Psychologist Therapists in Estero, FL
"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."
"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 Licensed Psychologist and Eating Disorder Specialist, Dr. Petralia works with individuals who are coping with a variety of life's challenges. She was trained at Johns Hopkins, Florida State University and The Center for Eating Disorders at Sheppard Pratt. Dr. Petralia specializes in providing comprehensive psychological services to individuals dealing with Anorexia, Bulimia, Binge Eating Disorder, Body Image issues, Diabulimia, Disordered Eating and Obesity. For individuals going through the bariatric surgery process, she can provide thorough bariatric evaluations as well as pre- and post-surgical counseling."
"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."
"As a clinical psychologist, I believe strongly in the importance of pairing research-based treatment approaches with the strengths of each individual and/or family in order to provide the best quality care. My professional background has uniquely prepared me for working with children, adolescents, young adults and their families using cognitive behavioral therapy, behavioral modification, social skills training, organizational coaching and parent support. I have experience conducting neuropsychological, neurodevelopmental, psychoeducational and psychological testing to inform differential diagnosis, mental health treatment, educational planning, and vocational rehabilitation."
"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."
"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."
"As a psychologist and nurse, I have a unique understanding of personal care, including both biological and psychological factors that influence feelings, thoughts and behaviors. I work collaboratively with my clients to help them achieve their personal life goals to improve health and wellness, stress management, relationship functioning and career pursuits using research supported techniques. I empower my clients with information about the body-mind connection so that they can achieve an optimal life balance. My specializations include health psychology, trauma recovery, and pain management in older adolescents, adults and elders."
"Are you struggling with a painful relationship or life problem? Do you feel depressed or anxious a lot of the time? Have you talked to family or friends but still feel stuck or unhappy? Hello. My name is Linda Ritter and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Board Certified Diplomat in Social Work and a Clinical Member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. I have over 25 years of experience in helping people feel better."
"I'm a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a member of the Mental Health Association. I've been providing counseling services to the community for over 10 years. My practice of Psychotherapy is influenced by three years facilitating a court-ordered divorce course for the Naples Mental Health Association and completion of the Supreme Court Certified Family Mediation Training Program. In addition, I have 20 years of on-going study and experience with the psychoanalytic thought process suggesting that our current issues and choices are often determined by emotional memories from the past."
"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."
"Is life getting difficult? Are you finding yourself stressed in your relationships, family, health, or work? I can help. I have been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1997 providing counseling addressing many issues such as depression, anxiety, relationship conflicts, loss issues, and grief. I offer a relaxed confidential environment. Together we can work on clearly defining the problems and achieving your personal goals. I relocated in 2015 from New Jersey to Florida and I am looking forward to rebuilding my practice in Southwest Florida."
"As a practical, interactive, solution-focused therapist, my treatment approach is to provide support with insight and feedback to help clients address current challenges and long-standing issues. With sensitivity and compassion, I help individuals bring resolution to a wide range of life challenges and psychological issues. With an integration of complimentary methods, I draw from a selection of styles and techniques to incorporate what is most helpful for each individual. Together with each client I work to build on strengths and achieve life goals. My office and my approach user friendly and informal for your comfort."
""All that we are is the result of what we have thought." For generations, this wisdom has been a cornerstone of the philosophies and religions of man. It reflects the essence of dynamic and transformational therapy and provides the keys to our happiness and success. With a true understanding of the profound yet practical validity of this statement, there is no psychological or life issue that I can not show you how to manage! Proven by research to be the most effective approach both in long and short term outcome, Cognitive Behavior Therapy lies in perfect harmony with such wisdom."
"Do you sometimes feel depressed, anxious, or unhappy with your life and relationships? If so, you are not alone. We experience challenges in life. Don't be afraid to ask for help! Thoreau tells us to "proceed confidently in the direction of our dreams and live the life we have imagined." I believe that this is entirely possible. We are all endowed with inner wisdom and the answers we need are within us. I am a facilitator in the healing process as I assist you in identifying your needs and wants, and help you set and achieve goals."
"I am a Fort Myers Christian Counselor/Relationship Therapist and I am accepting new clients. I believe that counseling is helping YOU move pass the notion of being overwhelm and stuck. I utilize solution-focused and cognitive behavioral techniques that would give you effective coping skills for many social and personal issues such as stress, depression, anxiety, anger, mistrust, poor communication, and many other mental health problems. I provide an empathetic atmosphere for you to realize that you are not alone in your struggles, and I would empower and assist you so that you can reach your 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."
"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."
"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."