Staff
Carol Bender, LCSW

Carol Bender, LCSW

Location: St. Augustine (Main), FL


Carol has provided compassionate, effective care and counseling to children, families, and individuals that address specific needs through both brief and long-term interventions.

Carol provides psychotherapy for members utilizing Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Trauma-Based CBT, Person-centered approach, Psychoeducation and the Integrative Model of the Interpersonal process in a safe and nurturing environment.

Carol has provided services for those suffering from anxiety, anger management, depression, phase of life changes, stressors, and parenting problems. She works with people to develop a plan tailored to their unique needs. Carol is also trained in Gottman’s couples therapy Level I and II.

Carol is skilled at working with a variety of populations and values cultural differences with respect and reverence. She believes in a value and strength within each person and their ability to change. She believes positive change happens when people are provided the guidance they need to discover their potential to live fulfilling, happy lives.

Carole provides an environment of compassion and support to help people overcome obstacles to thrive and move beyond life’s challenges that may hinder their journey in life. Life contains many challenges and changes and Carol is here to help with those transitions!

Motto: Know, Value, Respect.

**Announcement**
On February 27th, our current electronic health system will transition to a new and advanced system to better serve you: Athena. Prior to the transition date, you will be sent a registration link to create a new patient account in Athena. If you have any immediate questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact your therapist, or call our office to speak to a staff member. 

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