Dr. Melissa Valentina

Honor Yourself and Live Your Truth
Ft. Lauderdale
15 years in practice
  • Suite 203
  • 2419 E. Commercial Blvd
  • Ft. Lauderdale,FL

About Dr. Melissa Valentina

Suffering through stress and challenges can be crippling. Even the strongest of us sometimes need help navigating our course through life. Counseling can provide valuable support and introduce skills to help you move beyond just surviving to thriving and finding your path to a brighter outlook.

Together we can renew your strength, regain your positivity, and secure a happier future.

Answers  (8)

This quiet wonder that you have is something you can easily explore. There is a part of you that you can access anytime, anywhere. It is the part that has always been with you. Find a quiet place where you can be alone for a while and get comfortable. Settle in. Let your thoughts go by like a river... more

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Good questions! The paradox of thinking about forever is that you can become more motivated to live only in the present. Thinking about forever can certainly be overwhelming, it's a lot to think about, What can you do about your future? Be present - learn and relax, knowing that you are doing... more

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Have you used meditation or hypnosis? Relaxing the mind and connecting with your true self is a great way to calm your thoughts and get to peace and calm. Hypnosis and meditation have helped a lot of people with anxiety and depression. Google hypnotherapists near me or write for a while about what... more

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If you connect with your therapist and can say whatever you want to say and not be judged. If you feel like things, situations, your outlook are shifting for you. 

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If you connect with your therapist and can say whatever you want to say and not be judged.

The information above is intended as general information...  (more)The information above is intended as general information based on minimal information, and does not constitute health care advice. This information does not constitute communication with a counselor/therapist nor does it create a therapist-client relationship nor any of the privileges that relationship may provide. If you are currently feeling suicidal or are in crisis, call 911 or proceed to your local emergency room.

All you can do/control is work on yourself. When you have enough sense of self, you will know how to deal with your family. Therapy is an investment in yourself, which affects your family. 

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Just go! You start with the most prevalent issue by talking with your therapist. Healing one issue can have a ripple effect and heal other issues as well.

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Crying is clearing. It is a release of energy and toxins. Crying is a good thing and a great way to let go and move forward!

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