or asynchronous therapy; online therapy offers the same consistent relationship with a local New Jersey premarital counselor that an in-person session would, with sessions taking place via phone or a video sessions through a secure teletherapy platform. Online therapy sessions are a convenient way to find a premarital counselor near New Jersey without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in New Jersey?

Start your search for mental health therapy in New Jersey on Zencare. Many premarital counselors are quality-vetted for excellence in clinical care. When you’re struggling with your mental health, it might be time to seek professional support in the form of counseling services, couples therapy, or psychiatric medication management. There are a wide range of private practice premarital counselors to choose from in New Jersey; consider narrowing your search by criteria like insurance carrier, therapy budget, specialty, or provider identity to find a great fit!

How can I start therapy in New Jersey?

Start your search for a great premarital counselor in New Jersey on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of New Jersey or if you are open to online sessions with a local provider. Also consider how much your therapy budget is, and when you are available for therapy. Then, make a list of priorities for your ideal premarital counselor: do they match your identity, or have expertise in a specific area like anxiety or depression? There is no one reason to start therapy; many individuals in New Jersey go see a therapist when they need help to move forward through a difficult time, cope with symptoms of a mental illness such as a mood disorder, navigate life transitions, process relationship difficulties or improve their behavioral health. Use your priorities to filter on Zencare by insurance, speciality, and availability. Look through a few provider profiles to find the premarital counselor you might click with, watch their introductory videos, and book a free call to find a great personal fit!

What kinds of mental health providers are available in New Jersey?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in New Jersey, including psychologists, clinical social workers, and mental health counselors. As long as the provider is licensed in your state, the factor that matters most to therapy outcomes is the therapeutic alliance, or the relationship you build with your therapist. Common types of therapy provided in New Jersey include cognitive therapies, like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and insight-oriented therapies like psychodynamic therapy. Other providers offer a blend of techniques for a more interpersonal, holistic approach. Some mental health therapists in New Jersey also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most New Jersey providers are qualified to treat general challenges, like depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship difficulties, and low self-esteem, for concerns such as substance abuse, personality disorders, and eating disorders, consider seeking expert care. Together with your premarital counselor, you’ll build a treatment plan that addresses your reasons for seeking therapy and monitor progress toward your wellness goals and overall well being.

How does paying for therapy work in New Jersey?

There are several options for paying for therapy in New Jersey. For many people, the most affordable way to seek mental health services is to look for a provider who is in-network with your insurance. Due to high demand and low availability, in-network providers often have long waitlists; to widen your options and start therapy sooner, you might also consider looking for an out-of-network provider. When you see an out-of-network premarital counselor in New Jersey, you can ask for a sliding scale if you are unable to afford their typical session fees, or seek reimbursement from your insurance company if you have a PPO or POS plan. For clients who have an insurance plan with a high deductible and low medical costs, therapy costs are often comparable when you see a premarital counselor in- or out-of-network. While paying for therapy can be a substantial investment, it’s also a great way to improve relationships, boost self-esteem, address symptoms of mental illness, and ultimately live a happier, more self-directed life.