Sydney Tuzzo, LAC, NCC

Sydney Tuzzo

Sydney Tuzzo, LAC, NCC

Village Court – Hazlet Office / Telehealth

SCHOOL BACKGROUND

Sydney completed her undergraduate education at Georgian Court University and continued her education there to attain a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She completed her post-graduate training at Integrated Care Concepts and trained under live-supervision in a client-centered approach with a focus on mind-body healing practices with a diverse population.

LIST EXPERIENCE

Sydney has experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families using various theoretical models and techniques. Sydney draws from diverse theoretical orientations in her clinical work including DBT, CBT, and Polyvagal. She is experienced in working with a broad range of presenting problems, including counseling for LGBTQ individuals and their families, counseling for adults and children affected by trauma, single- parent and divorced families, as well as children, teens, and adults struggling with depression, anxiety, and self-harm.

 

 

Areas Treated:

  • Anxiety
  • OCD
  • Depression
  • Panic Disorder
  • Trauma-related disorders
  • Stress Management
  • LGBTQ
  • Families
  • Children and Adolescents
  • Chronic Pain
  • Social Justice

 

Sydney’s Specialty Areas

Family Therapy

Sydney has experience working with families in an outpatient setting during her training under live-supervision.

Mindfulness and Cognitive Behavior Therapy

Sydney uses various mindfulness and body-awareness techniques to increase life satisfaction measures and decrease any symptoms of anxiety and depression. She integrates principles of cognitive behavior therapy with various mindfulness techniques to bridge mind and body awareness.

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Sydney uses various DBT skills that focus on improving skills in areas including mindfulness, distress tolerance, interpersonal effectiveness and emotion regulation. These skills can be useful in navigating mood disorders, personality disorders and interpersonal issues.

Training and Certifications

Sydney has completed training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.