Patti Hall is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Certified Sex Addiction Therapist, and Certified Addictions Counselor who has been providing individual, group, and family counseling since 2000. Her areas of specialty include substance and process addictions, alcohol/drug abuse and dependency, codependency, sexual addiction, love addiction, partner and family treatment, and other mental health issues.
She works with dual diagnosis issues including mood disorders, depression, bipolar disorders, anxiety, OCD, and ADHD/ADD; and she helps clients develop healthy skills and strategies to improve their quality of life. Her clinical approach includes CBT, DBT and experiential therapies. Trained in EMDR, she works with clients on trauma, abuse, and family of origin issues, as well as the resolution of grief and loss that accompany the healing journey. She also utilizes equine-assisted therapy with her clients as appropriate.
Patti makes recommendations and works closely with residential treatment programs when appropriate for client care. She provides legal evaluations and assessments, and coordinates with attorneys, probation officers and the Florida Safety Council. She has been with The New Leaf Center since 2001 and a co-owner since February 2015.
Patti is a member of the EMDR International Association (EMDRIA), the National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), the Society for the Advancement of Sexual Health (SASH), and the Florida Mental Health Counselors Association (FMHCA).