Psychologist Therapists in Estero, FL
"I have been a Licensed Clinical Psychologist for 20 years. I have worked with people who experience trauma, depression, anxiety, eating disorders, addiction, personality disorders, to name just a few. I work with adolescents and adults. I provide individual, marriage/pre-marital, family and group counseling. Therefore, I believe that I can offer a broad range of counseling training and experience."
"As a doctoral-level psychologist practicing in Lee County since 2001, my approach to helping clients make lasting improvements in their lives includes providing hope for change, research-based techniques and practical problem solving skills. Specific treatment goals for children, adolescents, adults, couples or families are developed collaboratively, beginning in the first session. Treatments focus on clarifying current struggles and identifying strengths and skills to make lasting improvements in the following areas: life stressors, work or school concerns, relationships, health, problematic behaviors, and symptoms of anxiety, depression or another diagnosis. The ultimate goal of psychotherapy is fulfillment in daily life."
"Dr. Harrison has completed extensive training in psychology. She completed a B.A at Indiana University, an M.A. and Ph.D. at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale, an internship at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and a residency year in South Florida. Dr. Harrison has seen patients since 1981. In addition to private practice, she was previously on staff at numerous hospitals, and served as clinical director of a large mental health center. She has received multiple awards such as the Award for Outstanding Community Advocacy from the Supreme Court and Governor of Florida, and Phi Beta Kappa."
"ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS - Serving Lee & Collier Counties Do you feel that there has to be more to life than what you experience? Are you unsure about how to think more clearly, feel more content, or enjoy yourself, others & life in general? I will help. My treatment approach is holistic (addressing mind, body, and spirit), solution-focused, and strength-based to to empower, enlighten, educate and energize. You can and will be the person you were meant to be; I will help you find your way. We'll speak together in a calm, relaxing, safe and comfortable setting. My foundation therapeutic orientation is Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy."
"Phyllis Walters-Kemp, Ph.D. is licensed and nationally certified. Dr. Walters-Kemp specializes in counseling,assessment, intervention, and consultation. She earned a Doctor of Philosophy Degree (Ph.D.) from The University of Northern Colorado, and a Master of Science degree in School Psychology from the University of Alabama. Dr. Walters-Kemp works with children, adolescents, and adults who present signs of anxiety impulses, depression despair, obsessive compulsive behaviors, learning difficulties, child abuse, parenting challenges, ADHD, Autism, behavior challenges, relationship issues, life stage transitions, divorce, blended family integration, and related problems."
"By applying a supportive, compassionate, and caring approach clients have the ability to use multiple tools to enhance and maintain their quality of life. As your counselor, my goal is to engage you in co-creating an active treatment plan that is directly related to your identified concerns, issues, and needs. I will guide you through the multiple layers of life's maze that include situations and experiences, feelings and emotions, thoughts, choices, and decision-making. Together we will make progress and strive forward towards your desired outcome. I utilize therapeutic intervention techniques that fit or work with you."
"Are you struggling with addictive or compulsive behaviors or substances? Have you tried stopping on your own? Do depression, anxiety or panic take you over? Have you been physically or sexually abused? Do you self-harm? Do you have puzzling memory gaps? Are your relationships suffering? Does your partner or someone you love have a problem? Ready for change? I can help. In a supportive, confidential, non-judgmental environment, using effective research-based methods, I help you break free of addictions, trauma, and/or unhealthy behaviors, and learn how to build a healthy and rewarding life and relationships in recovery."
"I am a compassionate and caring counselor who utilizes a variety of approaches to assist clients through difficult life transitions, parents struggling with addicted children, depression, complex grief and loss, anxiety, sex addiction, crisis and the impact of pornography and infidelity on partners of addicts. I began my career as an Oncology Nurse over 20 years ago. I received my MA from Argosy University - Sarasota in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I am in the process of becoming a certified Sex addiction therapist and I am currently a CSAT Candidate (1) scheduled to become a full associate by the end of the year."
"My name is Lynn Wappler and I have been in private practice since 2000 currently practicing in Estero as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, National Board Certified Counselor. My office is friendly and easily accessible to all. I work with individuals, families, teens, and children. I will provide the tools necessary to address your concerns, whether that be anxiety, depression, stress reduction, parenting or behavioral concerns. I strive for you as the client to feel respected, safe, understood and encouraged. You can expect to be treated as I would want to be treated when dealing with personal issues."
"Are you looking for couples or pre-marital counseling; marriage and family therapy; assistance with relationship problems or worried about sexual dysfunction? Are you struggling with anxiety, depression or low self-esteem; experiencing career or life changes; suffering from loss or grief? Do you need an experienced professional therapist who is kind, warm, thoughtful and down-to-earth to work with? I have more than 35 years of successful experience in therapy and counseling and I realize that taking the first step toward getting help is often the most difficult."
"Betcy is a compassionate, engaging, knowledgeable, and present oriented therapist who utilizes research based treatment. She specializes in marriage counseling, trauma treatment for the individual/family, and is a certified trainer of adoption health professionals. A strength and attachment based approach is used in providing the foundation for healing in relationships with significant others, individuals with trauma, and children. Overtime, our brains become used to traveling along well known and habitual pathways, leading to repetition of unwanted behaviors Betcy supports the retraining of the brain so that you can use more productive and different routes, and thereby change behaviors and thoughts."
"Life can be stressful and it certainly changes over time. The same is true in our relationships. With compassion and understanding and providing support and practical feedback, I can help you to effectively address your personal life challenges and concerns. Therapy can help you learn to make decisions based on what is best for you and your family. Integrating my background and knowledge with your life circumstances, I can offer a personalized approach tailored to your specific needs that will help you acheive personal growth, make good choices and feel better about yourself and your relationships."
"The family is the primary and most powerful system to which an individual ever belongs. Families are continually faced with the demand to change throughout their lifespans. Family and relationship stress is often what brings people to therapy. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist here to help you and your family reconnect and rediscover. I am passionate about working with individuals, families, and couples to move towards healing and wholeness. My therapeutic approach is tailored to your unique needs and personal goals."
"Gina Lanza Kane, Senior Therapist, has been a licensed mental health counselor in the behavioral health field for over 30 years. She is a graduate of Columbia University, University of Central Florida, and University of South Florida. Gina is a compassionate, authentic and empathetic counselor and clinical supervisor. She draws on highly respected clinical skills, professional judgment, decision making and interpersonal skills to help her clients. Her empathy for clients and their needs is obvious. She combines human warmth and genuineness. Her approach is person-centered and goal-directed, treating the whole person."
"Michele graduated from Loyola University with a Master's degree in Theology and Marriage and Family Therapy. She focuses on individuals and couples impacted by addiction, pornography, infidelity, relational crisis and trauma. She has been a clinical director and a jail program director of substance abuse treatment, as well as a CEO of a domestic violence center. As a federal government researcher, she developed an addiction curriculum that was implemented in treatment centers across the country. She was a featured therapist on the Oprah Network's "Unfaithful: Stories of Betrayal". She is in long term recovery from addiction, as is her husband."
"As a Licensed Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Counselor, I have worked in the Naples and surrounding areas of SWFL for 10 years after working 3 years as an out/in-patient counselor in a dually-diagnosed Psychiatric hospital in TN. I work with individuals from 16-80 years of age. Many issues include relational, mental health and substance abuse issues. I believe that it is the relationship of trust and respect that is built between therapist and client that leads to awareness and change. I partner with my clients to facilitate the healing process and to achieve their personal goals."
"EC3C Services specializes in situational experiences that create chaos and confusion. Hopelessness, Lack of motivation, Divorce, conflicts, work-related issues,self-esteem problems, crisis such as abuse and loss. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a School Counselor as well, with the ability to help you navigate the school system and help your children improve their individual, social, and goal setting-needs."
"CONFLICT RESOLUTION PRACTITIONER ~ ~ ~ With a Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution and the architect of the "Reconciliation Model of Peacemaking," my expertise is promoting healthy & loving relationships. Unlike some therapists who are neutral whether you stay together as a couple or divorce, I will do all I can to save and repair your marriage. COUPLE ASSESSMENT TOOLS ~ ~ ~ I use three assessment tools to quickly immerse myself into your relationship. Rather than arduously learn the basics over the course of many weeks, these tools provide me a treasure trove of valuable information within days, saving you time and money."