Nefray  Searight

Nefray Searight

Licensed Associate Counselor, LAC Practice: Online Virtual Counselors
New Jersey Accepting Online
Updated August 10, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Couples counseling
  • Family issues
  • Premarital counseling
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders

Professional statement

Nefray Searight is a Licensed Associate Counselor working with the Virtual Counselors. Nefray completed her undergraduate degree at Rutgers University and obtained a master’s degree from Liberty University in Marriage and Family Therapy. She has experience in outpatient and in-home settings, specifically working with children and families with the goal of family stabilization.

Nefray has worked with adults, children, couples and families helping them with issues of trauma, depression, adjustment disorders, self-esteem, anxiety, and relationship difficulties. Nefray specializes in working with married couples where she takes a collaborative approach in working with relationship issues, communication, anger, conflict in marriage, infidelity, forgiveness and reconciliation, money and finances, parenting, loss, addiction and stress management. Nefray works together with her clients to develop Intervention strategies through a broad range of therapeutic approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy.

Nefray particularly enjoy working with women as it relates to postpartum issues. She works with her clients to help decrease the stress of everyday life, encourages them to find personal time for self-care, and places emphasis on family support. When meeting with Nefray, she will listen carefully and provide effective coping skills and strategies to help her clients adjust to this new major transition to parenthood.  Nefray provide an empathetic, genuine, non-judgmental and safe environment for her clients. Her goal in working with her clients is to explore difficulties, improve symptoms and enrich overall mental health.


Message to clients

I provide an empathetic, genuine, non-judgmental and safe environment for my clients. My approach is to listen, understand your story and together identify and work towards meeting your goals. I provide my clients support, psychoeducation, stress management and explore lifestyle behaviors and thought patterns to identify those problem areas. I am here to help you get to where you want to go, and will provide you with the tools that you need to get there. I look forward to the opportunity to walk alongside you and to help you feel better, so you can live the life that you deserve.


Specialties

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

Premarital counseling - Providing a safe and neutral environment for couples to explore expectations and prepare for the rewards and challenges of marriage

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

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

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • United Healthcare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • Optum

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $150 (50min)
  • Initial session: $175 (60min)
  • Couples sessions: $175 (60min)
  • Group sessions: $75 (60min)
  • Family 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
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Every other week

Location(s)

Online Sessions (New Jersey)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 7am - 7pm
  • Tue 7am - 7pm
  • Wed 7am - 7pm
  • Thu 7am - 7pm
  • Fri 7am - 7pm
  • Sat 7am - 12pm
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 4 years

Circle of Friends Family Services, Mental Health Therapist, 2017 - 2017
Life Work and Soulutions, Graduate Intern, 2016 - 2016
2 Strive, LLC, Mental Health Counselor Intern, 2015 - 2015
Caribbean Community Connection of Orlando, Therapist, 2015 - 2015

Liberty University, Marriage and Family Therapy, 2017


Licensure

New Jersey: 37AC00588000


Languages

English