Are you experiencing depression over the loss of love? Anxiety over finding it? Do you keep making the same unhealthy relationship choices or find that your marriage is lifeless, lacks intimacy, good sex, integrity and clear communication? Are you dealing with infidelity or facing divorce? Feel like an outsider when it comes to relationships?
I am a warm, compassionate highly-skilled therapist with over 26 yrs. experience working with children, adolescents, adults and couples. I specialize in all phases of relationships including smart dating, love and marriage, finding and keeping love, resolving conflicts, surviving affairs, knowing when to let go, moving through divorce, getting over loss, and bereavement.
I am highly sucessful treating severe anxiety and panic disorders. I utilize stress reduction, deep relaxation and focusing techniques to gain calmness, clarity and focus. My strength, warmth, humor,and openness will empower you to move beyond your comfort zone to face your own fears and challenges, and have a more loving fulfilling life.
Call or Email Barbara J. Jacobs for a free phone consultation now - (954) 543-0623


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: University of Maryland School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1977
  • License No. and State: SW8128 Florida


  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $110
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • APS Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Corphealth
  • Coventry
  • First Health
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MHN
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • Oxford
  • PHCS
  • PacifiCare
  • United
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Anxiety and Panic Disorders
  • Relationship Issues
  • Depression


  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Life Coaching
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health

  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders


  • Bisexual Issues
  • Gay Issues
  • Lesbian Issues

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Spanish
Religious Orientation: Jewish


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transsexual Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2015
Barbara J. Jacobs, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Plantation

Barbara J. Jacobs

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW