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Theodore Champagne LMHC

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In what ways have your personal experiences influenced your work with your clients?

As a neurodivergent nonbinary counselor, my personal experiences strongly inspire my choices as a counselor! I view my clients as my peers and believe in the power of sharing our lived experiences. I've found that my personal experiences have eliminated the stigma that many people have around neurodivergence and the LGBTQIA+ community so that I'm able to approach my clients with honesty and appreciation. I always try to remember my experiences in counseling growing up and strive to find new and innovative ways to approach the counseling space that solve many issues I remember facing.

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

As someone with a background in theatre, I am often asked what inspired me to become a counselor! I've always been passionate about having tough conversations and celebrating the diversity found within human experiences. While theatre does this in a universal way, counseling does this on a very personal level. When I realized the gaps in care provided to nonbinary and autistic individuals, I was inspired to turn my social justice efforts from the stage into the counseling world!

What’s the most profound, insightful, or interesting thing you’ve learned as a mental health professional?

One of the most insightful things I've learned as a mental health professional is how important the power of connection is! When you conduct research into counseling techniques and therapeutic modalities, all of the research shows that the therapeutic relationship is truly what determines whether the counseling process is effective. This is why I always stress to potential clients the importance of connecting with your therapist and I've found that this not only influences outcomes but makes the process more fun!

Identity

Gender

Non-binary / Genderfluid

Sexuality

Asexual, Queer

Group Identities

LGBTQIA+

Other Identities

Neurodivergent, Living with Autism, Living with a chronic disease

Specialties

Autism spectrum disorder

Chronic illness

Gender identity & transgender health

LGBTQIA related issues

Neurodiversity

General Expertise

Anxiety

Self-Esteem

ADHD

Artists' mental health

Body image issues

Dissociative disorders

Life coaching

Life transitions

Fees

First Session$90
Individual Therapy$90

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy

Clientele

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Strength Based Therapy

Existential Therapy

Narrative Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Licensure

  • Florida, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, MH21448

Education

M.A Clinical Mental Health Counseling, University of Central Florida, 2020

Work History

After graduation, I worked at a group practice serving individuals ages 13 and up who had a wide variety of presenting problems. I moved to my own private practice in 2021 so that I could focus on clients who are part of the LGBTQIA+ community and/or the neurodivergent community! I'm passionate about working with populations in which I have lived experience and believe in transforming what counseling looks like for these communities. I am also working towards my Ph.D. in counselor education and supervision in the hopes of becoming a professor and educating future counselors on best practices for working with clients from these groups.

Frequently Asked Questions About Theodore Champagne, LMHC

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

Is Theodore Champagne accepting new clients?

Yes, Theodore Champagne is accepting new clients.

Does Theodore Champagne accept insurance?

No, Theodore Champagne does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Theodore Champagne offer?

Theodore Champagne offers therapy for individuals.

Does Theodore Champagne offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Florida can book Theodore Champagne for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Theodore Champagne offer online therapy?

Yes, Theodore Champagne offers online therapy to people in Florida.

How quickly can I see Theodore Champagne?

Theodore Champagne 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 Theodore Champagne speak?

Theodore Champagne conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Theodore Champagne online?

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

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