Margarita Donies

(LMHC, Qualified, Supervisor)

About Me

Hi My name is Margarita Donies and I'm a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida. I have been working in the Mental Health and social services field for over 10 years. I attended Florida International University where I earned a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Nova Southeastern University where I earned a Masters of Science in Mental Health Counseling.

In my years of practice, I have worked with clients that suffer from multiple psychiatric disorders and life altering situations including but not limited to Depression, Anxiety, Grief and Loss. I have also worked with a range of populations: children - adults, homeless, inmates, dual diagnosis. However, I currently specialize in treating Adults utilizing Cognitive Behavioral, Solution Focused and Mindfulness Therapy.

I have also worked in a variety of settings leading me to obtain specialized knowledge of the Health Plan sector with a focus on Medicaid recipients and the public housing sector. I also have experience being the Clinical Director of a Community Mental Health Center prior to entering into private practice .

My commitment is to my client's well-being and the their ability to lead a fulfilling and fruitful life.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Self esteem
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Depression , Coaching , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Emptiness , Read more...

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

Years of Experience: 10

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Languages

English

Spanish


Licensing

LMHC #MH12778 (Expires: 2021-03-31)


Reviews

Written by S.A. on Jul 21, 2020 after counseling with Margarita for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, self esteem, and coping with life changes

I respect and appreciate Margarita and I am super thankful to work with her. She is respectful and understanding. I am completely satisfied with her and she has helped me so much. I value our relationship a lot!

Written by J.E. on Jun 13, 2020 after counseling with Margarita for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, grief, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes

She helps me understand what is going on with myself.