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Teresa DiMatteo LPC

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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 03:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM
Sundayfrom 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

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What would be important for someone to know about working with you?

I want prospective clients to know they are in safe hands when they bring their relationship concerns to me. My niche private practice is exclusively devoted to relationship care, and most clients come to me in pairs! As a result, I am well-versed in helping couples experiencing relationship discord restore their relationship to a place of safety, trust, and connection. An area of expertise is helping couples restore in the aftermath of infidelity. Infidelity is a complex, multi-layered matter that jeopardizes the foundation of a relationship catapulting couples into an immediate crisis. Restoring trust and safety is a slow and painful process -- but possible. Over the years of observing and working with couples, I have developed a unique approach to couple care that gets results! The focus of my approach is on the restoration of emotional and sexual intimacy.


Relationship Issues

Family issues

Premarital counseling

Marriage issues


General Expertise

Relationship Issues

Communication issues

Divorce & separation

Family issues

Premarital counseling

Step-family/Blended Family Issues

Marriage issues



First Session$200
Individual Therapy$200
Marriage & Couples Counseling$200

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Attachment-Based Therapy

Emotionally Focused Therapy

Training / Certifications

Health, Well Being, and the Social Regulation of Affect and Emotion; Connecting from the Inside Out: Mindful Awareness Promotes Interpersonal Effectiveness; Attachment and Well-Being: How the Healthy Mind Emerges from Within our Relationships and Our Bodies; Solving the Key Challenges for Couple Therapy with EFT; Addressing the neurotic paradox: new approaches to treating emotional disorders; Between Ourselves: Brain Mechanisms for Empathy Reducing Avoidance and Accessing Self-soothing In Emotion-focused Therapy for Complex Trauma (EFTT) Partner Buffering of Attachment Insecurity Why Therapy Works Intimate Partner Violence: Assessment, Safety Planning, Trauma, Sociocultural Aspects, Perpetrator Dynamics, and Legal Issues Spousal Abuse Assessment and Reporting


  • New Jersey, Licensed Professional Counselor, 37PC00460600


Seton Hall University, Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Counseling and Human Services , 2003

Work History

With a degree in early childhood education and as a certified teacher, I have taught children as young as three up through seniors in high school. As an educator, I helped create and implement a Gifted and Talented Program for middle school and high school students. While teaching, I earned a Master of Arts in Counseling. Upon obtaining my license as an associate counselor, I earned my clinical hours working with adults. It was during this time that I discovered a love and gift for counseling couples. After becoming fully licensed, I opened Open Door Therapy in Westfield, New Jersey. Counseling for couples and recovering from affairs was the focus of the practice. During the peak of the pandemic, Open Door Therapy stopped providing services. Open Door Therapy reopened in Princeton, New Jersey offering virtual relationship counseling for all residents of New Jersey. Open Door Therapy has expanded its counseling services to include helping individuals in relationships with narcissists, married or committed persons. Additionally, I contribute to Today, Yahoo! Life, Newsweek, BestLifeOnline, UpJourney, and other media outlets as a relationship expert.

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Teresa  DiMatteo, LPC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Teresa  DiMatteo, LPC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Teresa  DiMatteo accepting new clients?

Yes, Teresa  DiMatteo is accepting new clients for online therapy in New Jersey.

Does Teresa  DiMatteo accept insurance?

No, Teresa  DiMatteo does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Teresa  DiMatteo offer?

Teresa  DiMatteo offers therapy for couples and individuals.

Does Teresa  DiMatteo offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in New Jersey can book Teresa  DiMatteo for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Teresa  DiMatteo offer online therapy?

Yes, Teresa  DiMatteo offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in New Jersey.

How quickly can I see Teresa  DiMatteo?

Teresa  DiMatteo 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 Teresa  DiMatteo speak?

Teresa  DiMatteo conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Teresa  DiMatteo online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Teresa  DiMatteo online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.

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