Caitlin Labrador is the Clinical Director and a Primary Therapist in both our Jacksonville and St. Augustine, Florida locations. Caitlin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), a National Certified Intervention Professional (NCIP) and a Certified First Responder Counselor (CFRC). In addition, she is a Qualified Supervisor for the state of Florida helping unlicensed therapists work towards obtaining state licensure. Caitlin specializes in treating individuals in safety-sensitive positions such as medical professionals and first responders.
Caitlin earned her Bachelor of Social Work and Master of Social Work with a focus on Military Social Work from the University of Central Florida. She has been practicing therapy for over ten years and has worked across a spectrum of settings from inpatient crisis stabilization to outpatient mental health therapy, working with both children and adults.
When working with patients, Caitlin utilizes evidence-based treatment approaches such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Enhancement Therapy and aspects of traditional Behavioral Therapy. Her therapeutic outlook is heavily influenced by Brene Brown and Irvin Yalom.
Caitlin is a mom, fitness enthusiast and dog lover. She believes in the importance of taking the time to identify areas of growth and celebrate progress towards change, regardless of how small. Acknowledging you need help and taking steps toward accessing treatment can be overwhelming. She encourages you to challenge your perspective and see treatment as an opportunity to explore, find support and work towards healing.