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Mental Health in Lakeland and Polk County

Knowing when to seek treatment for your mental health or your child’s mental health is important for families. Licensed mental health counselors, therapists, psychologists and psychiatrists are available to talk with you and help get to the root of your feelings or unexplained behavior.

Visit our HEALTH + WELLNESS GUIDE for additional healthcare articles and more information on local hospitals, orthodontists, and other Healthcare Providers in Lakeland + Polk County.

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Lakeland Regional Health

Lakeland Regional Health is Lakeland’s hospital and also offers many other services for your family’s health.

Some specific services for children + families include:

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Lakeland Regional Health is more than just a hospital. The LRH Physician Group provides care in over 20 specialties at convenient locations throughout Polk County. LRH is home to highly skilled OB-Gyn physicians, certified nurse midwives and a compassionate care team offering expert obstetric and gynecologic care in a comfortable, nurturing environment, located right at the Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children.  They provide complete prenatal and birthing care from your pregnancy all the way through delivery.

Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children
With approximately 3,100 deliveries each year, Lakeland Regional Health is experienced in welcoming babies into the world. The Carol Jenkins Barnett Pavilion for Women and Children with its contemporary design and state-of-the-art technology, is why Lakeland Regional Health is your ideal childbirth destination. Take a virtual tour of the Pavilion or sign up for a free Labor & Delivery Tour to take a closer look at their rooms and services.

Children’s Emergency Department + Pediatric ICU
You’ll also find a dedicated Children’s Emergency Department and Pediatric ICU at the hospital. They also offer classes for childbirth, nursing, and caring for a newborn.

Pediatricians
LRH is home to multiple board-certified pediatricians and board-certified nurse practitioners (APRN) who provide care in Lakeland and Winter Haven. LRH partners with Nemours Children’s Health System pediatric specialists.

Center for Fetal Care
For women with a high-risk pregnancy or other underlying conditions, the Center for Fetal Care provides specialized evaluations and consultations. They use advanced technology and testing to give you peace of mind and to achieve the best possible outcome for both you and your baby.

Classes for New Parents
LRH offers a variety of classes for soon-to-be parents and those planning to become pregnant. Class topics include: Breastfeeding, Newborn Care, Prepared Childbirth, and New Parent 101. Click here to see upcoming classes.

See our articles about Lakeland Regional Health.

3D Ultrasound Services | Breastfeeding + Lactation Consultants | Child Behavior + Developmental Evaluations | Emergency Rooms + Hospitals | Hearing Tests + Speech Therapy | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Midwives + Birth Centers | Nutrition | OB-GYN Doctors | Obstetrics + Women's Hospitals
1324 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
3030 Harden Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33803
3015 Lakeland Highlands Road, Lakeland, Florida 33803
4710 Florida Avenue South, Lakeland, Florida 33813
130 Pablo Street, Lakeland, Florida 33803
430 East Central Avenue, Winter Haven, Florida 33880
3525 Lakeland Hills Boulevard, Lakeland, Florida 33805
300 Parkview Place, Lakeland, Florida 33805
ABC Mental Health & Relationship Counseling

Yilmaz Taskin, MA, LMHC, MFT – As a certified Marriage & Family Therapist and Licensed Mental Health Counselor, I offer a non-judgmental and empathetic approach in a safe & supportive environment. With the experience I’ve gained over the years, I can be very helpful. I’ve counseled children, teenagers, adults, families and couples in both individual & group settings.

Mental Health Counseling + Therapists
5300 Florida Avenue South, Lakeland, Florida 33813
Full Circle Counseling & Wellness, LLC

Hello! My name is Meagan Presnell. I specialize in individual counseling for moms and women experiencing a variety of things related to stress, depression, anxiety, adjustment to pregnancy, adjustment to parenthood, infertility, pregnancy loss, and LGBTQ support. I would love to work with you to help you get unstuck and feeling happier and healthier so you can care for yourself and others.

Mental Health Counseling + Therapists
2033 East Edgewood Drive, Lakeland, Florida 33803
Lakeland Psychology

Lakeland Psychology is the private psychological practice of Dr. Suzanne Lavelle and associates.  Dr. Lavelle provides psychological assessment for children, teens and adults.  She also provides treatment planning and psychotherapy, as well as consultations for other clinicians and professionals.  Free telephone consultations are offered.

Child Behavior + Developmental Evaluations | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists
625 Commerce Drive, Lakeland, Florida 33813
LVIM - Lakeland Volunteers in Medicine

Lakeland Volunteers in Medicine (LVIM) is a volunteer-run health care center that provides free, high-quality medical, dental, and mental health care to the working uninsured of Polk County.
-Are you a Polk County resident?
-Are you uninsured?
-Is your income below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level (FPL)?*
-Are you employed or a full-time student?
If you answered YES to these four questions, we’d love to welcome you to the LVIM Circle of Caring! Please call 863.688.LVIM (x104 or x105) to schedule your eligibility screening today! You can also visit their website for more information.
(*For Example, The income of a family of four cannot exceed $51,500 dollars)

Family Dentists | Low-Cost Health Care + Dental Care | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Primary Care Doctors | Volunteer Opportunities Available
600 West Peachtree Street, Lakeland, Florida 33815
Peace River Center

Peace River Center provides an array of mental and behavioral health services as well as domestic violence shelters, and a Rape Recovery and Resource Center.

24-hour Crisis Line: (863) 519-3744
Lakeland 24-hour Domestic Violence Line: (863) 413-2700

Services include: Mental health, victim services, substance abuse treatment, crisis services, club success, and more.

Domestic Violence | Donation Locations | Mental Health + Crisis Resources | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Volunteer Opportunities Available | Youth Services
Psychological Associates of Central Florida

Psychological Associates of Central Florida is a mental health clinic providing services for children, adolescents, adults, parents, and couples. Psychological Services are offered for: ADHD/ADD, Autism/Developmental Disorders, Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Behavioral Disorders, Relationship difficulties, Work-related stress, Bullying, and more.

Child Behavior + Developmental Evaluations | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Special Needs Support Groups
5424 Strickland Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33812
1 North Scenic Highway, Lake Wales, Florida 33853
Star Psychology, LLC

Star Psychology, LLC is a school psychological practice specializing in psychoeducational evaluations, therapy for children/adolescents and parent-child interactive therapy. Dr. Shey provides individualized and comprehensive services that best fit your family’s needs.

Child Behavior + Developmental Evaluations | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists
464 West Pipkin Road, Lakeland, Florida 33813
Walk With Hope, LLC

Walk with Hope offers therapy services to individuals, couples, and families in Lakeland and surrounding areas of Central Florida.

Mental Health Counseling + Therapists
215 East Bay Street, Lakeland, Florida 33801
Watson Clinic

One of the largest medical clinics in the southeast, Watson Clinic LLP features over 220 board-certified physicians practicing 40 specialties in 19 convenient locations throughout Lakeland and surrounding communities. Visit our website for a full list of locations. Urgent Care and Walk In Clinics available at Highlands location and Main Clinic.

Hearing Tests + Speech Therapy | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Nutrition | OB-GYN Doctors | Pediatricians | Pregnancy + Childbirth Classes | Primary Care Doctors | Therapy - Occupational + Physical | Walk-In Clinics + Urgent Care
1600 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33805
1755 North Florida Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33805
2300 County Road 540A, Lakeland, Florida 33813
Women's Resource Center

Women’s Resource Center of Florida helps women and their families during times of crisis and transition. Services include domestic violence support, crisis intervention, financial fitness classes, interview skills, interview clothing, computer skills, job training, and more.

Donations welcome – diapers and pull-ups, formula, baby wipes, baby shampoo, teething gel, soap, deodorant, bath products, feminine products, toiletries, toothbrush and toothpaste, non-perishable food. Volunteer opportunities are also available – visit the website for details.

Domestic Violence | Donation Locations | Mental Health + Crisis Resources | Mental Health Counseling + Therapists | Supplies + Financial Aid | Volunteer Opportunities Available
165 Avenue A Northwest, Winter Haven, Florida 33881