Last edited 12/11/2023

Eric Downes MD

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Eric Downes is a psychiatrist who joined LifeStance Health in August of 2019 with a focus on outpatient psychiatry. He completed his general psychiatry residency at the University of Florida. Prior to that he completed medical school at Florida Atlantic University. In his spare time he enjoys swimming, spending time with his wife, and traveling.



LGBTQIA related issues

Medication Management

General Expertise



Bipolar disorder

Sleep & insomnia issues

LGBTQIA related issues

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Pregnancy, perinatal, & postpartum issues

Psychotic Disorders

In-Network Insurance


Florida Blue

Cigna EAP

Evernorth Health Services





Adults (25-65)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • Florida, Medical Doctor, ME135393


University of Florida

Florida Atlantic University

University of Florida

Online Therapy

Office at 10125 West Colonial Drive, Ocoee, FL

Frequently Asked Questions About Eric Downes, MD

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Eric Downes, MD, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Eric Downes accepting new clients?

Yes, Eric Downes is accepting new clients for online therapy in Florida and in-person appointments at 10125 West Colonial Drive, Ocoee, FL, 34761.

Does Eric Downes accept insurance?

Yes, Eric Downes accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP, Evernorth Health Services, Florida Blue, Humana, Lucet and Optum.

Does Eric Downes offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Eric Downes offers in-person appointments at 10125 West Colonial Drive, Ocoee, FL, 34761.

Does Eric Downes offer online therapy?

Yes, Eric Downes offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Florida.

How quickly can I see Eric Downes?

Eric Downes typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Eric Downes speak?

Eric Downes conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Eric Downes online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Eric Downes online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.