Samantha Wurst, MA, LPC, CCATP, CMIP
Clinician and Practice Manager
Sam is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of New Jersey, as well as a Clinically Certified Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP), and Certified Mindfulness-Informed Professional (CMIP). She earned her Master’s degree in Forensic Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology and her Bachelor’s degree from Stockton University. Sam has been working with children, teens, and adults for over 6 years, assisting them in managing overwhelming thoughts and feelings.
Sam uses a flexible approach to therapy, incorporating evidence-based therapeutic strategies that are tailored to the individual. Sam pulls from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and mindfulness to help clients gain insight into life stressors and find better ways to manage their experienced emotions. She also incorporates humor into many of her sessions as she believes laughter is important to the healing process.
Sam is committed to working alongside her clients as a partner in their journey towards well-being and living a fulfilling life. Sam is often described by clients as approachable and non-judgemental. She values diversity and sees everyone as a unique individual, adapting her therapeutic approach to best fit each and every client. Sam is LGBTQAI+ affirming and welcomes any client seeking an inclusive environment to feel safe and fully themselves.
Sam resides in South Jersey with her family and pets. She enjoys spending her down time at live music events, the beach, or cooking with her family. In addition to seeing clients at our practice, Sam is part of our leadership team and acts as Practice Manager.
Samantha sees clients ranging in age from late adolescence to middle adulthood