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Vasudev “Vasu” N. Dixit, PhD

Licensed Psychologist

NJ License #5603

Specializations and Expertise: 
  • Adult (individual) therapy; adolescent therapy; group therapy
  • Challenges related to education, relationships, and family; acute and chronic stress; anxiety; trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD); depression; negative emotions; loss and grief; alcohol and substance abuse
  • Integrative approach including mindfulness-based interventions; exposure-based interventions; cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT); psychodynamic therapy; dialectical behavior therapy (DBT); existential-humanistic approaches 

“Dr. Vasu” has enjoyed working with families, adolescents, college students, adults, and veterans in residential, inpatient, and outpatient settings. He believes change begins within a genuine relationship in which life stories can be mindfully explored and understood with intentionality and purpose. As our stories take shape, our choices become clear: to accept, to draw a new interpretation, or to change how we live life. Exercising these options often empowers us to become the writers of our own life story. To facilitate this process, Dr. Vasu works holistically, using mindfulness-based techniques to help integrate emotional, cognitive, and bodily sensations with moment-to-moment experiences.

Education: 

PhD in Counseling Psychology, Seton Hall University
MA in Counseling, Fairleigh Dickinson University
BA, The College of New Jersey 

Contact: 
908-273-5558 ext 127

“I offer a space in which change happens through a genuine, transparent, healing relationship. My experience with mindfulness-based techniques has helped clients develop spiritual awareness, tapping into their innate wisdom to reveal new directions. They learn to understand stress, thrive amid challenges, and grow.” 

482 Springfield Avenue
Summit
NJ
07901
P: (908) 273-5558
F: (908) 273-3355
94 Valley Road
Montclair
NJ
07042
P: (973) 857-8857
F: (908) 273-3355

Summit Psychological Services, P.A.
Jeffrey S. Kahn, PhD, CGP, DABPS, Managing Director
Alison W. Johnson, PsyD, Director