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Christen Thompson

(she/her)

Christen Thompson profile image
LMHC
10 years of experience
Solution oriented
Intelligent
Humorous
Virtual
Hi, I would like to start with a personal quote I came up with working in addiction treatment for many years. "Fate is for people who fail to take action. Destiny is for people who refuse to accept their failures as fate." Me Simply put, I would be honored and privileged to be a part of your healing journey. I consider myself to be a therapist who is qualified both because of education and utilization of evidence based treatments; and the experiential learning and continued growth of my own life path. I would love to meet you exactly where you are on your current journey and help empower you to move forward. "Unity consciousness is a state of enlightenment where we pierce the mask of illusion which creates separation and fragmentation. Behind the appearance of separation is one unified field of wholeness. Here the seer and the scenery are one." Deepak Chopra

Next available: Jun 24

Katherine Hernandez

(she/her)

Katherine Hernandez profile image
LMHC
7 years of experience
Open-minded
Empowering
Humorous
Virtual
Life is full of ups and downs. It can be a relief to have a safe, compassionate space to explore your thoughts and feelings without judgment. My specializations stem from personal experiences, fueling my passion to help those facing similar challenges. I understand the overwhelming cycle of worry and fear, the pain of lost relationships, and the journey to reconnect with oneself. With the right support, I believe you can find peace and live a fulfilling life. Self-awareness is our greatest tool for personal growth, and I integrate this into our work. My approach is personalized and tailored to your needs, using evidence-based methods to explore the connections between your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. Together, we'll practice mindfulness, acceptance, and make meaningful changes based on your values. My goal is to equip you with tools to build confidence and lead the life you desire. I’m honored to be part of your journey! For more information about me and my services, visit www.alightermind.com. Currently, I have daytime availability, as my evenings are fully booked. If you request a session, I may need to adjust our appointment time due to calendar syncing issues with Grow’s system. Thank you for your understanding!

Next available: Jun 24

Ashna K. Wallace, MS, LMHC, NCC

(she/her)

Ashna K. Wallace, MS, LMHC, NCC profile image
LMHC
10 years of experience
Virtual
Does this sound familiar: · Feeling stuck? · Trapped? · Struggling to cope with all the demands placed on you? · Feel like you have no control over things in your life? · Struggling to remain organized? · Struggling with life's transitions? · Difficulty managing daily stresses? · Struggling to regulate your emotions? If you answered 'yes' to any of those and are ready to make a change and take control of your life, allow me to help you. Change is not easy, and it can be scary, but it is necessary in order to move forward. Together we can work to identify and overcome the obstacles in your life that are preventing you from reaching your potential and realizing your goals. I can help you gain insight and develop healthy coping skills so that you may experience personal growth. Contact me today for a free 20 minute consultation to see if we would be a good fit to work together. If not, I would be happy to help you find someone who is! If you do not see a day/time that works for you, let me know. I am happy to be flexible if my schedule allows for it. My schedule may not always be up to date during busy times as it changes every week. While I only conduct sessions from Monday to Thursday, I am happy to have a consultation call on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Next available: Jun 22

Micheal Chad Franklin

(he/him)

Micheal Chad Franklin profile image
LCSW
20 years of experience
Authentic
Intelligent
Warm
Virtual
I was in the United States Marine Corps from 1998-2003 and during this time I learned a great deal about myself and became more culturally diverse. During my third year of service, I was injured at Officers Candidate School and realized that I needed to develop my counseling skills, so I worked with an agency that counseled teens regarding their addiction. I have been in the social services field for the past twenty years and have been licensed for the past 10 years. When I got out of the Marines in 2003, I went home to North Carolina and my father passed away three days later unexpectedly so, I needed a job and I was able to use my previous years working with teens and became a supervisor at Sipes Orchard Home took in unwanted children from parents, Level II and Level IV agencies, and the Department of Children and Families. After being here at this facility for two years I left as they weren't following the Medicaid standards. I left the agency and went to work for The Cognitive Connection as the Prevention Supervisor providing preventive services for teens and was part of the Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) providing groups to adults. I worked with Cognitive Connection for three years and left to go to Pensacola, Florida because I had heard they were starting a MSW program. I felt hopeful as I knew getting my master’s in social work would change my life forever. After I finished the MSW program I immediately started working for Lakeview Services in Adult Outpatient Community Mental Health and then worked in the Drug Court program. I stayed here for three years until I got a job with the DoD in Oklahoma because my wife was trying to get a federal job, so I moved to support her and my family. While working with the DoD I was able to get my supervision for licensing, created an anger management program for the DoD, and stayed until my LCSW license was finalized in December of 2013. When I came back to Florida I worked for Volunteers of America for a couple of years until a federal job opened at Veterans Affairs in Pensacola, FL, in August of 2016. I have been licensed in Florida for the past 10 years, recently became licensed in Texas and Oklahoma. I have some clients who are in therapy with me for several weeks to several months depending on their individual needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Next available: Jun 22

Mildred Sellars

(she/her)

Mildred Sellars profile image
LCSW
22 years of experience
Direct
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
Hello! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Florida and have over 20 years of experience. I believe that people are meant to live life to its fullest and not just go through the motions. I firmly believe in practicing mindfulness and gratitude daily. We all have something to be grateful for! Life can be challenging, and the pandemic has exacerbated things. At times, all of the pressure and stress can be overwhelming. I am here to help you get through this difficult time. Whether it be grief, relationship issues, depression, anxiety, job performance or finding your purpose in life we can figure things out together. You don't have to do this alone! I like to use a person-centered approach so my clients can take the lead with their concerns and address what they want to talk about during sessions.

Next available: Jul 16

Dr. Yanelle Martinez

Dr. Yanelle Martinez profile image
LMHC
15 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
Is life throwing too many demands your way? Are you struggling to find time to connect with yourself and your needs? I understand the challenges of not feeling peace within yourself and your relationships. Together, we can establish healthier patterns to prioritize your self-care, avoid burnout, and transform your inner voice to be more kind to yourself. I'm a Florida Licensed Mental Health Counselor and I enjoy bringing lightness into therapy by listening empathically and without judgement. Let’s work together to uncover and ease your struggles!

Next available: Jun 25

Tiffany A. Richburg, LCSW

Tiffany A. Richburg, LCSW profile image
LCSW
5 years of experience
Authentic
Direct
Virtual
Hi, I'm Tiffany. I understand that talking about your personal challenges can be overwhelming! My therapy style is relaxed and very client-focused. I have experience helping clients learn healthy tools for managing stress and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, and anger management. I like to focus on identifying your strengths and helping you to maximize them to overcome your obstacles. I'm here to help you sort through your "stuff" and offer you a safe place to be open and honest. We will work together to teach you coping skills to promote positive change!

Next available: Jun 22

Rachel Freiberg

Rachel Freiberg profile image
LMHC
12 years of experience
Solution oriented
Warm
Empowering
Virtual
Rachel Freiberg was born and raised in Parkland, Florida. After completing her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Criminology at the University of Central Florida, she obtained her Master's in Mental Health Counseling at Nova Southeastern University. She then furthered her training and became a Registered Play Therapist by the Association of Play Therapy. She has extensive and diverse experience in school, community health, substance abuse, and penal facilities. She is comfortable in individual, family, and group settings. She is especially experienced in the area of child and adolescent trauma. Rachel designs her treatment plans with a tailored approach to meet the unique needs of each of her clients. Fundamentally, this is based upon creating a strong therapeutic bond by cultivating a safe, judgement free environment. Commonly employed therapeutic modalities include cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy, person-centered therapy, and play therapy (for children). Allow Rachel to help guide you in making the positive change you wish to see in your life.

Next available: Jun 24

Trenace Brown

(she/her)

Trenace Brown profile image
LMHC
3 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Open-minded
Virtual
I am focused on changing the stigma associated with mental health, while developing trust, collaboration, and commitment to my clients, with special emphasis on no individual or group is overlooked or forgotten. My goal is to help clients be honest, transparent, and kind to themselves as one takes steps towards change. Mental Health is an emerging topic across various disciplines due to its ability to impact people across all walks of life. We must preserve our mental health and continue to make this a priority. Here, we understand that some of us struggle quietly. We are here to provide support and provide a safe and open space to talk. After personally dealing with a grief, and various life transitions I decided to re-enter this field and pursue my true passion of helping others. Through professional experience in diverse areas such as crisis stabilization, homelessness, disability, and education roles, I have established an eclectic style of counseling that is authentic and flexible. I have experience with teens, adults, and couples. I strive to encourage change by acknowledging the simple wins and overcome obstacles that arise.

Next available: Jul 20

Derick Chappell

Derick Chappell profile image
LMHC
5 years of experience
Humorous
Challenging
Direct
Virtual
I specialize in helping with family dysfunction, trauma, relationship issues, or feeling stuck in anxiety and depression. Many times, childhood family systems can affect our current views and relationships. My focus is on helping clients gain insight into the origins of their troubles in a non-judgmental and safe environment. I use a collaborative approach with psycho-educational material to create a pathway to achieving your interpersonal goals.

Next available: Jun 24

Jennifer Hudak

(she/her)

Jennifer Hudak profile image
LCSW
6 years of experience
Authentic
Empowering
Holistic
Virtual
Are you feeling anxious? Sad? Lonely? I'm here to tell you that whatever you're feeling is okay. Your feelings are valid and deserve to be heard. By working with me, we will go on a journey within to understand your emotions, validate them, process them and get to a place where you're better able to manage them. I am a holistic mindfulness-based therapist who specializes in helping motivated adults manage their emotions, heal their inner child wounds, increase their self-esteem, improve their relationships, navigate their career and ultimately create a life they love. I am an empathetic, compassionate listener and will take the time to truly be present with you. While being present during our sessions, I will utilize several therapeutic modalities that are evidenced-based and widely used, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Mindfulness Based Therapy, Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, Solution-Based Therapy and Client-Centered Therapy. I am a strong believer in the mind-body connection and take a holistic approach to therapy. Each session will be tailored to you and what we decide together will help you best.

Next available: Jun 24

Melissa Tirado

Melissa Tirado profile image
LMHC
12 years of experience
Warm
Solution oriented
Empowering
Virtual
Hi there, Melissa. Do you feel overwhelmed with the the day by day challenges of life, and are having a hard time coping and managing your thoughts and feelings? Are you struggling to keep up with your relationships, work and health? And find it difficult to live a fulfilled and balanced lifestyle. Im here to help you and guide you in working towards achieving strength, resiliency acceptance and overall stability. I help high performers manage anxiety and avoid burnout. Together, we can identify what's not working and get you back to balance. We'll use a whole self approach, addressing the needs of your mind, body and spirit. I also integrate mindfulness, yoga and art to help you develop a stronger relationship with yourself. Whether you're dealing with overwhelm, relationship issues or cycles of anxiety and depression, I'm here to help. In our sessions together, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based techniques so you can overcome the hangups and habits holding you back. Let's work together!

Next available: Jun 24

Chari Skinner

Chari Skinner profile image
LCSW
5 years of experience
Virtual
Hi there. Finding a clinician to help you in your journey to feeling well again can sometimes feel overwhelming. I am down to earth and speak to people with compassion, respect, and dignity. I focus on techniques from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy. I truly believe that change is possible when we are willing to face challenges and difficulties head on. It can also be difficult to do that alone, which is where I fit in. It is very important to get to know you from the first session to see if this will be a good fit. My main focuses are on the treatment of Depression, Anxiety, Addiction, ADHD, Grief and guiding parents who are navigating a diagnosis for their children. I work with people to teach them strategies to empower themselves and make lasting changes.

Next available: Jun 22

Sherry Miller

Sherry Miller profile image
LMHC
28 years of experience
Virtual
Sherry Miller, M.S., LPC (OK, TX,WI), LCPC, (IL), LMHC (FL, MA), CSADC (IL), CSAC (WI), LADC (OK), M-CAP (FL), ICS (WI), BC-TMH. Hi there. My name is Sherry Miller. I have a Master of Science in Human Service Community Counseling from National Louis University at Chicago, IL. I pride myself in strict confidentiality; with a unique insight into my consumers. Because I have been in a program of Recovery from Alcohol, Drugs, and Codependency for the past 28 plus years I knows firsthand what it takes to find the truth of oneself and want assist you with your own unique and personal journey of self-awareness. I am dually licensed to treat mental health and substance abuse concerns. I am also licensed as an Independent Clinical Supervisor in the field of Addictions. My clinical interests include family dysfunction, addiction treatment, co-dependency, domestic violence, sexual abuse, and family, individual, or group counseling. I have over 28 years’ experience in the treatment of anger, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, behavioral issues, parent education, fearfulness, addiction issues, and co-occurring disorders. I am board certified to do telehealth (counseling over the internet) for clients that cannot make it to the office for their counseling appointment or prefer the comfort of having their counseling session in the privacy of their own home. I am experienced working with all ages, genders, and the LGBTQ community. In addition, I have experience working on a college campus with college age persons. In my free time you will find me spending time with my cats, and dogs, riding my horses, riding my bike or working out at the gym.

Next available: Jul 1

Dr. Lucas Hall

(he/him)

Dr. Lucas Hall profile image
LCSW
14 years of experience
Intelligent
Authentic
Empowering
Virtual
Hi! I am Dr. Lucas Hall, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Florida and Kentucky with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience working with clients who experience depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, grief and loss, adjustment disorders, work/professional concerns and LGBTQ issues. My style is warm and open. I work to create a space in which clients feel empowered to be open and honest while working to identify areas of growth and change and to move towards those areas. It takes great courage to admit that you need help. I am here to walk with you on your journey toward change and improving your quality of life.

Next available: Jun 24

Fidji Durosel

(she/her)

Fidji Durosel profile image
LMHC
18 years of experience
Virtual
Are you sad or frustrated? Are you overwhelmed with work, school, or life challenges in general? Are you having difficulty communicating with a family member? Would you like to learn effective strategies for improving your quality of life? Are you searching for a compassionate professional who can help you through a difficult time? Answered yes to any of the above questions? You are not alone. I will work with "you" patiently to find the solutions that are tailored to "you". I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting issues, career challenges, behavioral problems, trauma, self-esteem, family conflicts, and adjustment difficulties. I have worked extensively with children and adolescents in school settings, foster care, and the juvenile justice system. I also have experience working with young adults (18-30) as well as older adults, couples, and families. My areas of specialty include depression, anxiety, communication, and behavioral issues. I currently focus on those who are seeking individual counseling therapy. Seeking therapy can feel scary but you're making the right choice. You deserve a safe space to heal and grow. In our sessions together, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based techniques. It's never too late to begin the healing process. Contact me today for a chance to heal.

Next available: Jun 26

Cristal Daniel

(she/her)

Cristal Daniel profile image
LMHC
9 years of experience
Empowering
Open-minded
Virtual
Hi, I'm Cristal :) Are you feeling depressed, anxious, or just stuck? Are you ready to shift unhelpful patterns? Feeling overwhelmed with life? Therapy is a safe place to work through life experiences, learn new skills, and set attainable goals. My goal is to empower you to build self-worth and overall, become a better version of yourself. In a non-judgmental and supportive manner, I utilize a collaborative and holistic approach to help individuals process emotions, understand themselves, and make positive changes that they are comfortable with. Together, we can be able to identify the root of your struggles, overcome obstacles, and get you back to balance by addressing the needs of your mind, body, and spirit. Please allow me to guide you on your journey of healing and acceptance, I look forward to working together!

Next available: Jun 24

Victoria Henry

(she/her)

Victoria Henry profile image
LMHC
10 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
Thank you for being here! I look forward to helping you build and/or rebuild your relationships, increase self confidence, and battle back against anxiety and depression. After ten years of serving in this field, I am more passionate than ever to support your mental health journey. I anticipate learning about your personal goals and increasing your knowledge of how to live a life that is more free and light.

Next available: Jun 25

Suzanne Stokes, HV

(she/her)

Suzanne Stokes, HV profile image
LMHC
38 years of experience
Humorous
Warm
Authentic
Virtual
I have worked as a Mental Health Therapist for 30 years and I love my work as much today as the day I started. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Certified Addictions Professional. I am honored to join people where they are at on their journey. I focus on positive goals for getting back on track or even transformation. As I realize the courage it takes to come to therapy, I focus on the patient/therapist relationship. There must first be an experience of safety and trust. Then, of course, the therapeutic work will follow. I utilize a warm, relaxed style with fierce reflection or gentle support as needed. I believe that everyone benefits from a therapeutic experience to attain the best version of themselves for the best quality of life. 1 utilize humor combined with therapeutic skills which makes my approach unique. Laughter isn't always appropriate, but it can be very helpful with reframing and bringing down barriers. With so many years of experience and training, I have a broad skill set and utilize multiple interventions to create a unique treatment plan for each person, couple, or family. Some of the modalities that I frequently utilize are: Solution- Focused therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Psycho-education, Systems Theory, Emotion Focused Therapy, Behavioral Modification, Skills training and Motivational interviewing/coaching.

Next available: Jun 22

Alexis Highsmith

(she/her)

Alexis Highsmith profile image
LCSW
14 years of experience
Authentic
Solution oriented
Warm
Virtual
Are you struggling with feeling worried or depressed? Are you experiencing difficulty focusing or coping with life situations? Congratulations on taking the steps to improve your mental health. I feel that it is important to have your voice heard and I am here to provide a safe space just for that. I have worked as a therapist for the past 13 years with individuals and families. My goal is to help you reach for personal therapy goals.

Next available: Jun 26

Carolyn Dower

Carolyn Dower profile image
LCSW
35 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Intelligent
Virtual
Hi, I'm Carolyn Dower, LCSW, LISW with 36 years experience working with adults, teens, and couples to find inner peace, better health, happier relationships, and more fulfilling work. Would you like to understand yourself better so that you can feel better and get more of what you want in life? I help with the range of problems that people can have -- depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, grief, spiritual conflicts, and relationship problems -- or whatever is troubling you. We'll begin by listening deeply to your thoughts, feelings, and needs as you are comfortable sharing them. Together we can find solutions to your problems. We may choose to learn some simple and effective relaxation methods, empowering communication skills, and techniques to heal childhood hurts. All of this works together for good self esteem, good energy, and a good life. Thank you for taking the time to learn about me and how we might work together. Hoping to meet you soon! If you would like to speak to my personal reception team, please call 1-786-755-1863 or email reception+Carolyn587@growtherapy.com. FL License #SW10694 Ohio License #I.2203408 Life Coaching Certificate 2006 Health Counseling Certificate 2007

Next available: Jun 22

Andrea Thomas

(she/her)

Andrea Thomas profile image
LCSW
3 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Intelligent
Virtual
Hi there, My name is Andrea Thomas, a licensed clinical social worker with over a decade of experience, specializing in providing professional guidance to adults, children, and families. My areas of expertise encompass managing stress and anxiety, addressing trauma and abuse, navigating the complexities of grief and loss, adapting to life transitions, enhancing motivation, bolstering self-esteem, and nurturing self-confidence. Central to my practice is the unwavering belief in treating everyone with the utmost dignity and respect. Collaboratively, we'll cultivate an open and secure environment, encouraging you to freely articulate your thoughts, feelings, and emotions. Together, we'll establish goals aimed at delivering a meaningful and transformative outcome. When you're ready, I'm here to lend an empathetic ear. Let's initiate a conversation towards your well-being.

Next available: Jun 22

Marcella Britto

(she/her)

Marcella Britto profile image
LCSW
5 years of experience
Empowering
Warm
Solution oriented
Virtual
Psychotherapy is a way for you to work through challenging feelings, situations, and emotions. I offer a safe, and nonjudgmental space to work through the challenges and emotions you are facing. We will work together to help you identify your strengths to help you achieve your goals while also practicing self-discovery. Understanding yourself and utilizing coping skills are essential for growth and dealing with change. I have a diverse background, having been born in Brazil and having lived in Switzerland, Ecuador, and currently the United States. I am fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese. Outside of work, I find joy in exploring various cultures through travel—I've had the opportunity to visit 25 countries so far. I also have a passion for trying new foods and soaking up the Florida sun on weekends My strengths as a therapist are in being empathetic, authentic, and sensitive to my client's needs. I strongly believe that everyone has internal resources that are available to help bring about a successful resolution to life's challenges. *Availability only after 17pm during the weekdays and Weekend Mornings.

Next available: Jun 23

Malisha McPhaul

(she/her)

Malisha McPhaul profile image
LMHC
6 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Open-minded
Virtual
I am a licensed mental health counselor in Florida with over 6 years of experience working as a therapist/counselor and mentor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, substance abuse problems, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. I believe that in order to navigate life issues, you need the tools to tackle life challenges. I care about your optimum mental and emotional health. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic. rational-emotive therapy and motivational interviewing. Your treatment will be tailored to your specific needs so that you can accomplish your goals or resolve your concerns. I know that change can be difficult for many of us. However, I believe that everyone has the ability to foster a meaningful and happy life. It takes courage and support to take those necessary steps. If you are ready to take that step, I am here to support and empower you.

Next available: Jun 24

Kari Rodriguez

(she/her)

Kari Rodriguez profile image
LMFT
7 years of experience
Warm
Empowering
Solution oriented
Virtual
Do you feel like you are currently drowning in life's problems? Are you struggling to keep everything together? Are your relationships suffering? My name is Karen (Kari) Rodriguez and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Florida. I have obtained a master's degree in Marriage and Family Counseling with honors from Southeastern University. I am pursuing my doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy, specializing in children and adolescent therapy, from National University. In therapy, I empower my clients to overcome the burden of their anxiety and/or depression symptoms to regain control over their lives. I am passionate about helping clients see positive outcomes in their lives through effective mental health treatment. Therefore, I have received training in evidenced-based practices such as CBT, DBT, and Gottman Couples Therapy. I am certified in Dialectal Behavioral Therapy (C-DBT), I am a certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CCATP), and I have training in Gottman Couples Therapy (Levels 1 and 2). I also utilize psychodynamic therapy and attachment-based therapy in treatment as well. I love mixing these approaches to get to your struggles' core. Seeking therapy can feel scary, but you're making the right choice. You deserve a safe space to heal and grow. In our sessions together, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based techniques so you can overcome the ineffective behaviors that are holding you back. Let's work together!

Next available: Jun 25

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