Find Therapists and Counselors in East Brunswick, NJ

Find a Therapist in East Brunswick, NJ

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It’s normal to experience mental health issues and relationship problems. Talking to a licensed therapist can help. Therapy can teach you more about yourself and your mental health concerns in a healing way. Many therapies are evidence-based and have been proven effective.

Since 2007, GoodTherapy has helped people like you connect with ethical, compassionate counselors and therapists. The therapists listed above, who practice therapy in East Brunswick, are trained to protect client confidentiality and privacy. In keeping with our high membership standards, these mental health professionals are also committed to eliminating the stigma that keeps many people from seeking help.

Beliefs about how much therapy costs may deter some people from finding a therapist. It’s a good idea to contact therapists you’re interested in and ask about insurance, sliding-scale fees, payment plans, and other options to stay within your budget.

Rest assured there are qualified therapists in East Brunswick who can treat a variety of concerns, including family conflict, relationship issues, anxiety, or depression. With our directory, the right therapist is easy to find.

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About East Brunswick

East Brunswick is a township in Middlesex County, New Jersey. It covers 22 square miles and has a population of 49,000 people. The township of East Brunswick was incorporated in 1860. 

The population of East Brunswick is 67% white, 25% Asian, 7% Hispanic, and 5% black. Roughly one third of residents were born outside of the United States. Over 37% of residents speak a foreign language at home. 

Roughly 78% of people in East Brunswick are legal adults. 1,700 adults in the township are military veterans. Of people age 25 and older, 94% have a high school degree, and 53% have a bachelor’s degree. 

In East Brunswick, the average annual salary is $43,400. The median household income is $101,400. Around 82% of homes are owner-occupied, and their median value is $379,800. Nearly 7% of people in East Brunswick live below the poverty line. 

Mental Health in East Brunswick

Substance abuse is a growing mental health concern in the township of East Brunswick and Middlesex County. There has been a steady increase in the number of times police officers administer the overdose-reversal drug Naloxone. In 2017, Naloxone was administered 443 times by officers in Middlesex County. This is over twice the 2015 figure (176 times). 

One strategy being used by the East Brunswick Police Department in their fight against drug addiction is Project Medicine Drop. The project involves the installation of a metal box at the station that residents may use to dispose of unused or expired prescription medications. The service is available 24/7.

References:

  1. For too many New Jerseyans, addiction begins in the medicine cabinet. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.eastbrunswick.org/Med-Drop
  2. History of East Brunswick. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.eastbrunswick.org/content/196/207/default.aspx
  3. QuickFacts: East Brunswick township, Middlesex County, New Jersey. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/eastbrunswicktownshipmiddlesexcountynewjersey/PST045217
  4. Russell, S. (2018, February 16). Middlesex County tops opioid antidote uses in Central Jersey. My Central Jersey. Retrieved from https://www.mycentraljersey.com/story/news/health/addiction/2018/02/16/middlesex-county-tops-opioid-antidote-uses-central-jersey/346109002