Maria Puentes

Accepting Clients

I am an expert in contouring the emotion drive and unlocking the innate capacity for healing to create positive outcomes

Psychotherapist in Altamonte Spring, FL

About My Clients

My clients will benefit from my expertise and guidance to behave in their best interest My Clients will receive effective treatment interventions to heal trauma, experience emotional wellbeing, sobriety, increase social skills in autism, anger and stress regulation and a successful life I simplify how to transcend personal concerns or complex trauma from being an obstacle to integration and fulfillment

My Background and Approach

I am a National Certified Counselor, Behavior Analyst, Sex Therapist, Substance Abuse Professional and expert in trauma healing with more than 15 successful years of experience in behavior health. The basics of my practice are 1. Increase self-compassion and develop the ability to understand unique circumstances and experiences in new healthy ways 2. Challenge dysfunctional perceptions and behaviors 3. Reinforce opportunities for emotional healing and personal growth The treatment goal is to enrich the quality of life and direct human energy toward achieving objectives I support my clients to sustain the change until the paradigm shift occurs through the principle of reduction tension and increasing calm I implement 2 simple structures -What the problem is -What is the solution I will provide you with 10 guidelines to succeed in your plan

Why I am a Good Fit for You

Are your attempts to deal with your suffering no longer effective? Do you need a plan to capitalize on your personal strengths? Do you need coping strategies and skills to deal with personal deficits? Do you need to stop self-loathing, self-doubt, passiveness and increase self-love, self-worth, and self-esteem? Do you need to understand the maladaptive contingencies that maintain your unhealthy relationship with yourself and others? I will guide you to bring resolution to the chaotic and painful state of mind in which you find yourself that makes you lose your sleep, your dignity, your health, and your peace I will guide you to transcend from your challenging experiences I will guide you to grow above the limits of significance and meaning I will guide you to achieve significant breakthroughs and transformations I will train you to proceed as if success is inevitable.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Out of Network
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Oscar
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Optum
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Florida Blue
  • Evernorth
I offer online counseling in the following states:

At A Glance

  • Experience: 15 years of practice
  • Languages: English, Español
  • Rate: $125 - 250/session


7862743549 Email Maria
498 Palm Spring Drive
Altamonte Spring, FL 32701
4302 Hollywood Blvd
Hollywood, FL 33021

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