Donna Kennedy, LCSW, LCADC
(908) 400-8843

re: therapy is re-imagining therapy.
We are a synergistic health and wellness center, supporting and emphasizing the inseparable mind-body connection.

re: therapy incorporates Lifestyle medicine principles, to prioritize and support the overall health and wellness goals of our clients. Partnering with experienced and well-respected Health Professionals in various disciplines, re: therapy is proud to include and offer education and resources on cutting-edge nutritional and physical interventions.

re: therapy invites clients who are looking for empowerment and positive change in their lives. Through difficult life transitions, challenging relationships or situations, mental health and/or alcohol/substance abuse issues, re: therapy provides experienced and compassionate support to help clients visualize and realize their potential.

We are located in lovely downtown Westfield, steps away from the North Avenue train station. We provide compassionate and nonjudgmental counseling for individual, couples, and families in a comfortable space much like your living room, with a focus on and vision for helping clients experience increased personal growth and realized potential, improving their personal and professional relationships and strengthening and enriching healthy connections with others.


Welcome to my practice. I'm so glad you're here!
As a therapist my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating.
While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together
to better understand and resolve challenges in your life.
By applying complementary therapy approaches and techniques,
we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions
that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
provides a warm, compassionate environment in which to share 
and move toward increased balance and potential,
 in a peaceful, comfortable and inviting setting, much like being in your own living room.

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If your goal is to improve communication within family or personal relationships
 we will work collaboratively to identify problems & solutions for effective communication. 
I am Level 3 Trained in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and use Gottman 
Method Couples Therapy, the most well-researched couples therapy 
that combines the knowledge and discernment 
of four decades of research and clinical practice. 
Through research-based interventions and specific exercises, 
couples learn how to break through barriers and achieve a greater understanding,
 connection, and intimacy in their relationships through an emotionally-focused approach 
that helps couples to discover shared fondness, admiration and meaning.
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If life transitions are causing distress, we can work together to 
help realize improved self-awareness, self-motivation and creativity 
to attain a life of peaceful balance and overall well-being and satisfaction.

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Issues with addiction, dual-diagnosis and codependency: 
I am experienced and highly skilled in inpatient & outpatient substance abuse 
and psychiatric settings and will work with you to establish 
healthy, effective coping skills for achieving and maintaining a 
meaningful and lasting life of recovery. 
Through compassionate listening my goal is to 
build a trusting relationship in a safe space 
wherein empowerment is attainable. 
As each individual is unique, I utilize blends of various therapeutic 
techniques based on your specific intentions. We will begin with an interview to identify
 goals & expectations to determine next steps.

"What you put your intention on grows strong in your life"
 ~ Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.

Today you are one step closer to a new you where you feel empowered and on a positive path to growth and well-being.

If you're looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging situation 
or you're just ready to move in a new direction in your life, 
 look forward to working with you to achieve your goals.

Please call or email me for consultation today. 
I sincerely look forward to connecting with you!

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