I am licensed in Florida, Utah and Alabama with 34 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with grief and loss, bipolar disorder, depression, coping with life changes, narcissistic abuse recovery . I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Intellectual Disability, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy
FL LCSW SW13448
AL LICSW 5164c
UT LCSW 12955284-3501
Debra has been my therapist for the last few months. I feel like I am talking to a close friend who has sound advice when I speak to her. She is also very flexible and responsive when I send messages. I look forward to talking to her weekly as she brings comfort and calmness to my day.
Written on Sep 19, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Debra is excellent, efficient, funny, resourceful and helpful. Thanks for all you do!
Written on Sep 05, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
Debra truly listens and gives her honest feedback. She feels more like a friend than a therapist, which is exactly what I needed.
Written on Apr 27, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and compassion fatigue
I don’t have enough words for how great Debra is. Starting therapy was terrifying, but she has made it the most exciting, enjoyable, and life changing experience. 100000/10 recommend!!
Written on Mar 08, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and adhd
I am so grateful to be working with Debra. She is open, personable, and authentic. I have felt comfortable and well cared for with her ever since our first session. Highly recommend!
Written on Feb 23, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 1 month on issues concerning lgbt, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
I was looking forward to my 1st appt with Debra. Everything went great, i was comfortable sharing with her and she was very helpful to address my most pressing concerns and i was left with new perspective and calmness that carried throughout my day. I look forward to more appts.
Written on Jan 25, 2023 after therapy with Debra for 5 days on issues concerning family conflicts, grief, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue