Last updated: 10/19/2015

Evelyn J. Nieves, Ph.D, LCSW (908) 644-5556
Last Updated: 10/19/2015
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Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Ph.D.

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:

Focusing on:
Anxiety/Panic Disorders Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Depression Grief/Loss Immigration/Newcomer Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Multicultural Issues Trauma/PTSD
Also serving:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Aging Anger Management Asperger's Syndrome Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Eating Disorders Education/Personal Development Family Issues Medication Management Men's Issues Parenting Issues Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Self Abuse Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Orientation Stress Women's Issues
Office and Contact Information
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4 Thousand Oaks
Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716  

(908) 644-5556

Contact: Evelyn J. Nieves, Ph.D. LCSW

Office Hours:
Tue6:00pm – 8:00pm
Wed6:00pm – 8:00pm
Thu6:00pm – 8:00pm
Sat9:00am – 8:00pm
Sun1:00pm – 8:00pm
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Hour
Weekends: 1 Hour

Access by Public Transportation
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Home Visits
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)
Weekend Office Hours


Years of Experience: 30

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Credentials and Certifications:
International Academy of Behavioral Medicine, Counseling & Psychotherapy
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Social Work Supervisor

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $150
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $150

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
Information & Referral
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families

AETNA (Medicare PPO) Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield (Horizon Healthcare)
AETNA (Open Choice) Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield (Horizon Medicare PPO)
Aetna Behavioral Health Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield (Horizon PPO)
AETNA Health Magellan Behavioral Health
AmeriChoice Oxford Health Plans
AmeriHealth HMO QualCare
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) TRICARE
CIGNA HealthCare United Behavioral Health (UBH)
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) United Healthcare
Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO University Health Plans
Horizon Behavioral Services

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Children (6-12)
Specific populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) AIDS/HIV+ College Students Immigrants/Refugees Military/Veterans
Biracial Caregivers Children of Divorce Gifted Grandparents Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Transgender
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral Crisis Intervention Evaluation/Diagnostic Long-Term
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Advocacy Behavioral Medicine Case Management Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Eidetic Image Therapy Expressive Therapy Focusing Geriatric Consultation Holistic Imago Relationship Therapy Information and Referral Outreach Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Play Therapy Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychodrama Psychodynamic Psychopharmacology Relational Sandplay Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Social Support
Methods - focus areas:
Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Group Peer Support
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian Hindu Jewish Muslim
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Caribbean Hispanic Portuguese
Asian Haitian Irish Italian
Professional Associations
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) National Association of Social Workers (NASW) National Coalition of Mental Health Professionals and Consumers (NCMHPC) Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care, The