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    About LJ

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    LJ Castellano, LAC

     

     

    LJ is a Licensed Associate Counselor who provides clients with an empathetic, non judgemental, and culturally competent space to explore their strengths and values while addressing current and past challenges. He treats clients presenting with a variety of mental health struggles including anxiety and depression, trauma, grief and loss, and relationship stress. LJ has an eclectic treatment approach drawing from multiple modalities, including but not limited to client-centered therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), mindfulness-based therapy, and reality therapy. He aims to guide clients to achieve their personal goals, while providing psychoeducation on treatment strategies, cultural factors, and other variables that contribute to one’s presenting concern. LJ is committed to meeting clients where they are in their journey of mental and emotional wellness.

     

    LJ received his B.A. in Sociology with a minor in Business from Duke University and Master of Counseling from Montclair State University. He is currently working towards his Professional Counselor Licensure (LPC) and the services he provides are under the supervision of a qualified clinician in accordance with NJ state law.