Dexter Rogers, LMHC

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Dexter Rogers is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with a goal to create safe, affirming, and non-judgmental space for his clients.  He enjoys working with wide range of clients from adolescents and adults, to couples and families.  Dexter is adept at working with a variety of issues including anxiety, depression, grief,  ADHD, and relationship concerns. He is a sex-positive, LGBTQ+, kink, and poly affirmative therapist.

Dexter takes a systemic approach to counseling, taking into account both individual and relational concerns.  He uses IFS (Internal Family Systems), mindfulness-based interventions, and DBT skills to help clients navigate difficult life situations. These interventions encourage self-exploration and growth both internally and in relationships with family, friends, and partners. Additionally he is trained in EMDR therapy to work with trauma and CBT-ERP to work with OCD. 

Before transitioning to counseling, Dexter was an educator and theater professional. His background enables him to incorporate unique skills and perspectives that facilitate improved familial and relational communication. He received his M.Ed. and Ed.S. degrees in Marriage and Family Counseling from the University of Florida. There, he spent his clinical time working at UF Health Springhill providing counseling to a wide range of clients, both inpatient and outpatient.