Jessica Richards

Counselor, LMHC

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Jessica Richards, LMHC, Counselor in Longwood
(407) 792-5283 Website

Jessica Richards

Counselor, LMHC


Location

The Center of Life Counseling
300 N Ronald Reagan Blvd
Suite 302
Longwood, Florida 32750
(407) 792-5283

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Additional Location

The Center of Life Counseling
451 E Altamonte Drive
Altamonte Springs, Florida 32701
(407) 792-5283
ANXIETY, FEAR, PANIC. If overwhelming stress and anxiety, panic or fear are negatively impacting your relationships, I can help. If constant nervousness has you feeling hopeless, together we will decrease anxiety and regain hope. I specialize in supporting individuals experiencing symptoms of depression, anxiety, and trauma related to interpersonal relationships. I will support you in your journey as you increase relationship satisfaction and reduce relationships fears, worries and together we will eliminate anxiety. Relationships don't have to be painful, you deserve happy, healthy, safe and secure relationships.
When you visit me, we'll develop a personalized plan just for you. Together we'll write down our goals and develop a plan of just how to accomplish them. Don't wait any longer! Call me today and let's get started!
Choosing to work with a counselor can be one of the most difficult-yet rewarding-decisions you will ever make. Waiting rarely helps. Start today. Our office is standing by. We answer live 7 days a week!

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • School: Nova Southeastern University
  • Year Graduated: 2013
  • License No. and State: MH 15066 Florida

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: Nova Southeastern University / M.S. Mental Health Counseling
  • Year graduated: 2013
  • License No. and State: IMH11745 Florida Board of Mental Health Counselors
  • License No. and State: MH 15066 Florida Board of Mental Health Counselors

Location

The Center of Life Counseling
300 N Ronald Reagan Blvd
Suite 302
Longwood, Florida 32750
(407) 792-5283

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website

Other Location +

Additional Location

The Center of Life Counseling
451 E Altamonte Drive
Altamonte Springs, Florida 32701
(407) 792-5283
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Abandonment
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Categories
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Adlerian
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Video Counseling

Professional Connections

Camille McDaniel, LPC
Camille McDaniel, LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor Colleague, known for 4 years
Cindy Blecha, MA, LMHC, MCC
Cindy Blecha, MA, LMHC, MCC
Counselor Colleague, known for 4 years
Ms. Debbie Sawicki-Lake, MA, LMHC
Ms. Debbie Sawicki-Lake, MA, LMHC
Counselor Partner, known for 4 years
Ms. Beliza Perez, LMHC, MA
Ms. Beliza Perez, LMHC, MA
Counselor Colleague, known for 4 years
Kim Openo, LAPC, DCC
Kim Openo, LAPC, DCC
Counselor Classmate, known for 4 years
Ms. Stefanie Meyer-Goodwin, MA, LMHC, LMFT, NCC, CCMHC
Ms. Stefanie Meyer-Goodwin, MA, LMHC, LMFT, NCC, CCMHC
Counselor Colleague, known for 3 years
Dr. Connie Clark, Ph.D, LMHC, CST, MAC, SRT
Dr. Connie Clark, Ph.D, LMHC, CST, MAC, SRT
Counselor Colleague, known for 5 years
Tanya Alvarado, MA, LMHC
Tanya Alvarado, MA, LMHC
Counselor Colleague, known for 3 years
Ms. Stephanie Konter-O'Hara, MA, LPC, RYT
Ms. Stephanie Konter-O'Hara, MA, LPC, RYT
Licensed Professional Counselor Friend, known for 4 years
Ms. Krista Miles, LMHC, RYT
Ms. Krista Miles, LMHC, RYT
Counselor Colleague, known for 4 years
Christina Suarez, MA, LMHC
Christina Suarez, MA, LMHC
Counselor Colleague, known for 3 years
Mr. Isaac Vazquez, MS, LMHC, LMFT
Mr. Isaac Vazquez, MS, LMHC, LMFT
Counselor Friend, known for 4 years
Andria Estrella-Roa, LMFT
Andria Estrella-Roa, LMFT
Marriage & Family Therapist Colleague, known for 3 years
Richard Tifft
Richard Tifft
Marriage & Family Therapist Intern
Ms. Tara Spears, LMFT, LMHC, Sex, The
Ms. Tara Spears, LMFT, LMHC, Sex, The
Marriage & Family Therapist
Jessica is an innovator in Florida who has paved the way for a great peer support program for beginning counselors & student in FL. Counseling takes alot of work & with the support of peers, it is easier. She is using not only her amazing clinical skills, but her networking skills to bring others to this great program!
Kim Openo, LAPC, DCC
Kim Openo, LAPC, DCC
Counselor Classmate, known for 4 years
Kim Openo, LAPC, DCC
Kim Openo, LAPC, DCC
Counselor Classmate, known for 4 years
Kimberly is a remarkable person both personally and professionally. She presents with a truly inspirational personality that is both energetic and invigorating and as she paves the way for a great peer support program for beginning counselors & students in GA, I believe she will inspire many others as well. She is not only using her amazing clinical skills, but also her networking and research skills to help grow happy and healthy counselors across GA!

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Last Modified: 12 Apr 2018
Jessica Richards, LMHC, Counselor in Longwood

Jessica Richards

Counselor, LMHC