Last edited 05/18/2023

Simone Kurtz-Dougherty LPC, LPCC, LCPC, LMHC

She / Her / Hers

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Acepting new clientsCash Pay Only
Headshot of Simone Kurtz-Dougherty Licensed Professional Counselor

General Office Hours

In Pacific Time

Mondayfrom 12:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 12:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 12:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 12:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 04:00 PM

Learn more about my:

In what ways have your personal experiences influenced your work with your clients?

Both of my children identify as members of the LGBTQ+ community. I have seen the struggles the LGBTQ+ community faces first hand, and this has fueled my experience working with this community.


Sexuality Based Issues

Domestic violence

Gender identity & transgender health

LGBTQIA related issues

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

General Expertise




Panic attacks & panic disorder



First Session$200
Individual Therapy$150

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy


Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Mindfulness Practices

Cognitive Processing Therapy

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Training / Certifications

Domestic Violence

Wellness Coaching


  • New Jersey, Licensed Professional Counselor, 37PC00738700
  • California, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, 11402
  • Nevada, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, CP5427-R
  • Washington, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LH61406421


Rowan University, Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Counseling, 2014

Work History

I have worked in the mental health field for 30 years. I currently work as a therapist at the Therapy for Women Center. I specialize in working with members of the LGBTQ+ community. My work includes supporting clients with gender and sexual identity issues, the coming out process, finding community supports, couples counseling and supporting gender affirming care. In addition I have a passion for trauma therapy, and utilize Cognitive Processing Therapy which is an evidence based treatment that has strong scientific support for effectiveness. I have also had much success treating anxiety and depression.

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Simone Kurtz-Dougherty, LPC, LPCC, LCPC, LMHC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Simone Kurtz-Dougherty, LPC, LPCC, LCPC, LMHC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Simone Kurtz-Dougherty accepting new clients?

Yes, Simone Kurtz-Dougherty is accepting new clients for online therapy in New Jersey, California, Nevada and Washington.

Does Simone Kurtz-Dougherty accept insurance?

No, Simone Kurtz-Dougherty does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Simone Kurtz-Dougherty offer?

Simone Kurtz-Dougherty offers therapy for individuals.

Does Simone Kurtz-Dougherty offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in New Jersey, California, Nevada and Washington can book Simone Kurtz-Dougherty for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Simone Kurtz-Dougherty offer online therapy?

Yes, Simone Kurtz-Dougherty offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in New Jersey, California, Nevada and Washington.

How quickly can I see Simone Kurtz-Dougherty?

Simone Kurtz-Dougherty typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Simone Kurtz-Dougherty speak?

Simone Kurtz-Dougherty conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Simone Kurtz-Dougherty online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Simone Kurtz-Dougherty online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.