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Debbie Chen(She/Her/Hers)

(She/Her/Hers)
Master of Science, MS - Mental Health Counseling
Florida
Adjustment difficulties & disorders- Anxiety -Codependency- Depression- Trauma-Mood disorders-
AboutSpecialtiesLocationsInsurance & Fees

Professional statement

Debbie Chen is a licensed mental health counselor practicing in Florida. Drawing from her diverse experience, she assists clients facing various mental health challenges including depressive disorders, anxiety, mood disorders, and adjustment disorders. Employing clinically proven methods such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Person-Centered approaches, she guides her clients towards improved mental well-being.

Driven by the motto "true fulfillment comes from helping others," Debbie's choice to become a therapist stems from her lifelong aspiration to make a meaningful impact on individuals' lives. She relishes the opportunity to navigate unpredictable conversations, witness her clients experience breakthrough moments, and find pathways to personal growth. Known for her exceptional listening skills, she views herself as a facilitator for her clients' journey toward optimal mental functioning.

Debbie’s approach to care is empathetic, goal-oriented, and tailored to each client's unique needs and preferences. She believes in the importance of building a strong therapeutic alliance based on trust and mutual respect, enabling her clients to feel comfortable and empowered throughout the therapeutic process. She aims to provide a supportive and collaborative environment where clients can explore their concerns and develop practical strategies for improvement.


Message to clients

I'm passionate about helping others reach their full potential! As your therapist, I promise to provide you with a safe and welcoming space to feely express your thoughts and emotions. Whether you're struggling with your mental health or simply seeking personal growth and development, I'm here to support you on your journey towards greater well-being and fulfillment. Give our front office a call or fill out our online form to get started. Ask to be paired with me and we'll get started on your journey towards being your best self!

I'm looking forward to meeting you!

Debbie Chen, LMHC


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 6 years


Barry University , M.S.C., 2018

Licensure

Florida: MH19389

Languages

English

Specialties

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Codependency - Development of healthy boundaries in relationships; strategies for increasing individual self-esteem and autonomy; coping mechanisms for separation and individuation.

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Aetna International
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Carelon
  • Cigna
  • Evernorth
  • Florida Blue
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • New Directions
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Tricare
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$125 (60min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • As needed
Therapist's note

At WellQor, we accept most insurance plans so expect to pay using your insurance benefits unless you choose to pay privately.