In a safe, comfortable and strictly confidential setting, clients are encouraged to focus on environmental and family influences, as well as personality and emotional issues to directly address problems and develop an improved sense of well being and relationships. New and more adaptive coping mechanisms are developed to reduce conflict and stress. Strategies are designed to help clients negotiate more effectively at home, school, and in the workplace.

Irv Finkelstein is a psychotherapist with over twenty five years of experience assisting individuals, families, couples, and groups. Hi received a Masters of Social Work degree from Hunter School of Social Work in 1978. He has worked extensively in the areas of Developmental Disabilities, Attention Deficit Disorder, and Substance Abuse Treatment. Mr. Finkelstein has contributed to numerous publications and has been a frequent speaker to parent, school, and professional organizations. He maintains a full-time private practice in Westfield, NJ and continues to provide workshops and training for parents and professionals.