I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with an extensive amount of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families for over 10 years. I specialize in working with those suffering from depression, anxiety, and daily life issues. In addition, I provide support for those in the LGBTQ community. Whatever it is that you are struggling with, "Caring Fuentes" is here to help!
My goal is to build a respectful and comfortable relationship in getting you to where you want to be. I know that admitting the possibility that you may need help is hard enough therefore, I applaud you for being here at this very moment. I like to look at counseling as the stepping stones to a healthier, fulfilling, happier life hence, if you are in search for that, you have come to the right place!
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Anger management, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Abandonment, Attachment Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Life Purpose, Post-traumatic Stress, Self-Love, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
FL LMHC MH10778
Very great listener and responds without any bias or sugar-coating. Been gentle enough so that I do not feel scared in my first time in therapy but also deep enough that I am able to find solutions
Written on Dec 24, 2023 after therapy with Stephanie for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, and self esteem
I felt heard and understood when sharing my insecurities with her. She is like a loving and caring mother.
Written on Oct 21, 2023 after therapy with Stephanie for 3 weeks on issues concerning lgbt, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
She makes me feel safe and appreciated. I don’t know what I’d do if it weren’t for her
Written on Aug 15, 2023 after therapy with Stephanie for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, and adhd
A very patient and wonderful therapist. She helped me with what I brought up to her and gave me the tools necessary to sort things out. I recommend her wholeheartedly.
Written on Aug 01, 2023 after therapy with Stephanie for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and compassion fatigue