Last edited 12/11/2023

Nizel Fernandez LMHC

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?

Nizel Fernandez is a licensed mental health counselor who has been practicing since 2004. She graduated with a psychology degree from Universidad Iberoamericana, a Master's degree in Family Therapy from Universidad Catolica de Santo Domingo, and a Ph.D. in Family and community studies from Clemson University. She has completed specializations in therapeutic interventions, systemic- psych-evaluation, play therapy, and trauma-informed CPP. Nizel believes in focusing on individual strengths and accompanying clients through self-reflection in their healing process. Nizel's approach is built around resilience capacities creating a safe therapeutic space to explore emotions, values, and thoughts. Nizel enjoys baking, painting, and listening to music in her spare time. She is passionate about building joy and being intentional about self-care practices.




LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise





Child mental health

LGBTQIA related issues

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Pregnancy, perinatal, & postpartum issues

In-Network Insurance


Florida Blue

Cigna EAP

Evernorth Health Services



New Directions


Adults (25-65)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • Florida, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, MH16558


Clemson University

Online Therapy

Office at 1530 Celebration Blvd, Celebration, FL

Frequently Asked Questions About Nizel Fernandez, LMHC

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

Is Nizel Fernandez accepting new clients?

Yes, Nizel Fernandez is accepting new clients for online therapy in Florida and in-person appointments at 1530 Celebration Blvd, Suite s, Celebration, FL, 34747.

Does Nizel Fernandez accept insurance?

Yes, Nizel Fernandez accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP, Evernorth Health Services, Florida Blue, Humana, Lucet and New Directions.

Does Nizel Fernandez offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Nizel Fernandez offers in-person appointments at 1530 Celebration Blvd, Suite s, Celebration, FL, 34747.

Does Nizel Fernandez offer online therapy?

Yes, Nizel Fernandez offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Florida.

How quickly can I see Nizel Fernandez?

Nizel Fernandez 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 Nizel Fernandez speak?

Nizel Fernandez conducts therapy sessions in English and Spanish.

Can I book an appointment with Nizel Fernandez online?

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