Brightside Family Services (Michael Loupis Counseling LLC)

(973) 315-4626

Brightside Family Services (Michael Loupis Counseling LLC)

Brightside Family Services (in Cyber as Michael Loupis Counseling LLC) is an Intensive In-Community Services provider with the Division of Children's System of Care (CSOC). Services are provided to youth with behavioral health needs and are designed to help maintain children in the least restrictive setting and to preserve their home environment.

When a crisis hits an individual, selecting a diverse counseling team that is prepared, reliable, and easy to access is the most important step in mental health management. The Brightside team uses a family systems approach.

General Service Categories

  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Parent Training
  • BPS Strengths and Needs Assessment
  • Substance Abuse Evaluation

Identity Issues

  • Immigration + Acculturation Challenges
  • Adoption
  • Foster Care

Developmental Needs

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
  • Communication Disorders
  • Special Needs
  • Learning Disabilities

Mental Health

  • Anxiety
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
  • Depression (Major Clinical)
  • Depression (General)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Antisocial Personality Disorder (APD)
  • Schizophrenia


  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Anger Management
  • General Attachment Disorder
  • Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD)

Life Hardships

  • Stress
  • Self-Esteem
  • Grief/Loss
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Academic/Grades
  • Truancy
  • Teen Pregnancy
  • Post-School Transition

Self-Injurious Behavior

  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Substance Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Cutting

Family Conflict

  • Divorce
  • Parent-Child Conflict
  • Sibling Conflict
  • Parent Conflict
  • General Family Dynamics
  • Domestic Abuse/Assault/Violence
  • Child Abuse/Neglect


  • Sexual Abuse
  • Runaway
  • Homelessness
  • Gang Prevention
  • Emergency Preparedness

Peer Conflict

  • Bullying
  • Harassment
  • School Conflict


  • Sexual Offending

Modalities Utilized

About The Owner (Michael Loupis Counseling LLC)
Michael is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Alcohol Drug Counselor (LCADC), Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS), and National Certified Counselor (NCC). He has worked in the mental health field for over nine years with prior experience in residential, intensive outpatient programs, private practice, and in-home therapy. Michael also works in a New Jersey public high school as a Student Assistance Counselor (SAC) and Anti-Bullying Specialist. In addition, he is an adjunct professor at Kean University teaching practicum and Drug & Alcohol courses to graduate-level counselor education students.

Michael takes a family systems approach and works with his counselors to do the same. Our dedicated team of clinicians is committed to recognizing diversity in all of its forms and working with all families in ways that are sensitive to their specific needs.

Current Active MOU
  • Bergen CMO
  • Camden County Partnership for Children
  • Caring Partners of Morris & Sussex
  • Circle of Care for Families and Children (Passaic)
  • Coordinated Family Care (Middlesex)
  • Families and Community Together (Union)
  • Monmouth Cares
  • Partnership for Children of Essex
  • Tri-County CMO
Age Groups
  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
Community Services
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Crisis / Safety
Intellectual and Developmental Needs
Treatment Services
In-Community Services
Outpatient Services
Treatment Settings
  • Home
  • In Community
  • Telehealth
Payment Options
  • Private / Commercial Insurance
  • Self Pay
  • Sliding Scale / Payment Plans
  • System of Care (CSOCI Medicaid / FlexFunds)
Language Spoken
  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Creole
  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Turkish
Areas Served
  • Bergen County
  • Burlington County
  • Camden County
  • Cumberland County
  • Essex County
  • Gloucester County
  • Hudson County
  • Hunterdon County
  • Middlesex County
  • Monmouth County
  • Morris County
  • Passaic County
  • Salem County
  • Somerset County
  • Sussex County
  • Union County
  • Warren County

Last Updated: 03/25/24