Maria Sikoutris Di Iorio, MA, EdS, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Scotch Plains
We specialize in Marriage and Family Therapy and treat couples and individuals. Our systemic family approach oftentimes includes all family members. Marriage therapy focuses on the conflicts and disagreements between two people. The difference between a happily married couple or unhappy couple frequently involves the interests and needs of each individual. Happily married couples understand their own and partners emotional triggers that contribute to unnecessary anxiety, frustration and resentment in relationships. Happily married couples are characterized by respect, affection, and empathy. They pay close attention to what's happening in each other's life and they feel emotionally connected.
I am a licensed professional counselor with a Master's in Marriage and Family therapy & Post Master's, Educational Specialist. In addition, I have studied under the direction of Dr. Monica McGoldrick and received a two year certification and continue my affiliation at the Institute with Dr. Monica McGoldrick,& Nydia Preto, LCSW
We offer marriage, individual and family therapy. We provide self esteem groups or individual therapy for adults,children and adolescents. We work with a team of professionals and are available day, evening & weekend hours. You can be sure that we will respond to you within a 24 hour time frame.
Call or Email Maria Sikoutris Di Iorio for a free phone consultation now - (908) 977-6225

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 10 Years
  • School: Seton Hall University
  • License No. and State: 37PC00356200 New Jersey

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $140 - $150
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealthcare
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Maria Sikoutris Di Iorio's Groups

Relationship Issues

We're not always conscious of our attraction to someone. It often acts like a magnet, drawing us together as if by external force. Feelings of attraction are both physical and psychological, and they arise from deep unconscious sources we can't directly control. Sexual relationships begin with attraction, some of them lead to attachment, and many of them generate affection. But this sequence doesn't happen automatically. Being able to tell the difference between attraction and affection is important. We will address issues of attachment,attraction and "falling in love".

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Endometriosis Support Group

Endometriosis is a common gynecological condition particularly among women of childbearing age, affecting an estimated 10 to 20 percent of American women (or about 5 million women) in this age group. Endometriosis can be a debilitating disease for some women who experience ongoing pain. It is also a factor in infertility, with about 25 percent of women with endometriosis experiencing difficulty in conceiving a child. Our support group offers emotional and practical support as well as an exchange of information. It is a place where people can share medical information and get confirmation that their feelings are "normal". May 26@6pm

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Self Esteem Workshop

In this workshop you will learn: The characteristics of healthy and unhealthy self esteem;How your inner voice contributes to your self esteem; Why you say "yes" when you really mean to say "no"; How people use food, alcohol and drugs to mask how they really feel and what this does to self esteem; and, How you can restore your sense of self esteem and the steps that must be taken to achieve this. Please call for further information.

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Specialties

  • Marriage and Family Counseling
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues

Issues

  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Pain
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Sex Therapy
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Greek

Age

  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories

  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 09 Feb 2017
Maria Sikoutris Di Iorio, MA, EdS, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Scotch Plains

Maria Sikoutris Di Iorio

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, EdS, LPC