What you should do before the 1st session

1. DO NOT surprise them. Telling your child what to expect will decrease the anxiety they have about starting therapy. During the first session, you can tell your child to expect to be asked questions, so the therapist gets to know you…

Self-care is a concept that has often been romanticized and unrealistically portrayed on social media posts and quotes, but what does self-care really mean, and is it as simple as taking luxurious bubble baths, listening to your favorite playlist on repeat, indulging in ice cream, and Netflix? While these can…

What is Art Therapy?

Art therapy is an interpersonal relationship between a professional art therapist and an individual that includes the art creation process and art expressions. The American Art Therapy Association defines art therapy as:

“[An] integrative mental health and human services profession that enriches the lives of individuals…

Meet Barbara Pellichero, LPC:

Hello! I’m a therapist at Olive Branch Therapy Group and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). I received my undergraduate degree from Rowan University and my graduate degree from Georgian Court University. I’ve been in practice since 2018.

My Therapy Specialties:

I specialize in working with teens

Olive Branch Therapy Group

Mental Health Counseling in New Jersey — www.olivebranchtherapygroup.com

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