Coral Springs

 

1725 N. University Drive

Suite 350

Coral Springs, FL 33071

Telephone: (954) 227-2700

Fax: (954) 227-2704

Linda Berlin, Psy.D.

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Psychological Associates

Boca Raton

 

7000 W. Palmetto Park Road

Suite 407

Boca Raton, FL 33433

Telephone: (561) 347-0997

Fax: (561) 347-0996

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How do I know whether I need a psychiatrist or a therapist or both?

A. In general, a therapist would be well-suited to helping you make this decision. Therefore, it is recommended that you make your initial appointment with a therapist in order to assist you with establishing an appropriate and effective course of treatment.

Q. What is the difference between a Psychiatrist, a Psychologist and a Therapist?

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Q. How do I choose a therapist?

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Q. Do we accept insurance and should you use it?

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Q. Which foreign languages do our clinicians speak?

Q. What hours are you open?

A. Our therapist are available Monday through Saturday, including evenings. Our Psychiatrists are available Monday through Friday, including evenings.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michelle Albo, LMHC, CAP

Board Certified Addictions Specialist

 

Michelle Albo, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Florida Board Certified Addictions Professional has been practicing psychotherapy to children adolescents, adults, couples and families for over twenty years.  She earned her Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Nova University in 1991 and has worked in a variety of settings such as a Sexual Assault Treatment Center, Substance Abuse Centers and in both inpatient and outpatient settings for the private and public sectors in the tri-county area.

As a caring, warm professional, she has offered counseling to her patients in the community using a cognitive-behavioral approach and has worked with a myriad of mental disorders including: Depression, Anxiety Disorders, Substance Abuse, Childhood and Adolescent Issues, Bi-Polar Disorders, Addictive Behaviors, Grief and Loss, Couples Conflict, and other family and parenting issues.

Her therapy style helps to empower each individual by assisting them to identify faulty thinking patterns, reframing their negative thoughts through their own positive self-talk  while learning to develop and encompass new strategies to help them move past their difficulties.  She works diligently through goal setting to help her patients by empowering themselves emotionally and cognitively to help them to move forward and live more productive lives.  Her therapy style is cognitive based while using some behavioral techniques.  She provides day and evening hours to complement her patients’ busy schedules.

She works with addictive behaviors, anxiety and depressive issues, as well as works with child, adolescent and adult populations and late life issues.  She is able to relate to a wide range of mental health situations as well as assist each individual family to work together during these difficult times of parenting and stress.  She has worked with families whose children are involved in high performance sports training and has also dealt with those dealing with grief and loss, Her practice is based on this very strong premise of a healthy body works together with a healthy mind.  She is available to provide professional support and life coaching.

If you would like more information about Michelle Albo, LMHC, CAP, please call (954) 227-2700 or (561) 347-0997. Please read Michelle Albo's articles on Addictions and Compulsive Behaviors and Oppositional Defiant Disorder.

 
 
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