I am a Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Addictions Professional with 22 years experience in Private Practice, a Community Mental Health Center and an Alzheimer’s Foundation. I have worked with mental health issues and addictions; caregivers and care-receivers; as well as clients dealing with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma, abuse, ADHD and numerous other concerns.
My counseling style is interactive and responsive. Together, we will explore your challenges, build your coping skills and find solutions that work. My approach is eclectic, combining many aspects, including empowerment, cognitive and behavioral elements. Your counseling will respond to your unique individual needs.
Your interest in counseling implies that you have the courage to change and grow. That is all you need to seek a happier, more fulfilling future. I am here to support and encourage you on this exciting journey!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Self esteem
LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , ADHD , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Codependency , Drug and Alcohol Addiction , Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks Read more...
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
LCSW #SW6239 (Expires: 2023-03-31)
Phyllis is very understanding and has such a lovely energy that just makes you want to talk to her. And she gives immediate actions towards improvement, which I appreciate!
Love her! Look forward to speaking to her every week. She is full of joy and wisdom. She is helping me understand myself and my spiritual journey.
What a wonderful counselor, listener and supporter. She is in your corner but still remains real and focused on the issues at hand. I thoroughly appreciate her input and ideas and putting these into practice has helped me so much.
She is very welcoming and understanding. She is so sweet and very motivational. You can tell she is very passionate about what she does and she is very down to earth. Great counsellor highly recommend!!
Phyllis is truly exceptional. She has done a wonderful job in helping me sort through really complicated and timely issues in a way that provides simple, timeless, and thoughtful responses. My conversations with her always feel like a warm blend of experience, empathy, and wit. Helping to really narrow down what is truly happening and what I can do to change today for my future.
J. Phyllis Brannen is a fantastic counsellor, she responds in good time to my messages and really understands what I am going through.
Mrs Phyllis is very caring and helps you get over life obstacles by being positive. She will always encourage you to be strong and get better!
I love my counselor she has been very helpful and caring about my situation.