Scott is a Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in adult and adolescent counseling for mental health and addiction issues, and maintains a private practice in Colt Neck, NJ.
With over 20 years experience, and as a graduate of Montclair State University specializing in counseling and human development, Scott is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among his areas of expertise are stress management, anger management, work/life issues, and conflict resolution.
Scott is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. His therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. He integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. He believes humor is an important component of the counseling process and uses it often; while maintaining sensitivity to his clients' concerns. With compassion, understanding, and humor he works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
M.A. Counseling and Human Development: Montclair State University
B.A. Psychology: Montclair State College
License, Certifications & Awards
LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) #37PC00022600 NJ
LCADC (Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor) #37LC00121300 NJ
CEAP (Certified Employee Assistance Professional) #0041580
SAP (Substance Abuse Professional) for DOT/SAP evaluations
Hypnosis: 20+ years of experience, addressing a variety of issues such as anxiety/stress management, surgery preparation, test-taking anxiety, phobias, depression
Cranial Electrotherapy Stimulation (CES): Alpha-Stim: FDA cleared treatment for Anxiety, Depression, and Insomnia
Professional Activities and Memberships
EAPA (Employee Assistance Professionals Association)
January 2020 to Present: Adjunct Professor. Monmouth University ("Clinical Practices in Addiction")