Hello ! My name is Alicia Jones and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. I have been in the counseling field since May of 2011. I have worked in the private non-profit sector and had the opportunity to provide a variety of helping services over the course of nine years. My experiences include working with adults with mental illness and mood disorders, assisting with crisis stabilization, case management and supportive therapy. Working with families performing individual and family counseling focusing on parenting, anger management, self-esteem, mental health and family relationships. I spent five years supervising Juvenile Drug Court and outpatient substance use counseling services program working with teenagers and their parents to gain positive coping skills to combat substance use issues and co-occurring disorders. Finally, I am now providing school counseling in the middle and high school setting, working with my clients to address presenting problems including anxiety, depression, trauma, self-esteem issues, social skills and independent living skills.
My treatment approach is client centered in that I try to meet every client where they are at and build them up. My goal as the therapist is to teach you skills and give you tools to improve your quality of life and address the problems that you feel are hindering your life. I prefer a strengths-based approach and believe in the goal setting process, taking problems and breaking them down step by step. I believe that all people are capable of change and can provide the support and guidance to assist clients to make those changes.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Dissociation, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Impulsivity, Mood Disorders, Phobias, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Self-Harm, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy
FL LMHC MH13470
Alicia is wonderful. She listens and is helpful but she also pushes me to work on things I need to. I’ve had several therapists and she is by far the most helpful I’ve had. Very flexible.
Written on Jul 19, 2023 after therapy with Alicia for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, and coaching
She is kind and listens to you, (you can feel that she cares) and also gives you practical advice. she is great!
Written on May 21, 2023 after therapy with Alicia for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, and coaching
Alicia is a wonderful therapist. I highly recommend her.
Written on May 17, 2023 after therapy with Alicia for 1 year and 9 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes
Alicia is great. She’s a normal and relatable person. Two thumbs up.
Written on Dec 05, 2022 after therapy with Alicia for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, grief, and self esteem
Alicia Jones is an amazing person. She knows the right questions to ask that makes you think. She is helping me clear away the cobwebs that have clouded my sight of the real world.
Written on Nov 21, 2022 after therapy with Alicia for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, and anger management
She Is The Best. She Keeps Her Work Very Professional. I Hope For The Best With Her Pregnancy
Written on Mar 27, 2022 after therapy with Alicia for 3 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, and adhd