Welcome! I am Amanda Weston, licensed mental health counselor working out of Tampa, Florida. I offer a compassionate, non-judgmental, trauma-informed, and holistic approach in treatment. I approach each individual as unique and tailor treatment to their specific needs. My specialty areas include: OCD and related disorders, anxiety, PTSD/trauma, Depression and Mood Disorders, LGBTQ+ issues, and problematic gaming behaviors/Gaming Disorder for adolescents and adults. I use evidence-based methods and specialize in treatment modalities that focus on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Exposure Therapy to provide you with the skills needed to manage the stressors of your life.
2017-Present Doctoral Degree in Behavioral and Community Sciences (Graduation Date: 12/2021) - University of South Florida
2013-2015 Master’s Degree in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling - University of South Florida
2008-2012 Bachelor’s in Arts and Sciences - University of South Florida
Majors: Psychology & English
Minor: Public Health
"My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style." - Maya Angelou