Valerie Jean Elsbree, MSW, LCSW, CAP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Oakland Park
As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Addictions Professional, I have 25+ years of experience in the therapy field, providing therapy to adults and adolescents through individual, couples, family and group modalities. My culturally diverse Counseling Center provides therapeutic services to men, women and adolescents from all walks of life. One goals during the therapy process is to provide a confidential, safe and nurturing environment so my clients feel comfortable exploring areas of their lives that may be blocking them from living life to their full potential and/or is causing them emotional, mental, physical,spiritual social, or sexual pain or distress.
My specialties include; Individual, Relationship and Family Therapy, for Addictions,Eating Disorders (Bulimia, Anorexia, Compulsive Overeating, Bingeing/Purging), Co-Dependency (setting limits with people, unresolved family of origin issues, child-within work),Depression, Anxiety, Stress, Domestic Violence and Trauma, and past Childhood Abuse.
I am a writer and have recently published a book on Eating Disorders with the foreword by Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York. One of my expertises is working with people who have addictions and I have a question/answer column in a national addictions magazine entitled: It's All In The Journey.
Call or Email Valerie Jean Elsbree for a free consultation now - (954) 399-7912


  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: Florida International University
  • License No. and State: SW8017 Florida


  • Avg Cost (per session): $90 - $130
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Medicare
  • Most PPO Policies cover my services, HMO's do not
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Valerie Jean Elsbree's Groups


  • Relationship Issues
  • Addiction
  • Eating Disorders


  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Relational
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Last Modified: 08 Apr 2015
Valerie Jean Elsbree, MSW, LCSW, CAP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Oakland Park

Valerie Jean Elsbree

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CAP