About Nizeli Armas, M.A

Nizeli is a Mental Health Counselor with a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Troy University and a Ph. D candidate in Psychology from Keiser University. Nizeli also holds a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice with a minor in Psychology from Keiser University.

Nizeli has experience working with younger children, adolescents, and adults. Nizeli has spent most of her experience working with children and families, children in foster care, survivors of sexual assault, survivors of domestic violence, and adults who have experienced childhood trauma. She is Certified Adoption Competent and Certified Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapist. Nizeli has worked with families through the adoption process from a trauma-informed approach to assist the family and children with bonding and attachment. Additionally, Nizeli has experience with working with ADHD, behavioral issues, grief and loss, anxiety, depression, divorce/separated families, and mood issues. She enjoys integrating play, art, and mindfulness into her therapeutic approach with children and adolescents.

Nizeli approaches counseling sessions with a non-judgmental curiosity and excitement to get to know you. She is passionate about working with her clients and believes in helping them meet their individual goals using a safe and comfortable environment so the healing process can begin.