Lucia Fernandez-Silveira has been in private practice for 18 years and is currently the Director of the Coral Gables Counseling Center. Mrs. Fernandez-Silveira is a graduate of the University of Miami and is a Florida Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Having worked for 12 years in the Department of Psychiatry at Miami Childrens Hospital, she has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, families, and couples. She works closely with other professionals in the community such as physicians, nutritionists and teachers to better help the individual. Mrs. Fernandez-Silveira is also a certified clinical supervisor, a certified mediator and a parent coordinator in the State of Florida.
She provides both individual and group psychotherapy. Mrs. Fernandez-Silveiras expertise lies in the treatment of depression, anxiety, eating disorders, child sexual abuse, ADHD, relationship and parenting issues. Her goal is to provide clients with the necessary tools for their personal, spiritual, and professional transitions in life. and professional transitions in life.
Client Focus (Age)
Children (6 to 10)
Preteens/Tweens (11 to 13)
Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19)
Family / Marital
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
Psychological Testing and Evaluation