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Dr. Nicholas R. Scheidt, AADP

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Are You Feeling Stuck? Unable to Move Forward because of The
Challenges in Your Life?Drugs/Depression/Anxiety? Helps Here
Are you feeling stuck, unable to move forward because of the challenges in your life? Let me help you to put the pieces back together in your life and move towards what is most meaningful for our community for over seven years helping people improve their lives at my Lincoln Road training and experience serving diverse populations providing therapy in English and Spanish, I strive to help clients gain a better understanding of the difficulties they face and to provide them with tools they can utilize to help them make lifelong changes.

In addtion to serving as Chief Psychology Resident, I am Board Certified as a Holistic Health Practitioner through the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP). I have extensive experience helping individuals, couples and groups providing psychotherapy and psychological testing across a variety of settings.

Dr. Scheidt holds a doctoral degree in clinical psychology from CAU. He is an invited member of the APA Division of Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse, Member of the ACBS, Member of the Diversity Committee of the Florida Psychology Association, and the APA Society for the Psychological study of GLBT Issues.

Dr. Scheidt has published various works in the field including his doctoral project "Positive Attitudes Learning and Support Program." This work is an internet based intervention to promote wellness for the GLBT community. Moreover, Dr. Scheidt served from 2012-2013 as a weekly columnist for the FIU Newspaper "The Beacon" where he authored a psychology advice column entitled "Ask Nick". Furthermore, Dr. Scheidt was featured in a cover story for the magazine GradPsych for his expertise in time management. Dr. Scheidt has taught numerous courses at the doctoral level as a teaching assistant including; Theories of Personality, Techniques of Psychotherapy, Physiological Psychology, and Cross Cultural Counseling. In addition to being a psychology resident, Dr. Scheidt is Board Certified as a Holistic Health Practitioner through the American Association of Drugless Practitioners (AADP). Dr. Scheidt utilizes a holistic approach in patient care including Schema therapy in conjunction with Acceptance and Commitment therapy to treat a variety of different psychological disorders
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Dr. Nicholas R. Scheidt serves as Chief Psychology Resident at Alliance Psychological. Dr. Scheidt has extensive training working with individuals, couples and groups providing psychotherapy and psychological testing. Dr. Scheidt has over seven years of experience across a variety of settings including private practice, teaching, research, disability evaluations, court competency evaluations, neuropsychological evaluations, community mental health, and university counseling and psychological services.

Dr. Scheidt holds a doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from Carlos Albizu University, whose program is accredited by the American Psychological Association. Dr. Scheidt completed his doctoral internship in Clinical Psychology at Florida International University Counseling and Psychological Services Center, which is accredited by the American Psychological Association, The Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers, and The International Association of Counseling Services. Dr. Scheidt is involved locally and nationally with Florida Psychological Association and American Psychological Association. He was appointed to the Diversity Committee of the Florida Psychology Association in September 2012. Dr, Scheidt is a member of the APA Society for the Psychological study of GLBT Issues. Dr. Scheidt served as a member of the Convention Program Selection committee for GLBT topics for the 2013 APA Annual Convention. Dr. Scheidt serves as an invited member of the APA Division of Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse. Dr. Scheidt is a member of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science. Furthermore, Dr. Scheidt was recently elected as member of the Board of Directors of Pridelines, which is a nonprofit organization that works to support, educate, and provide a safe space for GLBT youth throughout South Florida.
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Learning Disabilities
 Addiction / Drug Rehab  Life and Wellness Coaching
 Adolescents  Life Transitions
 Adoption  Loneliness
 Anger Management  Marriage & Family Therapy
 Anxiety and Panic  Marriage Counseling
 Arts Therapy (Expressive)  Men's Issues
 Asperger's Syndrome  Neuropsychological Evaluation / Testing
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Bicultural Difficulties  Online / Video / Teletherapy
 Body Image Issues  Pet Therapy
 Caregiver Issues  Play Therapy
 Children's Counseling  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Chronic Illness  Premarital Counseling
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Problem Gambling
 Couples Therapy  Psychoanalysis
 Depression  Psychological Evaluation / Testing
 Divorce  Psychopharmacology
 Domestic Violence  Relationship Issues
 Eating Disorders  Religious Counseling
 Educational Therapy  Self Esteem Issues
 Gay or Lesbian Issues  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Gender Identity / Transgenderism  Sexual Dysfunction
 Gifted / Talented Issues  Stress Management
 Grief and Loss  Trauma and PTSD
 Group Therapy  Women's Issues
 Herpes and STD Counseling  Work and Career Issues
 Hypnotherapy
Certifications
 Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.)
Education/Training
University of Nebraska at Lincoln BA- Spanish Literature
University of Nebraska at Lincoln BA- Latin American Studies
Carlos Albizu University- MS- General Psychology
Florida International University- Doctoral Psychology Internship
Carlos Albizu University- PsyD. Clinical Psychology
Institute for Integrative Nutrition- Certified Health Coach
Memberships
American Psychological Association
Florida Psychological Association
American Association of Drugless Practitioners
APA Division on Substance Abuse and Psychopharmacology
APA Division of the Study of Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues
Association for Behavioral Contextual Science
Other Languages
Spanish
Payments Accepted
Cash, Check, Credit, Insurance
Hours:Daytime and Evening Appointments available
Cost/Session:120-180
License:IMH8227
Location
407 Lincoln Rd.
Suite 6K
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