Meet Our Team


Nicholas Strouse, LCSWNicholas Strouse, LCSW

Prior to founding Westport Family Counseling, Director, Nicholas Strouse studied and worked with treatment teams at several major hospitals, including Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, the New York State Psychiatric Institute, and Silver Hill Hospital.
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Vera Muller-Paisner, LCSW

Vera Muller-Paisner, LCSWVera Muller-Paisner

Vera Muller-Paisner, LCSW has spent the last 20 years studying the chronicity and transmission of trauma. She is certified in EMDR, and specializes in processing cognitive emotive difficulties that cause “flashbacks”, problems at work, and interference with relationships.
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As a Licensed Marriage and Family therapist, Carolyn Yates, M.A., LMFT has a wide range of clinical experiences in both inpatient and outpatient settings working with children and adults, alike. She uses a multi-modality approach to working with individualsfamilies and couples, and treats mood disorders, such as anxiety and depression, as well as behavioral and social difficulties.
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Eve Hornstein, LMFT specializes in working with couples and families, including issues such as child behavioral issues, co-parenting through divorce, blended family issues, infidelity and relationship distress. When working with children and adolescents, Eve focuses on healthy emotional, social and behavioral development.
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Loredana Trandu, LPC, NASMLoredana Trandu

Loredana Trandu, MA, NCC, LPC is a licensed psychotherapist, yoga teacher and practitioner. She combines her knowledge of mind and body in individual therapy as well as to facilitate meditation and stress management groups.
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Vicki Kobliner, MS, RDNVicki Kobliner

Vicki Kobliner is a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist with years of expertise in applying a functional approach to nutrition. She develops individualized plans for clients which are designed to promote wellness, prevent disease and rebalance underlying nutritional impairments.
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