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
Focusing on:
Couple or Marital Issues Depression Family Issues Interpersonal Relationships Parenting Issues Stress Women's Issues
Also serving:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Child Abuse and Neglect Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Grief/Loss Immigration/Newcomer Life Transitions Multicultural Issues Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexual Orientation Trauma/PTSD
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Cognitive/Behavioral Internal Family Systems (IFS) Parent Guidance Relational Systemic
Other theoretical approaches:
Behavioral Coaching Crisis Intervention Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Play Therapy Psycho-Educational Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Individual
Other methods:
Supervision/Consultation
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Children (6-12) Young Adults (18-25)
Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +)
Specific populations:
Caregivers
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted Biracial 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 Hispanic Italian Portuguese
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 (Open Choice) Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP)
AETNA Health Health Net
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (Anthem Health Plans) Managed Health Network
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (Century Preferred) TRICARE

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