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Maria Balan

  • Florida

About Maria Balan's service

Maria Balan is a highly skilled and experienced therapist who specializes in treating a wide range of mental health issues. With 14 years of experience, she has successfully helped individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, substance use disorders, addiction, and relational issues. Maria believes in taking a holistic approach to treatment and utilizes various evidenced-based modalities, including mindfulness-based cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy, the Gottman method, motivational interviewing, and acceptance and commitment therapy. As a bilingual Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State of Florida, Maria is passionate about serving a diverse population from various ethnic backgrounds and sexual orientations. She builds strong rapport with her clients through a compassionate approach, meeting each individual where they are in their personal journey.

Areas of Focus and Specialization

  • Addictions
  • ADHD
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Career difficulties
  • Compassion fatigue
  • Coping with life changes
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Family conflicts
  • Grief
  • Intimacy-related issues
  • LGBT
  • Parenting issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Sleeping disorders
  • Stress
  • Trauma and abuse

Additional areas

  • Abandonment
  • Aging and Geriatric Issues
  • and OCD
  • Attachment Issues
  • Avoidant Personality
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Body Image
  • Cancer
  • Caregiver Issues and Stress
  • Co-morbidity
  • Codependency
  • Commitment Issues
  • Communication Problems
  • Compulsions
  • Control Issues

Therapeutic approaches

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Attachment-Based Therapy
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Gottman Method
  • Mindfulness Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Trauma-Focused Therapy

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Maria Balan is serving from:


Welcoming International Clients?


Years in practice

14 years

NPI number


License Details


License: LMHC


License number: MH17182

Expires at 2025-03-31

License: LMHC


number: 39000673A

Expires at 2024-04-01

License: LCMHC


number: 068.0135294

Expires at 2025-01-31

License: LPCC

New Mexico

number: CTB-2023-0761

Expires at

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