Couples Therapist, Psychotherapist – LCSW
Stephanie Petrucha holds a degree from Rutgers University School of Social Work. She is a licensed clinical social worker in the state of New Jersey and has more than thirteen years of experience.
Stephanie has a wide range of expertise. Some of her specialties include working with clients impacted by parenting and relationship stressors, mental health diagnoses, substance abuse, trauma, and chronic illness. She has served in various clinical leadership roles including Director of Mental Health Services and Director of the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic.
Progress that you’ll feel
Stephanie has completed level 1 training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy, which is a highly regarded, research-based modality. She helps connect clients to their values and assists them in taking committed actions to heal their relationships. She uses the framework of acceptance therapy and focuses on solution-based interventions.
She has also attended workshops in Imago Relationship Therapy.
Change is inevitable but growing apart isn't
“Where the roots are deep there is no reason to fear the wind.”
Stephanie will partner with you to help build the type of relationship you envision while providing a supportive space to resolve painful experiences. Stephanie understands the complexity of the family system and is dedicated to helping clients cultivate a life at home that they’re proud of.
Empower yourselves and each other
Stephanie empowers clients to tap into their existing personal resources and utilize their own strengths to resolve conflict. Her goal is to help you feel effective and confident in dealing with matters you came to therapy for.