Valerie Allen

EdD, NCSP, CCM

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Valerie Allen

EdD, NCSP, CCM


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Dr. Valerie Allen
101 E. New Haven Ave.
Melbourne, FL 32901
(321) 710-2195

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Dr. Valerie Allen specializes in working with children, adolescents, and their families. She works with youngsters who have learning, behavior, medical, and/or social skills issues. She offers supportive counseling, direction, understanding, and referrals for ongoing care. She focuses on life-long skills for positive socialization and independent living. She also provides case management and coordination of related services between schools, colleges, and community agencies. She published a workbook for teens, "Go to the Guidance Office and Ask the Counselor About Career Choices," available on Amazon. Amazon.com/author/valerieallen
Dr. Allen is state-licensed and Nationally Board Certified School Psychologist and Certified Case Manager. She has many years of experience working with at-risk youngsters and families in distress. She also works in crisis care management with individuals and organizations. She has taught students from elementary to post-graduate studies.
Dr. Allen has been in private practice for over 30 years and has been a teacher and guidance counselor in public and private education. She has taught graduate and undergraduate students in teacher preparation and mental health counseling. Her articles on parenting and education have appeared nationwide.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $70 - $125
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna | Aetna Coventry
  • Anthem
  • BayCare
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Beech Street
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Carebridge EAP
  • Cigna
  • Corporate Care Works
  • Deer Oaks
  • E4Health
  • EAP Consultants
  • EAPs
  • Emblem Health of NY
  • EmblemHealth
  • Espyr
  • Florida Blue
  • GHI
  • Great-West Life
  • HIP | Health Plan of New York
  • Health Advocate
  • Heritage
  • Horizaon Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Human Management Services
  • Humana
  • Kepro
  • MHN | Health Net
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Network Advantage
  • New Directions
  • Optum
  • Personal Assistance Services
  • Resource for Living
  • SAPs
  • United Behavioral Health
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • VA Community Care Network (CCN)
  • WorkPlace Options
  • Out of Network
We accept insurance and Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) authorization. Co-payments and co-insurance must be paid with cash or check.
Email me or call (321) 710-2195 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 34 Years
  • License: Florida / SS0257
  • School: Florida Atlantic University
  • Year Graduated: 1982

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: National Association of School Psychologists / 14409
  • Certificate Date: 2020
  • Certificate: Florida Association of School Psychologists / 41684

Location

Dr. Valerie Allen
101 E. New Haven Ave.
Melbourne, FL 32901
(321) 710-2195
Ask about video sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

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Specialties
  • Child
  • Behavioral Issues
  • School Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Choices
  • Career Counseling
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Vocational Exploration
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

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Last Modified: 15 Oct 2020
Valerie Allen, EdD, NCSP, CCM in Melbourne

Valerie Allen

EdD, NCSP, CCM