About Our Team

Enrique Coizeau - Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Henri Coizeau, Psy.D., LMHC

Dr. Coizeau is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the State of Florida and is experienced in both individual and group counseling. He is co-founder of Alternatives Behavioral Group, Inc. He has presented seminars and workshops on topics including depression, anxiety, addiction, parenting, and co-dependence. Dr. Coizeau has a psychodynamic orientation and has treated patients with a wide variety of disorders including Bipolar, Depression, and Anxiety among others. He has also published with the American Psychological Association (APA). 

Research and Therapeutic Experience:

A Novel Approach to Stimulant Induced Weight Suppression-Counselor

Principal Investigator: James Waxmonsky, M.D.; Director: Jessica Robb, Ph.D.; Secondary supervisor: Lyssette Babocsai, Ph.D

Noven Pharmaceutical Trial-Counselor

Principal Investigator: James Waxmonsky, M.D.; Director: Jessica Robb, Ph.D.

Professional Activity:

President of American Psychological Association's Division 36 Chapter,

Albizu University

 

Published by American Psychological Association, "The Therapeutic Dyad and the Impostor Syndrome," Independent Practitioner, Winter 2017

Education: 

Doctor In Clinical Psychology

Albizu University

 

Master of Science in Psychology: General Psychology

Albizu University

Master of Science in Psychology: Counseling Psychology

Florida International University

Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy

Florida International University

Iris Pitaluga, M.S., LMHC

Iris Pitaluga is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor.   She has been licensed as a mental health professional in the state of Florida since 1995. Iris Pitaluga is co-founder of Alternatives Behavioral Group, Inc.  She has enriched her skills and clinical wisdom through self-education in the areas of biofeedback, brainwave entrainment, neuroplasticity, and alternative medicine.  Iris has been practicing mental health and substance abuse counseling in the State of Florida for over twenty years.  She has assisted people of every age group suffering from a variety of psychological disturbances, trauma, and addictions.  In the last 3 years, she has taken a lead in the treatment of autism and developmental disorders.  Iris is an advocate for education.  She has developed and taught multiple workshops in her community to educate people on mental health and emotional growth.  She is also an instructor of Psychology and Sociology at the New York Film Academy in South Beach, Florida. 

Education:

Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Nova University

Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Indiana State University

Other Professional Licenses:

Certified by NAADAC as a Master Addiction Counselor (MAC)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Erika Acosta, M.S., RMHI

Erika is a Registered Mental Health Intern. Her experience in the psychology and wellness field has led her to develop a holistic therapeutic process. She blends Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), with Mindfulness and Yoga techniques---a modern integrative approach combining Western knowledge with Eastern studies helping others reprogram self-sabotaging behaviors with self-awareness, and healthier habits, while incorporating mindfulness into her practice. 

Education:

 

Master of Science in Counseling Psychology from Florida International University (FIU)

Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Florida International University (FIU)

Other Licenses/Certifications:

200-hour International Yoga Teacher Certification in India

 

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