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Dvorah Palmer, M.S.

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Dvorah Palmer is a Florida Licensed Mental Health Counselor and she has been working with children, adolescents, families, and individuals since 2013. Dvorah is a good listener, has a gentle approach, and creates a judgement free space for her clients. She has extensive experience working with child and adolescent issues, such as defiant behaviors at home and at school, as well as delinquent behaviors in the community. Dvorah has helped adolescents eliminate substance abuse, avoid negative peers, and improve performance in school. She has worked with children who have experienced traumatic events such as abuse, neglect, parental substance abuse, natural disasters, and domestic violence.  She believes in empowering the entire family to decrease family conflict, improve positive communication, and increase family cohesiveness. Dvorah also works with individuals to help them with depression and anxiety. She uses a CBT and Solution Focused approach and believes in empowering individuals to live their best life.  

Dvorah earned her Bachelor’s degree in psychology from Florida State University and her Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Louisiana Tech University. Dvorah has worked in a variety of settings such as private practice, in home-community based services, and in alternative school settings. She also has experience with working with schools, probation officers, and the court system to advocate for her clients and help her clients meet their needs.

Dvorah has experience working with the following issues:
- Anxiety & Panic
- Depression
- Trauma  
- Post Traumatic Stress
- Self Esteem
- Low Motivation
- Procrastination
- Body Image
- Relationship Challenges
- Emotion Regulation
- Life Transitions
- Gender Identity
- Grief and Loss
- Anger Management
- Self Harm
- Suicidal Thoughts
- Behavioral Challenges
- Academic Challenges
- Peer Conflict
- Bullying
- Divorce
- Blended Families/Stepfamilies
- Single Parenting
- Co-parenting