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Yazmine Marimon LMHC, CAP

Yazmine Marimon LMHC, CAP

Verified Credentials

Mental Health Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"I'm a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Certified Sex therapist. I am a Certified Addiction Professional. My goal is to improve your overall wellnes..." read more

Miami, FL 33137

Miami Shores, FL 33138

Yazmine Marimon LMHC, CAP Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 19329

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Alicia C. Lesniak, MS

Alicia C. Lesniak, MS

Verified Credentials

Mental Health Counseling, Psychotherapy, Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults

"I provide therapy that is focused on helping individuals develop the tools and life skills necessary to achieve their goals, get the most out of their inte..." read more

Miami, FL 33137

Alicia C. Lesniak, MS Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 12543

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Denise Leslie-Ann Haye LCSW

Denise Leslie-Ann Haye LCSW

Verified Credentials

Mental Health Counseling, Psychotherapy, Marriage & Family Therapy

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults, Elders

"I believe that the individual is comprised of body, mind and soul. My philosophy is not just addressing the problem that is presented, but the person as a ..." read more

Miami, FL 33126

Denise Leslie-Ann Haye LCSW Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 12800

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Ellen Samimy, LMHC

Ellen Samimy, LMHC

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Mental Health Counseling

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"Experience and passion for therapy helps me connect with all clients who are seeking support and transformation. I work with individuals, families, adults,..." read more

Miami, FL 33129

Ellen Samimy, LMHC Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 09766

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Elizabeth Delicio, PHD candidate, RMHCI

Elizabeth Delicio, PHD candidate, RMHCI

Verified Credentials

Mental Health Counseling

"My approach is to help my clients to learn how to live healthier and happier lives...." read more

Miami, FL 33134

Elizabeth Delicio, PHD candidate, RMHCI Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 23997

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Brittany Wallis, LMFT

Brittany Wallis, LMFT

Verified Credentials

Marriage & Family Therapy

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"My goal is to provide the space for you to feel safe and open in exploring what it is that you want to achieve in your life. Sometimes life presents us wit..." read more

Miami, FL 33166

Brittany Wallis, LMFT Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 18515

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Aynar Alvarez, MSEd, MFT-I

Aynar Alvarez, MSEd, MFT-I

Verified Credentials

Marriage & Family Therapy

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"Psychotherapy is a fascinating process which takes those who undertake it through their innermost world. I strive to be a gentle and compassionate guide th..." read more

Miami, FL 33134

Aynar Alvarez, MSEd, MFT-I Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 18073

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Marva Joy McKenzie

Marva Joy McKenzie

Verified Credentials

Marriage & Family Therapy, Counseling, Psychotherapy

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"Sometimes the challenges we experience in life gets in the way of our personal growth. As a Therapist, a Mother and someone who has gone through many life ..." read more

Miami, FL 33129

Marva Joy McKenzie Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 14859

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Charlene Lewis, LCSW, CAP, CST

Charlene Lewis, LCSW, CAP, CST

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Marriage & Family Therapy, Mental Health Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"As a solution-focused therapist, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. While we can't change diffic..." read more

Miami, FL 33155

Charlene Lewis, LCSW, CAP, CST Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 13504

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Maria Rodriguez, MS, LMFT

Maria Rodriguez, MS, LMFT

Verified Credentials

Marriage & Family Therapy, Coaching

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"My role as a therapist is helping people have emotionally healthy lives. I assist individuals, couples and families to reach their maximum capacity in liv..." read more

Miami, FL 33173

Maria Rodriguez, MS, LMFT Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 11899

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Miami, Florida attracts celebrities, businesses, and sightseers from around the world. Located in Miami-Dade County, the city is home to 413,9001 residents and welcomes thousands of visitors each year who take advantage of the beautiful beaches, trendy shopping, and cultural events. South Beach is a popular destination for beach-goers and the Miami City Ballet, the Vizcaya Museum Gardens, and Bayside Shopping District are just some of the attractions that tourists enjoy. The city is also home to several major league sporting franchises, including the Miami Heat, the Miami Dolphins, and the Miami Marlins.

 

Mental Health Statistics
Florida’s Substance Abuse and Mental Health Program’s (SAMH) Southern Region contracts with the South Florida Behavioral Health Network (SFBHN) to service both Monroe and Miami-Dade Counties. For the years 2011 and 2012, the SFBHN provided care to more than 24,000 adults in the region with serious mental illness. Another 2,000 adults and approximately 15,000 children in the region received service for mental health problems. More than 5,000 children and nearly 13,000 adults living in the southern region received treatment for substance abuse issues. In all, over 387,000 area residents benefited from services provided by the SAMH system of care, including prevention services, mental health services, and substance abuse services2.

 

Access to Recovery in Miami
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health (SAMH) Program is part of the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF), which supports SAMH’s continuing focus on prevention, intervention, education, treatment, and recovery. Through online resources and multiple locations, residents can gain access to valuable reports, tools, articles, and contact information for avenues of help.

 

SAMH provides substance abuse detoxification treatment in an inpatient or outpatient setting. Ongoing treatment involves the individual being treated, as well as his or her family members. Staff members are able to assist individuals in areas relating to family, housing, career, continuous care, medical issues, and long-term treatment and evaluation. Recovery programs include career counseling, employment training, parenting classes, and various support groups. Miami also offers the Access to Recovery (ATR) Client Choice Program3, which allows residents to choose where they receive their addiction and recovery care. Working with a network of community, nonprofit, and faith-based organizations, the city is able to provide a wide variety of options to residents in need of addiction treatment.

 

Miami works hard to address the mental health needs of all its citizens and offers special programs designed to help adults with problems that may interfere with their well-being. Using a comprehensive strategy that includes veterans’ programs, forensic divisions, state and local services, reintegration classes, and specialized treatment, adults can rely on the support of the city to overcome problems and improve quality of life.

 

Children’s Services of SAMH allow for a broad spectrum of care, from infant care to transitional care into adulthood. Service planning and multidisciplinary teams involve community resources, mental health professionals, and family members. The goal of the Family Service Planning Team is to identify the immediate needs of the child and family and to design a program of care to meet those needs4.

 

1 U.S. Department of Commerce, United States Census Bureau. (2013). State & County QuickFacts: Miami, Florida. Retrieved from http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/12/1245000.html

2 Florida Department of Children and Families. (2013). Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Plan 2014-2016. Retrieved from http://www.dcf.state.fl.us/programs/samh/publications/2014-2016%20SAMH%20Services%20Plan.pdf

3 Florida Department of Children and Families. (2013). Treatment for Substance Abuse. Retrieved from http://www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/substance-abuse/treatment-and-detoxification

4 Florida Department of Children and Families. (2013). Children’s Mental Health. Retrieved from http://www.myflfamilies.com/service-programs/mental-health/childrens-mental-health-services