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New Directions Counseling, LLC

1316 S. Hiawassee Rd Apt. 131

Orlando FL 32835


Ph:407-334-8052          Fax: 407-641-2984

Supervisor Spotlight:  My most recent award is FMHCA (Florida Mental Health Counselors Association) 2019 Counselor Educator of the Year that was presented 2 weekends ago at the FMHCA conference in Lake Mary FL.  I am creating a curriculum to be a Qualified Supervisor Trainer and currently meet with 5 interns.  I have worked with over 20 to this date.  This month I will launch my first podcast: The Counselor Intern Experience which will highlight LMHC test preparation, face to face counseling tips, clients issues to be discussed.  I also do test retake for interns in other states and have a 100 % pass rating so far.  I am available 5 days a week in my Orlando office or online and currently accepting interns.  You can visit my website at for contact information

Scott Jones LMHC/CAP/Q.Supervisor

Owner-New Directions Counseling in private practice


Ekiuwa Norelus

License Number: SW 11140

Degrees/ Certification: MSW, LCSW, AFACAPP, CCTP, QS

18411 NW 2nd Avenue, Suite 216, Miami, Florida 33169

Phone Number: 786-655-7300


Practice Website (Under Construction): www.

Email Address:

Supervisor Spotlight: God called me to be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Qualified Supervisor with the State of Florida who is a Board Certified Psychotherapist, a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Certified in Elderly Care and Treatment, and Certified Crisis Responder. My specialty includes but is not limited to providing individual therapy, family therapy, pre-marital/couples therapy, culturally competent care, crisis counseling, court reporting, clinical supervision, and consultations. I am an expert in the treatment of children and families, adults, the elderly, veterans, and court-ordered individuals.

Clinical Experience: 17 years of experience in providing trauma informed care and evidenced based treatment to clients from birth to the end of life.  Extensive experience in providing mental health counseling in Day care centers, Head Start Programs, Miami Dade County Public Schools, private schools and Charter Schools, Alternative Schools, Colleges, Universities,  Assisted Living Facilities, nursing homes, hospitals, shelters,  community mental health agencies and in homes. Forensic Social Work experience in children’s court, adult court, Jail Diversion Programs, Department of Juvenile Justice, community action agencies, and police departments in Miami Dade County and Broward County.

Extensive clinical work experience, clinical trainings and collaboration with Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Licensed Clinical Social Workers, Medical Doctors, and multiple healthcare professionals.

Specialty: Biopsychosocial assessments Mental Health Screenings Treatment Planning Individual Therapy Family Therapy Group Therapy Psychoeducational Groups Social Skills Training Behavioral Problems Family Problems Teen Violence Peer Relationships Relationship Issues School Issues Self Esteem Self-Harming Sexual Abuse Stress Suicidal Ideation All forms of Trauma –Physical Abuse, Sexual Abuse, Molestation, Rape, Emotional Abuse, Child Trafficking Specializations: *ADHD *Anger Management *Anxiety *Depression *Bipolar Disorder *Career Counseling *Child or Adolescence *Coping Skills *Domestic Abuse * Family Conflict *Grief/Loss- Death of loved ones, pets, *Children of incarcerated parents *Children in foster care *Adopted children *Eating Disorders *Oppositional Defiance *Conduct Disorder *Oppositional Disorder *Schizophrenia/Psychosis *Effective Parenting *Effective Disciplining Techniques *


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