Dr. Ben Ghozali obtained his Doctor of Clinical Psychology degree from the Florida School of Professional Psychology in 2001. He completed his internship at Park Place Behavioral Health with additional rotations in treating children and adolescents. His residency focused on psychological assessment of children and the treatment of emotional and behavioral disturbances. Dr. Ghozali has previously worked at the University of South Florida Career and Counseling Center, was an adjunct faculty at the Argosy University Mental Health Counseling graduate program, and most recently was an associate at a group practice.
Dr. Ghozali specializes in working with children, adolescents and families, helping them resolve problems involving emotional and/or behavioral issues. He also works with adults and couples, commonly treating a variety of psychological disorders, such as Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder, and Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. A growing part of Dr. Ghozaliís practice involves treatment of problems based on transitions that families experience, such as relocation, divorce, and school changes. He has obtained training in family mediation, development of parenting plans, and is a Qualified Parenting Coordinator.
Parenting coordination deals with post divorce issues such as blended families, visitation resistance, and divided loyalties.
Aside from clinical practice, Dr. Ghozali has been involved in the community by providing professional presentations for parents, families, and school counselors on topics such as parenting strategies, college transition, adolescent personality development, and Aspergerís disorder.
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Clearwater, FL 33756
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