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Natalie Purnell(She/Her/Hers)

(She/Her/Hers)
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW
Florida
Anxiety -Aging related concerns- Depression- Loss, grief, and bereavement-Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)- Stress management-
AboutSpecialtiesLocationsInsurance & Fees

Professional statement

Natalie Purnell is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker committed to guiding her clients forward in life. With a genuine passion for making a positive impact on the lives of others, Natalie finds it an honor to support her clients on their journey of healing and self-discovery. Regardless of the challenges her clients face, she enjoys the opportunity to assist them in pursuing their fullest potential.

As a therapist, Natalie is dedicated to helping clients uncover their inner resilience, providing them with the necessary tools to address their challenges, adapt, and thrive. She holds over 20 years of experience as a therapist, and she views her profession as a deeply personal calling. Core values such as empathy, ongoing personal growth, self-awareness, and a belief in the inherent potential of every personal serve as guiding principles in her practice. Clients can expect Natalie to integrate these values into the therapeutic relationship, offering a supportive environment where they can explore their inner resources, acquire coping skills, and cultivate resilience to navigate life's obstacles.

If you are seeking to live your best life and embark on a journey of personal growth, Natalie would be a great match for you.


Message to clients

I'm thrilled that you're considering therapy as a step forward in your journey.

When we work together, you can expect a warm, non-judgmental space where you can freely express yourself. I'll bring empathy, compassion, and my years of experience to our sessions, guiding you towards healing and self-discovery. My goal is to empower you with the tools and insights you need to live your best life

If you're ready to take that step towards positive change, I'd be honored to accompany you on this journey. Reach out to our front office to schedule a session, and let's start this transformative process together.

Sincerely,

Natalie Purnell, LCSW


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 32 years


University of Pennsylvania, MSW, 1992

Licensure

Florida: SW18069

Languages

English

Specialties

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

Aging related concerns - Coping with memory loss, loss of independence, and other physical and/or mental impacts of aging. May include support for family or caregivers and resource planning for changes in living situation.

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

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others




Clientele

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

Locations & Hours


Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna International
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Evernorth
  • Florida Blue
  • Humana
  • Lucet
  • New Directions
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • Tricare
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Shared Services
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$125 (60min)

Additional session information

Therapist's note

At WellQor, we accept most insurance plans. Please expect to pay according to your insurance benefits unless you'd prefer to pay privately.