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Our Counselors

Karin Painter

Karin Painter, LMHC, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Karin Painter is a mental health professional who has been working with children, adolescents, adults, and families for 11+ years. She obtained her bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida in 2007 and her master’s degree from Nova Southeastern University in 2012.

She started out working with multiple non-profit organizations in Brevard County, FL. She has worked with patient’s in need of medication management to help control mood disorders, impulse control disorders, co-occurring disorders, and mental health stability. Before that, she worked at a substance abuse facility where she led/facilitated groups and provided individual counseling.

Karin Painter provides a non-judgemental, safe, and compassionate environment for you to feel comfortable. She uses a CBT approach, but also incorporates mindfulness which has been proven to bring benefits to your physical, social, and psychological wellbeing. Karin specializes in ADHD/ADD, substance abuse, anger management, anxiety, depression, stress management, PTSD, Bipolar disorder, and life coaching. We all can be overwhelmed with a variety of life's issues daily and therapy can help you in dealing with those struggles. The journey to living a happier life can start today with just a simple phone call.

Accepts Private Pay and the following insurance: Cigna, Magellan (Health First), Aetna, and United Health Care.

Make an appointment now. Or email Karin at kp.oceanbreeze@gmail.com.

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"I believe that it is important to invest in your future. You can take life back into your own hands and I hope to assist you to move forward in a healthy way." -Karin Painter

Jeannie Lano

Jeannie Lano, MA, LMHC

Jeannie Lano is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who is compassionate about assisting others in identifying unhealthy thinking and behavior patterns and guides them to make more healthy choices, therefore, improving the overall quality of life. 

Counseling is provided in a safe atmosphere where clients are empowered to gain and utilize skills to solve their problems and relieve emotional suffering.

She received her Bachelor's in Social Work, from the University of Central Florida, in 2004, and her Masters in Mental Health Counseling and School Guidance Counseling, from Webster University, in 2008.

Jeannie is an empathic listener who provides supportive counseling, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for adults to address an array of issues, such as; Anxiety, Depression, Grief/Loss, Life Changes, Stress, Self-esteem, ADHD, and Women's Issues.

Accepts Private Pay and the following insurance: Cigna, Magellan (Health First), Aetna, United Health Care, and Blue Cross Blue Shield.

Make an appointment now. Or email Jeannie at JLano.oceanbreeze@gmail.com

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It shows courage in asking for extra help and support, to get through life’s many challenges. Each client I work with will be shown great respect and will be empowered to take responsibility in creating greater self-awareness, increase coping skills to enhance resilience, and modify their lives resulting in healthier overall well being.” -Jeannie Lano

Francesca Basinger

Francesca Basinger LMHC, Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Francesca Basinger has been working in the mental health field for 4 years with experience in multiple community-based mental health organizations in Central Florida. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications from the University of South Florida in 2013 and her Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from University of Central Florida in 2020.

Francesca has experience with a diverse population of adults with a wide range of concerns including mood disorders, depression, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, cultural issues, adjustment and transitions, identity concerns, self-esteem, and emotional regulation. She provides therapy in an unbiased, safe, and healing environment utilizing Cognitive Behavioral therapy and mindfulness techniques to help you challenge unhealthy behavioral patterns as a tool to build a happier life within yourself.

Accepts Private Pay and the following insurance: Aetna, Cigna, United Health Care/Optum, CompPsych EAP, Cigna EAP, and PAS EAP. 

Make an appointment now. Or email Francesca Basinger at Fb.oceanbreeze@gmail.com

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"I believe in the growth of each client that walks into my office, and I am dedicated to helping them achieve the best possible outcome for their lives based on their own individualized needs. I am excited to help support and empower you on this journey!" -Francesca Basinger

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