Valerie Allen

EdD, NCSP, CRC, CCM

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Valerie Allen, EdD, NCSP, CRC, CCM in Melbourne
(321) 710-2195 Website

Valerie Allen

EdD, NCSP, CRC, CCM


Location

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

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Dr. Valerie Allen specialises in working with children, adolecents, 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 is the author of a self-help book, Beyond the Inkblots: Confusion to Harmony, available at libraries, Amazon, and as a ebook.

Dr. Allen is state licensed and a nationally board certified School Psychologist, Case Manager, and Rehabilitation Counselor. 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.

Dr. Allen has been in private practice for over 20 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.

Qualifications

  • School: Florida Atlantic University
  • Year Graduated: 1982
  • License No. and State: SS0257 Florida

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $70 - $120
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Bay Care
  • Beech Street
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CCN
  • Cigna
  • Corporate Care Works
  • Deer Oaks
  • EAPs
  • Great-West Life
  • HIP | Health Plan of New York
  • Heritage
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • Humana
  • MHN
  • SAPs
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

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

Location

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

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Behavioral Issues
  • School Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • 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
  • Substance Abuse
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Categories
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Professional Connections

Jeannie Hornell, MA, LMHC, CAP, SAP
Jeannie Hornell, MA, LMHC, CAP, SAP
Counselor known for 11 years

Links

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Last Modified: 16 Feb 2018
Valerie Allen, EdD, NCSP, CRC, CCM in Melbourne

Valerie Allen

EdD, NCSP, CRC, CCM