Vivas Counseling Services, LLC

Counselor, LMHC, CST, MS, EdS

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Vivas Counseling Services, LLC, LMHC, CST, MS, EdS, Counselor in Port Saint Lucie
(772) 617-6891 Website

Vivas Counseling Services, LLC

Counselor, LMHC, CST, MS, EdS


Location

Vivas Counseling Services, LLC
Port Saint Lucie, Florida 34952
Call Mrs. Valerie Richards
(772) 617-6891
Other Location +

Additional Location

Vivas Counseling Services, LLC
201 SW Flagler Ave
Stuart, Florida 34994
(772) 245-7608

Live Life to the Fullest

Vive Ut Vivas means "live as if to live". That statement is exactly what we want to help our clients to do. Through therapy, we want to provide clients with the tools that they need to live their lives to the fullest and to discover the potential that they have within themselves. Specialties Include: Sex Therapy, Depression, Anxiety, Family/ Relationship Issues, Substance Abuse and more. At Vivas Counseling Services, LLC, we strive to provide an environment free from judgement where clients can comfortably address sexual and other issues in a completely confidential environment with a therapist who has training specific to the client's needs.

Mission Statement

The mission of Vivas Counseling Services, LLC is to provide specialized therapeutic services to individuals, couples and families via licensed professionals with additional training and experience in their identified areas of specialty.

The owner of Vivas Counseling is Valerie Richards, LMHC, CST, EdS. She also sees clients. We are happy to also have Raymond Stephens, LCSW on staff to see clients. Call today to set up an appointment with one of our great therapists.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 5 Years
  • License No. and State: MH12579 Florida

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • ACI Specialty Benefits
  • E4Health
  • MINES
  • Victims' Compensation Fund
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Vivas Counseling Services, LLC's Groups

Out of Control Sexual Behaviors

This is a group for adults who are experiencing out of control sexual behaviors, meaning they feel they are unable to control their sexual actions or decisions and this has negatively impacted an area of their life or could impact their life in a negative way. This is a therapy group. Group is $20 per client per week. Please call 772-932-8482 for more information and to reserve a spot in the group.

More about this group

teen survivors group

Teen Group is now available for all teens ages 13-19 who have experienced trauma including sexual abuse/exploitation, physical/emotional abuse, neglect, and other trauma. This group is offered by a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Certified Sex Therapist with a long history working with adolescents and teens and specialized training in working with sexual issues and trauma. This is a therapy group which incorporates techniques from various modalities addressing different kinds of trauma. There is no charge for this group.

More about this group

Location

Vivas Counseling Services, LLC
Port Saint Lucie, Florida 34952
Call Mrs. Valerie Richards
(772) 617-6891
Other Location +

Additional Location

Vivas Counseling Services, LLC
201 SW Flagler Ave
Stuart, Florida 34994
(772) 245-7608
Specialties
  • Sex Therapy
  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Categories
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Integrative
  • Intervention
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sex therapy
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Video Counseling

Professional Connections

Links

Our Website
Last Modified: 10 Oct 2018
Vivas Counseling Services, LLC, LMHC, CST, MS, EdS, Counselor in Port Saint Lucie

Vivas Counseling Services, LLC

Counselor, LMHC, CST, MS, EdS