Mental Health and Substance Use Treatment in Fair Lawn, NJ
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Meet The Counseling Center at Fair Lawn Fair Lawn Staff

Our skilled professionals are the guiding light behind The Counseling Center at Fair Lawn. Every one of our leaders and staff is honored to serve the Fair Lawn area by offering worthwhile addiction and mental health treatment.

Alicia Jennings Executive Director at The Counseling Center
Alicia Jennings, MSW, LCSW, CCSWS, DRCC
Executive Director
Executive Director, Alicia Jennings, started her career as a social worker with a passion for treating psychiatric and mental health disorders. Alicia earned a bachelor’s degree in social work from Ramapo College and a master’s degree in Social Work from Rutgers University.
Femy Garcia - MSW, LSW, is the Assistant Clinical Director at The Counseling Center
Femy Garcia, MSW, LSW
Clinical Director
Femy is a licensed social worker (LSW) and counselor with over a decade of experience providing therapy to adults and high-risk adolescents. Femy's educational background includes an MA in Educational Psychology from Montclair State University and an MSW from Rutgers University. 
Christopher Rienas, Psychiatrist, M.D.

Dr. Christopher Rienas brings a wealth of experience and expertise to his role as a Medical Director at Praesum Healthcare. Double board-certified in both Addiction Psychiatry and General Psychiatry, Dr. Rienas continues to elevate our programs treating substance use and mental health disorders with his deep understanding of addiction and psychiatry.

Stephen Cook Head Shot
Stephen Cooke
Born in Stratford-upon-Avon, England, Stephen Cooke brings over a decade of experience in international and American healthcare communications to Praesum. A prolific writer and published author, Stephen has dedicated his career to promoting health and recovery across various organizations.

Our Management Team: Emphasizing The Individual

We realize exceptional care begins at the top. The leadership team at The Counseling Center at Fair Lawn in Fair Lawn strives to instill our passion for individualized care into everything we do. Our objectives and initiatives are directed by our collective vision that no ask for help goes unanswered and that we are able to give strength to people, loved ones, and communities by providing dignified, evidence-based addiction recovery treatment.

Our Skilled Staff: Helping You Meet Recovery Objectives

At The Counseling Center at Fair Lawn, we want to help you conquer addiction and achieve a healthier, more fulfilling way of living. Our staff of therapists and doctors will closely collaborate with you to attend to your substance use recovery and mental health concerns, developing positive relationships and giving you individualized care to support your unique journey. Our administrative team is always available to respond to any questions you might have, and we encourage open discourse to make sure you receive the best possible care. We hold the belief that by treating you as an individual and considering your goals and dreams, we may help you craft a more promising future for yourself.

Allow Our Team In Fair Lawn To Assist You

Don’t try to tackle addiction or mental illness by yourself. Help can be found now when you call 201-389-5326 or complete the following form. A member of our team will answer in a prompt fashion and help you obtain the support you deserve. We are here for you at any hour, 7 days a week.