A Bit About Claudia
Claudia Gonzalez, M.S., Mental Health Professional
Claudia Gonzalez is a dedicated mental health professional who passionately integrates art, music, poetry, and photography into her therapeutic approach, recognizing their profound impact on healing and self-expression. With a Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Nova Southeastern University and dual undergraduate degrees in art and science, Claudia brings a unique blend of creativity and scientific understanding to her practice.
During her academic journey, Claudia completed internships that allowed her to work closely with parents of children diagnosed with Autism, both individually and in group settings. This experience ignited her desire to extend her support beyond the early years, leading her to focus her work on young adults and adults diagnosed with ADHD. Additionally, Claudia provides guidance and therapy to individuals processing grief, anxiety, depression, and adjustment issues.
Claudia firmly believes that therapy is a collaborative process, where the client and therapist work together to overcome challenges and achieve personal growth. She sees seeking therapy as a sign of strength and resilience, and she encourages her clients to embrace their willingness to embark on this transformative journey.
In addition to her individual therapy sessions, Claudia is dedicated to creating a community that raises awareness about removing the stigma surrounding mental health. She actively engages with the community through workshops, networking events, and public speaking engagements, where she educates and empowers individuals to prioritize their mental well-being. Claudia's creative evidence-based approach to therapy allows her clients to tap into their inner creativity, explore their emotions, and discover new paths to healing and self-discovery.
Claudia Gonzalez’s commitment to creating a supportive community, raising awareness about mental health stigma, and offering both group and individual therapy has positively impacted the lives of many. Her compassionate and innovative methods, combined with her scientific knowledge, provide a safe and nurturing space for individuals to heal, grow, and thrive. Through her work, Claudia continues to inspire hope, promote mental wellness, and advocate for a world where seeking therapy is seen as a courageous and empowering purpose.
About KIMORAH Therapy
Welcome to KIMORAH Therapy, where we are dedicated to creating a healthier community by guiding individuals on a transformative journey towards discovering their most authentic selves. Through our comprehensive range of workshops, consultations, support groups, and individual therapy sessions, we empower individuals to cultivate healthier habits, enhance self-esteem, and develop a positive self-concept. Our mission is to harmonize, heal, and educate people about the vital importance of mental health and overall wellness.
In times of existential crisis or isolation, the search for authenticity becomes a natural response. Claudia, our passionate therapist, specializes in guiding individuals towards unlocking their truest selves and facilitating healing in their present lives. Drawing from a diverse range of therapeutic approaches, including Existential Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, and Family Systems Therapy, Claudia employs a holistic and integrative approach to treatment. Additionally, she incorporates creative evidence-based interventions to further enhance the therapeutic process.
At KIMORAH Therapy, we understand that each individual's journey is unique, and we tailor our services to meet their specific needs. Through our workshops, we provide a supportive and educational environment where individuals can gain valuable insights and practical tools for personal growth. Our consultations offer personalized guidance and support, while our support groups foster a sense of community and connection among individuals facing similar challenges. Furthermore, our individual therapy sessions provide a safe and confidential space for clients to explore their thoughts, emotions, and experiences, with Claudia serving as a compassionate guide throughout the process.
We firmly believe that by guiding individuals towards their most authentic selves, we can contribute to a healthier and more harmonious community. Our commitment to mental health and wellness extends beyond the therapy room, as we strive to educate and raise awareness about the importance of prioritizing mental well-being. By utilizing evidence-based interventions and staying at the forefront of advancements in the field, we ensure that our clients receive the highest quality of care.
Join us at KIMORAH Therapy and embark on a transformative journey towards self-discovery, healing, and personal growth. Together, we can create a community that embraces authenticity, fosters resilience, and promotes overall well-being.
KIMORAH stands for:
“I 1000 percent recommend this Tharapy office. I have been going a little over 6months now and I don’t recognize my self from how much I improved for the Better. I’m so happy with my therapist and took me a while to find them, But I’m so thankful I did. I have recommended them to several friends and family members. If you’re looking for friendly, professional, respectful, thoughtful therapists this is the place to be! Hope this helps anyone who is thinking of going to therapy. Love this place and their people!!!”
How does therapy work?Everyone’s therapeutic journey is different; however, therapy usually starts weekly and overtime becomes bi-weekly depending on how you’re feeling. It is a confidential space where you speak to a professional based on your needs. Together, we create a path to achieving your personal goals while receiving therapy.
How long does therapy usually last?The average amount of time someone is in therapy is 6 months to a year but this all depends on how you feel and progress in session.
What does treatment look like?Treatment is composed of a series of goals you create with the therapist, your willingness to apply what you’ve learned outside of therapy, recommendations from the therapist, sometimes getting evaluated by other professionals and your consistency in attending session.
Will I get advice?The therapist could suggest or propose activities; however, it is your choice to decide what is best for you. No advice is given.
How long does the sessions last?The first session lasts about an hour and thirty minutes, as we review the documentation together. Every session after the first is about 45min to 60min long.
Do you provide in person sessions?We are currently not providing in person sessions; however, we will soon. We serve all Florida via Telehealth utilizing doxy.me as our HIPPA and HITECH compliance portal.
Is there a cancellation policy?Yes, If you need to cancel or reschedule a session, we ask that you provide us with 24 hours notice. You can do this by contacting your therapist or our office. Failure to cancel or cancellation with less than 24 hours notice is subject to the following fees: • 1st Missed Appointment: $25.00 • 2nd Missed Appointment: $50.00 • 3rd Missed Appointment: Subject to Discharge
How do I book a session?You can book a session by scheduling a 30min preliminary call with the therapist to see if you match. The therapist will ask about your availability and documentation to start.
Do they accept insurance?Currently, we are not accepting insurance, we are only taking private paid clients. Our sessions have been priced to be reasonable for anyone seeking care. Please call for more information.
What does KIMORAH stand for?Kind Immersive Mission of Revitalization and Harmony. KIMORAH is not a type of therapy, it is the belief system behind Claudia Gonzalez' approach to therapy.
Does the therapist speak Spanish?Yes, the therapist is bilingual.