Dr. Stephen Oreski, LCSW
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Dr. Stephen Oreski, LCSW
I integrate complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each of my clients. Utilizing compassion and understanding, I work closely with each client to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Dr. Stephen Oreski is an esteemed psychotherapist specializing in trauma treatment, dedicating his practice to helping individuals, couples, and families navigate the most challenging situations. With an impressive track record of over twenty years, Dr. Oreski is deeply committed to guiding his clients through their pain and transforming their experiences into catalysts for self-awareness and personal growth.
In his therapeutic approach, Dr. Oreski embraces a collaborative style that fosters a safe and non-judgmental environment. His warm demeanor, good humor, and open-mindedness create a space where clients can freely explore, understand, and transcend their presenting problems. He recognizes that each individual is unique, and through his compassionate guidance, he supports them in achieving their goals and living more fulfilling lives.
Dr. Oreski possesses extensive experience in counseling individuals facing anxiety, depression, addiction, and other challenges in both inpatient and outpatient settings. His expertise lies in working with male survivors of sexual violence and childhood abuse, demonstrating his profound commitment to helping those who have endured traumatic experiences. Utilizing cutting-edge techniques and a wealth of empathy, Dr. Oreski assists his clients in overcoming their past traumas, empowering them to live healthier and more productive lives.
Beyond his clinical practice, Dr. Oreski has actively contributed to social movements, policy development, advocacy, and community organization. His role as the Program Development Coordinator for the New Jersey Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NJCASA) exemplifies his dedication to creating positive change. Collaborating with state and local program professionals and government agencies, he played a pivotal role in planning and developing statewide policies and initiatives. Dr. Oreski also facilitated training with the New Jersey Division of Criminal Justice, ensuring standard best practices and optimal service provision for sexual violence programs throughout the state.
Dr. Oreski’s involvement extends to various influential bodies, including the New Jersey Governor’s Council Against Sexual Violence, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Trauma Group, and The NASW-NJ Continuing Education Committee. He shares his knowledge and expertise by supervising and consulting organizations, non-profits, and other clinicians seeking to enhance their clinical skills.
In addition to his remarkable professional contributions, Dr. Oreski has also made significant academic contributions. He is a contributor to the Encyclopedia of Sexual Violence and Abuse, and his case studies have been published in The Social Work and Sexual Trauma Casebook. Furthermore, Dr. Oreski has been featured in reputable publications such as the Bergen Record, Asbury Park Press, the Newark Star-Ledger, The Press of Atlantic City, and NJ.Com. He has also been sought after by both local and national media outlets to provide insight into the effects of trauma on individuals and society.
Dr. Stephen Oreski’s wealth of experience, compassionate approach, and dedication to advancing the field of trauma therapy make him an invaluable resource for those seeking healing and growth. With his guidance, clients can find the strength to overcome their past, reclaim their lives, and embark on a journey toward a brighter future.