Darleena Cozzo

1217 Oak Park Ave Norfok Avenue, VA 23503 US

About Me

Darleena's style is warm and professional and, at the same time, passionate and committed to you and your relationships. Darleena is a dedicated clinical counselor and therapist with a proven record of experience providing comprehensive behavioral health services in flexible formats to a diverse client base. Bringing specialized expertise providing services in areas including: Military Family Life Counseling (MLFC), Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), marital/family issues, relationship issues, depression, and anger management. Experience utilizing a holistic approach to treatment and long-term recovery, including addressing the medical, psychological, social, family and behavioral factors that influence and perpetrate complex and chronic health conditions.

Darleena's expertise in areas including:

•  Providing individual, group, and family counseling; assessing client needs/concerns; developing trusting

relationships; establishing treatment plans and protocols; establishing/maintaining treatment alliances; and coordinating services with community and social service agencies.

    •  Providing education in areas including recovery, community resources, life skills,   and family/social interaction with experience instructing in both individualized/group environments, encouraging growth, assisting clients in developing self-reliance/confidence, and improving skills to achieve treatment goals.

    •  Establishing strong rapport with clients and creating an environment of trust, openness, and dialogue.

    •  Assisting military service members (Active, Guard, Reserve, Veterans) and their families coping with the challenges of military life, deployment return, and reintegration.


Hobbies: Writing poetry, artwork, singing, outdoor recreational activites and riding Harleys.



Qualifications

Experience

Darleena Cozzo, is a licensed professional counselor in Norfolk, VA who has over 30 years of experience in the social services field.

Education

Columbia State Community College , Associates of Sciences. Emphasis: Sociology, Nursing.


Martin Methodist University, Bachelors of Science in Psychology and Human Resources.


Argosy University, Master of Arts , Licensed Professional Counselor: Emphasis in clinical psychology.


Walden University. Doctorate of Education. Completing disertation.

Calsouthern University Clinical Psychology. In process.

Specialties

  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Marriage and Relationship Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Anxiety and Depression