Josh Kates, LCSW, LCSW, ACSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Flemington
With over twenty five years of experience with adults, couples and adolescents who have problems with relationships, anxiety, depression, OCD and more, my experience is broad-ranging. I have helped hundreds of people cope with complex emotional, relationship & work/life issues. I have helped those who want to improve their lives and achieve more, and have provided supportive work to help people get through difficult challenges and complicated family dynamics. Trained in several Therapy Methods, most people find my personal, warm and caring style helps contribute to their change. Learn more about me & my work at:
There's no one perfect psychotherapy method for everyone. So I use several. I'm a Certified Advanced Schema Therapist, trainer & supervisor and an NASW Certified Clinical Supervisor. I use DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy), CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) and Schema Therapy methods. My experience is broad-ranging.
Working with me you will lean new skills to make healthier and more productive choices for yourself. Psychotherapy can be hard work but it is incredibly rewarding and fulfilling. Read more about me, my work, my articles and client testimonials on my website,
Call or Email Josh Kates, LCSW for a free phone consultation now - (908) 760-6096


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: New York University School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1995
  • License No. and State: 44SC04705300 New Jersey


  • Avg Cost (per session): $120 - $250
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • Medicare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: International Society of Schema Therapy / Certified Advanced: US000537
  • Certificate Date: 2014
  • Certificate: NASW / Clinical Supervisor
  • Certificate Date: 2016


  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression


  • ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Infidelity
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Gottman Method
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Schema Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group


  • Video Counseling
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2017
Josh Kates, LCSW, LCSW, ACSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Flemington

Josh Kates, LCSW

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, ACSW