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Nilsa-Rivera,-Ph.D.I am Nilsa Rivera, a licensed psychologist in Naples Florida, born and raised in New York. With an undergraduate degree from Gannon University, a Masters from Indiana State University, and a Ph.D. (in Counseling Psychology) from Loyola University Chicago, I am graduate trained in the ‘scientist-practitioner’ model. I have completed an APA accredited internship at Bellevue Hospital (Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center specialization)/New York University Medical Center in 1994, I have received extensive training (coursework and clinical) in treatment, and evaluations (specifically, neuropsychological and forensic) since 1988. I maintain licenses in both Florida (PY6994) and New York (13257), and am one of the few psychologists in Naples, FL to provide services in both English and Spanish. Read more…

thumb_Brian-ConnellI am Brian Connell, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Masters Degree in Social Work form Florida Gulf Coast University. I have been trained in individual, family, and group psychotherapy, with additional emphasis of working with older adults, trauma, grief counseling, and chemical dependency. I have extensive knowledge of psychological testing as a psychometrist. I view all people from a strengths perspective and focus on a solutions oriented therapeutic approach.