Geralyn Dexter, LMHC

Geralyn Dexter, LMHC

Author

Expertise

Mental health

Education

University of Florida, Nova Southeastern University

Highlights

"The power to heal and transform our lives is within all of us. My goal is to create mental health and health-related content that helps others explore their well-being and identify ways to best take care of themselves." 

— Geralyn Dexter, LMHC

Experience

Geralyn began working in the mental health field in 2011. As a therapist, she's served in various mental health settings, including outpatient, community-based, and telehealth environments. Previously, she was a co-chair for the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance's (DBSA) Young Adult Council. In addition, Geralyn was featured in DBSA's Young Adult Podcast Series. 

Geralyn started writing mental health and wellness-related content in 2013. As a staff writer at GenTwenty, Geralyn wrote articles about self-care and self-improvement geared toward people navigating their twenties. At HealthyPlace.com, Geralyn wrote and published articles related to managing bipolar disorder. 

Education

Geralyn has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Florida and a Masters of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Nova Southeastern University.

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