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The counseling process is, in many ways, like an educational experience.
The individual can learn more about him/herself, but also acquires new skills.
Sometimes, counseling involves learning more about a particular condition (e.g., depression, anxiety, eating disorders) by which the person is affected, so that he/she can better understand treatment options.
Amy is an LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) specializing in eating disorders, body image, anxiety, and depression and has found her eclectic methods work best for ages 16 and older. Amy is a firm believer in taking a Health in Every Size Approach (HAES) and an Intuitive Eating approach and being inclusive to all.
Amy graduated from Bryn Mawr College with a B.A. in Psychology and completed her master’s at the University of Pennsylvania. She has worked in multiple eating disorder treatment centers, as well as has a history of working in the field of substance use. Amy’s experiences in the field of mental health have allowed her to incorporate authenticity, self-compassion, and mindfulness.
Her areas of expertise are:
Dr. Christine Cantner is a licensed clinical psychologist specializing in the evaluation and treatment of anxiety, depression, and related mood disorders in adults and adolescents. She has particular interest in women’s issues throughout the lifespan.
Dr. Cantner completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Virginia, and received her masters and doctorate in clinical psychology from Long Island University, C.W. Post. She has provided mental health treatment for diverse patient populations at several hospitals and outpatient clinics in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, and Long Island. In addition, she spent several years providing therapy within a school setting to high-risk adolescents experiencing mood disorders, self-harm, trauma, anger management issues, and conduct disorders.
Dr. Cantner uses a warm, collaborative evidence-based approach to treatment. She utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and integrates elements of other treatment modalities as needed, such as family systems therapy, relational therapy, psychodynamic therapy, and mindfulness-based practices.
Her areas of specialty include:
Findings of the College Interest Inventory help clients determine which post-high school educational path is right for them and in what type of learning environment they are most likely to succeed.
Findings of the Career Interest Inventory help clients narrow down career fields that they are most likely to enjoy and thrive in. Please click on the button below to preview a sample report.
Be Well is a health and wellness center located in Morristown, New Jersey.
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