Deborah Watson, Ph.D., LMHC, CLMHC, LPC is a licensed mental health counselor who received her doctorate in 2008 in Counseling Psychology from Walden University. She completed her internship in 2005 at South Florida Evaluation and Treatment Center in Miami Florida. She is a Clinically Certified Forensic Counselor, Parent Mental Health Assessor, Certified Sex Offender Treatment Specialist, Certified Forensic Mental Health Evaluator, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Qualified Supervisor, MHC and Certified Family Mediator #38144

Dr. Watson has over 20 years experience of providing therapeutic services to adults, children, adolescents, and families. She has worked in residential programs for children and adults, substance abuse agency, a forensic psychiatric hospital, correctional facilities, a community mental health center, and a foster care agency. Her areas of specialty are the treatment of anxiety, depression, parenting, personality disorders, trauma treatment, emotional and behavioral problems. She is a member of PSI CHI: National Honor Society in Psychology, National Board of Forensic Evaluators, National Association of Forensic Counselors, American Mental Health Counselors Association, Florida Mental Health Counselors Association, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, International Association of Trauma Professionals and New Hampshire Mental Health Counselors Association.