Joyce S. DeCesare, M.S., 6thYr., LPC, of Waterbury, has been awarded member status and the prestigious designation of Board Certified Professional Counselor, BCPC, by the American Board of Professional Counselors. The ABPC, established by the American Psychotherapy Association, is the nation’s leading organization to promote and support the profession of counseling

Earning an appointment to the ABPC demonstrates true dedication to the profession of counseling and a willingness to devote time and energy to advancing the field.

DeCesare is a Licensed Professional Counselor practicing in Middlebury, where she has maintained an office for 13 years.  Prior to retiring from Education as a high school counselor and establishing her counseling practice, DeCesare was Chairperson of the Guidance Department at Crosby High School for six years. One of the hallmarks of her previous work that she brings to her counseling practice for children, adolescents and adults is her commitment to higher and advanced education.