Briana Thomas

(LMFT, SAC-IT)
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About Me

Briana Thomas is a Licensed Marriage and Family therapist who is also credentialed as a Substance Abuse Counselor- IT and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. Briana has several years of experience working in community mental health as well as substance abuse treatment facilities.

Briana entered the field in South Florida as a child advocate working closely with families who experienced trauma, abuse, neglect and substance use issues. Briana earned her Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Nova Southeastern University and has since assisted many clients in overcoming some of their life’s challenges.

Briana is professionally trained and skilled in providing systemic therapeutic approaches to treat a variety of mental health concerns such as depression, anxiety, grief and loss, trauma, borderline personality disorder and AODA issues. Briana is passionate about empowering others to break down barriers and achieve success in their own way. Briana firmly believes that each individual, family and couple has personal strengths and resources that will aid in their ability to create the life they desire.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Family conflicts
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Relationship issues , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Attachment Issues , Blended Family Issues , Codependency , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 5

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LMFT #1291-124 (Expires: 2023-02-28)

LMFT #4096-R (Expires: 2022-01-01)


Reviews

Written by N.I. on Jul 15, 2021 after therapy with Briana for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, eating disorders, and self esteem

Briana is amazing! I love working with her and always take something meaningful away from our sessions. She is calm, understanding and down to Earth.

Written by A.M. on Jul 11, 2021 after therapy with Briana for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Brianna has been absolutely brilliant. She listens extremely well and asks me challenging, thought-provoking questions and makes our meetings very worthwhile. I’m really looking forward to continuing with her.

Written by A.L. on May 13, 2021 after therapy with Briana for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Briana has been a wonderful support system for me since the moment I met her. She is calm and collected with her questions and answers and has helped me realize what I am needing most at this time. Helping me set goals and adjust accordingly. I highly recommend her!