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Kristen M Paustian, LPC

Fairfield, NJ

"I enjoy working with individuals and helping them to face their challenges, remove their blocks and navigate life transitions, so they can lead their most passionate and fulfilling lives."


I have worked with individuals to help them overcome feelings of depression and anxiety, substance use and addiction problems, as well as helped couples learn better communication and become more connected.

I use a variety of techniques including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Person-centered Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Informed Care to provide balanced care to my clients.


Addiction, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar, Borderline Personality, Codependency, Coping Skills, Depression, Domestic Abuse, Drug Abuse, Dual Diagnosis, Emotional Disturbance, Family Conflict, Gambling, Greif, Infidelity, Life Transitions, Marital and Premarital, OCD, Parenting, Relationship Issues, Self-Harming, Self Esteem, Stress, Substance Use/Abuse, Suicidal Ideation, Trauma and PTSD