About Us

Mecca Cerny, LCSW

Mecca Cerny, LCSW

Personal Statement

“I am an experienced therapist and have witnessed the healing journeys of hundreds of clients and understand my role in the healing process. I am here to provide you with a compassionate ear that gives you the courage to express your deepest vulnerabilities. Once you feel known and understood, I will guide you in the development of healthy coping strategies. I look forward to being your therapist and witnessing your healing journey during our time together.”

Mecca Cerny, LCSW Professional Background


  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Certified Clinical Supervisor
  • Masters in Social Work, New York University, NYC, NY
  • Addictions Counseling Certificate, Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ

Relevant Work Experience/History

  • Clinician, Elderology, Metuchen, NJ
  • Clinical Supervisor, Oaks Integrated Care, Montclair, NJ
  • Clinician, JBWS, Morristown, NJ


  • Individual & Family Treatment
  • Adolescents/Teenagers (11 to 17)
  • Adults (18 to 75)

Presenting Difficulties

  • Depression (Major Depression, Dysthymia, Bi-Polar Disorder)
  • Anxiety (Social Anxiety, General Anxiety)
  • Substance Abuse Disorders
  • Life Stressors (Family, Academic/Learning, Social, Employment, and Developmental Problems)
  • PTSD, Trauma, and Abuse
  • Grief and Loss

Treatment Philosophy

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Supplemental Therapies

  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered Approach
  • Trauma Informed

Please note that our therapists are independent contractors and not employees of Strength for Change, LLC. Each therapist is independently licensed and insured and takes sole responsibility for his or her clients and the quality of care provided.

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