Family therapy (also called family counseling) can make all the difference for families locked into unhealthy roles and patterns. It can improve family dynamics and communication, reduce conflict, and transform dysfunction and tension into support, laughter, and love.

At Summit Psychological Services (SPS), families can get the help they need. Many of our therapists are experts in the following issues that often affect families. Please keep in mind that this is not a complete list. If your family needs help with an issue you don’t see here, don’t hesitate to call us.

  • Marital problems

  • Divorce; custody issues

  • Remarriage; blended families

  • Adoption

  • Death; bereavement

  • Illness; disability

  • Job loss

  • Financial problems

  • School problems

  • Emotional and verbal mistreatment

  • Physical abuse

  • Sexual abuse

  • Neglect

  • Communication problems

  • Conflict

  • Anger

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Impact of addictions and substance abuse

  • Eating disorders; weight management; compulsive overeating

  • Relocation


SPS offers these methods of helping families:


(908) 273 5558

482 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901
94 Valley Road, Montclair, NJ 07042

©2019 - 2020  by Summit Psychological Services, PA
Disclaimer: This website is a publication of Summit Psychological Services, P.A. It is not intended to be a substitute for the advice, diagnosis, or treatment provided by a licensed mental health professional. Summit Psychological Services, P.A., makes every effort to ensure the accuracy and reliability of the information on this website. However, we make no warranty, guarantee, or promise, express or implied, concerning content. Those wishing to confirm content must contact the Directors of Summit Psychological Services, P.A. Links to external websites are provided as a convenience and for informational purposes only; they do not imply our endorsement of the links' contents.