President / Vocational Expert
Olga completed her doctoral studies in counseling with an emphasis on rehabilitation, educational standards and employment outcomes at Florida Atlantic University (FAU). She holds state and national certifications as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (MH 11846), Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC 00114821), and Certified Forensic Mental Health Evaluator (000091). In her private practice, Vida Vocational Counseling, Corp., she offers rehabilitation counseling services to private and state organizations. Olga is a Vocational Expert with the Social Security Administration Office of Hearings Operations. She promotes the development of Intern Counselors and is a Qualified Supervisor with the Florida Department of Health. She values growth in the rehabilitation field through ongoing research with the International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (IARP) and as an Adjunct Instructor at FAU.
Licensed Mental Health Counselor / Vocational Counselor
Ashley completed her graduate studies in counseling, emphasizing mental health counseling at Florida Atlantic University (FAU). She holds state certification as a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (MH 18529). Ashley is a doctoral candidate studying the underpinnings of the therapeutic relationship. She has extensive experience supporting individuals diagnosed with various mental health disorders. Ashley is also a Graduate Teaching Associate at FAU.
Darius completed his graduate studies in rehabilitation counseling with an emphasis in mental health counseling. He holds a national certification as a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC 26218). Darius is also a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern (IMH18351). He has hardened experience supporting individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Mood Disorders. He continues his education and training as a researcher while pursuing his mental health counseling licensure.
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