Last updated: 11/3/2019

Michele Leone, RN, MA, LMHC (321) 213-9538
Last Updated: 11/3/2019
Registered Nurse-case manager, Licensed Mental Health Counselor specialist in healthy behavior, Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy, groups, individual and home visits.
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Years of Experience: 30

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:


FL - Registered Nurse [1751612]
FL - LMHC [Mh12277]

Credentials and Certifications:
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Health Care Provider, Licensed
Health Coach, Certified (CHC)
Mental Health Counselor, Licensed (LMHC)
Registered Nurse (RN)

Office and Contact Information
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CarePlans PLLC
Melbourne, FL 32934
(321) 213-9538

Contact: Michele Leone

Office Hours:
Mon: By appointment
Tue: By appointment
Wed: By appointment
Thu: By appointment
Fri: By appointment
Sat: By appointment
Sun: By appointment
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

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

Evening Office Hours
Home Visits
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Secure Video Counseling (Regroup)
Video Counseling (Skype, etc.)
Weekend Office Hours

Problems Served
Focusing on:
Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Behavioral Problems Depression Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Parenting Issues Stress Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Also serving:
Abuse and/or Neglect Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Adoption/Foster Care Advocacy Aging Attachment Disorders Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Autism Spectrum Bipolar Disorders Body Dysmorphic Disorder Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Couple or Marital Issues Dementia Developmental Disability Dissociative Disorders Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Eating Disorders Education Elder Abuse Emergencies Factitious Disorders (Munchausen Syndrome) Forensic Hunger/Nutrition Infant Mental Health Learning Disabilities Medical Medication Management Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Neurological Neuropsychological Testing Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Pain Management Personal Care (bathing, dressing) Personality Disorders Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Psychoses/Major Mental Illness Psychosomatic Runaways Sexual Abuse/Rape Sleep Disorders Spiritual Spiritual/Religious Concerns Suicidal Thoughts Tourette's Disorder Traumatic Brain Injury Women's Health
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Advocacy Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) Behavioral Behavioral Medicine Case Management Coaching Cognitive/Behavioral Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Ericksonian Evaluation/Diagnostic Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT) Mindfulness Based Approaches Nutrition Counseling Outreach Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychoanalysis Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychodynamic Psychopharmacology Relational Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Supervised Visitation
Other theoretical approaches:
Art Therapy Body Centered Psychotherapy Education Consultation Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Focusing Geriatric Consultation Gestalt Holistic Home Study Information and Referral Integrative Medicine Internal Family Systems (IFS) Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Long-Term Meditation/Relaxation Neuropsychological Testing or Consultation Occupational Therapy Parent Guidance Play Therapy Psychodrama Psychological Testing and Evaluation Redecision Therapy Sandplay Therapy Satir Sex Therapy Social Support Sports Psychology Systemic Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Traumatic Incident Reduction (TIR) Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Group Individual Online Therapy
Other methods:
Peer Support Supervision/Consultation
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adults (26-59)
Adolescents (13-17) Children (6-12) Preschool (Under 6) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Specific populations:
Caregivers Children of Divorce Military/Veterans Obese or Overweight Step Families
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted AIDS/HIV+ Alzheimer's Biracial Brain/Head Injured Cancer Patients Chronic Illness College Students Diabetes Disabled First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Gifted Grandparents Immigrants/Refugees Interracial Families/Couples Learning Disability Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Parkinson's Sensory Impaired (hearing, vision, etc) Suicidal Unemployed
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Buddhist Jewish
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Armenian Asian Caribbean Haitian Hispanic Irish Native American Pacific Islander
Professional Associations
American Academy of Bereavement American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) American Nurses Association (ANA) American Psychiatric Nurses Association (APNA) National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $85
Couples: $125
Group: $20
Family: $125

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: Yes

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

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation

AETNA Health, Inc. Evercare
AETNA Inc. (Open Choice) Humana Inc.
Blue Cross Blue Shield Magellan Behavioral Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Health Options, Inc.) PacifiCare Behavioral Health
CIGNA HealthCare United HealthCare (Options PPO)
E4 Health