Our Team

Expert Therapists for All Ages
  • Michael T. Smith, Ph.D.

    Michael T. Smith, Ph.D.

    Child and Family Psychology

    Dr. Smith co-founded Family Psychology Associates in 1992. He has been licensed as a Psychologist in the state of Florida since 1987. Dr. Smith works with children of all ages. Parents and other caregivers participate in treatment so he can coach them to take advantage of teaching opportunities at home.  

  • Rose DeMoor Peal

    Rose DeMoor-Peal Ph.D.

    Women and Couples

    Dr. DeMoor-Peal is a co-founder and partner of Family Psychology Associates. She specializes in work with women and couples. Her interests include the developmental challenges of executive women and dual career couples.

  • Jeffrey M George

    Jeffrey M. George, Psy.D.

    Couples and Men

    Jeffrey George is currently the Managing Partner of Family Psychology Associates. He is an expert in Marital Therapy, with certifications from the Gottman Institute and Imago Relationships International.

  • Monta P Smith

    Monta P. Smith, Ed.S.

    Evaluating Learning and Attention Disorders

    Ms. Smith provides developmental and learning evaluations for students of all ages, as well as consultation to schools.  Monta P. Smith received her B.S. degree in Special Education from the University of Alabama in 1976. She then completed her Master’s degree in Specific Learning Disabilities with a specialization in Reading instruction.

  • Christine Bergman

    Christine Bergman L.M.H.C.

    Trauma Recovery Psychotherapist

    Practicing psychotherapy for over 30 years with children, adolescents, adults and families, Christine offers extensive experience and expertise. She is able to address a wide variety of therapy issues and meet the unique needs of each individual and family with skill and compassion.

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    Katherine K. Sherman, Ph.D.

    Child, Adolescent and Health Psychology

    Dr. Sherman is a licensed clinical psychologist who specializes in the assessment and treatment of preschool children, school-aged children, and adolescents. She works with a wide range of developmental problems, including behavioral disorders, AD/HD, anxiety disorders, and adjustment to changes in family life. Dr. Sherman specializes in working with youth with acute and chronic medical Read More