During more than 30 years of practice, Dr. Dorf has helped many individuals lead happier, more productive lives.  She is committed to helping others reach their full potential in her private psychotherapy practice.

Dr. Dorf has a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology and is a Supervisor of Psychotherapy for the William Alanson White Institute for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy.  She is also on the faculty of the Center for Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis of New Jersey (CPPNJ), teaching in both the program in Psychoanalysis and in the NJ Couples Therapy Training.  Dr. Dorf works with adults who have various challenges in living including, but not exclusive to: mood disorders, anxiety, marital and relationship issues, vocational stresses,  and concerns of the elderly.

Dr. Dorf believes that honesty, integrity, and a healthy perspective are essential components of life. If you would like to schedule a consultation, please call (862) 250-0126.


Meryl Dorf, Ph.D.

155 Prospect Avenue

Suite 203

West Orange, NJ



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Meryl W. Dorf, Ph.D.

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Dr. Dorf is not on panels for insurance.  However, with out-of-network benefits, you will be eligible for reimbursement according to your policy.

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