Our Counselors

Angela Basso
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross BlueShield of FL/New Directions
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Angela Basso, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Angela Basso is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida who has 8 years of experience serving adults and couples seeking help with depression, anxiety, life transitions, trauma, spirituality, addictions and relationship issues. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Communication and received her Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the ground campus at University of Phoenix in Arizona. Angela is a Master Certified Addiction Professional and is skilled with Accelerated Resolution Therapy for treating trauma.

Angela utilizes existential, motivational, strengths-based, cognitive behavioral, mindfulness, and schema focused approaches to therapy. She is flexible and engages in collaboration to create individualized treatment plans tailored for the unique needs of each individual and couple.

Angela believes that your goals are important and hopes to build a relationship of trust and compassion, to help you identify and empower your strengths so that you can envision and live the purpose-driven life you deserve and desire.

Qualified Supervisor for Mental Health Counselor Interns and Marriage and Family Interns in the state of Florida

Education

University of Phoenix
Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Stress management
  • Self esteem
  • Life transitions
  • Addictions
  • Trauma
  • Adult Children of Alcoholics
Christina Davis
Accepting:
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Florida Blue
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $150: Intake
$100: Follow-up

Christina Davis, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Ms. Christina Davis is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner that specializes in treating psychiatric disorders in children, adolescents, and adults. She has over 12 years of experience in the mental health field, ranging from leadership positions such as managing a large urban community mental health facility as a charge nurse in the Crisis Stabilization Unit, to medication management in residential, detox, and outpatient settings.

Christina completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Florida State University, then her Master of Science degree at the University of South Alabama. She holds national board certification with the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a Psychiatric Family Nurse Practitioner.

As a first generation Asian American, she understands the significance of how cultural influences and religious beliefs may have on the stigma of mental illness. She has seen countless individuals and families suffer as a result of ambivalence, fear, shame, and guilt on receiving mental health care, and is passionate about helping others overcome this. As a mother herself, she also understands the challenges and emotions that come along with parenting and postpartum issues. Christina seeks to establish a warm and caring relationship with you in order to assist in building on your strengths, and better collaborate with you towards meeting your goals and living the meaningful life you value and desire. She utilizes holistic therapy, solution focused, and evidence based medicine to meet the needs of every individual.

Education

Master of Science in Nursing
University of South Alabama

Specialties

  • Medication Management
  • Psychiatric disorders

 

Dr.Yveline Jacques
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Florida Blue
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $150: Intake
$100: Follow-up

Dr. Yveline Jacques, DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC, FNP-BC

Philosophy of Care

**Dr. Yveline Jacques offers services in English, French, and Creole

Dr. Yveline Jacques is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner in the state of Florida. Dr. Jacques has been in the medical field for a total of 20 years and has been practicing psychiatry for the past four years. She is certified to treat clients across the lifespan, but she is specialized in adult psychiatry helping clients with a variety of psychic disorders including major depressive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Dr. Jacques completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing at Nova Southeastern University. She received her Doctor of Nursing Practice from University of North Florida.

Dr. Yveline Jacques utilizes evidence-based practice for the prevention, assessment, diagnosing, treatment, and rehabilitation of the mentally ill with the purpose to alleviate mental suffering associated with psychiatric disorders and the optimization of mental well-being.

Dr. Yveline Jacques understands the importance of your mental health and is ready to establish trust, listen to you, being informed of your symptoms and your concerns, involving you in your plan of care, partnership with you in achieving your desired treatment outcome. 

Education

Nova Southeastern University
MS Nursing

Specialties

  • Major Depressive Disorder (MDD)
  • Treatment Resistant Depression (TRD)
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD)
  • Social Anxiety Disorder (SAD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Personality Disorder
  • Eating Disorder

 

Jill Burchenal
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross BlueShield of FL/New Directions
  • Humana
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Jill Burchenal, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Jill Burchenal is a licensed therapist with over 20 years 

Counseling experience working comprehensively with diverse populations in individual and group sessions. She received her Bachelors degree in psychology at the University of South Florida and her Masters degree at South West Texas State University. Before returning to Tampa she was a Certified Mediator at the State Bar of Texas and a Certified Montessori and a qualified supervisor for Mental Health Interns in the State of Florida.  

She loves working with individuals, couples and families as they grow and cope with life’s many challenge so to help them find their own power and embrace their genuine self. She is intuitive and trained and will make it easier to grow. 

She believes Asking for Help while under duress is one of the harder tasks on this planet and her hope is to provide an environment that fosters this ability so that each unique person can find and embrace their own inner rhythm that leads to the free flow of energy to find your happy dance, leading to a Life well lived. 

Education

South West Texas State University
Master's in Counseling

Specialties

  • Specialties include,
  • Depression, Anxiety
  • Grief and loss
  • Codependency
  • Adult Child Issues
  • Parenting
  • Internal Family systems
  • Couples
  • Substance Abuse
  • Health Professionals/PRN/IPN
Karen Allen
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross BlueShield of FL/New Directions
  • Humana
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Karen Allen, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Karen is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Board approved supervisor in the state of Florida. She has 11 years’ experience helping individuals three years and older adversely affected by abuse, neglect, and trauma. She has helped people with depression, anxiety, anger issues, life transitions, couple’s issues, and addictive/compulsive behaviors. Karen is certified in Integrative Medicine for Mental Health to help clients improve their mental health holistically. She completed her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Florida and her Master of Science in mental health counseling from Capella University.

Karen’s collaborative approach focuses on helping people engage their strengths as resources and realize their goals through skills building. Through trauma-informed care, cognitive behavioral, mindfulness based, and somatic based approaches such as eye movement therapy. Karen designs therapy to best meet the unique needs of every individual and couple.

Karen’s priority is to provide you with a warm and safe relationship free of judgment to help you identify your needs and to assist you with developing and building on your strengths. Therapy is a process and by collaborating with me, you will be supported as you seek to meet your goals and enjoy the life you value and desire.

Education

Capella University
Masters in Human Services with Specialization in Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Christian-focused
  • Stress management
  • Compulsive behaviors
  • Integrative medicine for mental health
  • Self esteem
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
Katherine Glaser
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Florida Blue
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Katherine Glaser, LCSW

Philosophy of Care

Katherine Glaser, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a specialization in Mental Health with Thriveworks. She received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in social work from Indiana University. Since then she has worked in the community hospitals network, community mental health, and close to a decade of work in mental health with the Veterans Administration. She then worked in the private practice setting for five years before starting her career at Thriveworks.

She works with children over the age of 10, adults and couples. Her practice style is an eclectic approach using CBT, interpersonal, mindfulness, play therapy, the strengths perspective, trauma informed care and DBT. Ms. Glaser enjoys working with a wide variety of mental health issues, including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, trauma, childhood and parenting issues.

Katherine seeks to begin an honest and meaningful union with you, to assist in processing the past, so that your present can be focused on in a mindful and positive way.

Education

Indiana University
Master of Social Work

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Childhood and Parenting Issues
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Play Therapy
  • Trauma
Kim Roberts
Accepting:
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield of FL/New Directions
  • Cigna
  • Magellan
Self Pay Rate: $99

Kim Roberts, LCSW

Philosophy of Care

Kim Roberts is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of New York and Florida who specializes in working with individuals, couples, and young adults to help equip them spiritually, emotionally, and psychologically with the skills and tools needed to navigate life’s challenges. She believes that you are the expert in your life, and aims to work collaboratively with you on your journey to personal growth and healing. Kim specializes in the areas of anxiety, depression, self-esteem, healing from trauma, grief and loss, life transitions, self-rediscovery, college/graduate school issues, relationship difficulties, women’s issues, and professional/career issues. She completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at the University of Connecticut and Masters of Social Work from New York University Silver School of Social Work  and is a Zelda Foster Palliative and End-of-Life Care fellow. 

Kim believes in utilizing an integrative approach from a trauma-informed, social justice and strengths based lens. She integrates various modalities including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Solution Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) in her work to help you optimize your resilience. 

Kim is compassionate, relatable, professional and is known to be a catalyst of change. She creates safe, open, connected and empowered spaces where you can access your highest potential, transform your mindset, and transcend limitations. 

Education

Masters of Social Work
New York University Silver School of Social Work

Specialties

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Self-esteem
  • Trauma
  • Grief
  • Life Transition
  • Academic/Career Counseling
  • Women's Issues
Lee Watters
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross BlueShield of FL/New Directions
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Lee Watters, LMHC, NCC

Philosophy of Care

Lee Watters is a board-certified Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Florida, with five years’ experience working with adults and couples with a variety of issues, from simple anxiety and relationship problems to handling life transitions and career concerns. Before earning an MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of North Florida, he had a 30-year business career, including time as a Hollywood screenwriter.  As a result, Lee also works effectively with entrepreneurs, executives, and creative types.

Working collaboratively using strength-based Solution-Focused Therapy, Lee integrates CBT, DBT, Mindfulness, and Narrative techniques and tools to help you get from where you are to where you want to be. He believes your problems do not define who you are.  You are a well-meaning person temporarily bothered by something unwanted. 

You are the best expert about your life.  Lee will help you learn and apply evidence-based tools tailored specifically for you.  If you are looking for support and guidance through a challenging situation or you are just ready to move in a new direction in your life, he looks forward to working with you to identify and achieve your goals.

Education

University of North Florida
Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Managing anxiety and stress
  • Resolving relationship issues
  • Career counseling
  • Dealing with life transitions
  • Increasing performance
  • Rewriting life and problem narratives
  • Uncoupling relationships

You can read more about Lee in his interview with Voyage Tampa.

Marion Codling
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Florida Blue
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $150: Intake
$100: Follow-up

Marion Codling, PMHNP

Philosophy of Care

Marion is a board-certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP-BC) and Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-C) that treats clients across the lifespan. Marion has extensive experience working with and treating patients with a variety of behavioral, emotional, and mental health disorders. In addition to medication management, Marion incorporates an innovative approach of treatment that focuses on treating the “Mind, Body and Spirit,” to meet her client's mental, physical, and spiritual needs. Marion has extensive training in crisis stabilization of acutely ill clients requiring hospitalization, as well as those in an outpatient clinical setting. Marion’s expertise includes but is not limited to diagnosing, treating, and prescribing medication for Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, ADD/ADHD, Psychotic Disorders, Cognitive Disorders, and Substance Use Disorders.

Marion has over 20 years of working as a Mental Health Registered nurse and now as PMHNP/FNP and she prides herself on having the ability to build a genuine rapport with her patients while providing outstanding patient-centered care. Marion incorporates the holistic approach by educating her clients on making lifestyle changes to improve self-care and promote wellness. When combined with psychotherapy and psychotropic medication, her clients can lead a healthier and more productive life. Rest assured that Marion will provide outstanding, individualized, and quality patient-centered care while adhering to clinical practice guidelines.

Education

Chamberlain University
Maryville University

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • PTSD
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizoaffective disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Conversion disorder
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Personality disorder
  • Grief and loss
  • Eating Disorders
Robert Ryan
Accepting:
  • ComPsych
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Aetna
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Cigna
  • Florida Blue
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Robert Ryan, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

With over 10 years of clinical experience behind him Robert employs a broad range of mind and body focused therapies to help individuals and couples live more caring and productive lives. Robert likes to say that he meets clients “where they are” to collaboratively help them though what is keeping them from becoming their most authentic selves; be it anxiety, depression, anger or social isolation. Robert has years of experience assisting men of all ages live up to their fullest emotional potential; helping them to mend or build strong emotional relationships.

A graduate of the Psychological Counseling: Art Therapy program at the Adler University in Chicago he brings special care and sensitivity to the powerfully emotional work of helping sexual assault and trauma survivors rebuild their lives and relationships. 

Robert believes if you are ready to take a different path towards relating to yourself and to others, to create space for new possibilities, he is here to help you start that journey.

Education

Master of Arts in Psychological Counseling: Art Therapy
Adler University

Specialties

  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Career transitions
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Men’s issues
  • Relationship/Couples counseling
  • Sexual Assault/PTSD
Sharon McKay
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • ComPsych
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Florida Blue
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Sharon McKay, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Sharon McKay is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida who has 11 years’ experience working with children, teenagers, and adults. Sharon has experience in working with a variety of mental health issues, including substance/alcohol abuse, depression, anxiety, trauma, ADHD, women's issues, family, and LGBTQI. Sharon completed her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Springfield College of Massachusetts, Tampa Bay campus.

Sharon utilizes psychotherapy, motivational interviewing, cognitive behavior, realistic, and strength-based approaches to therapy, always maintaining creativity, flexibility, and awareness to meet the needs of every individual.

Sharon looks forward to developing a compassionate, collaborative, and productive relationship with you to overcome the challenges you face and develop a healthy, happier life.

Education

Springfield College of Massachusetts, Tampa Bay campus
Master's in Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Family Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Anxiety Therapy
  • Stress Counseling
  • Panic Counseling
Stephanie Safos-Moriarty
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • BlueCross BlueShield of FL/New Directions
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $99

Stephanie Safos-Moriarty, LMHC

Philosophy of Care

Stephanie Safos-Moriarty is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida with over 20 years combined experience as an educator and counselor. She offers counseling services for parents, individuals, couples, families, children, adolescents, geriatric clients, and all populations including LGBTQIA. Stephanie is a facilitator for the Batterer’s Intervention Program for domestic violence, trained in treating juvenile sex offenders with the Department of Juvenile Justice, human trafficking, women’s empowerment, parenting, and issues including depression, anxiety, and anger management.

Stephanie completed her Bachelor of Science in Exceptional Student Education and her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Nova Southeastern University.  

Stephanie utilizes cognitive behavior therapy, strength based, solution focused, and an eclectic approach with her clients to meet each of her clients’ individual needs.  Stephanie’s warm and caring approach allows her clients to feel safe as she walks beside you throughout your counseling journey.  

Education

Nova Southeastern University
Masters in Mental Health Counseling

Specialties

  • Parenting
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Self-Esteem
  • Relationship issues
  • Children with Disabilities
  • Anger Management
Edna PetitHomme
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Florida Blue
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $150: Intake
$100: Follow-up

Edna PetitHomme, PMHNP

**Edna offers mental health services in Haitian-Creole

Philosophy of Care

Edna PetitHomme is a board certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in the state of Florida. Her education includes a Doctorate in Nursing Practice and a Master’s in Family Medicine from Florida Atlantic University. She received her Post master’s Certificate in Psychiatry at Florida State University.

She has training and experience treating and monitoring patient with psychiatric disorders. She has worked in community mental health serving and advocating for jailed individuals. Edna possess strong clinical skills enhanced by her ability to build rapport with patients. Edna follows evidenced based guidelines with clinical experience.

She is passionate about providing compassionate, quality, and comprehensive mental health services to her patients. Edna seeks to establish a caring relationship with you in order to improve your quality of life.

Education

Florida Atlantic University and Florida State University
DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC

Specialties

  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Behavioral issues
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Panic Disorder
  • Eating Disorders

She sees adult clients for mental health evaluations and medication management.

She has worked in community mental health serving and advocating for jailed individuals.

Including brief psychotherapy and prescribing mental health medications if indicated.

Julienne Calixte
Accepting:
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • United Healthcare
Pending:
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Florida Blue
  • ComPsych
  • Multiplan
  • Tricare
Self Pay Rate: $150: Intake
$100: Follow-up

Julienne Calixte, PMHNP

**Julienne offers mental health services in Haitian-Creole

Philosophy of Care

Julienne Calixte is a board certified Psychiatric Mental health Nurse Practitioner in the state of Florida. Her education includes Medical Doctor in Haiti and a Master’s in psychiatric nursing from Florida International University.

She has training in treating and monitoring patient with Psychiatric disorders. She has worked as a psychiatric nurse inpatient unit for 5 years. She sees patients through life span for psychiatric evaluation and medications management. Julienne enjoys helping individual in their life recovery.

Education

Florida International University
MSN

Specialties

  • Specialties
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Panic Disorder
  • Eating Disorder

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