Raquel V. Cedeno, MA, LPC, NCC is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been working with children, adolescents, adults, families, and groups for several years. She has her BA in Psychology from Drew University and her MA in Counseling from Kean University. Raquel has clinical expertise in several areas including trauma, grief, anxiety, depression, stress, and self-esteem. She takes a strengths-based approach in her work and primarily utilizes evidence-based therapies such as Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Raquel’s work experience includes a retirement community, a domestic violence and sexual assault crisis center as well as a community mental health center.