Behavioral Health Associates of Broward

Behavioral Health Associates of Broward provides our community with high-quality behavioral health services in a sensitive, nurturing and caring environment

At one time or another in our lives, most of us face a wide range of challenges, including issues that arise from bereavement, anxiety, depression, lifestyle transitioning, relationships, family dynamics, conflicts with children, behavioral problems, trauma or job stress. Behavioral Health Associates of Broward (BHAB), counseling centers of Goodman JFS of Broward, provides comprehensive behavioral health services to Broward County residents and their families. BHAB has a 54-year tradition of providing compassionate, high-quality, confidential, and effective counseling and emotional support.

BHAB employs professional licensed clinical social workers, psychologists, mental health counselors and marriage and family therapists who provide individual, family and group therapy for a diverse population on a range of issues.We help families and individuals from every background, religion, race, culture, sexual orientation or economic status. Behavioral Health Associates of Broward is committed to ensuring that everyone in our community has a lifeline of support.

Seniors who are eligible may receive counseling in the home.

Individual Therapy

It is important to have someone to help with balancing life’s difficult demands and providing coping tools. Behavioral Health Associates of Broward therapists are trained in many areas, including anger management, anxiety and depression.

Couples Therapy

Behavioral Health Associates of Broward professionals help partners to face a wide range of challenges, including issues that arise through life-cycle transitions, finances, family relationships, conflicts with children and teenagers, interfaith marriage, infidelity, job stress, midlife crisis, and issues surrounding separation and divorce.

Child and Family Therapy

Child and family therapy provided by Behavioral Health Associates of Broward counselors is individualized to meet the particular needs of each family or child. Some of the problems that our therapists assist families with include child and adolescent/parent conflicts, communication, blended family issues, compulsive behaviors, separation/divorce, loss of loved ones, anger management, life-threatening/chronic illness and traumatic life events. We provide counseling for children and families experiencing divorce, bereavement, anxiety, depression, social adjustment and other conflicts and issues.

Support Groups

Support groups offer the opportunity to process feelings and learn effective coping skills. Behavioral Health Associates of Broward currently offers support groups for bereavement, survivors of domestic abuse and caregivers.  Click here for more information

In-Home Counseling for Seniors

In-home counseling is tailored for those who struggle with a disability or physical limitations, or who lack transportation or other assistance in getting to a therapist’s office, or who prefer to talk to someone in the comfort of their own home.

Call to connect with one of our counselors 954-909-0888.

Dr. Jessica J. Ruiz
Director of Behavioral Health
Licensed Clincial Psychologist

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Upcoming Events
May 7

Navigating the Mental Health System

05/07/2018 10:30am - 12:30pm | Cost: FREE West Regional Library | 8601 West Broward Boulevard, Plantation, FL 33324 View Event
May 16

Goodman JFS 56th Annual Meeting

05/16/2018 7:00pm Temple Kol Ami Emanu-El | 8200 Peters Rd, Plantation, FL 33324 View Event

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