Meet The Therapists
Sakowitz Counseling is a multi-disciplinary, multi-specialty group of counselors. We provide a broad range of clinical services as well as Corporate Wellness and Employee Assistance Programming. Interpersonal skills training, manager coaching and professional supervision of Social Workers and Psychologists is also available.
Michael L. Sakowitz, Ph.D. - Clinical Psychologist – NJ License # 35SI00148700
Dr. Sakowitz has been in private practice for more than thirty-five years. He has held the APA certificate in proficiency in alcohol and drug treatment. He has experience with the victims and perpetrators of sexual abuse. He treats adults, adolescents and children. Depression, stress and anxiety are areas of concentration. He works with patients seeking Weight Loss Surgery. He is on the staff at Chilton, Wayne and St. Joe's, Wayne.
James A. R. Glynn, Psy.D. - Clinical Psychologist - NJ License # 35SI00531800 - NY License # 020502
Dr. Glynn specializes in sport and exercise psychology, substance abuse treatment, and weight loss surgery. He also has experience working with all psychological issues. Dr. Glynn completed his postdoctoral supervised residency at Sakowitz Counseling and his APA accredited predoctoral internship at Trinitas Regional Medical Center. Dr. Glynn has also served as an adjunct professor at Ramapo College of New Jersey, teaching undergraduate courses in abnormal psychology and drugs and behavior.
Loreen Adamo, L.C.S.W., C.A.D.C. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05164100
Loreen has extensive experience counseling individuals with drug and/or alcohol problems. She is also very experienced in treating children, both individually and in groups. Victims of domestic violence are another area of experience.
Leslie Baral, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05266700
Leslie has worked with children and adolescents for over twenty five years and enjoys working with adults.
Loretta Bouchard, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05322800
Loretta has over 12 years experience, providing counseling to individuals and families. She has experience working with all ages and with a wide variety of presenting problems but specialize in working with adolescents and adults and has spent time working for the military. Her treatment style is solution focused and her goal is to help clients gain a greater understanding/insight of the problem(s) and their behaviors. She has a special interest in helping clients change self defeating patterns of behavior, feel more empowered in relationships/work and improve self esteem.
Vanessa A. Boykewich, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05665700
Vanessa has varied experience providing treatment for individuals and groups in a range of settings, with a special interest in treating children, adolescents and families. Areas of concentration include anxiety, depression, family conflict, and trauma history. Her aim is to empower and motivate individuals using a strengths-based and solution-focused approach.
Rosemary Cordasco, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker – NJ License # 44SC01449400
Widely experienced with children and families, Rosemary has a concentration of skills associated with sexual abuse treatment. She is effective treating depression, anxiety and adolescents. Rosemary is able to conduct therapy in Spanish, as well as in English.
Carmen S. Cuccia, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker – NJ License # 44SC04747200
Carmen has extensive experience working with adults and couples, specializing in treating anxiety disorders, depression, trauma, and relationship issues. His approach is primarily insight oriented, incorporating cognitive and mindfulness techniques as well. Carmen is also certified in EMDR, and this modality is made available where appropriate. Treatment is structured around specific client needs with an emphasis on integrating and resolving difficult emotions. The aim is to help clients free themselves from the barriers that may have stood in the way of achieving their goals.
Mary Ellen DuPre-Burns, L.P.C. - Licensed Professional Counselor – NJ License # 37PC00186700
Mary Ellen specializes in work with children and their families. Mary Ellen is also a Certified School Psychologist. She also works with individuals and couples.
Corey R. Glynn, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05278000
Corey specializes in working with adolescents and has experience treating victims of date rape and incest survivors. She has also worked extensively with couples, individuals from the LGBT community and senior citizens. She has an eclectic approach to therapy and tailors each clinical relationship around the needs and goals of each client. Corey also has a fitness background and is a certified personal trainer and Pilates instructor.
Rachel L. Hanley, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05681800
Rachel has experience working with individuals, families and groups with a special interest in working with adolescents. Working with victims of domestic violence is another area of experience. She helps clients address issues such as anxiety, depression, trauma, and relationship issues. Her goal is to help clients improve upon their needs and goals during the therapeutic process. Rachel is a Certified School Social Worker and Certified Sports Counselor.
Christina LaTona, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05676900
Christina has experience working with clients from all age groups with a special interest in working with adolescents. Christina utilizes Cognitive Behavioral and Dialectical Behavior techniques in helping clients address symptoms of anxiety, depression and trauma. Her goal is to help clients defeat their negative cognitions, feel more empowered, and improve their self esteem.
Linda R. Marciniak, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC00591700
Linda has been with Sakowitz Counseling for a number of years. She has experience working with individuals, couples, and families.
Gregory Pavlik, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC04793000
Greg is retired from the US Air Force and treats various anxiety disorders, including PTSD. He also has extensive experience treating children and adults.
Jennifer Rojas, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker-NJ License # 44SC05369400
Jennifer has been with Sakowitz Counseling for a number of years. She has experience working with individuals, couples, and families.
Lynn Sakowitz, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05280400
Lynn specializes in working with couples and has trained parents on parenting issues for over twenty-five years. She does see individual adults and children as well. Lynn holds an advanced degree in theater and treats actors suffering from anxiety disorders. Actor coaching is another area of expertise.
Emory Salley, L.C.S.W., C.A.D.C. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05542400
Emory has extensive experience in working with adults, families and couples while specializing in treating substance abuse issues, mental health concerns, relationship issues, family-related issues and working with individuals in addressing their loss & grief. Her approach is client-centered, solution-focused and she utilizing awareness techniques in order to promote mindfulness and healthy thinking skills.
Kristy Schmidt, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05515300
Kristy works with individuals, couples and families using a supportive, solution-focused approach taking into consideration the uniqueness and individuality of each client. She also works with clients to address relationship issues, depression, anxiety and food addiction.
Christine Snyder L.C.S.W. - License Clinical Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC053004800
Christine works with people of all ages, ranging from children through senior citizens. Through a supportive approach, she helps clients address the symptoms of depression, anxiety, and panic attacks, guiding clients to develop skills to eliminate them. Christine has a special interest in working with couples and families.
David Ventimiglia, L.C.S.W. - Licensed Social Worker - NJ License # 44SC05693800
David specializes in treating depression, anxiety, stress, and relationship issues utilizing Cognitive Behavioral and Solution Focused techniques in therapy. He is experienced working with adults, young adults, and teenagers.