MS, MCAP, LMHC (MH15132)
Nicole is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Certified Master’s Level Addictions Professional, and National Certified Counselor. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in Psychology. She went on to obtain her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Walden University. Her professional experience includes working with children, adolescents, and adults in individual, group, and family counseling.
Nicole has worked with many agencies including community mental health, Department of Children and Family Services, Department of Juvenile Justice, and various substance abuse providers. She has worked extensively with adolescents and adults struggling with addiction issues, and children who are currently in foster placement. Nicole primarily uses evidenced-based approaches including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Motivational Enhancement Therapy. Nicole is also a certified Accelerated Resolution Therapist (ART) (Find out more here: https://acceleratedresolutiontherapy.com/what-is-art/).
Nicole is able to treat most mental health disorders, including depression, anxiety, ADHD, and trauma, and is very experienced in addressing co-occurring substance abuse disorders. Nicole is also experienced working with alternative lifestyles, and LGBTQ+ clients.