Dr. Jacquelyn T Somach
Counselor, PhD, LMHC Verified
Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
I have a PhD in clinical psychology and am a licensed mental health counselor and coach. Within my practice I offer a supportive environment in which to explore, learn and grow. We all need a space in our life for the full expression of our thoughts and feelings. My intention is to provide a therapeutic relationship of respect and trust, and caring professional counseling designed to facilitate healing for adults, families and couples. I have experience in positive psychology, and the science of happiness and its application, in clinical practice for a holistic approach to health and well-being.
(941) 584-4760
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Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
I have a PhD in clinical psychology and am a licensed mental health counselor and coach. Within my practice I offer a supportive environment in which to explore, learn and grow. We all need a space in our life for the full expression of our thoughts and feelings. My intention is to provide a therapeutic relationship of respect and trust, and caring professional counseling designed to facilitate healing for adults, families and couples. I have experience in positive psychology, and the science of happiness and its application, in clinical practice for a holistic approach to health and well-being.
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Gary E. Savill, Ph.D., LLC
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34284
Offers online therapy
I most effectively treat persons who have one or more of the following symptoms, and/or issues: depression; anxiety; marital, family, or other relationship problems. I also have expertise in the treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and geriatric mental health issues, including end of life issues. I help persons who are functioning relatively well, but want to increase ability to establish and attain goals; and increase their capacity for happiness and fulfillment in life. I specialize in empowering individuals in their quest for more satisfying romantic, social, and work relationships.
(941) 621-3299
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34284
Offers online therapy
I most effectively treat persons who have one or more of the following symptoms, and/or issues: depression; anxiety; marital, family, or other relationship problems. I also have expertise in the treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and geriatric mental health issues, including end of life issues. I help persons who are functioning relatively well, but want to increase ability to establish and attain goals; and increase their capacity for happiness and fulfillment in life. I specialize in empowering individuals in their quest for more satisfying romantic, social, and work relationships.
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Lonne Lynne Sterling
Counselor, LMHC, CEAP, SAP Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
I have extensive expertise working with individuals, couples and older adolescents on a wide-variety of emotional and behavioral disorders and marital and relationship issues.
As a dedicated professional, I am committed to providing the highest standard of care. I believe therapy is a process, uniquely formed by the bonding relationship between therapist and client, working side-by-side. My objective is to help clients successfuly manage life's problems and challenges and empower them to achieve their therapeutic goals. I am interactive and results oriented. I want clients to receive the best I have to offer in the shortest amount of time possible."
(941) 357-7932
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
I have extensive expertise working with individuals, couples and older adolescents on a wide-variety of emotional and behavioral disorders and marital and relationship issues.
As a dedicated professional, I am committed to providing the highest standard of care. I believe therapy is a process, uniquely formed by the bonding relationship between therapist and client, working side-by-side. My objective is to help clients successfuly manage life's problems and challenges and empower them to achieve their therapeutic goals. I am interactive and results oriented. I want clients to receive the best I have to offer in the shortest amount of time possible."
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Leigh O'Rourke
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
I have been a practicing psychotherapist for over thirty years. My practice consists primarily of individuals (adults and adolescents) dealing with depression, anxiety, loss and low self-esteem. I also work with couples and families struggling with relationship and transition issues.
(941) 735-5959
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
I have been a practicing psychotherapist for over thirty years. My practice consists primarily of individuals (adults and adolescents) dealing with depression, anxiety, loss and low self-esteem. I also work with couples and families struggling with relationship and transition issues.
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Todd Snyder
Counselor, EdD, LMHC Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34284
Whether you’re struggling with anxiety, depressed mood, lack of direction or motivation, or relationship issues, it’s important to know you don’t have to be alone in this journey.
Hello and welcome! Are you feeling stressed, overwhelmed or worried in your life? Have you lost interest in doing things that used to be fulfilling? Are you struggling with the pain or anxiety of something that has happened in your life? Have you tried to solve these problems on your own and come to realize you need help from someone else? If your answer to any of these questions is “yes,”, then you have made the right choice by being here! I know it’s difficult. You’ve quite likely been considering what to do for a very long time. I’m very pleased you’ve found me and taken the courageous step to be here.
(941) 236-5078
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34284
Whether you’re struggling with anxiety, depressed mood, lack of direction or motivation, or relationship issues, it’s important to know you don’t have to be alone in this journey.
Hello and welcome! Are you feeling stressed, overwhelmed or worried in your life? Have you lost interest in doing things that used to be fulfilling? Are you struggling with the pain or anxiety of something that has happened in your life? Have you tried to solve these problems on your own and come to realize you need help from someone else? If your answer to any of these questions is “yes,”, then you have made the right choice by being here! I know it’s difficult. You’ve quite likely been considering what to do for a very long time. I’m very pleased you’ve found me and taken the courageous step to be here.
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Dr. David Liebert, lmhc
Counselor, EdD Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
My practice is limited, as I'm a full time Psychology Professor and Department Chair at a Florida State College. I have over two decades of experience providing psychotherapy and relationship counseling. My clients tell me the hardest thing about reaching out for help is not knowing where to start or who to call. I know I'm a stranger to you, but my hope is you feel comfortable enough to take a risk with me. Please do not hesitate to call me with any questions you may have.
(813) 546-1628
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
My practice is limited, as I'm a full time Psychology Professor and Department Chair at a Florida State College. I have over two decades of experience providing psychotherapy and relationship counseling. My clients tell me the hardest thing about reaching out for help is not knowing where to start or who to call. I know I'm a stranger to you, but my hope is you feel comfortable enough to take a risk with me. Please do not hesitate to call me with any questions you may have.
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Theresa A Benedict
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
As an experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker, I am trained to treat a number of areas, including depression, guilt, anxiety, stressful life changes, grief, relationship issues and impulse control.
It is my goal to assist clients in recognizing and maximizing their strengths so that they can experience more enjoyment in their lives. By providing a safe, supportive and understanding environment I am able to help my clients in making healthy changes. I truly enjoy collaborating with clients to address areas of concern and to facilitate growth. My approach to therapy is non-traditional, solution focused and very effective. Therapy is individualized to the client's needs and goals. I work in both short-term and long-term milieu depending on the client's preferences and needs.
(941) 357-7365
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Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
As an experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker, I am trained to treat a number of areas, including depression, guilt, anxiety, stressful life changes, grief, relationship issues and impulse control.
It is my goal to assist clients in recognizing and maximizing their strengths so that they can experience more enjoyment in their lives. By providing a safe, supportive and understanding environment I am able to help my clients in making healthy changes. I truly enjoy collaborating with clients to address areas of concern and to facilitate growth. My approach to therapy is non-traditional, solution focused and very effective. Therapy is individualized to the client's needs and goals. I work in both short-term and long-term milieu depending on the client's preferences and needs.
Carol Stearn
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
If you are struggling to cope with a difficult relationship, challenging situation, behavioral or lifestyle change, or with intense or confusing feelings, please do not struggle alone.
I offer adult individual, partner and family telehealth therapy, through a user-friendly, HIPAA compliant platform. I accept Medicare and most commercial insurances as well as out-of-pocket payment. I have more than 17 years of experience collaborating with clients to successfully address a variety of behavioral, relationship and challenging life issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, loss, life transitions, substance abuse and infidelity. I utilize a number of therapeutic modalities, depending on the issue to be addressed, including cognitive behavioral, humanistic, self psychology, motivational interviewing and EMDR.
(941) 202-5674
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Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
If you are struggling to cope with a difficult relationship, challenging situation, behavioral or lifestyle change, or with intense or confusing feelings, please do not struggle alone.
I offer adult individual, partner and family telehealth therapy, through a user-friendly, HIPAA compliant platform. I accept Medicare and most commercial insurances as well as out-of-pocket payment. I have more than 17 years of experience collaborating with clients to successfully address a variety of behavioral, relationship and challenging life issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, loss, life transitions, substance abuse and infidelity. I utilize a number of therapeutic modalities, depending on the issue to be addressed, including cognitive behavioral, humanistic, self psychology, motivational interviewing and EMDR.
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Ellen C Ferguson
Counselor, LMHC, MA Verified
Venice, FL 34292
Are you or a loved one struggling with stress, anxiety or depression? Are your coping skills helping or hurting you? In life, we all experience times when we struggle whether it be with guilt, shame, grief/loss, relationship issues or adjustment to change. With a little help, we can move through this and get to a brighter life. In the 20 years I have been a therapist I have helped many people with these issues. One of my favorite quotes is “If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got. If you want something different, do something different.” Counseling is the process that can help with this.
(941) 304-5250
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Venice, FL 34292
Are you or a loved one struggling with stress, anxiety or depression? Are your coping skills helping or hurting you? In life, we all experience times when we struggle whether it be with guilt, shame, grief/loss, relationship issues or adjustment to change. With a little help, we can move through this and get to a brighter life. In the 20 years I have been a therapist I have helped many people with these issues. One of my favorite quotes is “If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got. If you want something different, do something different.” Counseling is the process that can help with this.
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Paul Zitowitz
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, LCSW Verified
Venice, FL 34285
We look forward to establishing a relationship with you and assisting you in achieving your optimal self.
Mr. Paul Zitowitz has more than 25 years experience working with adults dealing with issues of mood disorders (depressions, stress, anxiety, etc.); and normal life transitions. This experience includes marital therapy as well as the use of hypnosis for weight reduction, smoking cessation, pain management and stress. He also has experience in treating insomnia without medication. He specializes in PTSD; trauma (both childhood and adult); mood disorders (depression, anxiety; panic attacks); gender identity support, insomnia.
(941) 584-8931
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Venice, FL 34285
We look forward to establishing a relationship with you and assisting you in achieving your optimal self.
Mr. Paul Zitowitz has more than 25 years experience working with adults dealing with issues of mood disorders (depressions, stress, anxiety, etc.); and normal life transitions. This experience includes marital therapy as well as the use of hypnosis for weight reduction, smoking cessation, pain management and stress. He also has experience in treating insomnia without medication. He specializes in PTSD; trauma (both childhood and adult); mood disorders (depression, anxiety; panic attacks); gender identity support, insomnia.
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Dale Simpson
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Venice, FL 34285
We look forward to establishing a relationship with you and assisting you in achieving your optimal self.
When you or family members are hurting, you need competent, experienced psychological help. Training and experience for a doctor of psychology is significantly different than that of masters level counselors. While there are good counselors for certain types of clients, you want a doctor's perspective for your assessment and treatment. I bring a caring heart and years of experience in private practice to our sessions. Furthermore, my training includes graduate level education focusing upon the integration of psychology and faith. Get the expertise and experience you need in a consultant. Contact me to get your healing started.
(941) 357-1552
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Venice, FL 34285
We look forward to establishing a relationship with you and assisting you in achieving your optimal self.
When you or family members are hurting, you need competent, experienced psychological help. Training and experience for a doctor of psychology is significantly different than that of masters level counselors. While there are good counselors for certain types of clients, you want a doctor's perspective for your assessment and treatment. I bring a caring heart and years of experience in private practice to our sessions. Furthermore, my training includes graduate level education focusing upon the integration of psychology and faith. Get the expertise and experience you need in a consultant. Contact me to get your healing started.
Carol Stearn
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LICSW Verified
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
If you are struggling to cope with a difficult relationship, challenging situation, behavioral or lifestyle change, or with intense or confusing feelings, please do not struggle alone.
I offer adult individual, partner and family telehealth therapy, through a user-friendly, HIPAA compliant platform. I accept Medicare and most commercial insurances as well as out-of-pocket payment. I have more than 17 years of experience collaborating with clients to successfully address a variety of behavioral, relationship and challenging life issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, loss, life transitions, substance abuse and infidelity. I utilize a number of therapeutic modalities, depending on the issue to be addressed, including cognitive behavioral, humanistic, self psychology, motivational interviewing and EMDR.
(508) 568-6226
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Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
If you are struggling to cope with a difficult relationship, challenging situation, behavioral or lifestyle change, or with intense or confusing feelings, please do not struggle alone.
I offer adult individual, partner and family telehealth therapy, through a user-friendly, HIPAA compliant platform. I accept Medicare and most commercial insurances as well as out-of-pocket payment. I have more than 17 years of experience collaborating with clients to successfully address a variety of behavioral, relationship and challenging life issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, loss, life transitions, substance abuse and infidelity. I utilize a number of therapeutic modalities, depending on the issue to be addressed, including cognitive behavioral, humanistic, self psychology, motivational interviewing and EMDR.
Elizabeth Kramer
Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, MA, CAGS, LPC, RYT 200 Verified
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
I am Holistic Counselor and use an holistic approach to psychotherapy which targets the mind, body and spirit. I combine traditional therapies with spiritual and innovative practices in a safe supportive environment. I use a person-centered process to help guide clients toward healing and self-fulfillment. My focus is to assist clients with personal self-growth, self confidence, mid-life challenges and relationship issues. I am open to individuals, couples, and families.
(959) 210-1027
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Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
I am Holistic Counselor and use an holistic approach to psychotherapy which targets the mind, body and spirit. I combine traditional therapies with spiritual and innovative practices in a safe supportive environment. I use a person-centered process to help guide clients toward healing and self-fulfillment. My focus is to assist clients with personal self-growth, self confidence, mid-life challenges and relationship issues. I am open to individuals, couples, and families.
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Rachel Funnell
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34284
Offers online therapy
My specialties include marriage/relationship conflict, parenting, disruptive child behaviors, family conflict, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, ADHD, and struggles with social skills.
"If you always do what you have always done then you will always get what you have always gotten." Are you tired of always getting the same result in relationships or with family members or with your kids? If so, then it's time to do something different. Take a chance in therapy with me. I am a strength-based, solution focused, marriage and family therapist with a solid CBT foundation that desires to help you and your partner, your family and/or your children find a different way of handling life's challenges.
(941) 357-4090
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34284
Offers online therapy
My specialties include marriage/relationship conflict, parenting, disruptive child behaviors, family conflict, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, ADHD, and struggles with social skills.
"If you always do what you have always done then you will always get what you have always gotten." Are you tired of always getting the same result in relationships or with family members or with your kids? If so, then it's time to do something different. Take a chance in therapy with me. I am a strength-based, solution focused, marriage and family therapist with a solid CBT foundation that desires to help you and your partner, your family and/or your children find a different way of handling life's challenges.
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Karen L Hildreth
Counselor, MA, LMHC, Supervi Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34292
Offers online therapy
Tired of feeling shackled to events that happened in your past, or of finding yourself in the same relationship rut? Do you want to manage the stress in your life and feel more at peace with yourself? Sometimes talking to someone who is not in your circle of friends and loved ones can help you to see the problem differently or more clearly. Talking to a licensed professional can help you to gain perspective of the issue and decide and act upon new solutions to old problems. I want to help you. Call today for a free consultation.
(941) 404-4435
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34292
Offers online therapy
Tired of feeling shackled to events that happened in your past, or of finding yourself in the same relationship rut? Do you want to manage the stress in your life and feel more at peace with yourself? Sometimes talking to someone who is not in your circle of friends and loved ones can help you to see the problem differently or more clearly. Talking to a licensed professional can help you to gain perspective of the issue and decide and act upon new solutions to old problems. I want to help you. Call today for a free consultation.
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Jennifer Lieberman
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34286
Offers online therapy
We work together on issues including transitions, identity issues, depression, anxiety, trauma, reinvigorating relationship, healing after broken commitments, and should a couple want to dissolve the relationship, trying to do so in a way that honors the history of love and relationship.
I enjoy engaging with people about their lives, hearing what matters to them, what's meaningful, and encouraging them to live lives in alignment with those preferences. I partner with people to feel the permission really to be alive. I find it important to keep the work connected to what clients value; that fuels the resilience to tolerate change, hard conversations, and uncomfortable feelings (common elements of therapy). Given this, my ideal client/s is interested in feeling more self-acceptance, capacity to tolerate others, and to face unhelpful, old patterns with love in order to encourage choice and the possibility of change.
(650) 209-7025
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34286
Offers online therapy
We work together on issues including transitions, identity issues, depression, anxiety, trauma, reinvigorating relationship, healing after broken commitments, and should a couple want to dissolve the relationship, trying to do so in a way that honors the history of love and relationship.
I enjoy engaging with people about their lives, hearing what matters to them, what's meaningful, and encouraging them to live lives in alignment with those preferences. I partner with people to feel the permission really to be alive. I find it important to keep the work connected to what clients value; that fuels the resilience to tolerate change, hard conversations, and uncomfortable feelings (common elements of therapy). Given this, my ideal client/s is interested in feeling more self-acceptance, capacity to tolerate others, and to face unhelpful, old patterns with love in order to encourage choice and the possibility of change.
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James Lemli
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
I have extensive experience working with OCD, specific fears and phobias, panic, autism, social skills, panic disorder, as well as depressive disorders and relationship concerns.
I am a licensed clinical psychologist with 30 years experience. I have a warm, caring approach to therapy. Specific research supported therapies include cognitive-behavioral therapy, mindfulness, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), exposure and response prevention, prolonged exposure, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), schema therapy, and relaxation techniques. Therapy is guided by a thorough case formulation and individualized treatment planning for each person's unique needs.
(941) 806-7780
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34285
Offers online therapy
I have extensive experience working with OCD, specific fears and phobias, panic, autism, social skills, panic disorder, as well as depressive disorders and relationship concerns.
I am a licensed clinical psychologist with 30 years experience. I have a warm, caring approach to therapy. Specific research supported therapies include cognitive-behavioral therapy, mindfulness, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), exposure and response prevention, prolonged exposure, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), schema therapy, and relaxation techniques. Therapy is guided by a thorough case formulation and individualized treatment planning for each person's unique needs.
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Robert Stephenson
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34292
We look forward to establishing a relationship with you and assisting you in achieving your optimal self.
Dr. Stephenson has a doctoral degree in clinical psychology, specializing in Pediatric Neuropsychology. He performs a wide variety of psychological and neuropsychological evaluations for children (ADHD, LD, Gifted, Behavior) and adults (memory disorders, dementia, etc.). Dr. Stephenson is a part of the Comprehensive MedPsych Systems (CMPS) team, a private interdisciplinary behavioral health practice that offers a broad range individualized and empirically-based psychiatric, evaluation, and therapeutic services for children, adolescents, adults, and families. I OFFER SERVICES IN OUR SARASOTA & LAKEWOOD RANCH OFFICES.
(941) 234-0872
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34292
We look forward to establishing a relationship with you and assisting you in achieving your optimal self.
Dr. Stephenson has a doctoral degree in clinical psychology, specializing in Pediatric Neuropsychology. He performs a wide variety of psychological and neuropsychological evaluations for children (ADHD, LD, Gifted, Behavior) and adults (memory disorders, dementia, etc.). Dr. Stephenson is a part of the Comprehensive MedPsych Systems (CMPS) team, a private interdisciplinary behavioral health practice that offers a broad range individualized and empirically-based psychiatric, evaluation, and therapeutic services for children, adolescents, adults, and families. I OFFER SERVICES IN OUR SARASOTA & LAKEWOOD RANCH OFFICES.
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Jennifer Wheat
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
I work with premarital and married couples, and adults facing anxiety, depression, grief/loss, relationship issues, parenting challenges, life transitions and women's issues.
As a committed Christian, I can tell you that we are not exempt from trouble. Sometimes the troubles and losses we experience can cause anxiety, stress, depression, hopelessness and despair. If you experience these things, the wise and courageous thing to do is to ask for help. My counseling style is supportive and compassionate, yet challenging when necessary. If you choose to work with me, I will integrate our Christian faith and value system along with evidence-based treatment strategies to help you move from hopelessness toward freedom and healing.
(941) 300-0223
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34293
Offers online therapy
I work with premarital and married couples, and adults facing anxiety, depression, grief/loss, relationship issues, parenting challenges, life transitions and women's issues.
As a committed Christian, I can tell you that we are not exempt from trouble. Sometimes the troubles and losses we experience can cause anxiety, stress, depression, hopelessness and despair. If you experience these things, the wise and courageous thing to do is to ask for help. My counseling style is supportive and compassionate, yet challenging when necessary. If you choose to work with me, I will integrate our Christian faith and value system along with evidence-based treatment strategies to help you move from hopelessness toward freedom and healing.
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John Mann
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Office is near:
Venice, FL 34286
Offers online therapy
My philosophy in helping has always focused on the person and the fostering of a relationship.
Hello, my name is John Mann and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1980. I have experience working with mental health, adjustment disorders, relationship dynamics, self esteem, anxiety, depression, life change, trauma, relationship issues, family dynamics, and substance abuse issues with young adults, adults and older adults. I do not believe that people are “broken”, needing to be fixed by a professional. I believe that there are many approaches towards achieving a goal and that working together is the key to establishing an effective and sustainable treatment approach.
(941) 241-2261
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Office is near:
Venice, FL 34286
Offers online therapy
My philosophy in helping has always focused on the person and the fostering of a relationship.
Hello, my name is John Mann and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1980. I have experience working with mental health, adjustment disorders, relationship dynamics, self esteem, anxiety, depression, life change, trauma, relationship issues, family dynamics, and substance abuse issues with young adults, adults and older adults. I do not believe that people are “broken”, needing to be fixed by a professional. I believe that there are many approaches towards achieving a goal and that working together is the key to establishing an effective and sustainable treatment approach.

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Relationship Issues Therapists
While need for human connection appears to be innate, the ability to form healthy, loving relationships is learned. Some evidence suggests that the ability to form a stable relationship starts to form in infancy, in a child's earliest experiences with a caregiver who reliably meets the infant's needs for food, care, warmth, protection, stimulation, and social contact. Such relationships are not destiny, but they are theorized to establish deeply ingrained patterns of relating to others. The end of a relationship, however, is often a source of great psychological anguish.

If you're looking for a Venice relationship therapist, these professionals provide relationship therapy and counseling in Venice.