Gabriela Nieves MSW MA Rutgers University RSWI
license # ISW 11293

Gabriela brings a unique background to her practice as a therapist with over 20 years of experience providing psychological first aid to clients by empowering and uplifting those who were too stressed during the worst of times. As a retired law enforcement officer and FBI trained crisis negotiator, she is skilled in the use of active listening to de-escalate crisis situations. Gabriela has worked extensively with victims of sex crimes, domestic violence, as well as human trafficked juveniles and adults.

Her areas of interest are individual and couples’ counseling, anxiety, depression, trauma, self esteem issues, women’s issues, anger management, caregiver concerns, navigating a hostile work environment and therapy with law enforcement couples. She is fully bilingual in English and Spanish and is proficient in Greek.