Offices in  Clifton and Jersey City

(800) 681-3114

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Dr. Lidia D. Abrams, PhD, is a licensed psychologist in New Jersey  and New York, with 20 years of experience providing psychological services.  She has co-authored two books in psychology, including a textbook on Personality Theories.  She is a Fellow and Supervisor at the Albert Ellis Institute.  She has been board certified as a prescribing psychologist, with experience in making medication recommendations.  She has offices in Clifton and Jersey City.

Individual, Couples’ and Family Psychotherapy:

Dr. Abrams practices Rational Emotive-Behavioral and Cognitive Behavioral psychotherapy. She has a great deal of experience and expertise treating symptoms of


Mood Disorders
Personality Disorders
Chronic Anger
Relationship Difficulties
Other problems of living

Dr. Abrams has consulted to and provided services for the New Jersey Division of Youth and Family  Services, The New Jersey Office of Parental Representation,  the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and the Division of Family Services.  Dr. Abrams has been certified as an Expert Witness in Family Court.  She has successfully testified in court numerous times regarding client’s custody and visitation rights. 

Psychological testing and Evaluations for clinical and forensic purposes including:

Disability Cases
Worker’s Compensation
Divorce, Custody, and Visitation
DYFS Cases

Books Co-authored by Dr. Abrams

                                                      Book on Eating and its Disorders

Textbook on Personality


Dr. Abrams is a Fellow and Certified Supervisor of the Albert Ellis Institute and co-authored two books with Dr. Albert Ellis.  She is the Executive Director of the Resolve Community Counseling Center of Scotch Plains.  (See

Dr. Abrams is fluent in Hungarian and Romanian.

CONTACT: Email  or Call (800) 681-3114