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Karen Zimmerman LCSW
1 Bethany Rd, Ste 10B, Hazlet, NJ 07730

About Me

Doctor working at table—alcohol addictions individual counseling marriage counseling in Hazlet, NJ
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with over 20 years experience as a psychotherapist / counselor. In my private practice, I work with individuals, couples, children or teens to help reduce stress and set goals, then we can work to meet those goals. Patients appreciate my warm and friendly style which helps put each individual at ease as we address the issues that brought them to counseling. When necessary, I will coordinate care with doctors, lawyers, guidance counselors etc.

I provide unconditional respect and compassion to each client and their right to a fulfilling life.

1996 - Master In Social Work - Yeshiva University, Wurzeiler School of Social Work
1993 - Bachelor of Art - Rutgers The State University of New Jersey

Additional Training

Gestalt Unlimited Institute, (scholarship recipient)
Minuchin School of Family therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
I have earned 36 hours of training toward a certification in Drug and Alcohol Counseling and I am well read in the teachings of Melody Beattie, Louise Hay, Harville Hendrix, John Gottman, Harriet Lerner, Jon Kabat-Zinn, Dr. Bernie Siegel, etc.

Licensed by the New Jersey State Board of Social Work Examiners -
License #44SC04725000


National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

I have been a contracted provider for the Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences Institute (Funded by the Zadroga Acts) since 2008. My role is to provide counseling to First Responders of the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.