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About Us!

John J. Healy- CEO

Kathleen B. Healy, M.A. LCADC, LAC, ICGC-I, NCC 

I have been with Healy Counseling Associates for the past 15 years, working my way up in the operations. I wear many hats here at HCA and have a passion for doing what is right for all my clients needs. I graduated from Kean University in May 2019  with my Masters in School Counseling, and eligible to work toward my License as an Professional Counselor.

Patricia A. Healy, M.A., LPC, LCADC, ICGC-II, ACS, CCS 

Patricia Healy began her professional life in Middletown's Youth Services/Boys Club. She graduated from Kean University with a Master's degree and soon found herself working with youth and families battling addiction and mental health issues. Patti went to learn all she could about addiction and the family and became certified in 1970's. She continues to this day consulting with others involved in addiction and mental health issues. Patti has led the way for others to become increasingly knowledgeable about gambling disorders and has mentored/supervised other professionals. Ms. Healy considered it a privilege that clients share their moments with her.

Bernadette Brewer, LCADC, ICGC-I 

Bernadette Brewer worked in the addictions field for 40 years. She has been employed as a counselor at both inpatient and outpatient facilities. She coordinated the Ocean County IDRC program from 1988 to 2007, dealing with DUI offenders. She is working with those struggling with additions and their family members.

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