I am a license mental health counselor in Florida. I have over 15 years of experience in dealing with clients with anxiety, depression, grief, family, OCD, relationship issues, career changes, and other various stages of life concerns. My philosophy of Care of counseling approach combines cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic, and solution-focused counseling. I am a collaborative and goal-focused clinician who understands that you are the expert in your own life, and I will work with you to tailor our dialoged and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. My clinical focus combines solution focus, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Stress Management, and relaxation techniques.
I am well versed in several counseling techniques and have a compassionate approachable demeanor. My counseling skills are above par, and I am also organized with an attention to detail. Clients warm up to me quickly and I enjoy helping them to reach goals and learn new behavior. “Results-oriented”, “compassionate” and “behaviorally focused” are words that identify me. I have a great focus on identifying and treating a huge array of mental health disorders, my career background as a mental health counselor is sure to assist you.
I have worked with both victims and abusers which has given me a keen insight into handling such situations by analyzing all angles. I have worked with the LGBT Community, Married Couples & Couples who are facing difficulty in their relationships, Crisis intervention, Bipolar, Major depressives disorder, Schizophrenia, Suicidal ideation clients, Anger problem, Anxiety issues, and much more.
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Family conflicts
LGBT , Trauma and abuse , Abandonment , Antisocial Personality , Attachment Issues , Avoidant Personality , Blended Family Issues , Codependency , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster , Divorce and Separation , Domestic Violence , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , HIV / AIDS , Immigration Issues , Impulsivity , Infidelity , Mood Disorders , Multicultural Concerns , Postpartum Depression , Self-Harm , Social Anxiety and Phobia Read more...
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
LMHC #MH18542 (Expires: 2021-03-31)
Down to earth, upfront, very caring, able to relate well to both of us, responds to messages in a timely manner, listens well...she counsels well!
Gherkins is genuine and has all the tools to help couple repair their fractured relationships.