Pooja Bakri

City: Montclair, NJ
State: New Jersey
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License Name: Licensed Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT)

Langyages:

English

Office Address:

Pooja Bakri Creative Arts Therapy LLC

Pooja Bakri Creative Arts Therapy LLC

A place to create, heal and grow. My office is located in downtown Montclair with ample parking and a comfortable waiting area.

33 Plymouth Street, Suite 301

Montclair, New Jersey 07042

Therapy Specialties: 

Academic Underachievement
Coping Skills
Divorce
Eating Disorders
Grief
Self Esteem
Stress
Anorexia
Child or Adolescent
Depression
Domestic Violence
Family Conflict
Parenting
Self-Harming

Modality:

Individuals
Family
Payments Accepted:
American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

 

Personal Statement

Words alone often cannot express the emotions experienced for many people who are struggling to overcome trauma or challenges in life. I specialize in providing creative art therapy services to children, adolescents and adults and am dedicated to helping my clients discover their own unique path to happiness and wellbeing. By combining traditional psychotherapeutic theories and techniques with the creative process, art therapy can provide opportunities to explore behaviors, emotions, experiences and our relationships with each other. In working with trauma-affected children, I incorporate play, sensitivity and caring throughout the therapeutic process.

Young children can often find it difficult to communicate and express themselves verbally when faced with anxiety. Because children are naturally creative, they may be more inclined to share their needs and experiences with adults through the non-threatening method of art and play therapy.

I have clinical experience working with individuals struggling with symptoms that include self-injury, eating disorders, substance abuse and depression. One of my primary strengths includes being able to approach each individual with openness, empathy and respect.

Client Focus (Age)

Toddlers/Preschoolers (0 to 6)
Children (6 to 10)
Preteens/Tweens (11 to 13)
Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19)
Adults

Treatment Orientation

Art Therapy
Family Systems
Person Centered/Rogerian
Psychodynamic

Expressive Arts
Parent-Child Interaction Therapy
Play Therapy
Sand Play

Services Fee

Therapy Session $100-$170

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