Richard Medina is a Registered Associate Clinical Therapist, LAC 37AC00495200. Employed by Cerebral. Supervised by Judyann McCarthy, LCSW. Richard received his B.A. from Caldwell University and went on to earn his MA of Counseling Psychology from Felician University. Richard gained clinical experience working in a variety of settings, such as at an adult addictions specialized partial hospitalization, and an intensive outpatient program. Through the experience gained during field work, Richard has formed an eclectic approach to therapy, where he incorporates several styles with the intention of tailoring the therapy to best suit the client. Above all else, Richard strives to have his approach be client centered, while also incorporating other strategies such as CBT, Play therapy, and Existential therapy among others. Richard has experience working with behavioral challenges, stress management, mood and anxiety disorders, as well as general mens issues. Richard's goal is to have clients leave sessions with hands-on skills and tools to practice in their daily lives in order to see progress along individualized treatment goals.
The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction, not a destination. - Carl Rogers