Counselor for children and adolescents, Individual Adult Psychotherapist, Inclusive Therapists Member, Bergen County LGBTQ+ Alliance Committee Member, Certified Children and Adolescent Trauma Professional.
Mia Stephanie Howard is a Licensed Social Worker, earning her MSW from Fordham Graduate School of Social Services in New York City in 2008. She has been working as a Social Worker and Clinician since graduating from Fordham, helping people of all ages in hospitals, schools, and mental health organizations. Mia is a person centered therapist and a relational psychoanalyst. Mia integrates her advanced trainings in Art Therapy, Mindfulness Training, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, Emotional Freedom Technique, and Yoga Therapy. Mia creates a safe space and meets people’s individual needs. Mia is an active listener, and a compassionate therapist.
Mia is also a certified teacher, having a MS Ed. from Bank Street College of Education. Mia taught children for over 20 years, as a Head Teacher, Staff Developer and Assistant Principal before becoming a Psychotherapist. Mia holds a Masters in Clinical Psychology from Adelphi University Graduate School of Psychology. Mia is also a Certified Yoga Therapist from Pure Yoga in New York City. Mia graduated from Barnard College of Columbia University, earning her BA in English and Theater.
Mia works with Adults of all ages, as well as with children and families. Please feel free to call her and leave a message for more information about her work, and how she can support your growth.