Dr. Rachel Rowitt, Ed.D., LMHC, CAP

Christian Counseling, Addictions Counseling, Bipolar Disorder

Christian Counseling, Addictions Expert & EMDR Therapy

Dr. Rachel Rowitt is a doctorate-level Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Certified Addictions Professional and Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor with years of experience in managing mental health and substance abuse programs and 16 years practicing psychology. She has been recognized for team building, mentoring, leadership skills and clinical skills. She has also worked as an adjunct professor for Trinity International University.


Dr. Rowitt practices Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and EMDR Therapy. She believes that therapy should be used as a resource for support through life transitions. Her solution focused approach helps her clients learn how to make changes that are long lasting. She is an expert in addiction recovery studying the effects of alcoholism/addiction and the facets of permanent recovery.

  

Dr. Rowitt specializes in working with families of young adults who suffer from addiction and mental health issues. Her accumulated years of working closely with psychiatrists, in psychiatric and addiction hospital settings and continued growth and education give her an unmerited knowledge, ability and wealth of resources.


Her specialties include:

  • Addiction
  • Alcoholism
  • Anger/Anxiety
  • Bipolar 
  • Depression
  • Grief and Loss
  • Relationship Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Phobias

Professional Experience

Education

Doctorate of Education in Counseling Psychology  Argosy University, 2013

Master's in Mental Health Counseling 

 Nova Southeastern University, 2003

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology  

University of Central Florida, 2001

License and Certifications

 Licensed Mental Health Counselor #8672 

Certified Addiction Professional #4402 

Qualified Supervisor for Mental Health Counseling Interns  

Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor

Trainings

EMDR - EMDR International Association - Boca Raton, Fl. (May 2019 - 5 days)

  Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

       Chain Analysis (November 2018)

             Basic Foundation (December 2015)

Smart Marriage Conference 

       Orlando, FL (June 2009- 4 days)

     Denver, CO (June 2007- 5 days)


Clinical Experience

Director of Outpatient Services & Therapist  

Lifeskills South Florida, 2013-2016

Content Writer Internet Marketing 

Lakeview Health Systems, 2011-2013

Owner and Psychotherapist 

Grace Counseling, Inc., 2008-Present

Outpatient Weekend Supervisor  

Ft. Lauderdale Hospital, 2007-2008

Director of Family Services

Lifeskills of Boca Raton, 2006-2007

Primary Therapist 

High Point Treatment Center, 2003-2006

Volunteer and Supported Organizations