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Lauderhill Counseling Services

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  • 25 years in business
  • 136 hires on Thumbtack
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Randi A.
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Mitch is very warm, caring and uplifting. My husband and I found our session with him very helpful. Mitch communicated his thoughts and experiences with us very clearly and after our session, we felt renewed and inspired. It was more of a coaching session than counseling, however it was just what we needed. We are looking forward to seeing Mitch again.

  • 8 years in business
  • 214 hires on Thumbtack
Monica B.
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Very straightforward and honest counseling! Helped us a lot by just letting us find our own shortcomings. Definitely recommend Matthew for marriage counseling.

Opus Counseling & Consulting
from 21 reviews
  • 6 years in business
  • 19 hires on Thumbtack
Lindsay B.
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Kristy is one of the best therapists I have ever had the pleasure of working with. She has helped me grow as an individual and to overcome a lot of trauma from my past.

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Douglas Counseling
from 19 reviews
  • 3 years in business
  • 40 hires on Thumbtack
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Francesca B.
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Service provided was relationship counseling. Very helpful! Greg Made great suggestions for us to work on and it definitely improved our relationship and made it better.

Dr. Susie Mendelsohn, PA
from 19 reviews
  • 24 years in business
  • 25 hires on Thumbtack
Cathy S.
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I am the parent of a young woman who receives counseling from Dr. Susie for an eating disorder. Dr. Mendelsohn, without a doubt, saved her life through her expert counseling, her compassion and humor. Dr. Susie was also very focused on working with the family throughout the entire process. She went far beyond my expectations in giving of herself and time to help my daughter in her recovery. I cannot recommend her highly enough for anyone facing the challenges of an eating disorder.

  • 23 years in business
Christina C.
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Lynne Healey is a licensed clinician with tons of experience. Her level of compassion and love for what she does surpasses most other therapists/clinicians/treatment centers. She is great one on one and in big groups and pours love into everyone she encounters. Her methods of treatment have been very successful and I speak firsthand as a former client of hers. Lynne is a true professional that genuinely cares.

Arthur Strauss LCSW
from 9 reviews
  • 22 years in business
  • 8 hires on Thumbtack
Ann Y.
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I have been seeing Mr. Strauss for almost a year, and I would not change seeing him to see anyone else! I was having transportation issues, and he came to my house to make sure I still got the counseling services I needed! When I talk to him I feel like I am talking to my best friend..I love that he really goes out of his way to help me in any way he can, and really listens, and brings a smile to my face; even when I am in so much pain!

  • 12 years in business
  • 2 hires on Thumbtack
Amanda V.
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Nadine is a wonderful human and a great counselor I look forward to each session and to connecting with her at a spiritual level.

John Pierre
from 7 reviews
  • 26 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Beatrice S.
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He is extremely caring and considerate. John Pierre defiantly understand the concept of privacy. I respect what he does and his ability to be partial to be fair, to be understanding. I have recommended others to him. When I actually thought my marriage would be over speaking and having the counseling sessions with him has saved my marriage and we are now at 22 years of marriage. We appreciate him and we thank him for sharing his wisdom.

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Kit Robison
from 6 reviews
  • 12 years in business
  • 9 hires on Thumbtack
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Dalizbel B.
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Kit you were amazing to work with and my bride and groom spoke highly of you and encouraged your counseling classes as well. I look forward to working with you in future weddings.

Signature Coaching Services
from 6 reviews
  • 20 years in business
  • 13 hires on Thumbtack
David O.
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Great marriage counseling and advice. I would highly recommend her services.

Katie Yount, M.Ed., LMHC
from 3 reviews
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Melissa G.
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Katie is always professional, dependable, and empathetic. It is very apparent that she is well educated in her field. She also has an innate ability to make you feel comfortable; a trait that is hard to learn from books. She's a blend of knowledge and compassion that I think is the cornerstone of counseling!

  • 19 years in business
  • 1 hire on Thumbtack

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  • 9 years in business
  • 3 hires on Thumbtack

Our Approach: Wellspring's skilled, licensed counselors offer a variety of therapeutic treatments. Our holistic approach to mental health encourages our clients to address the physical, intellectual, emotional, social, behavioral, and spiritual aspects of their lives.

  • 2 years in business
Brandon B.
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Jodi is an amazing therapist, she has a very unique view on things and it's very beneficial for seeing multiple perspectives. She also does very thourough trauma work and knows exactly how to approach a variety of situations. If you're looking to do some real work on yourself then I highly recommend Jodi.


Tianna is a natural intuitive, healer, soul medium, teacher and initiated shaman practitioner. She brings well over a decade of experience to her spiritual awareness, divine devotion and alternative healing. Allow Tianna to guide you to your true soul's purpose and infuse you with the courage and energy to gracefully move forward. Learn to experience the fullness of your beauty, know your own wisdom and release self-doubt and negative thinking once and for all. Tianna is devoted to connecting women with their highest wisdom and assisting to raise the divine consciousness of all women. Tianna's services include the following: * Intuitive Counseling * Emotional Wellness Coaching * Poetry Therapy * Life Coaching * Vocational and Career Counseling * Addiction Counseling * School Counseling * Family and Child Counseling * Rehabilitation Counseling * Military Counseling She is also a shamanic practitioner.


Dr. Arvon has owned Arvon and Associates in Counseling for the past 30 years. She is also the Director of Behavioral Medicine and Wellness at the world renown Pritikin Longevity Center. Dr. Arvon is a published author and national speaker.

  • 25 years in business

I use a cognitive behavioral strategy for most my patients/clients. I have found that this is most effective in bringing about the most immediately crises as well as long standing issues or concerns. I an genuinely empathic, understanding, and have excellent listening skills. I also find my genuineness, respect for all patients/clients is quick to bring about a sense of mutual respect and a sense of working together. My education and over 15 years in the field have an accumulated effectiveness for all concerns. I am engaged in Individual, Group, and Family Therapy for several years. I practice with a age groups: Preschoolers, Grade School, Teens, Adults and Geriatrics.


New Horizons Counseling Services will equip its clients with the emotional and cognitive skills necessary to reconstruct their lives. Its treatment specialization includes the following: * Clinical Evaluation * Anger Management * Alcohol and Drug Therapy For DUI and Court-Mandated Clients * Substance Abuse Evaluation * Substance Abuse Recovery * Relapse Prevention and Education * Codependency Issues * Aftercare Planning * Divorce Recovery * Co-Parenting Issues * Couple's Therapy * Family Therapy * Work and Career Issues * Stress Management * Conflict Resolution * Life Coaching * Depression * Anxiety

  • 8 years in business

In this day and age, individuals might get frustrated and stressed. Enliven will help the individual or corporation look for alternatives to reach their goal or get from point A to point B. The same could be said for families or teams. Enliven focuses on life, health, business, and career. Enliven will be there to help clients reach a goal by focusing on where they intend to go. Enliven will go that extra mile in motivating and encouraging for a brighter future for the client. In an ideal and well-established relationship in any of the aforementioned areas, the impact is limitless by helping people maximize their goals which can definitely change lives. One-on-one coaching is strictly confidential. This gives you the opportunity to open up without fear of judgment from anyone. Enliven will be your sounding board and help you evolve and transition to the life you want. We will help support you and help define your goals. We will discuss all scenarios and possibilities. Enliven will teach you tools to utilize so you can reach your full potential. I work with clients nationwide.


The Toby Center staff have all personally experienced family change. Many are licesed mental health counselors, others experienced and certified family mediators and parenting instructors. Our philosophy is to be non judgemental, kind and fair.

Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What is a psychologist?

A psychologist is a professionally trained mental health professional who helps patients navigate challenging life situations or mental health issues. To become a psychologist you must earn a doctoral degree; qualifying degrees include a Ph.D., Psy.D. or Ed.D. To actively practice, a psychologist must be licensed in their state and maintain good standing. Psychologists are trained to administer tests that can evaluate a patient’s cognitive strength and weaknesses, intellectual skills, vocational aptitude and preference, personality characteristics, and neuropsychological functioning, explains the American Psychological Association (APA).

A psychologist meets with patients in an office and may work with a variety of methods, depending on patient need, such as cognitive, behavioral or interpersonal.  According to the APA, common reasons a person may visit a psychologist include:

  • Dealing with depression, anger or anxiety over a long period of time.
  • Help with a chronic condition that is interfering with their lives or physical health.
  • Help with grieving and other abrupt transitions.
  • Overcoming addictions.
  • Managing chronic illness.
  • Breaking old and harmful patterns of thinking or behavior.

What are the types of psychologists?

Psychologists are healthcare professionals who use scientific methods to understand the relationships between the brain, environment and behavior. Psychologists may focus on research — studying how the brain and various environments drive behaviors to better understand the issues that trouble patients and society as a whole — or they may focus on practice — interacting with people using therapeutic methods. The American Psychological Association shares some of the more prevalent types of psychologists:

  • Clinical psychologists assess and treat mental, emotional and behavioral disorders.
  • Cognitive and perceptual psychologists study human perception, thinking and memory.
  • Community psychologists work to strengthen the abilities of communities, settings, organizations and broader social systems to meet people’s needs — such as improving support for victims of natural disasters, or working to improve health policies.
  • Counseling psychologists help people understand and take action on everyday issues, career and work problems, and serious adversity.
  • Developmental psychologists study the psychological development of the human being throughout life.
  • Educational psychologists concentrate on how effective teaching and learning take place.
  • Engineering psychologists conduct research on how people work best with machines.
  • Environmental psychologists study the dynamics of how people interact with their environments.
  • Evolutionary psychologists study how evolutionary principles such as mutation, adaptation and selective fitness influence human thought, feeling and behavior.
  • Experimental psychologists study cognitive processes, comparative psychology (cross-species comparisons), and learning and conditioning.
  • Forensic psychologists apply psychological principles to legal issues.
  • Health psychologists specialize in how biological, psychological and social factors affect health and illness.
  • Industrial/organizational psychologists apply psychological principles and research methods to the workplace to improve productivity, health and the quality of work life.
  • Neuropsychologists and behavioral neuropsychologists explore the relationships between brain systems and behavior.
  • Quantitative and measurement psychologists focus on methods and techniques for designing experiments and analyzing psychological data.
  • Rehabilitation psychologists work with stroke and accident victims, people with mental disabilities, and those with developmental disabilities caused by such conditions as cerebral palsy, epilepsy and autism.
  • School psychologists assess and counsel students, consult with parents and school staff, and conduct behavioral interventions when appropriate.
  • Social psychologists study how a person’s mental life and behavior are shaped by interactions with other people.
  • Sport psychologists help athletes refine their focus on competition goals, become more motivated, and learn to deal with anxiety and fear of failure around competition.

How much do therapists cost?

If you are experiencing a challenging time, have mental health difficulties, or just want professional guidance as you move through life, a therapist can provide relief, tools and structure. The national average cost for a therapist is $80-$100 per hour, although prices may be higher or lower depending on geographic location and the experience and training of the therapist.

Psychiatrists, psychologists and licensed therapists are all health professionals who offer various modalities of therapy. Ask questions about the type of therapy they specialize in (such as cognitive or behavioral, etc.) and their area of expertise (such as grief, anxiety, body image disorders, etc.) to help you find the right fit for your needs. Therapy sessions are typically 50-60 minutes long.  The patient usually meets with the therapist in their office; sessions may also be held remotely (via Skype, etc.) or in a clinical setting. Psychologists, psychiatrists and other therapists who have earned advanced degrees will typically charge higher rates than other licensed therapists. Depending on your diagnosis, your health insurance may cover your therapy costs.

Can a clinical psychologist write prescriptions?

To be able to write a prescription, a clinical psychologist must practice in a state that permits them to do so, and must either have a master’s degree in psychopharmacology or have completed the required advanced training program. According to the American Psychological Association (APA), five states currently permit psychologists to write prescriptions: Idaho, New Mexico, Illinois, Iowa and Louisiana. Many psychologists who are not able to write prescriptions work in partnership with psychiatrists, pediatricians or primary care doctors to help their patients who need medication.

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