Experienced online therapist with a demonstrated history of working in the mental health industry both FL and TX. Highly skilled in Child/Adolescent Development and Adults. I provide Individual Person-Centered Therapy, Couples Counseling, Reality Based Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness/Meditation, Yoga CBT.
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, also approved by the State of Florida to be a Clinical Supervisor in FL. I also am licensed the state of TX as a Licensed Professional Counselor. I received my Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Gannon University in Erie, PA in 1998, and then a Masters of Education in Counseling from the University of Houston-Victoria in Houston, TX in 2002.
I have over 20 years of experience working in the field of Education and Mental Health. I am currently working as an LPC and LMHC for Teladoc as a mental health counselor, and in the recent past as a Director of Telehealth at an outpatient facility in Fort Myers, FL providing individual counseling services for children, adolescents, and adults. I have also worked in the FL and TX schools as a K-8 Teacher, School Counselor, Professional Development District Resource Teacher, and Behavior Specialist for children and adolescents.
I am an Army Reserve Veteran and a Steelers fan born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. I love traveling and spending time with family and friends and enjoy the beach, snowmobiling, running and yoga.
Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Divorce and Separation, Emptiness, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation/Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
FL LMHC mh9064
TX LPC 19565
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I’ve only tt her once - but do feel a trust and reassurance with her
Written on Feb 07, 2023 after therapy with Kimberly for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, sleeping disorders, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coaching, and adhd