Director/Mental Health Clinician:
Rose Celia Rosato, MA, LPC
With 28 years of experience in the mental health field as a counselor and psychotherapist, I have maintained a well-established practice in Bergen County for 23 years. My practice provides individual, group and family counseling and psychotherapy in addition to workshops and lectures. I have worked in a variety of community and private agencies which have provided me with experience with diverse populations and services. Areas of experience include: depression, anxiety, women’s issues, trauma, life transition, adolescent issues, family issues, addiction, gifted population and more.
I would like to welcome you to Balance and Thrive. Thank you for your interest in the services we provide. We will work our hardest to help you achieve your goals. Please feel free to contact me at any time with questions or suggestions.
Jennifer Basilone is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of NJ and a Nationally Certified Counselor. Her academic background is in education and counseling, giving her a unique perspective in working with children, adolescents and their parents. She has extensive experience in working with clients struggling with anxiety, depression, eating disorders, bullying, and adjustment disorders associated with life changes. Using a humanistic and integrative approach, she works with the goal of bringing about positive change and helping individuals conquer those obstacles that keep them from realizing their fullest potentials.
Wendy Coffey, MSW, LCSW
Wendy Coffey is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of New Jersey. Her background is in family systems therapy. Having been trained in crisis intervention, she is familiar with family dynamics and how they affect the individual. Wendy has worked with adults, adolescents and children who present with anxiety, depression and time of life stressors. She believes in a holistic approach to treatment, which includes the integration of environment, body an
Academic Teacher/ Educator:
Maryanne holds an MA in English from Rutgers University and NJ teaching certificates in English and English as a Second Language, K-12. A retired Bergen County high school English and journalism teacher, Maryann adjuncts at Montclair State University and County College of Morris teaching academic writing and communication courses. In her spare time, she writes and travels back and forth to Austin, Texas, where her family and grandchildren live.