Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Deltona, Florida

Find a therapist in Deltona, Florida that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Deltona to find a professional specializing in counseling people with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief and more.


Bernadette Alers

MSW, LCSW
20 years experience
Hello and thanks for stopping by! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Florida. I’m originally from New York City, where I received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, from Hunter College and my Master’s degree in Social Work, from Columbia University. I’ve lived in Florida since 1999. I have been working in the mental health field for over 20 years. My experience is with individuals and... Read More
Hello and thanks for stopping by! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Florida. I’m originally from New York City, where I received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, from Hunter College and my... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 20 years

Dr. Pamela Bratton

PhD
35 years experience
I am a Florida Licensed Psychologist and I work with adults and mature teens. I use a variety of therapeutic modalities, providing a warm supportive environment where treatment is customized to best suit each individual. Sessions are collaborative and based on a fundamental respect for each client’s unique circumstances, talents, and goals. During my long career I have... Read More
I am a Florida Licensed Psychologist and I work with adults and mature teens. I use a variety of therapeutic modalities, providing a warm supportive environment where treatment is customized to best... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 35 years

Debra Bichachi

MSW, LCSW
8 years experience
Hi! My name is Debbie Bichachi, and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Florida. I earned my B.A. from Brandeis University in Sociology and Psychology and my M.S.W. from Columbia University in Advanced Clinical Social Work. My specialty is in treating individuals with depression and anxiety disorders including OCD, phobias, panic, generalized anxiety and social anxiety. I am a Behavioral Treatment Therapy Institute (BTTI) graduate and... Read More
Hi! My name is Debbie Bichachi, and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Florida. I earned my B.A. from Brandeis University in Sociology and Psychology and my M.S.W. from Columbia University in Advanced... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Colleen Clark

LMHC
20 years experience
Hello-I am so glad you are here to start your journey of growth and healing! My name is Colleen. I am a therapist with over 20 years experience helping people navigate and find their way to a happy, healthy, successful, and balanced life. By training I am a licensed mental health counselor and a credentialed trauma, mindfulness, and stress reduction counselor. Together with my extensive experience, I combine traditional treatments along with a... Read More
Hello-I am so glad you are here to start your journey of growth and healing! My name is Colleen. I am a therapist with over 20 years experience helping people navigate and find their way to a happy, healthy,... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 20 years

Monica Gonzalez

LMHC
11 years experience
Making the decision to come to therapy can often be difficult. I strive to create a comfortable, non-judgmental and supportive atmosphere to help foster change and overcome challenges. Utilizing a strength based, integrative approach, I draw from various modalities, including person centered, cognitive-behavioral and mindfulness, to best meet the needs of each individual client. By drawing on your personal strengths and building insight, my goal is to help you improve your quality of life and... Read More
Making the decision to come to therapy can often be difficult. I strive to create a comfortable, non-judgmental and supportive atmosphere to help foster change and overcome challenges. Utilizing a strength based, integrative approach, I draw from various modalities, including... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 11 years

Melissa Pesce

LCSW
7 years experience
Hi and thank you for having the courage to take this first step. Life is a journey. Through my passion to empower you, I will help move you on a path forward in life. I will guide you through discovering your strengths and self-awareness to bring you clarity and direction. I am open-minded and create an environment that promotes healing and transformation. I was born and raised in upstate New York. Completed my bachelors in exercise... Read More
Hi and thank you for having the courage to take this first step. Life is a journey. Through my passion to empower you, I will help move you on a path forward in life. I will guide you through discovering... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 7 years

Mary Coriano

LCSW
39 years experience
My name is Mary Kaye Coriano and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 39 years of experience. I received my MSW from Fordham Universityat Lincoln Center and I am licensed in the State of New York and Florida. My specialty is in Bereavement and Grief, Person-Centered/Supportive and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. My specialty is loss and grief, depression and anxiety. I also work with clients who have chronic medical... Read More
My name is Mary Kaye Coriano and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 39 years of experience. I received my MSW from Fordham Universityat Lincoln Center and I am licensed in the State of New York... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 39 years

Mariana Morales Girala

LMFT
7 years experience
My name is Mariana Morales Girala. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and I am located in South Florida. I have a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Nova Southeastern University, and I have 6 years in private practice. I specialize in helping men and women who are looking to overcome negative thoughts and emotions, and who want to hear different perspectives to resolve problems to build the life of their... Read More
My name is Mariana Morales Girala. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and I am located in South Florida. I have a Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Nova Southeastern University, and I have 6 years... Read More
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 7 years

Linda Crawford

LMHC
15 years experience
Hello and Welcome to BetterHelp! This is where you can find your new future and the help you seek for the life you are wanting to live! I would be honored to assist you along that ride. My name is Linda Crawford. I am a Mental Health Counselor licensed in the state of Florida. Just like you, I am human and that means I understand life has a variety of challenges to... Read More
Hello and Welcome to BetterHelp! This is where you can find your new future and the help you seek for the life you are wanting to live! I would be honored to assist you along that ride. My name... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 15 years

Samara Quintero

LMFT, CHT
6 years experience
Hi! I am Samara Quintero, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Heart Centered Hypnotherapist and owner of Conscious Transformations, LLC. My mission behind creating this practice has been to help others transform their lives and begin living fully and authentically. Throughout my years in practice, one of the most common problems that people express, is the conscious desire to want to change but feeling blocked or “stuck” in some way from getting to that place.... Read More
Hi! I am Samara Quintero, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Heart Centered Hypnotherapist and owner of Conscious Transformations, LLC. My mission behind creating this practice has been to help others transform their lives and begin living fully and authentically.... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 6 years

An Overview of Mental Health in Deltona, Florida

Just northeast of Orlando, Florida, Deltona is the largest city in Volusia County. This former retirement community is now home to popular festivals, beautiful nature preserves and easy driving distance of world-famous destinations like Orlando and Daytona Beach. Over 87,000 residents live in Deltona and enjoy both a wealth of activities and sunshine along with a host of difficulties. From poverty and homelessness to mental illness, find out how you can find help in Deltona, Florida. Whether you’re searching for a mental health provider for yourself or your loved ones, here is an overview of mental health in Deltona, Florida.

Mental Illness Challenges in Deltona, Florida

According to the Florida Hospital, mental health problems concerned 36 percent of Volusia County residents. Over 38 percent also reported having difficulties obtaining counseling and other mental health services. There are many challenges that can affect individuals who are experiencing mental health crises throughout the city, county and state. Statewide, Florida is ranked last in terms of per capita mental health support, with only $36.05 for each individual. This is starkly contrasted with the national average of $125.9 per individual.

The most common national mental health issues are anxiety disorders. Approximately 18 percent of Americans deal with an anxiety disorder. Other common challenges include:

  • Panic Disorder: Affecting 2.7 percent of the population
  • Social Anxiety Disorder: Affecting 6.8 percent of the population
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Affecting 1 percent of the population
  • Depression: Affective 6.7 percent of the population

These are just the most common mental illnesses reported throughout the country. In order to understand how mental illness can both affect and be affected by a variety of other struggles, here are a few challenges that are often paired with mental illness.

Overdose and suicide are often linked with mental illness. In Florida, there were 23.7 deaths due to drug overdose per 100,000 people in 2016. Volusia County also suffers from a high rate of excessive drinking, with 16.3 percent of adults reporting drinking to excess in 2017. Suicide rates in the county are higher than the national average, at 18.3 per 100,000 individuals in 2016. Each of these challenges can either be increased by mental illness, or be a factor that causes mental issues like depression or anxiety disorders.

Throughout the nation, it’s estimated that at least 25 percent of the population was homeless in 2014. There have been many links between homelessness and mental health issues, including the homeless population in Roanoke, of which 70 percent were receiving or had received mental health treatment. In Deltona, only 76.7 percent of the population owns a home. Combined with the median income of $43,441, which is less than the national median, residents can struggle to afford a home or place to live. Homelessness is a serious issue that can be a sign of mental illness. If you or someone you know is experiencing homelessness, contact a mental health provider to find the resources you need.

Divorce Rates in Volusia County

Approximately 15 percent of the population of Volusia County is divorced. This is one of the highest percentages in Florida. As the largest city in Volusia County, this means a large percentage of Deltona may be experiencing or have already experienced a divorce. Divorce not only affects the couple, but also many individuals connected to them. If you or a friend or family member have gone through a divorce, be sure you receive the help you need from a professional mental health expert.

If you’re struggling with marital issues, you can also contact a marriage therapist in Deltona. Deltona and the surrounding Volusia County is home to many trained marriage therapists who can assist you in dealing with any unresolved issues before decide to seek a divorce. If you still make this decision, a therapist can help both parties go through this painful process smoothly.

Mental Health Resources in Deltona, Florida

Discover a range of mental health resources near you. Easily search all the relevant mental health services in Deltona, Florida with the E-Counseling directory. You can easily compare each expert and find the right service for any mental health issue. Connect with a counselor today to find out how you can overcome any mental illness obstacle.