Last updated: 5/6/2020

Barbara Berger, LCSW,BCD,LLC (954) 821-7475
Last Updated: 5/6/2020
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Board Certified Diplomate,Clinical Member American Association for Marriage and Family Therapists

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:
English

NOW OFFERING TELE MENTAL HEALTH by appointment (please call me) for Individual Adults/ Insurance, Medicare & Employee Assistance accepted if covered/ Hello and thank you for viewing this information. I am happy to assist you. If I cannot, I will do my best to refer you to appropriate services elsewhere. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Board Certified and am also a Clinical Member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapists. I have 35+ years of experience in the field and practice individual (ages 1 to 100), couple, and family therapy. I provide services addressing anxiety, depression, aging, assertiveness training, social skills development, relationship building, divorce adjustment, stress management, life transitions, parenting, grief/loss adjustment, family dysfunction and interpersonal growth. My goal is to help each person reach their highest growth potential which may begin with basic communication and skill development. I also hope to help individuals to make good decisions for a productive healthy and happy life. I am currently working in the Boca Raton office.

Medicare Members: I successfully reported Medicare Quality Program Performance Measures. 

My mission is to provide you with quality services. Please understand that a majority of requests that I get are for  sessions during the late afternoons or evenings. There are times when I may have limited to even no availability. In that I may want to help you, I cannot always do so. if I feel that more frequent sessions are  needed than I can offer you at that time, then I may have to suggest you call elsewhere. I will only see you if I feel that I can provide you with what I consider to be the services that you require.Also, please keep in mind that I require consent from both parents when treating a child with no exceptions to this. I welcome your call and hope to work with you. 

Specialties
Focusing on:
Aging Anxiety/Panic Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Couple or Marital Issues Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Pregnancy/Childbirth Stress Women's Issues
Also serving:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Adoption/Foster Care Anger Management Asperger's Syndrome Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Autism Spectrum Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Body Dysmorphic Disorder Child Abuse and Neglect Depression Developmental Disability Dissociative Disorders Dual Diagnosis Eating Disorders Elder Abuse Factitious Disorders (Munchausen Syndrome) Gender Identity Immigration/Newcomer Infant Mental Health Infertility Learning Disabilities Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Pain Management Personality Disorders Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Psychosomatic Selective Mutism Self Abuse Sexual Disorders Sexual Orientation Sexuality Issues Sleep Disorders Spiritual/Religious Concerns Suicidal Thoughts Tourette's Disorder Trauma/PTSD Traumatic Brain Injury
Office and Contact Information
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Barbara Berger, LCSW LLC
9325 Glades Road
Suite 208
Boca Raton, FL 33434  
www.BarbaraBergerLCSW.com
(954) 821-7475

Contact: Barbara Berger

Office Hours:
Mon9:00am – 8:00pm
Tue9:00am – 8:00pm
Wed9:00am – 8:00pm
Thu9:00am – 8:00pm
Fri9:00am – 5:00pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Barbara Berger, LCSW, LLC
9325 Glades Road
Suite 208
Boca Raton, FL 33434  
www.BarbaraBergerLCSW.com
(954) 821-7475

Contact: Barbara Berger, LCSW,LLC

Office Hours:
Mon9:00am – 9:00pm
Tue9:00am – 9:00pm
Wed9:00am – 9:00pm
Thu9:00am – 9:00pm
Fri9:00am – 6:00pm
SatClosed
SunClosed
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 6 Hours
Weekends: 1 Day

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Secure HIPAA-compliant Video (Doxy.me, etc.)
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)

Qualifications
Degrees:
MSSW

Years of Experience: 35

Licensing:
FL - LCSW [SW 7906]
KY - LCSW [750 Inactive]
KY - Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) [0057 Inactive]

Credentials and Certifications:
Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)
American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work (ABECSW)
Board Certified Diplomate (BCD)
Board Certified Diplomate Certified in Practice with Children & Their Families
Certified in Family Mediation
Certified in Family Therapy
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Clinical Fellow AAMFT
Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (DCSW)
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Qualified Clinical Social Worker (QCSW)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $175
Couples: N/A
Group: N/A
Family: $175

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
Information & Referral

Insurance:
AETNA (Open Choice) E4 Health
AETNA Health Horizon Health
AvMed Humana
Beacon Health Options Humana (Medicare PPO)
Beech Street Corporation (PPO Network) Humana Medical Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield MultiPlan
Blue Cross Blue Shield (BlueChoice PPO) Optum Behavioral Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Health Options) Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) United Behavioral Health (UBH)
CIGNA HealthCare United Healthcare
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) United Healthcare
ComPsych United HealthCare (Options PPO)
Corphealth United HealthCare (UHC Medicare PPO)

Age Groups and Specific Populations (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:
Children of Divorce Chronic Illness College Students Diabetes Gifted Interracial Families/Couples Step Families Twins
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted AIDS/HIV+ Alzheimer's Biracial Brain/Head Injured Cancer Patients Caregivers Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Military/Veterans Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS) Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Obese or Overweight Parkinson's Sensory Impaired (hearing, vision, etc) Suicidal Transgender Unemployed
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Advocacy Behavioral Cognitive/Behavioral Early Intervention (Birth to 3 years) Education Consultation Evaluation/Diagnostic Gestalt Information and Referral Mindfulness Based Approaches Parent Guidance Play Therapy Prevention Psycho-Educational Relational Social Support Systemic
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Art Therapy Behavioral Medicine Body Centered Psychotherapy Body Work (Massage, Touch Therapy) Case Management Coaching Crisis Intervention Dream Work or Analysis Ericksonian Existential Psychotherapy Expressive Therapy Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Feminist Geriatric Consultation Holistic Humanistic Imago Relationship Therapy Internal Family Systems (IFS) Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Jungian Long-Term Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Narrative Therapy Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) Nutrition Counseling Outreach Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Psychoanalysis Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychodrama Psychodynamic Psychopharmacology Sandplay Therapy Satir Sex Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Somatic Experiencing Sports Psychology Transactional Analysis (TA) Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Individual
Other methods:
Group Peer Support Supervision/Consultation
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Jewish
Buddhist Christian Hindu
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Alaskan Native Arabic Armenian Asian Brazilian Cape Verdean Caribbean Haitian Hispanic Indian Irish Italian Native American Pacific Islander Portuguese Russian
Professional Associations
Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW) American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) National Association of Social Workers (NASW)