Our Mission

Caring Connections Counseling Services is dedicated to promoting mental health and wellness among children, families, and communities in the Atlantic County, New Jersey area. We provide counseling, mentoring, and psychotherapeutic services to adults, adolescents, and young children. In addition to meeting the needs of our community with home, outpatient, and mental health consultation services, we offer  clinical consultation and diversity training services to promote culturally sensitive practices and treatment.

Our Services

Individualized Psychotherapy

Family Counseling

Group Therapy

Clinical Supervision

Trauma Informed Therapy

Biopsychosocial Assessments

In Home Community Services

Clinical Case Consultation

Diversity Training in schools and mental health agencies

Tanoa Bettis, LCSW, MSW, CSSW

Founder, Lead Therapist

A Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Masters of Social Work from Rutgers University, Tanoa Bettis has spent the last decade providing counseling, mentoring,  and therapeutic services to adults, adolescents and young children. As owner, founder, and lead therapist of Caring Connections Services LLC., Tanoa brings experience and expertise in a wide range of mental health services, including substance abuse and co morbid occurrence referral services, family functional therapy, psychotherapeutic and behavioral modification services, and culturally sensitive practices. In addition to her work with Caring Connection Services, Tanoa works full-time as a mental health clinician for The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Tanoa is deeply engaged in advancing the field of Social Work and mental health to meet the needs of her community. She is a member of Phi Alpha Social Work Honor Society, Gamma Phi Delta Working Women of Business sorority, and Alpha Gamma Nu Chapter of Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey where she serves as the second vice president and scholarship chair. Tanoa is also a proud member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated. Most recently, Tanoa is working to charter a South Jersey Chapter of the National Association of Black Social Workers.