Heather Whitefield

Counselor, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today
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Heather Whitefield

Counselor, LMHC

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Lutz, FL 33558
(813) 733-7917
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

Orlando, FL 32801
(813) 733-7917

About

Heather has extensive background and experience working with groups of all ages, adults, children, adolescents and families, providing individual, family & group therapy in outpatient, inpatient, and in-home settings. She has extensive experience and training in trauma/abuse, crisis stabilization and conflict management. Additionally she has experience with collaborating services with DCF, DUI/Drug/Family Courts, Targeted Case Management & Law Enforcement as Family Intervention Clinician, working to reunify families struggling with substance abuse, trauma & negative family dynamics by guiding parents to utilize parenting strategies.
Heather utilizes a variety of treatment approaches including CBT, DBT, Mindfulness, Play Therapy, Circle of Security Parenting, Motivational Interviewing, Brief Strategic Family Therapy, Brief Solution Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Anger Management, Active Parenting, and specifically for trauma/abuse, TF-CBT, Child Parent Psychotherapy and EMDR.
Does your life feel out of control? Are you struggling with being overwhelmed by thoughts and feelings that may be related to anxiety, depression, grief or even trauma? Has it been difficult to concentrate and perform your usual tasks and activities? You are not alone. I understand it can be a bit much and I am here to help.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $80 - $125
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Mastercard, Paypal, Venmo, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • EAP:Cigna
  • EAP:United/Optum
  • Medica
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • UMR
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: Florida / MH15728

Heather Whitefield's Groups

Location

Lutz, FL 33558
(813) 733-7917
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Other Location +

Additional Location

Orlando, FL 32801
(813) 733-7917
Specialties
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Crisis and conflict management
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
  • coping with bullying, gifted children
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Child Parent Psychotherapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • TF-CBT
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Heather Whitefield

Counselor, LMHC