Cary Acosta

(LCSW, DCSW, ACSW)

About Me

My name is Cary Acosta and I am a License Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the State of Florida. I have a Masters of Social Work degree, a Bachelor of Science in Social Work degree and a certificate in addictions. I also hold the following credentials- The DCSW- Diplomate in Clinical Social Work and the ACSW- Academy of Certified Social Workers. I have worked in different settings with individuals- children, adolescents and adults, couples, and families with a variety of issues such as Depression, Anxiety, ADHD, ODD, Autism Spectrum, behavior problems, Stress, relationships, PTSD, trauma, addictions, parenting skills, school bullying, and more. . I am in private practice- Teletherapy- Rising Strengths Counseling Center, LLC. My Website: https://RisingStrengthsCounselingCenter.business.site
I work with you to develop a plan to help you with your mental and emotional health.


Specialties

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

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 15

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

Languages

English

Spanish


Licensing

LCSW #SW9819 (Expires: 2021-03-31)


Reviews

Written by V.I. on Sep 22, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, and coaching

Cary is an amazing counselor. Every session she treated me with respect and was mindful of my time and feelings. She is very considerate, compassionate and a good listener. She encourages you to do the work so that you may see progress and change in your life. Thank you Cary!

Written by J.O. on Aug 08, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, and anger management

Cary is great! Very helpful!

Written by M.I. on Aug 06, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Amazing counselor!

Written by K.A. on Jul 08, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, eating disorders, self esteem, and adhd

Cary is so sweet and understanding!

Written by C.H. on Jul 02, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, and trauma and abuse

She made me feel very safe within our first session. She asked perfect questions, leading me to feel comfortable and able to let out what needed to come out.

Written by C.H. on Jun 10, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 3 weeks

I really like the flexibility of this service.

Written by T.O. on Jun 06, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes

Very nice person who cares about what you say.

Written by S.H. on Jun 05, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, and self esteem

She helped me feel better about everything after just one session.

Written by L.E. on May 26, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and adhd

Cary listens and helps you see and understand things.

Written by J.A. on May 24, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, sleeping disorders, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Cary Acosta was a great therapist. She made sure I was understanding concepts. And she made it very known that she would like me to schedule my lives sessions!

Written by A.S. on May 08, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, and eating disorders

I kept switching counselors but once I got to Cary it really felt like someone understood what I needed and she gives me lots of support and freedom to speak about whatever

Written by C.A. on May 02, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and anger management

She’s amazing I love her!

Written by Z.E. on Apr 27, 2020 after counseling with Cary for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, and bipolar disorder

She is very respectful and shows concern for her clients.