Jemie Russell, Phd, LMHC, CAP, CEAP, SAP is a therapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy,specifically individuals and families affected by addiction, post traumatic stress, sexual violence/abuse, dissociative disorders, sexual dysfunction, mood and eating disorders, and maintains a private practice in Largo, FL.
With over 12 years experience as a therapist, and a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, NJ, specializing in EMDR, hypnosis and Cognitive Behavioral therapy, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are addictions, eating disorders, post traumatic stress, sexual dysfunction, sexual abuse, mood disorders, and anxiety.
Dr Russell is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complimentary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they’re striving for.
Education - Masters in Addictions Counseling, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, NJ and PhD in Clinical Sexology, Maimonides University, Miami, FL.
License, Certifications & Awards - Licensed Mental Health Counselor, FL; Certified Addictions Professional, FL; Certified Employee Assistance Professional; Certified Therapist in EMDR; Substance Abuse Professional, Dept of Transportation. Awarded membership in the Global Directory of Who's Who.
Additional Training - EMDR, Parts I & II; Hypnosis; Cognitive Behavioral Therapy at College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.
Professional Activities and Memberships - American Counseling Association, Employee Assistance Professional Association, The Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality, and The International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation, and EMDRIA, EMDR International Association.