MM, MT-BC, NICU-MT, CEDCAT
Danielle is a Certified Eating Disorder Creative Arts Therapist and Board Certified Music Therapist. In 2013, she developed BLS in efforts to provide a comprehensive and collaborative approach amongst outpatient providers in order to help those struggling with eating disorders pursue a full recovery.
Director of Operations
Tom Provides advisory, operational and risk management support services to the BLS team that focuses on improving business performance and efficiency and assisting the owners in meeting business and personal goals of strategic importance.
Denise has been a wonderful asset to the BLS team. She is the initial point of contact for our clients. Denise will assist you through the intake process, coordinate your scheduling preferences, and manage all billing and insurance matters.
Marriage and Family Therapists
Dr. Jeter earned her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Drexel University, and her Doctoral degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Florida State University. She has two main passions with her work, including individual and family therapy with clients recovering from an eating disorder, and couples/marital therapy
Mike is a 3rd year doctoral student at Florida State’s Marriage and Family Therapy program. He attended Oklahoma State for his undergraduate degree and Syracuse University for his master’s in MFT. He specializes in the treatment of childhood trauma, domestic or intimate partner violence, and sexual assault in individual, couple and family therapy contexts.
Mental Health Counselors
CCEDP, LMHC, M.S., Ed.S.
Amanda joined Better Living Solutions, LLC in 2015 to provide counseling and support to promote recovery for clients with eating disorders. She uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), to help ensure mental health soundness.
Karen has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Sociology from Asbury University and her Master’s degree from Georgia State University in Community Counseling. A licensed mental health counselor for 25 years, Karen offers expertise in her field.
Nicole is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State of Florida. Nicole earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Florida State University and went on to complete her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling at Nova Southeastern University.
Alexandra is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Florida. She has experience working with a variety of clients including those struggling with adjustment, eating disorders, and addictions.
Angela is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with both an undergraduate degree and Master of Social Work from Florida State University. She has experience working in various mental health settings, including adoption, inpatient crisis stabilization and with survivors of domestic and sexual violence.
Creative Arts Therapists
Mindi is a Board Certified Registered Art Therapist currently providing art therapy in private practice. She serves as Chair of the Registration Standards Committee for the ATCB. She received a master’s degree in art therapy from The Florida State University in 2005.
Kelly is a Board Certified Music Therapist, providing her services for BLS as well as at Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare. Kelly is a recent graduate of Florida State University, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy.
Molly is a Board Certified Music Therapist. She graduated from Converse College with a Bachelors of Music in Music Therapy. She is currently pursuing her Master’s of Music in Music Therapy at The Florida State University. She hold an additional certification in Neurologic Music Therapy.
Jennifer is a Registered Dietitian who focuses her practice in recovery from eating disorders, nutrition education, chronic disease prevention, weight management, and health promotion. Jennifer strives to educate, empower, and encourage clients and patients to make sustainable lifestyle changes, rather than employing short-term measures.
Christy is a Registered Dietitian who worked for three years as the RD in a well established eating disorder facility. She provided care for clients suffering from EDs in residential, PHP, and IOP settings. She also facilitated equine therapy for four years, and has extensive experience with horses.