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Last updated: 4/1/2019

Carolinda Simoes-Velt, MS, LMFT (203) 927-0837
Last Updated: 4/1/2019
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Degrees:
MS

Years of Experience: 14

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English

Licensing:
CT - Marriage & Family Therapist [000944]

Credentials and Certifications:
American Assoc. for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), Approved Supervisor
American Assoc. for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT), Clinical Member
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed (LMFT)

Office and Contact Information
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Carolinda Simoes-Velt, MS, LMFT
21 Rice Terrace, Suite 313
Branford, CT 06405  

(203) 927-0837


Office Hours:
Mon: 11:00am - 9:00pm
Tue: 11:00am - 9:00pm
Wed: 9:00am - 9:00pm
Thu: 2:00pm - 9:00pm
Fri: N/A
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 6 Hours

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Telephone Counseling

Problems Served (focus areas are bold)
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.)
Addictions/Substance
Anger Management
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder
Behavioral Problems
Bipolar Disorders
Child Abuse and Neglect
Couple or Marital Issues
Depression
Domestic Violence
Dual Diagnosis
Family Issues
Grief/Loss
Immigration/Newcomer
Interpersonal Relationships
Life Transitions
Multicultural Issues
Parenting Issues
Sexual Abuse/Rape
Sexual Orientation
Stress
Trauma/PTSD
Women's Issues

Treatment Methods and Approaches (focus areas are bold)
Theoretical Approach:
Behavioral
Coaching
Cognitive/Behavioral
Crisis Intervention
Internal Family Systems (IFS)
Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
Meditation/Relaxation
Mindfulness Based Approaches
Parent Guidance
Play Therapy
Psycho-Educational
Relational
Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Systemic

Methods Used:
Couple/Marital
Educational or Psycho-Educational
Family Systems
Individual
Supervision/Consultation

Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age Groups:
Adolescents (13-17)
Adults (26-59)
Children (6-12)
Preschool (Under 6)
Seniors (60 +)
Young Adults (18-25)

Specific Populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
Adopted
Biracial
Caregivers
Children of Divorce
College Students
Diabetes
Grandparents
Interracial Families/Couples
Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ)
Military/Veterans
Obese or Overweight
Offenders/Perpetrators
Step Families

Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious Experience:
Christian Jewish

Multi-cultural Experience:
African-American Italian Portuguese
Hispanic

Professional Associations
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $135
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $135

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: No

Medicaid (or equivalent state insurance): Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Information & Referral

Insurance:
AETNA Health, Inc. Blue Cross and Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP)
AETNA Inc. (Open Choice) Health Net
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Anthem Health Plans, Inc.) Managed Health Network
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (Century Preferred) TRICARE