Diane Alexy Sosa
Zencare Vetted

Diane Alexy Sosa

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC National Certified Counselor, NCC Master of Arts, MA
New Jersey Waitlist Online
Edgewater Not Accepting In-person
Updated October 27, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Self-esteem
  • College student mental health
  • Women's issues
  • Life coaching

Professional statement

Diane Sosa is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Life Coach in New Jersey. She has experience working with children, adolescents, young adult and adults with a wide variety of behavioral, emotional, and mental health challenges, including anxiety, depression, and issues around self-esteem.

Diane focuses on providing a safe, non-judgmental and confidential space where clients are able to discuss the challenges they're facing. Clients will find an inviting space to focus on their individual needs, as well as to build on existing strengths so they can more effectively cope with life's ups and downs.

Diane has a passion for helping people live well, and is thrilled to help clients navigate their journey with therapy. Warm, compassionate, and engaging, Diane is here to help you develop the strategies and tools you need to succeed. She looks forward to meeting you!


Message to clients

Whether you are going through a difficult life transition, having some anxiety, or simply need someone to talk to, we are here for you. Our goal is to support you in improving your quality of life. With our backgrounds in psychological counseling, we also strongly believe in the power of compassion and a genuine, caring approach. We strive to make your therapy experience comfortable, engaging, and, most of all, effective for you.

Let’s get you started on getting you to live like your best self!


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect

College student mental health - Specialized strategies for common issues of young adulthood, including school and career stressors, support around healthy relationships, existential concerns, drug or alcohol issues, eating disorders, and anxiety and/or depression

Women's issues - Expertise in working with adult women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges and promote physical and mental health

Life coaching - Identifying intentions and implementing strategies to build resilience and work towards one’s personal, health, or career goals




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Diane Sosa is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $150 (45-50min)
  • Initial session: $180 (60min)
  • Longer ongoing sessions: $175 (60min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

Edgewater practice
115 River Road, Suite 118, Edgewater, New Jersey 07020
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9:30am-5:00pm
  • Tue 9:30am-5:00pm
  • Wed 9:00am-6:00pm
  • Thu 9:30am-7:00pm
  • Fri 9:30am-3:00pm
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Online Sessions (New Jersey)
Accepting new clients with a 2 - 3 week wait online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Closed
  • Tue 8am-9am, 5pm-8pm
  • Wed Closed
  • Thu 5:30am-8:00pm
  • Fri 8:30am-3:00pm
  • Sat 8am-3pm
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Private Practice, Therapist and consultant, 2013 - Present
Stevens Institute of Technology, Psychological Counselor, 2018 - Present
Fairleigh Dickinson University, Psychology Professor, 2017 - Present
North Hudson Community Action Corporation, 2013 - 2018
Clinical Mental Health and Addictive Services Department, Licensed Counselor

New York University, MA, Counseling for Mental Health and Wellness, 2015


Languages

English

Spanish


Client testimonials

"The consultation went really well - Diane was incredibly warm, inviting, and able to make changes to accomodate our schedules."
- Zencare client • May 2021