Claire Greene provides full spectrum counseling and consulting services. She offers one-on-one and family/couples counseling sessions for a variety of needs. Whether you are experiencing conflict, depression, anxiety, couple discord, parenting issues, raising a disabled child or a child with special needs, a personal disability, health issues, work issues, or other personal difficulties, she will work with you to reach your goals. Claire is supportive and her therapeutic approach is state of the art and evidence based.
Claire also offers a full program for Victims of Crime (California VOC) and their families at no cost to the patient if they qualify for the program.
Home visits to surrounding areas, phone sessions, and computer video conferencing sessions are available.
For her corporate clients, she offers a variety of services. Claire helps foster collaborative workplace environments and helps settle disputes via mediation. She also offers a variety of lecture topics, such as stress management, treatment of addiction, work/life balance, dealing with aging parents, and other topics of interest. Please enquire about her extensive list of lecture topics.
Clinical Hypnosis is available for:
Research has shown that telephone therapy is as effective as in-person counseling. In addition, patients who use the phone or Internet for counseling have increased rates of compliance with therapy. Therapy by phone eliminates physical and emotional barriers, which helps patients stay motivated to continue treatment.
Perhaps you might prefer the convenience of seeking counsel from the comfort of your own home or office. Whether you have a busy schedule, want to avoid traffic, lack transportation or mobility, lack the time for excess travel, or prefer the security of being at home, Claire can accommodate your needs by providing telephone therapy or sessions via video / computer conference.
Some people prefer face-to-face therapy and the privacy of their own home. Whether you have transportation or mobility issues, trouble finding child care, or have other issues traveling to a therapist's office, Claire can make life easier for you by coming to your home or office. Please enquire to see if Claire travels to your area.
For over 25 years Claire has had successful psychotherapy practices in Manhattan, NY, Mountainside, NJ, Princeton, NJ, and Southern California. In that time, she has helped thousands of people heal their lives, find peace and happiness, and achieve their full potential to realize their dreams.
Claire holds a Master's Degree in Social Work from New York University. She did her clinical internship at Coney Island - Cornell University Hospital in their Outpatient Psychiatric Clinic. She also attended the New Jersey Institute of Family Therapy and holds a Certification in Hypnotherapy from the International Association of Counselors and Therapists as well as a Certification in Hypnotherapy from the Hypnodyne Foundation.
Claire has trained over a hundred interns in Marriage and Family Therapy and Associate Social Workers in Clinical Social Work and has supervised graduate students from UCLA, USC, and CSUN. She has lectured on topics such as: enriching romantic relationships, child rearing, raising special needs children, healing families of abuse, changing careers, weight loss, surviving disability, and numerous others.
She is a Board Certified Diplomate by the National Association of Social Workers and a Board Certified Diplomate by the American Board of Social Work Examiners. She is a member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists and the National Association of Social Workers. Claire is licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in New Jersey, and a Clinical Social Worker in New York, New Jersey, and California.
Claire is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. LCSWs are psychotherapists who have extensive training in treating individuals and families. They focus on helping their patients face interpersonal and internal challenges. They can also help provide resources in the community, such as referrals to 12 step programs and professionals in the medical, legal, or educational field.