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  • Lauren Shapiro, LMHC

    Lauren Shapiro, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana, and received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Journalism from The William B. Allen School of Journalism at The University of Kansas. After working in public affairs, Lauren returned to school for her Masters of Science Degree in Professional Counseling from Lipscomb University in Nashville, Tennessee where she was inducted into the Psi Chi Honor Society in Psychology and Chi Sigma Iota Counseling, Academic and Professional Honor Society. Lauren completed an internship at a residential alcohol and drug treatment facility for mothers allowed to live with their children while being treated for addiction.

    After moving to Florida in 2015, Lauren worked in residential alcohol and drug treatment providing counseling, case management, and group therapy as a primary therapist and clinical manager. Lauren has also worked in acute mental health facilities treating schizophrenia, bipolar and personality disorders. She has a passion for women’s issues, and for those women suffering from fertility challenges and postpartum depression.

    Now accepting clients with Aetna, Aetna EAP, Cigna, Cigna EAP, Medicaid (Sunshine Health, Simply Health, Humana Medicaid and Prestige/ Amerihealth), self pay and sliding scale.