Heels to Heal Crisis Counseling Program engages the services of licensed mental health counselors to help survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault receive counseling. The counseling services provided by licensed mental health counselors are funded by Heels to Heal Crisis Counseling Program. The funding for this program is collaborated through community support, donations, and fundraising events.
Heels to Heal Crisis Counseling Program’s Licensed Mental Health counselors provide the following:
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Amy is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Life Coach, Amy has been in the mental health field since 2005 and has a Masters Degree in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling from USF.
She received training at Suncoast Center, Inc, a community mental health center, in the Children’s Outpatient Unit, The Life Center, a grief and trauma counseling center, and Wellspring Oncology. She is currently in private practice in St. Petersburg, FL. Amy has learned to work with people in the most difficult situations, ranging from trauma, grief, illness, victims of crime, relationship issues, and basic family stabilization.With a broad base of training, Amy brings a compassionate approach to improving communication and amassing resources for improving – functioning as real life experience from her clinical training and her own family life.
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Regina Nay-Britt is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Life/ Health Coach and is certified as a Qualified Supervisor in Trauma Resilience. She has been in the field of mental health for over 12 years. She received her Master of Science from Nova Southeastern University while specializing in Mental Health Counseling and earned her license in 2005. Regina has had extensive training by various agencies such as: the Department of Children and Families, Jackson Memorial North (formally known as Parkway Hospital), The Institute for Children and Family Health-Early Steps Program, The Neuropsychiatric Institute and The Trauma Resilience Center. Regina believes in a multi-healing approach including the awareness and mindfulness of physical health, well-being and guiding clients to empower their ability by recognizing their strengths to heal from their negative experiences.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Jennifer Teoli holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Social Work. She is also a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Jennifer has provided services for survivors of sexual trauma for ten years. She has worked in the Child Abuse Recovery program providing counseling for children who were sexually abused. She has also worked in the Sexual Assault Victim Examination program as a crisis counselor and medical assistant. Her experience led her to become the Rape Crisis Advocate for Pinellas County, where she built partnerships with law enforcement agencies, schools, universities, hospitals, and churches. Jennifer was trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, allowing her to provide the most effective treatment and provide the greatest amount of relief as quickly as possible. Jennifer has also been involved in the fight against human trafficking and has served on the Advisory Board for the International Association of Human Trafficking Investigators.
Nationally Registered Art Therapist
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Deborah Clements received her Bachelor’s degree in Special Education from Vanderbilt University, and her Master’s degree in Counseling from Springfield College. She specializes in working with those who have experienced traumatic events and loss. Deborah utilizes both Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and the energy psychology of Emotional Freedom Technique “EFT Tapping” (www.thetappingsolution.com) as a way to support her clients in healing from the physiological and psychological effects of trauma, anxieties, and daily stressors. She also specializes in supporting parents in enhancing their relationships with their children. Deborah’s goal is to support her clients in reconnecting with themselves, others, and their ground of being. She is licensed by the State of Florida as a Mental Health Counselor, is a Certified Advanced EFT Practitioner, and has completed EMDR Levels I and II.
Womens Empowerment Leader
After bleeding to death on Christmas Eve 1995, Sierra’s near death experience led her to indigenous wisdom and culminated in a new mission leading Female Empowerment. Modern medicine saved her life, but did not heal her deeper wounds, leaving her depressed and lost. This experience set Sierra on an inner vision quest and an outdoor adventure across the globe.
Now Sierra is the best-selling author of Goddess to the Core, an international speaker and creator of Boot Camp for Goddesses—a women’s fitness and empowerment event—and the Sierra Bender Empower Method (SBEM)for Personal & Professional Training. SBEM has been clinically researched and proven to empower females by the Department of Psychology at American University in D.C. Sierra is also an award-winning nonprofit advocate and a leader in the female empowerment movement for more than 25 years. She presents workshops at internationally renowned institutions such as Kripalu Center and Omega Institute. She has been featured across the media, including Oprah Radio, CBS, USA Today, Marie Claire, Shape, Yoga Journal, Fit Yoga, Destiny, and Natural Awakenings. Sierra’s extensive clientele include Harvard Law School, the Vanderbilt Cancer Center and Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee, and Olympic athletes. She has worked with Wall Street and Fortune 500 executives from companies like Time Warner, Revlon, American Express, Morgan Stanley, and the NHL.
There is no cost to you. Heels to Heal Crisis Counseling Program will provide funding for your counseling services both individual and group over a 12 week period.
No problem. Heels to Heal Therapy resource program is dedicated to providing counseling needs for individuals that do not have health insurance.
Therapists are Licensed Mental Health counselors that currently have offices conveniently located in Pinellas County. When applicable, Therapist will be able to provide counseling on-site at facility.
You can contact the therapist directly at her office phone number. Mention that you are in need of quality counseling services to be covered by Heels to Heal therapy resource program.