Master Directory

Ivona Bhadha, LCSW



Ivona Bhadha, LCSW
Address: 1900 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Phone:  561-287-0942 Website:

Practicing in West Palm Beach, FL and Boca Raton, FL

Ivona’s creative and daring solutions to couple’s problems and/or family crisis offer insight, inspiration, and healing for every couple and family system she works with. Her clients describe her style as clear, direct, engaging, strong and compassionate.






Address: 515 North Flagler Dr Suite P-300 West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Phone:  561-370-7373 Website: 


I graduated from Dartmouth College in 1985 with a B.A. and received an M.A. in Community Counseling Suma Cum Laude from Fairfield University’s Graduate School of Education and Allied Professions. I have been in practice for almost 20 years. I practiced in Fairfield County, CT for 15 years and opened my West Palm Beach office in 2015.

I am a member of the National Board of Certified Counselors(NBCC), the American Counseling Association (ACA), and the Association for Marriage and Family Therapists (AMFT). In addition, I am a member and former chapter-president of Chi Sigma Iota, an international association committed to the pursuit of excellence in the field of counseling. I am nationally certified as a Counselor and Clinical Mental Health Counselor and licensed by the states of CT and FL.

I love what I do. My "brand" is creating the best therapeutic relationship I can with each client. A strong counseling relationship means connecting on a human level. I prefer sessions to be conversational while still maintaining professionalism. I am non-judgmental and truly care. Our partnership will provide a strong foundation so you can try new things, change old habits, and start over again.



Anastasia Leondis, LMHC, NCC

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Anastasia Leondis, LMHC, NCC therapist Address: 399 W. Palmetto Park Rd. Suit 106 Boca Raton, FL 33432 Phone:  561-961-9077 Website:

ABOUT Anastasia Leondis, LMHC, NCC

Anastasia Leondis is a Licensed and Board Certified Mental Health Counselor for over 20 years. She is the owner of Boca Behavioral Health, a group practice that offers comprehensive services for Children, Teen and Family issues, as well as individuals with Anxiety, Depression or other Mood and Stress-related issues. Anastasia is passionate about helping her clients recognize their own strengths, abilities and talents to improve themselves and their lives. She uses Solution Focused Brief Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Interventions to assist her clients. Anastasia also specializes in Parent Coaching, where she will help you develop a individualized parenting plan to specifically address your family’s needs.



Michelle Sgarlato, LCSW EMDR therapist



Michelle Sgarlato, LCSW EMDR therapist Address:  818 US HWY 1 STE 5 North Palm Beach, FL 33408 Phone:  561-404-0082 ext. 2 Website:

ABOUT Michelle Sgarlato, LCSW EMDR therapist

Michelle Sgarlato is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who received her Masters in Social Work from Florida Atlantic University and is trained in EMDR, a highly effective modality for the treatment of trauma. Before opening her private practice, MLS Counseling Inc., Michelle was the director of a mental health day program for many years and gained extensive experience working with clients with an array of mental health issues. Later she became a school counselor working with both elementary and middle school aged children but her passion is working with adolescents and adults who experience anxiety, low self-esteem, couples who are questioning their relationships and women going through divorce. Her training in EMDR has been found to be highly effective for those who have experienced trauma as well as improving self-esteem and reducing anxiety. In addition to EMDR, Michelle utilizes other effective treatment modalities that fit each individual client.



Dr. Jennifer Rubolino, Ed.D., LMHC



Dr. Jennifer Rubolino, Ed.D., LMHC
Address:  1900 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone:  954-821-9291 Website: 


ABOUT Dr. Jennifer Rubolino, Ed.D., LMHC

Dr. Jennifer Rubolino is a marriage counselor who splits her time between private practices in Boca Raton and West Palm Beach. She has a Master of Arts degree in Professional Counseling from Argosy University in Atlanta, Georgia, and a Doctoral Degree in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University in Phoenix, Arizona. Within her practices, she works extensively with couples and families, implementing Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT). EFT helps couples identify the negative pattern or dance that has disconnected them, and works to help couples send clearer messages to one another - ultimately resulting in bonding moments. We work to deescalate the cycle within therapy, which reduces conflict, and strengthen communication in order for partners to become closer again.



Susan Block, LMFT

Susan Block, MS, LMFT


Susan Block, MS, LMFT

Address: 1818 N. University Drive, Suite 210, Coral Springs, Florida 33071

Phone: (954) 675-1936



Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (license MT2658).
Specializing in Marriage, Family and Individual Therapy.

Susan has a successful, private, marriage and family therapy practice in Coral Springs, Florida. She is extremely passionate about her work with couples and individuals. She understands relationships are not easy. Her therapeutic style is warm, nonjudgmental, engaging and collaborative. Her greatest passion is assisting couples in building a strong and solid foundation in their relationship. Susan offers state of the art, researched based counseling in a relaxed and confidential environment. She specializes in working with couples to: decrease and manage conflict,enhance friendship, deepen intimacy, and build and repair trust. She has completed the Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy and utilizes this method when working with couples. This method improves a couple’s communication, connection and friendship. This method also helps couples manage conflict, achieve empathy, and build more compassion for one another. Because Susan wants couples to realize they come first, she has chosen to customize her services to fit couples specific needs with an option for in office or at home couples therapy right here in South Florida.

In addition to working with couples, Susan also works with individuals who desire personal growth and want to take back control over their lives.

Susan describes herself as a trusted partner in her client’s journey and wants to make them feel hopeful and remind them that they deserve happiness and peace. Susan has made it her mission to help couples and individuals put the pieces back together and build a more meaningful and fulfilling future.

Susan earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from Florida Atlantic University in 1997 and completed her Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Nova Southeastern University in 2004. She is also an active member of The American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT).

In Susan’s free time she enjoys all that South Florida has to offer. She loves a swim in the ocean, lounging by the pool, kayaking and strolling through an outdoor Farmer’s Market. Susan believes in the mind/body connection and meditates regularly as well as stays physically fit by running and circuit training at the gym. She loves spending time with her close friends and family, her dog and spending time with her longtime boyfriend, David. Susan is also an animal rights activist and a bit of a philanthropist.

Susan has always known she wanted to work as a therapist. She believes clients are in the driver’s seat of their lives and her assistance will aid them in finding their true happiness.


Dr. Robert Heller


Dr. Robert Heller, Licensed Psychologist

Address:  3457 Pine Haven Circle
Boca Raton, Florida 33431
Phone:  (561) 451-2731

About Dr. Robert Heller

Dr. Robert Heller is a licensed psychologist in private practice based in Boca Raton, Florida.  With over 40 years in clinical practice, he has helped hundreds of individuals, couples and families. Dr. Heller holds the diplomate in Cognitive Behavioral Psychology from the American Board of Professional Psychology, and incorporates hypnosis and EMDR to provide clients with a wide range of tools and skills to both feel better and function more effectively.

 Other therapists often refer to Dr. Heller for difficult and complex cases and for his expertise in helping clients with anger management and in cases where progress may be blocked from past trauma.

 Dr. Heller’s generally uses a skills based approach (cognitive- behavioral), which focuses more on how current beliefs, thoughts and attitudes affect feelings and behaviors. Dr. Heller uses interactive methods like relaxation, assertiveness and communication to improve interpersonal effectiveness, decision-making and cooperation between individuals.

 He is the author of a series of educational and self- help guidebooks, which include topics such as marriage, anger and stress management, worry, depression and teenage suicide.

 Contact information: Tel: 561 451-2731, email:, website:


Dr. Laura A. Zipris, PA

Delray Beach Licensed Psychotherapist

Dr. Laura A. Zipris, PA
Address:  5300 West Atlantic Ave, Suite 408
Delray Beach, Florida 33484
Phone:  (561) 558-7815

About Dr. Laura A. Zipris

I hold a doctorate in Psychology and I am a New York State Licensed Psychologist. I am also a Florida State Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Florida Licensed School Psychologist. I am certified in Imago Relationship Therapy and I work passionately with individuals of all ages to enhance their personal development, as well as improve their relationships. My goal is to empower people to live more consciously, to help them remove the obstacles that hold them back, and to help them deepen the connections with themselves and others.

 I have worked successfully for over ten years with people experiencing a range of difficulties and symptoms that include: Anxiety, depression, anger management, marital infidelity, marital discord/dissatisfaction, sexual problems, addictions, learning difficulties, behavioral difficulties, and parenting issues.

For over 15 years I have worked as a School Psychologist in the public school system. I was employed with the Rockville Centre School District in New York for over a decade and worked with students with grades ranging from pre-kindergarten through high school. Since moving to Florida, I have worked for the Palm Beach County School District, where I have helped to pilot their Private School Program. My years of experience have provided me with expertise in the assessment of a variety of exceptionalities, as well as in successful interventions to address learning challenges, behavioral problems and emotional difficulties.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (561) 558-7815 or view my website at


Dr. Kate Campbell

Fort Lauderdale Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Dr. Kate Campbell
Address:  2425 East Commercial Boulevard #400
Fort Lauderdale,  Florida 33308
Phone:  (954) 391-5305


About Dr. Kate Campbell

Hello, I’m Dr. Kate Campbell and I’d like to thank you for taking the time to visit my website! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MT 2369), Hypnotherapist, Adjunct Faculty Member in the Family Therapy Department at Nova Southeastern University, and Immediate Past President of the Broward Association of Marriage and Family Therapy.  In addition, I am a Clinical Fellow of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), a AAMFT Approved Supervisor, and a Qualified Supervisor with the State of Florida.  In addition to being Founder and President at Bayview Therapeutic Services, I am also Co-Owner of K2 Visionaries, LLC, a personal and professional development company.

Over the past 10 years, I have gained extensive experience working with individuals, adolescents, couples, and families who desire to enhance the relationships they have with themselves, others, and their profession.  My areas of expertise involve working with people suffering from the effects of depression, anxiety, mood instability, psychological trauma, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), eating disorders, addictive behaviors, substance abuse, grief/loss, divorce recovery, interpersonal relationship difficulties, self-esteem issues, career development, vocational concerns, professional burnout, infertility, infidelity, bullying, conflict management, and/or a combination of life’s stressors.  I completed Levels 1-3 in Gottman Method Couples Therapy.

At this time, I am currently accepting new clients at Bayview Therapeutic Services, PA located in east Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (954) 391-5305 or view my website at


Jemma Coleman, ED.S, LMHC

Jupiter Florida Marriage Counselor

Jemma Coleman. ED.S, LMHC
Address:  50 US-1
Jupiter, Florida 33477
Phone:  (561) 376-2167

About Jemma Coleman

Jemma Coleman is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Mental Health Counselor with a Masters and Specialist Degree from the University of Florida. With training in the Gottman Method, Jemma is equipped and eager to help couples and their families find healthier, more effective ways of living and communicating. 

Adolescents also hold a special place in Jemma’s heart and she offers free support groups for teens in addition to counseling them as individuals and with their families. 

Jemma is devoted to the Gators and enjoys watching Florida football with her husband. Jemma loves her home in Palm Beach County and all the natural beauty this area has to offer and spending time with her family, friends, and dogs.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (561) 376-2167 or view my website at


Jennifer Benaim, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Jupiter Florida Marriage Counselor & 
Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Jennifer Benaim
1001 W. Indiantown Rd., Suite 106
Jupiter, Florida  33458
Phone: (561) 745-8889



About Jennifer Benaim

Jennifer Benaim is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, and Certified Addiction Professional.  She has received specialized training using the research based Gottman method for couple’s therapy.

So, if you are currently having difficulty in your marriage or intimate relationship, Jennifer encourages you to call her office and receive a complimentary telephone, or in person meeting, to determine if you would like to work with a couple’s therapist trained in the research based Gottman method to help improve your relationship.

Every couple can learn research based relationship skills that can dramatically improve the intimacy and friendship in your relationship and help you resolve conflict in a healthy, productive way.  Her web site is


Rachel Lapides,LMFT

Miami Florida Marriage Counselor
Rachel Lapides, LMFT
Address:  7685 SW 104th Street, Suite #100, Pinecrest, Florida 33156
Phone:  (305) 532-2300

I am licensed in the State of Florida as a Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).  I also am a National Certified Counselor (NCC), a clinical member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) and an Approved Supervisor under the 491 Board.

My Master’s internships consisted of working at an Adolescent Psychiatric Unit at Shands Vista in Gainesville, Florida, as well as counseling at-risk girls at an out-patient facility in Gainesville and Wilton Manors, Florida.  After earning my Master’s Degree, I continued my work as a therapist working with at-risk children and adolescents and later became the Director of a College Counseling Center.  I also have experience conducting psychological assessments.  In addition to counseling, I have taught at the university level.  I have been providing therapeutic services with agencies, companies and in private practice for over 10 years.

I conduct all counseling sessions in English. I do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, or physical disability.

You may visit my website to see a list of all the services I offer. Thank you.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (305) 532-2300 or view my website at


Dr. Maureen Condon, Ph.D. , LCSW,LLC


Dr. Maureen Condon, Ph.D.,LCSW,LLC
Address:  14255 US Highway 1, Suite 206, Juno Beach, FL 33408
Phone:  (561) 318-9740



About Dr. Maureen Condon, Ph.D.,LCSW,LLC

I have had the fortunate experience to work with people in my private practice both here in Florida and for over a decade in New York, dealing with stress, trauma, addiction and recovery in their lives.  Their strength, courage and ability to thrive and grow make me feel privileged to work with them and see how unbelievably powerful the human spirit is!  I know there is power in our troubles, difficulties, stressors, traumas, and addictions that can be found with working on healing the whole person, concentrating on all parts of us; mind, body, and spirit. 

My career in Social Work began in 1989 at a Youth and Family Services agency in NY where I started as the Client Advocate, then became a Case Manager, then Director of Adolescent Services, where I supervised the development and implementation of a program for pregnant and parenting teens.  My work there clearly taught me that I had found my passion and I enrolled in SUNY Stony Brook's MSW program.  I completed my thesis on Alcoholism in the Family and obtained my licensure in 1992. Since that time I have had the privilege of working with people dealing with stress, trauma, addiction and recovery! 

My experience has allowed me to work in the treatment field as a Primary Therapist, Clinical Director, Clinical Supervisor, Director of Admissions, and Director of Marketing, as well as have my private practice both in New York and now in Florida.  I also had the pleasure of being part of the adjunct faculty at Suffolk Community College in their Chemical Dependency track and I was a SIFI supervisor for Masters level interns in the MSW program at SUNY Stony Brook. I completed my Ph.D. in Human Services and my dissertation topic was: The Impact of Trauma and Addiction on Relapse and Recovery.

My office is located in Juno Beach, Florida. 

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (561) 318-9740or view my website at



Debra Joy Goldman, MS, LMHC



Debra Joy Goldman, MS, LMHC
Address:  221 Greenwich Circle, Suite 100, Jupiter, FL  33458
1408 N. Killian Drive, Suite 112, Lake Park, FL 33403
Phone:  (561) 602-8041




About Debra Goldman, MS, LMHC

Debra Goldman has been practicing psychotherapy for over 25 years and offers a variety of services: psychotherapy for individuals and couples, Dream Groups, confidential half hour phone consults to discuss your dreams, workshops, seminars, and dream classes.

Her couples psychotherapy is aimed at helping couples who want more intimacy, are healing from infidelity, want to develop more trust or desire improved communication.

Debra is also the author of her new book, Love in Action, A Manual for Lasting Love. According to psychotherapist Debra, couples can improve their relationship with simple small changes. Her new book Love in Action, A Manual for Lasting Love instructs how to have more love and fulfillment, and offers inspirational and motivating techniques to improve your relationships. Her writing is easy to read and understand. The book will provide insightful, actionable ideas to assist you in your endeavor to have the love and fulfillment that you want.

Debra also offers a Free 15-minute consult for those considering therapy.

One unique service that Debra offers is Dream Work. 

"Have you ever woken up in the morning and thought "What a strange dream, I wonder what it means?" Do you have a dream that repeats itself throughout your life? Do you have bad dreams or nightmares? What are the messages from your dreams? Even if you don't remember your dreams they affect you daily. Dreams provide guidance, information, and insights about your physical health, your relationships, your potential for change, and your spiritual growth. Dreams provide life direction and answers to your deepest questions.  Find out more about her dream work or to form or join a Dream Group by visiting

Other specialties include:

  • Anxiety & Panic Disorders

  • Grief & Loss

  • Shame & Guilt

  • Stress & Emotional Problems

  • Depression & Low Self-Esteem

  • Co-dependency

  • Relationships & Women's Issues

  • Life Transitions & Creativity

Her offices are in Jupiter and Lake Park Florida, conveniently located for Palm Beach Gardens, North Palm Beach, Tequesta, Stuart, Port Saint Lucie, West Palm Beach and Palm Beach. 

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (561) 602-8041 or view my website at





Katie Lemieux, LMFT

Coral Springs & Fort Lauderdale Marriage Counselor

Katie Lemieux, LMFT
Address:  1881 N. University Drive Ste. 210   Coral Springs, FL  33071 and 926 Cypress Creek Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL  33334
Phone:  (954) 401-9011






My name is Katie Lemieux and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I seek to understand people and empower them to make decisions and choices in overcoming their problems and achieving their own personal goals, successes and victories.  I am a clinical member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy and am the current Vice President for the Broward Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.  I am a Qualified Supervisor for the State of Florida and supervise Mental Health Counseling and Marriage and Family Therapy Registered Interns.  I am a member of Premier Network Alliance and the National Association of Professional Woman.  

As a therapist delivering quality services for individuals counseling, couples counseling, and family counseling in the Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs and tri-county areas, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life worth celebrating. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve present challenges creating a new future.  Counseling with a qualified therapist, one you trust and feel comfortable with, can help you get there. 

My approach is open and inviting, inventive and collaborative, focused and direct, dished up with a serving of humor.  Much of my work focuses on empowering people by utilizing past and present solutions and applying them to their current goals.  I am genuinely curious about my clients’ lives.  I invite conversation and begin to understand each client through the context of their beliefs, experiences, cultural and religious/spiritual influences, and the perceptions and meanings they place on their lives.  My clients report feeling relaxed, at ease, accepted and most importantly respected. 

My therapeutic interventions are creative, innovative, and unique. I am consistently sought out by clients and colleagues who have tried "everything" with little or less than expected results.  I have also been requested on numerous occasions to work with clients as a means of last resort.

My other passions are training, presenting, and motivational speaking. To find out more on how to bring one of these to you, your business and/or organization visit our pages on our website Personal Development and Professional Development.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (954) 401-9011  or view my website at





Arlene Englander, LCSW, MBA, PA


Arlene Englander, LCSW, MBA, PA
Address:  618 US Highway One, Ste. 406, North Palm Beach, Fl 33408
Phone:  (561) 863-0091




Arlene Englander, LCSW, MBA, PA

Arlene B. Englander, LCSW, MBA, has been a licensed psychotherapist for over twenty five years. She trained at Columbia University and is currently in private practice in North Palm Beach, Florida where she specializes in treating persons coping with eating disorders, relationship issues, depression, anxiety, grief and stress (personal and work-related). Love Your Food® is her non–dieting, psychologically-oriented program for compulsive overeaters in which clients learn to eat whatever they like, but stop just at the point of satisfaction without overeating.

Ms. Englander developed many of her theories about stress management while working at Cancer Care, Inc. where she counseled thousands of patients and families dealing with advanced cancer. She subsequently developed stress management programs for use in hospitals, law firms, and other settings. As Director of Community Education at the Holliswood Hospital, a private psychiatric hospital in New York City, which was renowned for its eating disorders program, her responsibilities included the production of educational seminars, often attended by audiences of as many as 500 professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, psychiatric nurses and guidance counselors.

Aside from her professional training and experience, Ms. Englander is also personally familiar with the issue of eating disorders, as she is a former compulsive overeater.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (561) 863-0091 or view my website at



Tina Montalvo, LMFT



Tina Montalvo, LMFT
Address:  2001 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd., Suite 502P, West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Phone:  (561) 686-2010



People seek therapy for many different reasons. Maybe you:

  • are having difficulty with your partner. You have the same arguments, and they go nowhere; or a distance has grown and you don’t know how to bridge it;

  • are remarried; maybe you have children from a previous marriage, or maybe your new spouse does, or maybe you both do, and you are finding life as a stepfamily unexpectedly difficult, despite your best intentions;

  • are tired of feeling not good enough, no matter how hard you try;

  • are just not yourself these days, and feel very blue, rundown, and irritable, or anxious and jumpy;

  • have had a crisis in your life or relationship, and need to find ways to manage it;

  • have experienced a loss—through death, a break-up, or even the end of a dream or an important idea. Many times we experience loss but don’t think of it as such, and cannot understand the strange and strong feelings we’re having;

  • are having a tough time with your kids;

  • just need to talk, and know that you will be listened to in an understanding, non-judgmental way.

Because each person is unique, it’s important to me to listen carefully, to understand what you are experiencing, and to decide together what direction to take. The road may be clear from the start, or it may need to emerge. Everyone’s road is different. But the process will be at your own pace, in a respectful and caring environment.

I bring many years of experience to my practice: I have worked as a therapist since 1992, and have been in private practice since 1996. Also, because of my background, as well as my work with people from all walks of life, I have a unique awareness and appreciation of cultural differences, and offer therapy in Spanish as well as English.

My credentials include:

  • B.A., English, Duke University, 1979;

  • M.S. Ed., Marriage and Family Therapy, University of Miami, 1992;

  • Outpatient Therapist, Parent-Child Center, Inc., 1992-1996;

  • Licensed in Florida as a Marriage and Family Therapist, 1996; LMFT

  • Clinical Member, American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy;

  • Past President, Palm Beach Association for Marriage and Family Therapy.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (561) 686-2010 or view my website at





Elisa Fraley, LCSW
Address:  4425 Military Trail, Suite 203, Jupiter, Florida 33458
Phone: (561) 747-2775


Elisa received her undergraduate degree in Psychology at the University of Florida and her Masters Degree in Social Work from Barry University. Elisa was licensed as a psychotherapist in 1997 and has worked with a diverse population since this time.

Elisa started her career as a social worker at Jewish Family Services as the coordinator of a children's respite program. From there, she worked at the Oakwood Center of the Palm Beaches as a psychotherapist and clinical supervisor in a school-based counseling program.

Elisa specialized in children and adolescents dealing with ADD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder and other related issues. Since starting in private practice in 2005, she works with children, adolescents and adults specializing in eating disorders, marital issues, depression/anxiety, and child/adolescent behavior disorders.

Elisa has been providing group therapy since 1997 and continues this passion in her private practice. Elisa facilitates groups for children, adolescents, and adults dealing with issues such as depression, anxiety, eating disorders, and divorce.

Map to Elisa's Jupiter Office:


Veronica Lichtenstein, LMHC

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Jupiter Marriage Counselor

Veronica Lichtenstein, LMHC
Address:  4425 Military Trail, Suite 203, Jupiter, Florida 33458
Phone: (561) 747-2775



About Veronica Lichtenstein, LMHC

Often the first question a new client asks is, "Where do I begin?" So much is on your plate; it might feel like it will take forever to tell your life story and what is on your mind. My philosophy is that wherever you start is the right place.

I do not follow a set script, write everything down with a pen constantly in hand, or stop the session exactly on the mark. My sessions are about building the relationship and staying relatable so that my clients feel safe to open up and explore their issues. Dialogue will be in conversation format and the client will be in control of the session. I believe that the clients have the answers already and I am just the facilitator for this. I use a lot of reflection , tying in the clients' thoughts into goals indicated by them. I enjoy witnessing my clients' empowerment!

My diverse background has helped in all aspects of becoming a caring therapist. I grew up in upstate New York and am the oldest of three girls to immigrant parents. Quite often, I would feel caught between two worlds and I think this experience enables me to relate to all types of people.

I received my undergraduate degree with dual majors of Public Relations and English at SI Newhouse, Syracuse University. Later, I settled in Chicago, IL where I earned my Masters in Elementary Education. I have always enjoyed kids and adolescents and have taught a variety of ages, from preschool to 7th grade. Connecting with my students and seeing their individual struggles in development, was the inspiration to go back to school and earn my Masters at Nova Southeastern University in Mental Health Counseling.

I see individuals of all ages with a variety of issues, ranging from trauma, global delays, OCD, ADHD, bipolar, dual diagnosis, gender identity issues, depression, anxiety...the list goes on! I especially enjoy group work and have really connected with the energy of the teen population in group settings.

I have resided in Jupiter for 15 years, along with my husband and 2 children, 15 and 10 years old, and am an active member in the community.


Carol Moore, LCSW

Jupiter Marriage Counselor

Carol Moore, LCSW
Address:  4425 Military Trail, Suite 203, Jupiter, Florida 33458
Phone: (561) 747-2775


I limit my practice to working with adults, including couples and individuals.  Although my practice includes working with and treating substance abuse, depression and anxiety trauma, I have a special passion for helping my female clients move forward from physically and mentally abusive relationships.

My belief is that the most important relationship you can have is the one with yourself. If you don't have positive feelings toward yourself, how can you truly be happy and have honest and loving relationships in your life? I give my clients the skills and tools to create positive change in their lives. Results they have seen include: Increased self-confidence/ Much improved self-esteem/ Finding their ideal mate/ Enjoying intimacy in their relationships/ Created open lines of communication with their partner, family, friends or co-workers/ Major decreases in symptoms due to loss, grief or from a traumatic event/ Improved work performance

I am a solution-focused therapist who is dedicated to providing results. This does require work on your part. You will need to be ready for change and willing to listen to my guidance to create the positive changes you seek.

We will start by examining the overall history of your problem. Next we will look into what other remedies you have tried to resolve your issue(s). Most importantly, I will give you specific action steps to take which will lead to the outcome you desire.

For more information about me and my practice, please call me at (561) 747-2775 or view my website at


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