Our Psychotherapist


Michael J. Kaplan, MA, LPC, NCC


Michael J Kaplan is a tenured professional counselor with over 15 years of experience as both an individual therapist and couples counselor. His collaborative treatment approach incorporates supportive and cognitive-behavioral therapy methods, with a focus on developing coping skills, perspectives, and support for addressing issues. 

Michael has always welcomed the opportunity to work on mutual goals and objectives for consistently successful outcomes. 

The initial appointment involves an intake assessment to identify specific issues, symptoms, and stressors, followed by therapy sessions with treatment planning to establish agreed-upon goals and objectives. Building rapport, trust, openness, and fostering a desire to engage are essential elements in this professional relationship.

The counselor's office is located in a private, professional, and comfortable setting with ample parking and an elevator for individuals with disabilities. Convenient office hours are available Monday through Thursday, and collaboration with Dr. Srisai Gowda, MD, allows for medication evaluations and TMS treatment if needed.

With 16 years in practice and a degree from LaSalle University in 2003, this licensed professional counselor, identified with license number 37PC00324500 in New Jersey, is committed to providing comprehensive and effective mental health services.