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AFFORDABLE COUNSELING CENTER FLORIDA - LIVE THE LIFE THAT YOU KNOW YOU DESERVE AFFORDABLY
 
Phone: 813-244-1251
OR 813-260-8892
 
Email: starpointcenter@aol.com

Hours:
Mon - Fri: 12PM - 8PM
Sat: 10AM - 3PM
Sun: Closed

207 W. Morgan St. Brandon, FL. 33510

419 W. Platt St. Tampa, FL. 33606


Tampa Location of Affordable Counseling Center Florida



Affordable Counseling Center is the sister company of Star Point Counseling Center with the purpose of providing the same counseling services and therapy as Star Point at a fraction of the cost. 
 
  He will answer any questions you may have regarding counseling services and the sliding scale. Sam will help you set up your appointment in an easy, friendly, and manner.

Clarissa Crystal-Belle, LMHC Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), is Co-Founder and Executive Clinical Director at Affordable Counseling Center and Star Point Counseling Center. She has over 20 years of clinical therapy experience and has been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) since 1997. Clarissa is also a Qualified Supervisor.

With Clarissa's extensive experience providing counseling and therapy and supervising Registered Intern's cases for children, teens, individuals, couples and families, she has helped countless numbers of people with marriage counseling, couples counseling, family dynamics counseling, children's issues, depression, stress, anxiety, relationship counseling, separation and divorce, grief and loss, parenting skills, PTSD, repeated negative behavior and addictions.

Clarissa and her associates at Star Point Counseling Center are focused on providing highly effective counseling techniques in the BrandonTampa
St. PetersburgClearwater, Riverview, Plant City, New Tampa, South Tampa, Carrollwood, Seffner, Valrico, Ruskin, and Apollo Beach areas in a relaxed atmosphere of acceptance and compassion. 

Clarissa recently published a new book called Therapy in Action.  She takes on the toughest, neediest kids and families in her role as a therapist for troubled children.  In this fascinating glimpse into real-life case studies, Clarissa seeks to “awaken the reader to a new way of looking at this population and a more effective way to address their needs.”  
 

THE SLIDING SCALE
PROOF OF INCOME REQUIRED FOR SLIDING SCALE (PAY STUB)
UNDER $25,000 PER YEAR IS $55 PER SESSION (REGISTERED MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR INTERN)
$25,000 TO $35,000 IS $60 PER SESSION (REGISTERED MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR INTERN)
$35000 TO $50,000 IS $65 PER SESSION (REGISTERED MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELOR INTERN)
UP TO $55,000 IS $75 PER SESSION ( LMHC, LCSW or LMFT)
$55,000 TO $75,000 IS $85 PER SESSION (LMHC, LCSW or LMFT)
OVER $75,000 IS $100 PER SESSION (LMHC, LCSW or LMFT)

Clarissa Crystal-Belle, LMHC specializes in children, teens, couples, relationship family dynamics, along with all of the services on our counseling services page.  Clarissa's normal fee is $120 per session.
 
We have a sliding scale from $55-$100 depending on annual household income.  Proof of income required for sliding scale.  We can see you the day you call or whenever possible.  We have evening appointments available and weekends by appointment.
 
We require a $25 deposit by Visa or Master Card to set an appointment. We only run the card if you cancel, or do not show up. 

Our normal fee for a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) is $100 per session.  However, with our sliding scale rates, it is $75-$100 per session - depending on your household income. We have an L.M.H.C. who speaks fluent Spanish.

We also have Registered Interns and Mental Health Counselor Interns that work under the direct supervision of our Executive Clinical Director, Clarissa Crystal-Belle, LMHC; they provide similar counseling services.  The fee to see a Registered Intern is $55-$70 on a sliding scale.  Proof of income is required for sliding scale (pay stub or another form of income).
 All Registered Interns have to complete to get their Masters Degree and have to complete a Registered Internship and pass a State Board Exam to become Licensed.

No insurance required. We do accept BCBS, United Health Care, Humana, Cigna, Mutual of Omaha EAP, Mehra EAP. once insurance is billed the insurance company has the legal right to review your file and case notes, this is a lesser degree of privacy and it could people applying for jobs in certain industries and the military.



Counseling Services:
 


At Affordable Counseling Center, there are two convenient locations for you to choose from in Brandon FL. and Tampa FL., whether you reside in St. Petersburg FL., Clearwater FL., Largo FL, New Tampa FL., Wesley Chapel FL., Riverview FL., Plant City FL., Ruskin FL., Carrollwood FL., Town & Country FL or Apollo Beach FL.. 
 
We can help individuals who do not have insurance or have high deductible's to get the help they are looking for at an affordable cost. We have a sliding scale from $55 to $120 per session. Our sliding scale depends on what level therapist you see and your income. It is the same cost for couples counseling, marriage counseling or family counseling.

We provide counseling service to individuals, couples, families, children, teens, and adults with any type of concern. We help you build tools as well as help design and implement individualized goals and objectives, help you sort out beliefs, thoughts, and behavior patterns that may be hindering you in your relationship(s) whether at the or in other areas of your life. We show you how to apply tools, skills, and strategies that are therapeutically designed to guide you toward a more fulfilling life experience.
 
We have the tools you need for managing pain, anxiety, disappointment, frustration, hopelessness or anger resulting from circumstances that interfere in your achieving a balanced and fulfilling lifestyle. By working together, we will show you how to set and achieve goals and objectives, therapeutically designed to meet your needs that will allow you to live the life you know that you deserve.


 
Affordable Counseling Center is the sister company of Star Point Counseling Center with the purpose of providing the same counseling services and therapy as Star Point at a fraction of the cost. 
 

Brandon Office:
 207 W. Morgan St.
Brandon, Florida 33510
 
Tampa Office:
 419 West Platt Street
Tampa, Florida 33606
 
Phone: 813-244-1251
OR 813-260-8892
 

 
 
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